Double S chats to SteveO about new single ‘Style And Flow’ and writing music as a solo artist. He also talks about inspirations and gives advise to young artists who want to get into the grime scene.
Bashir Bazanye, best known by his stage name Double S, is a British rapper, singer and songwriter from Tottenham, North London. He is one of the original-founding members of Shoddy Crew-a grime collective from the Northumberland Park Estate in Tottenham-which also comprised Chip (formerly Chipmunk). He is best-known for his fast, skippy rhythm flows, which landed him the moniker as the Flow Farda.
it was in 2008 that Double S released his solo debut studio mixtape, Money’s Da Motive, which generated a great ample of buzz and exposure within the underground scene. The mixtape spawned hits such as ‘From Day’ and ‘Pot Full Of God’. Awareness began to be created and the his name grew, and with freestyles on KISS 100 show and Tim Westwood’s Radio 1 & 1Xtra show solidified him in the music scene as a force to be reckoned with. Soon after, MTV featured him in their UK Creative advert.