Manga is the only one out here making pure, forward-thinking Grime like it used to be. No cash-in nostalgia, no catering to radio plays; just pure lyricism and cream-of-the-crop production. Remember when Grime had humour and humanity? When MC's had personality and originality that was uniquely British? Before autotune, German whips and 'manaman sells crack and manaman will shank ur mum' became the norm? This is like that. Golden.
Big up Manga - keep doing your thing. You deserve to be massive
After years of dominating the MC scene, manga has tackled the production game, and this selection of tracks showcases his mastery of yet another art. Catchy, well balanced, masterfully crafted and mature beats which are purely fun to bar over. Manga is simply a step above the rest yungkurd