Stormzy has made a long-anticipated return with new single Vossi Bop, out now on #Merky via Atlantic.
The rapper dropped the new video, which features a cameo from Idris Elba (pictured with Stormzy above, right), earlier today. It has over 369,000 views on YouTube so far. The track was produced by Chris Andoh.
Gang Signs & Prayer has sold 376,204 copies to date according to the Official Charts Company. Stormzy’s best-selling single is Shut Up, which peaked at No.8 and has 975,510 sales. The track has more than 93 million streams on Spotify.
Since Gang Signs & Prayer, Stormzy’s #Merky imprint signed a deal with Atlantic Records, while the Croydon rapper launched The Stormzy Scholarship with Cambridge University and unveiled #Merky Books in partnership with Penguin Random House.
Read the story of Stormzy’s debut album, told to Music Week by producer Fraser T Smith here.
Click here to read an interview with Stormzy’s manager Tobe Onwuka.
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