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Southend artist is coming to the forefront of the Grime movement

Sonny Green is using his music to get across social and political messages – hence the name of his upcoming EP ‘Grime is Punk’ – and his new single ‘Bars’ offers a tantalising insight into this forthcoming release.

An attention-grabbing synth line sets up Sonny’s self-proclamation as ‘one of the best white MCs in the game’. By fusing the tongue-in-cheek pop culture references of Lady Leshurr’s ‘Queen’s Speech’ with the unwavering aggression of Skepta’s ‘Shutdown’, he delivers two-and-a-half minutes of pure Grime gold. Check it out:

 

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