Blissful thinking: Team Skepta eye global expansion with new LP

Ben Homewood

Skepta’s co-manager Sam Burton has told Music Week the rapper “deserves applause” ahead of his return with Ignorance Is Bliss.

Due this Friday via Boy Better Know with distribution from The Orchard, the successor to 2016’s Mercury Prize-winning and BRIT Award-nominated Konnichiwa was trailed by singles Bullet From A Gun and Greaze Mode.

“It’s his best album, I suppose you’d expect me to say that, but it is,” said Burton, who manages Skepta with Music Week Women In Music Award ...

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