Dizzee Rascal plays Edinburgh show
- Claire Sawers
- 14 August 2010
This article is from 2010.
East London rapper set for Edge Festival show
Fix up, look sharp. The East London rapper that Jeremy Paxman once called ‘Mr Rascal’ (he was a slightly ill-advised guest commentator on Newsnight’s Obama special), is coming to town.
Corn Exchange, 08444 999 990, Thu 26 Aug, 7.30pm, £20. Part of The Edge Festival.
Squawking young garage MC who combines the sublime and the ridiculous in his progressive music and has scored some huge hits with 'Bonkers', 'Holiday' and 'Dance Wiv Me'.
Dizzee Rascal is one of the country's most well-known rappers, and has also firmly established himself in the world of pop and dance following last year's hit 'Dance Wiv Me' collaboration with Calvin Harris.
From his beginnings in the underground scene, Dizzee Rascal has reached mainstream appeal through his catchy…