Skrapz is rapper from North West London who started off as a grime MC as part of the group SLK. He is part of the Ice City Boys (ICB) movement along with Nines and other rappers from Church Road.
Skrapz has solidified himself as one of the hardest rappers in the UK scene, with several songs racking up millions of views. He has now released one album, The End of the Beginning (2015), as well as four mixtapes in total: Skrapz is Back, Shut Down Season, Skrapz is Back Part 2 and 80’s Baby.
In April 2017, his 2015 song “They Ain’t Ready” was used as heavyweight boxer Anthony Joshua’s ring walk music on the night he defeated Wladimir Klitschko. The song celebrated a 760% increase in Spotify listeners following the event.