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UK Grimer Dizzee Rascal Teaches Us 'Maths & English'new

"It sounds like a step up sonically, musically it's just bigger," Dizzee, aka Dylan Mills, says of his new album. "I wanted to make an album you could have a party to, or have a rave to."
Chicago Newcity  |  Brad Knutson  |  05-14-2008  |  Profiles & Interviews

Dizzee Rascal Makes a Hard Climb Toward Mass Appealnew

A flop as a British MC, Dizzee Rascal tries to become an American one.
Washington City Paper  |  Brent Burton  |  05-09-2008  |  Reviews

Dizzee Rascal Returns to His Promising Startnew

Maths + English has its flaws -- focusing a little too much, yes, on how much cred Rascal has (or should be seen as having) -- but it mostly serves as a resounding return to form for an oddly voiced rapper.
Dallas Observer  |  Pete Freedman  |  05-05-2008  |  Reviews

Can Dizzee Rascal And Co. Turn East London's Hip-Hop Into World Music?new

Although grime is still in its infancy, grime MCs kill hip-hop MCs on the mike -- they’re faster, cleverer, and less burdened by tradition. Dizzee Rascal is touring the U.S. as East London's ambassador of grime.
Boston Phoenix  |  Nick Sylvester  |  04-25-2005  |  Profiles & Interviews

Grime Paysnew

Few musicians in England have risen from obscurity to celebrity more dramatically than Dizzee Rascal.
Westword  |  Michael Roberts  |  04-12-2005  |  Profiles & Interviews

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