RAP HISTORY: BLACK FUTURE ILLUSTRATED THROUGH UK RAP

How far do You have to go back in time to pinpoint the moment when the identity of the Afro-caribbean community in the UK & Modern Black “Popular” music general in the UK seeps into the mainstream?

 

Your Mum’s Mum probably Remembers a Song titled “My Girl Lolipop” and Your mum definitely knows Stormzy. Here is a playlist of music that probably has gone under the radar. Its a conversation with mainstream culture that explores “Blackness” in the UK and features music from the the last twenty years featuring ten videos from Misha B, So Solid, Pa Salieu, Skepta, Ghetts, Kano, Lil Simz, Kojey Radical and Lady Leshurr as well as some others moments in music.