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SKEPTA

SKEPTA [UK]

SKEPTA

Grime/Hip Hop

Joseph Junior Adenuga Jr. (1982) alias Skepta origins from London which is also a base for his defining music genre grim, that emerged from styles like hip hop, UK Garage, or jungle. Skepta is releasing his music via his own label called Boy Better Know and is one of the most iconic legends of the genre. Furthermore, he is known as one of the most significant British artists and future facing fashion icon. With his album „Konnichiwa“, released in 2016, he has earned a thriving success underlined by winning the Mercury Music Prize. His last album „Ignorance Is Bliss“ was released in May 2019 to excellent reviews that spotlighted its London sound and Skepta’s trademark creative style.