‘I’m doing Glastonbury at 17 years old. Boy, what you know about one of dem stage.’
Representing a new generation of Grime emcee’s, Yizzy is helping put Lewisham on the map with his hard bars and killer beats. Citing legendary emcee’s such as Dizzie Rascal as inspirations, Yizzy continues to separate himself from the rest of the industry with his uncanny ability to infuse rock guitars on grime beats. PAUSE caught up with Yizzy, see what went down below:
How did you start rapping?
I started rapping in school, in the playground freestyling with a couple of friends. It was rap battles mostly, and it was just who could say the funniest, most disrespectful stuff, and from there I turned it into recording songs and MC’ing.
Describe your style
Energetic, funny, witty, charismatic, cheeky, powerful
My fashion style? Consistent, relaxed, comfortable, dark