Well it’s been a long time coming, but it looks like it’s finally here. Boy Better Know‘s Skepta surprised his fans with an announcement via social media that his highly-anticipated album , ‘Konnichiwa’ will be released on May 6, 2016.
Skepta has been taking the world by storm, spreading the gospel of grime, selling out shows in the across the globe, and picking up some Superstar fans in the process, most notably, Kanye West, (who brought him and others from the out on stage with him a the BRIT Awards 2015) , and Canadian rapper, Drake.
No information regarding the tracklist or features are available at present, but ‘Konnichiwa’, is likely to feature Skepta‘s big hits , ‘That’s Not Me Ft. JME’, and the recently BPI silver-certified anthem, ‘Shut Down’. There will be mostly likely be collaboration with Drake, which many fans are hoping for.
Watch this space, we will keep you updated on new information regarding ‘Konnichiwa’ as it is made available.
Konnichiwa is now available for pre order, and the tracklist is below. It appears that Skepta has resisted giving people what they were expecting, a big collaboration with Drake, or could it be hidden bonus track.
|1||ExplicitKonnichiwa||Skepta||3:16||Album Only||View In iTunes|
|2||ExplicitLyrics (feat. Novelist)||Skepta||2:36||Album Only||View In iTunes|
|3||ExplicitCorn On the Curb (feat. Wiley & Chip)||Skepta||5:01||Album Only||View In iTunes|
|4||ExplicitCrime Riddim||Skepta||4:36||Album Only||View In iTunes|
|5||ExplicitIt Ain’t Safe (feat. Young Lord)||Skepta||3:43||Album Only||View In iTunes|
|6||Ladies Hit Squad (feat. D Double E & ASAP Nast)||Skepta||4:39||£0.79||View In iTunes|
|7||ExplicitNumbers (feat. Pharrell Williams)||Skepta||3:18||Album Only||View In iTunes|
|8||ExplicitMan (Gang)||Skepta||3:34||£0.79||View In iTunes|
|9||Shutdown||Skepta||3:08||£0.79||View In iTunes|
|10||ExplicitThat’s Not Me (feat. Jme)||Skepta||3:05||£0.79||View In iTunes|
|11||ExplicitDetox (feat. BBK)||Skepta||2:47||Album Only||View In iTunes|
|12||ExplicitText Me Back||Skepta||4:24||Album Only||View In iTunes|
14th April 2016
w/c 11th April 2016