Wiley, the Godfather of Grime and the Emir of Eskibeat, is back with a new single “Hover Board,” a thumping, ferocious assertion of his rightful role as the pioneer of an art form and all-around unfuckwithable MC.
Squelching, bass-blowing synths cover a third lung flow. Flows shift from syllables almost bursting from the bars to calculated, complex rhymes. While Dizzee Rascal’s off making dubstep albums and other legacy-diminishing endeavors, his former mentor seems intent on retaking the spot as Grime’s best MC.
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