A number of clips circulating online painted a story of Slowthai's disappointing behaviour.
We spoke to the Mercury nominee about growing up in Northampton.
Everything that went down at a recent workshop the Northampton rapper held for students taking part in this year's Levi's Music Project.
The Sound City Festival afterparty, co-hosted by us and Levi's, will see sets from Ms Banks, Slowthai, Aystar and a bunch of others.
We spoke to the 23-year-old up and comer about the music he's unearthed, in partnership with YouTube Music and alongside NTS Radio.
If you weren't at our stage on Friday... sorry. We had Octavian, slowthai, Ebenezer, Jaz Karis and Jofi Stone, and, in all honesty, it went off.
For their 18th birthday, the festival will play host to Slowthai and DJ Maximum who join Wiley and Kojo Funds on the UK heavy line-up.