Dizzee Rascal

Guardian Critic Dan Hancox’s Book on the History of Grime to Receive TV Adaptation

Longtime Guardian journalist Dan Hancox published the book Inner City Pressure: The Story of Grime earlier this year. The non-fiction work, which documents the early-aughts…
Rob Arcand / November 10, 2018

Video: Dizzee Rascal – “Bop N Keep It Dippin”

British M.C. Dizzee Rascal has released a theatrical new video for "Bop N Keep It Dippin" off  his newest album Raskit, which he released back in…
Arielle Gordon / October 19, 2017

Video: Dizzee Rascal – “Wot U Gonna Do?”

After dabbling in radio-friendly EDM, Grime MC Dizzee Rascal is returning to his rap roots on his new album Raskit. On the album's second single "Wot U…
Emma May / July 7, 2017

Video: Dizzee Rascal – “Space”

Dizzee Rascal is getting ready to release Raskit, a project that he calls "a real rap-based album ... there ain’t really no dance music on there." "Space,"
Brian Josephs / June 16, 2017

The 50 Best Hip-Hop Debut Albums Since ‘Reasonable Doubt’

In honor of the recent 20th anniversary of Jay Z’s debut album, Reasonable Doubt, we’re publishing a series of pieces looking at the rapper’s singular…
SPIN Staff / July 1, 2016

Red Bull Music Academy 2016 Lineup: ANOHNI, Dizzee Rascal, Kamasi Washington, and the Sun Ra Arkestra

Red Bull Music Academy's schedule of 2016 New York City events has been announced, with prime slots reserved for the debut of ANOHNI's Hopelessness live show and a…
Anna Gaca / March 11, 2016

Watch the History of Video Games, Soundtracked by the Rap Songs That Sample Them

We're sure you remember our Kotaku-approved list of 50 rap songs that sample video games. If not, it basically traced rap's love affair with the…
SPIN Staff / November 29, 2012

Olympics Bring Home the Gold for Ailing Music Business

The athletes haven't been the only ones achieving victory at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. In a year when the only million-selling album in…
Marc Hogan / August 3, 2012

Andrew W.K.’s Weather Report, MJ’s Diamond-Studded DNA

Here's some of the strangest music news the Internet had to offer this week:…
SPIN Staff / July 30, 2009

Fatboy Slim Recruits Iggy, David Byrne, Dizzee for New Album

What is the Brighton Port Authority? It's the brainchild of Norman Cook (aka Fatboy Slim) and studio whiz Simon Thornton, who recruited musicians like David…
Melissa Goldstein / November 11, 2008

Dizzee Rascal on Obama: “He Couldn’t Have Won Without Hip-Hop”

Record breaking voter turnout, the failing economy, and the overall need for change -- many things contributed to Barack Obama's win. But London rapper Dizzee…
Melissa Goldstein / November 6, 2008