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Skepta wins best songwriter at the Ivor Novello Awards

Skepta takes home another major UK music award. Skepta has taken home two trophies at the Ivor Novello Awards, a celebration of songwriters and composers from the UK. As the Guardian reports, the BBK MC was awarded the honor of best songwriter and for best contemporary song for his track …

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Mercury Prize: Grime star Skepta wins music award

Grime star Skepta has beaten the likes of David Bowie, Radiohead and The 1975 to win the Mercury Prize. He won the £25,000 award for self-released album Konnichiwa, which covers topics including police harassment and his anger at British politics. The record, described by the NME as a “landmark in …

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