The Rock City archives: 2011

Skepta, Rock City

  • Tuesday 1st November 2011
  • Supported by: Boy Better Know, Angel, Krept & Konan


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Skepta (aka. Joseph Junior Adenuga) is a rapper & producer from London, commonly associated with the North London Grime scene, including Roll Deep and Boy Better Know.

After producing some of Grime biggest anthems (such as 'D.T.I' & 'Meridian Walk') from his bedroom studio, Skepta created BOY BETTER KNOW with his younger brother JME. His breakthrough came with the 2006 track 'Duppy (Doin' It Again) (which you can watch the youtube video of below), he then hit the charts with his track 'Rolex Sweep' and 'Too Many Man' (with Boy Better Know).

In the last 18 months Skepta's voice has become a regular feature of daytime radio, with his tracks 'Bad Boy', 'Rescue Me' & 'Cross My Heart' all going Top 40, and his album 'Doin' It Again' going Top 20. On top of this he has also worked with the likes of Wiley, Jay Sean, Giggs, N-Dubz & one of the biggest names in rap, P Diddy.

Check out his website Here for more information