Grime

Grime

How Grime Grew From London into a Thriving International Entity

Worldwide scenes have been popping up for years. Now, with some weight behind them, they’re gaining a cultural foothold in their areas.
Jesse Bernard
1.3.19
End of Year

Ten Most Underrated UK Projects of 2018

Bookmark this page for a proper list of all the EPs, mixtapes and albums that deserve a second wave of attention.
Daisy Jones
Ryan Bassil
12.20.18
Interview

Dizzee Rascal Hates Interviews, But He Still Gave Us One

We caught up with the grime legend shortly after the release of his triumphant new EP 'Don't Gas Me' and found an MC tired of questions.
Aniefiok Ekpoudom
10.29.18
Photos

Remembering Cult UK Club Night ChockABlock

Skepta in a Queen’s guard suit and bowler hat? Go on then!
Noisey UK Staff
9.3.18
Noisey News

The Stormzy Scholarship Will Send Two Black Students to Cambridge This Year

"We're a minority, the playing ground isn't level for us and it's vital that all potential students are given the same opportunity."
Alex Robert Ross
8.16.18
Interviews

Karnage Kills Is an Unstoppable Grime Talent

We spoke to the 21-year-old rapper about being gay, femme and fearless in a typically hyper-masculine world.
Jake Hall
7.2.18
New music

Skepta and Wizkid Join Forces and Mellow Down on "Bad Energy (Stay Far Away)"

The grime MC teams up with the afrobeats star for a surprisingly laid-back new single.
Alex Robert Ross
6.20.18
Important Questions Raised By...

Stories of All the Best Channel U Memories from Its 15 Years On-Air

We spoke to people about the now-shuttered TV channel that launched a load of grime and rap careers, and why it’s still important.
Tom Usher
6.7.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch A$AP Rocky and Skepta's Trippy "Praise The Lord" Video

Rocky and Skepta's 'TESTING' team up is a love letter to London and New York City.
Shaad D’Souza
6.6.18
Important Questions Raised By...

What Do Teens Today Think About the Greatest Grime Hits of the 2000s?

“No way is it from 2004? It sounds like it could have come out now.”
Rosie Hewitson
5.24.18
New music

Big Shaq Is Back With "Man Don't Dance," Skrrat-Skidi-Kat-Kat Boom

The grime MC's first single since last year's "Man's Not Hot" goes skiddy-ah-pa, koo-tu-koo-poom, skiddy-ki, a-toom-toom-skrrrrrahh.
Alex Robert Ross
5.18.18
Noisey News

The Archbishop of Canterbury is Listening to Stormzy to Prep for the Royal Wedding

Of Stormzy's "Blinded By Your Grace," Justin Welby said: "There's a line in that - 'I stay prayed up and get the job done' - I think that sort of sums it up."
Lauren O'Neill
5.8.18
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