Grime goes global
Drill becomes mainstream?
It's 2020 and Grime continues to evolve and break barriers and records. Main man Stormzy moves on from headlining at Glastonbury 2019 to his first world tour. The main European leg is before Brexit kicks in - smart move! Tickets available from the Stormzy website.
J Hus is back with a banger of a new album ('Big Conspiracy') featuring collabos with Koffee, Burna Boy among others. Chart success and more respect should follow.
How high will new star Aitch rise this year? He's moving from underground to mainstream. Will he convert the hardcore grime massive? Only time and consistently fire bars will tell.
Which UK brand is utilising grime music and culture the best? Let's see what JD Sports and Fashion do in 2020, and Ikea (another peng TV advert to follow the 2019 Christmas advert?
Tip for the UK Grime Scene: Bring the top talent together for a tour and UK showcases or festivals. Brand the genre to sell to the world. Come Brexit, Brits need to have more bargaining power to benefit Brits.
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