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Exclusive – Skepta on A$AP Rocky arrest: “They’ll make an example out of us...

After the recent release of his stellar fifth studio album, 'Ignorance Is Bliss', Skepta has been keeping himself busy on the festival circuit. We find him...

Closing Serbia’s Exit festival, Desiigner danced on NME’s table and Skepta defied the storm

There’s a moment when Desiigner clambers over 10 grand’s worth of TV camera on the dolly in the middle of the arena, looks at...

Listen to Headie One’s new single ‘Back To Basics’ with Skepta

Headie One has today shared a new single, 'Back To Basics' which features Grime rapper Skepta. You can listen below. Read More: The Big...

Schoolboy Q and Skepta lead latest additions to complete Woo Hah! Festival 2019

Skepta and Schoolboy Q are among the rap heroes to complete the line-up for this summer's Woo Hah! Festival. Travis Scott and Stormzy were previously confirmed to headline...

Skepta announces ‘Ignorance Is Bliss’ 2019 UK and Ireland tour

Skepta has announced details of his next UK and European tour for November 2019. The grime icon will hit the road in November in support...
Best rap and hip-hop albums of 2019

The best rap and hip-hop albums of 2019 (so far!)

AJ Tracey - 'AJ Tracey' The arrival of the vibrant 'AJ Tracey' back in February more than delivered on the hype that had been building around...
Pitchfork Paris

Skepta, Charli XCX, and Belle & Sebastian lead names for Pitchfork Paris 2019

The line-up for Pitchfork Paris 2019 has been announced, with the likes of Skepta, Charli XCX, and Belle & Sebastian leading the first raft...
Ellis-Bextor

Sophie Ellis-Bextor wants to perform Skepta song she’s sampled on with him

Sophie Ellis-Bextor has responded to Skepta sampling her hit single ‘Murder On The Dancefloor’ on his new album, ‘Ignorance Is Bliss’. The sample appears...

Skepta – ‘Ignorance Is Bliss’ review

‘Konnichiwa’ seems like a very long time ago. Since Skepta more than deservedly took the Mercury Prize for his fourth album in 2016, the...

Listen to Skepta’s ‘Greaze Mode’, the second single from his upcoming new album

Skepta has released 'Greaze Mode', the second single to be taken from his upcoming new album, 'Ignorance Is Bliss' - listen to the new...