Kano (@TheRealKano) – #NewhamTalks
The first episode from an exclusive series of conversations, ‘Newham Talks’ sees Kano link up with well-known faces across the worlds of music and entertainment, sport, food, and literature, to raise money via GoFundMe for the community of Newham in East London, where they all grew up. Donations can be made via the GoFundMe campaign with all proceeds going directly to Newham charities supporting young people, tackling homelessness and helping end food poverty.
Episode Seven: Newham Generals (D Double E & Footsie)
Kano catches up with Foundation grime MCs Footsi and D Doouble E AKA Newham Generals about his upbring , the early days of grime and the progression of the scene
Episode Seven: Posty (GRM)
Kano catches up with GRM Daily C-founder Posty about his upbring in Ghana and the UK, getting int music, and inspiration for dtarting Grime Daily.
Episode Six: Chris Houghton
Kano catches up with former Former Tottenham Hotspur player and Coach, Chris Houghton about growing up in Newham and his journey in Football
Episode Five: Christine Ohuruogu
Kano catches up with former Olympic, World and Commonwealth champion, Christine Ohuruogu for chat about growing up in Newham, being Olympic champion
Episode Four: King Cook
Kano catches up with King Cook , owner of vegan restaurant Cook Daily about his journey in episode Four
Episode Three: Idris Alba
Kano catches up with Actor/DJ/ Artist and Music Mogul Idris Alba in episode three.
Episode Two: Dr. Joy White
Joy White is an independent researcher and the author of Terraformed: Young Black Lives in the Inner City. Her previous books include Urban Music and Entrepreneurship: Beats, Rhymes and Young People’s Enterprise, one of the first books to foreground the socio-economic significance of grime music.
Episode One: With Ghetts