At Pohoda 2020, you will also be able to see another British rap star – SLOWTHAI.
As mentioned by Hypebeast, “he is a turbulent punk rocker born in the era of grime.” In May 2019, he released a debut album called Nothing Great About Britain, on which he collaborated with artists such as Mura Masa, Skepta and Slaves. The album made it to a top 10 of British chart, The Guardian placed it among ten best albums of the year and gave it the highest possible rating. Portal Dazed put the album to the third place among top recordings of the year.
SLOWTHAI was also nominated to the Mercury Prize. He is one of the undervalued voices of his generation whereas his texts serve as a manifesto of poor suburbs and excluded communities.
SLOWTHAI will bring his harshly served dystopic descriptions of reality delivered with esprit and a glimpse of an optimistic vision of a better future also visitors to Pohoda 2020.