Slowthai will launch his new album ‘TYRON’ early subsequent 12 months.
The rapper has confirmed plans for the follow-up to his 2019 debut LP ‘Nothing Great About Britain’ – which can drop on February 5, 2021 – and unveiled the video for his newest single ‘NHS’.
In a press release concerning the report – which options visitor spots from the likes of A$AP Rocky and Skepta – he mentioned: “I am far from perfect, but I’ve learnt a lot about myself while creating this album and I will continue to grow into a better person for myself and aim to be a reflection of what I want to see in this world.
“I hope this album can be the light if you’re in the dark, and to know that you’re not alone.
“It’s OK to be your self, f*** all the things else. Learn, develop, purpose to raised than you have been yesterday.”
Meanwhile, the video for ‘NHS’ sends up a number of features of the coronavirus pandemic, together with one second with slowthai – whose actual identify is Tyron Frampton – rapping out prime of a tower of bathroom rolls.
He tweeted: “I wrote this track as a reminder to always appreciate what you have whilst you have it.
“be glad and make do with what you’ve. issues might at all times be higher however issues may be worse. thanks for all the things (sic)”
As well as the new single, ‘TYRON’ will also feature his recent track ‘Enemy’, in which he references his controversial appearance at the NME Awards earlier this year.
He was criticised for making overtly sexual comments to the event’s co-host Katherine Ryan when on stage at the ceremony in February and hugging her.
He then got into a verbal altercation with an audience member who called him a “misogynist” for his behaviour in the direction of the comedienne as he collected his fan-voted Hero of the Year Award, which resulted in him leaping from the stage to confront the heckler.
Slowthai later took to Twitter to apologise to Katherine for his actions, an apology which she absolutely accepted.
On one verse on the brand new observe, he spits: “F*** a fortune teller, I’m a force of nature/Have ups and downs like a elevator/I’m the instigator, you’re a non-disclosure/P*** tape and now I got a b***r.”