Could the industry benefit from Brexit?

Skepta starts Shutdown with a telling Brexit message for the UK music industry. “Man’s never been in Marquee when it’s shut down, eh?” he brags.

By this lyric, not only was he paying homage to a Vine created by Drake, he was also drawing attention to his profile as a UK export.

Skepta’s fame in the US is now sufficient to allow him to host private after-hours parties in famous American nightclubs.

It’s almost impossible to identify any music industry ...

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