Little Simz has credited the success of her music with tapping into topical themes like Covid-19 and Black Lives Matter, after winning her first Ivor Novello award.
Rappers Dave and Little Simz were among the big winners at this year’s The Ivors.
Rapper Little Simz has said that despite the significant challenges of remaining an independent musician, the rewards of doing so are “great”.
Little Simz will become the youngest ever recipient of the pioneer prize at the AIM Independent Music Awards, it has been announced.
Amy Macdonald, AJ Tracey, Jimmy Eat World and Declan McKenna are among the second wave of acts announced for this summer’s TRNSMT festival.
Little Simz hopes her album Grey Area will show people “it’s OK not to be OK”.
The battle for east London’s Summerhouse housing estate erupts following the release of drug dealer Sully from prison in the first trailer for Top Boy’s third series.
Netflix has offered fans a first glimpse at Top Boy’s revived cast – including newcomers Dave and Little Simz.
The nominees for this year’s Mercury Prize include a number of acts who have previously been nominated, as well as several artists making their debut.
Rappers Dave, Slowthai and Little Simz, and rock groups Idles, The 1975 and Foals are among those shortlisted for the Mercury Prize.
British musician Little Simz has revealed she auditioned for the Black Panther role of the princess of Wakanda.