Rated Awards: Stormzy, Dizzee Rascal and J Hus win GRM Day by day awards
J Hus has been honoured on the GRM Day by day Rated Awards – successful album of the 12 months.
Aitch and AJ Tracey’s Rain obtained greatest video, whereas JAE5 took house the award for producer of the 12 months.
In his acceptance speech, J Hus paid tribute to followers and everybody that took half in his second album, Massive Conspiracy.
“A lot effort, laborious work, blood, sweat and tears. I really like you a lot,” he mentioned.
D-Block Europe picked up male artist of the 12 months, whereas Stefflon Don was the one feminine winner on the awards – for feminine artist of the 12 months.
All of the nominees within the album, mixtape and video of the 12 months classes have been male.
The awards ceremony, which celebrates the UK’s black music genres, occurred on-line because of the coronavirus pandemic.
It featured performances from Kano, Dizzee Rascal, George The Poet and M Huncho.
Comic Mo Gilligan and presenter Julie Adenuga have been hosts for the awards, which returned for first time since Younger Spray was stabbed on the 2018 present in London.
In a touching second, Dutchavelli – Stefflon Don’s brother – devoted his breakthrough of the 12 months award to former supervisor Fox, who died earlier this 12 months.
“Grateful for this one, it means lots.
“Massive as much as the runners-up, administration, household and the mandem. This one’s for Fox,” he mentioned.
Dutchavelli was additionally honoured for his look on Tion Wayne’s I Dunno with Stormzy, which gained greatest observe.
Dizzee Rascal was given one of many night time’s greatest prizes.
He gained the Legacy Award for altering the face of British music, following MC D Double E who gained in 2018.
Dizzee has beforehand mentioned D Double E impressed him to start out rapping.
The winners have been voted for by GRM Day by day readers in an internet ballot in July and August.
Winners checklist in full
Album of the Yr: J Hus – Massive Conspiracy
Observe of the Yr: Tion Wayne – I Dunno ft Stormzy & Dutachavelli
Mixtape of the Yr: D-Block Europe – PTSD
Feminine Artist of the Yr: – Stefflon Don
Male Artist of the Yr: D-Block Europe
Video of the Yr: Aitch & AJ Tracey – Rain ft Tay Keith
Character of the Yr: Chunkz
Breakthrough of the Yr: Dutachavelli
Radio DJ of the Yr: Kenny Allstar
Producer of the Yr: JAE5