Skepta Announces New Album Ignorance Is Bliss
Sunday 28 April 2019: Skepta fans will at last have an album in 3 years to listen and meditate on as the rapper has announced his “Ignorance Is Bliss” album on instagram.
Photographed by Manu Pillai using the FLIR heat-mapping system, the cover art depicts the rapper posed with a child, holding a gun, giving the finger, and plugging his ears from all the external noise. The album is out May 31.
Skepta’s last album was in 2016 and it was titled “Konnichiwa”, the album landed him many awards including the 2016 Mercury Prize, beating out David Bowie, Radiohead, the 1975, and other iconic British artists.
The album was later followed by his 2017 Vicious Ep which featured guest verses from A$AP Rocky, A$AP Nast, Lil B, and more.
No doubt these album is one to look out for, please check back May 31st for the album when it drops.
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