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Meet the two black artists who won big at the Brit Awards 2018

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Farida Dawkins February 23, 2018 at 06:54 am

February 23, 2018 at 06:54 am | Culture, Entertainment, Events

Stormzy

The vocalist won statuettes for the categories of British male solo artist and British Album for his latest and first studio album, “Gang Signs & Prayer.” Born Michael Ebenazer Kwadjo Omari Owuo, Jr., the 24-year-old “grime and hip-hop” artist was raised in Thornton Heath, London.  Stormzy broke into the British music scene in 2010; since, he’s released a mixtape, studio LP, and has been featured on numerous tracks as either the featured or lead artist.  “Gang Signs & Prayer” was released in 2017 and charted at number one on the UK Albums Chart.

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