Grime MC made his debut appearance on the Pyramid Stage today
The grime MC, whose real name is Joseph Adenuga, was making his debut appearance on the Pyramid Stage, the festival’s main stage, today (Friday, June 24).
Watch footage of Skepta encouraging fans to make a pit beneath.
Skepta was also joined by Novelist on stage during his set.
Fellow grime star Novelist joined him on stage for the track ‘Lyrics’, which features on Skepta’s debut album ‘Konnichiwa’.
Fans watching the performance lit a pink flare in the crowd, while praise flooded in for the rapper online once his set was over.
“@skepta is killing it at #Glasto2016,” wrote one fan, while DJ Benji B said: “Watching @Skepta just light up Glastonbury on the legendary Pyramid stage has lifted my day. Respect.”
Skepta tweeted “”Make it rain on em, pour champagne on em”” shortly after leaving the stage.