Skepta during a photo shoot. He will perform during this year's edition of Orange Warsaw Festival 2024
Skepta is a British (born Nigerian) Grime MS, Rapper, Record producer, DJ, Artist and Fashion Designer. Gaining early recognition as a DJ and MC in Tottenham, North London, Skepta boldly released his debut studio album, “Greatest Hits” in 2007, followed by ”Microphone Champion” (2009) and “Doin’ It Again” (2011), which marked a turning point in his career. In 2012, he delivered the acclaimed mixtape “Blacklisted” and in 2016, “Konnichiwa” emerged as a game-changer, earning critical acclaim and winning the prestigious Mercury Prize. Notable collaborations, the release of “Insomnia” (2020), and “All In” EP (2021) continued to captivate audiences. His collaboration with American rapper ASAP Rocky on “Praise the Lord (Da Shine)” became a chart-topping global hit. Skepta has also embarked on a venture with “Más Tiempo,” a house music label he co-founded with Jammer. In January we received the track „Gas Me Up”, along with the announcement of his upcoming album „Knife And Fork”. Skepta is coming to OWF on June 7.