The cluster of west African and Caribbean diasporic sounds in the UK deserve a longer stay than a passing moment.
The London MC taps into his west African and Caribbean heritage, and talks to us about the pivot he's made away from street life.
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.
The fusion genre – with acts from J Hus and Donae'O to Afro B – displays the true complexity of black British life, which is important for people like me.
Right behind grime’s globe trotting popularity, a fresh strand of UK music is pumping through iPhones and aux cords up and down the country.