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Gorillaz make a racket with Slowthai and Slaves on new song ‘Momentary Bliss’

Gorillaz have teamed up with Slowthai and Slaves
It's featured in the first episode of Gorillaz' 'Song Machine' series

Song Machine: Gorillaz team up with Slowthai and Slaves for new online series

The trio will debut a new track together in the first episode...

Listen to punchy new Mura Masa and Slowthai song ‘Deal Wiv It’

Slowthai and Mura Masa collaborate on Deal Wiv It
A collaboration between Mura Masa and Slowthai has landed – listen to 'Deal Wiv It' below. Read More: The Big Read – Slowthai: “Is Britain actually great, or are you?” Mura Masa teased the collaboration on Twitter on Tuesday (November 5), writing: "Deal Wit It with @slowthai new track from my upcoming album R.Y.C and official video coming this Thursday." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F0uvt97Xn20&feature=youtu.be The accompanying music...

Pyro, water pistols, Skepta – slowthai’s Brixton Academy show is a statement of arena-sized intent

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At last month's Mercury Prize ceremony, slowthai made one of the most visceral and memorable political statements in music this year, holding a dummy of Boris Johnson's severed head aloft after his performance of 'Doorman'. The Northampton rapper's intense hatred of the Prime Minister has also become a mantra for his young, fired-up fanbase, and choruses of "Fuck Boris!" ring around...

Slowthai on how he was “heartbroken” to pull out of Liam Gallagher tour

Slowthai has spoken of his "heartbreaking" decision to pull out of his upcoming support slot on Liam Gallagher's Autumn tour. The controversial Mercury-nominated rapper was due to join the former Oasis frontman on his solo November arena gigs. However, it later emerged that he had opted out of the shows to instead join Brockhampton on the road in the US. "It's...

Slowthai discusses “brotherhood” with IDLES and says his second album will show “growth”

Slowthai
Slowthai has discussed his “brotherhood” with IDLES and spoken about his plans for his second album. Read more: The Big Read – Slowthai: “Is Britain actually great, or are you?” The Northampton rapper spoke to NME on the red carpet at the 2019 Mercury Music Prize yesterday (September 19). “Yeah, they’re the boys,” he said of fellow nominees IDLES, who were...

Slowthai responds to critics after wielding dummy of Boris Johnson’s severed head at the Mercury Prize

Hyundai Mercury Prize 2019: Slowthai sticks Boris Johnson’s face on a decapitated mannequin
Slowthai has responded to criticism after he performed while holding a dummy of Boris Johnson's decapitated head during the Hyundai Mercury Prize 2019. Read more: The Big Read – Slowthai: “Is Britain actually great, or are you?” The 'Nothing Great About Britain' rapper,  presented the dummy head to the awards show crowd last night (September 19). "Fuck Boris Johnson, fuck everything, and...

Idles open up about their bromance with Slowthai at Hyundai Mercury Prize 2019: “He’s an important voice in the world”

Idles have opened on their bromance with Slowthai, after the two Hyundai Mercury Prize 2019 nominees forged a close friendship over the summer. The Bristol punk band were first seen hanging out with the 'Nothing Great About Britain' star at several festivals after securing their nomination back in July. The love-in then continued tonight (September 19) as Idles referenced Slowthai's 'Doorman'...