3. INNER CITY PRESSURE – THE STORY OF GRIME
Dan Hancox william collins
Eventually, we may look at the New Labour period – where the government oversaw an economic meltdown – through the lens of grime. In the depths of social depravation, artists like Wiley, Skepta, Dizzee Rascal and Stormzy helped propel a completely original art form into the cultural mainstream.
With hundreds of insightful interviews and some truly powerful analysis, Hancox’s tome might just become the definitive handbook on the genre. You’ll have a tough time putting it down.