CD Review: Dizzee Rascal: Dirtee Deluxe Edition
THIS is the fourth studio album from the critically-acclaimed British rapper and songwriter, Dizzee Rascal.
Fresh from winning this year’s Brit award for Best British Male, there seems to be no stopping Dizzee. His catchy, streetwise and rapid rap blended with fast-paced hip-hop has won him many fans.
This album will work to increase this fanbase as it sees him move away from his grime roots and towards a more mainstream sound.
His three number-one hits Bonkers, Dance Wiv Me and Holiday, which are all on this album, show the success of this transition.
But the highlight for me is his performance with Florence (Florence and the Machine) of You Got the Dirty Love at the Brits. It is a mesmerising collaboration.