Stormzy

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Stormzy at Manchester United in May 2016

Michael Omari (born 26 July 1993), better known by his stage name Stormzy, is a British grime music artist. He has collaborated with Ed Sheeran on the singles "Take Me Back to London" and "Own It" (alongside Burna Boy). In 2017, he released his debut album Gangs, Signs, & Prayers, which included the single "Blinded By Your Grace" featuring MNEK. He featured on a remix of Ed Sheeran's "Shape of You" which reached number one on the UK Singles Chart. In December 2019, he released his second album Heavy Is The Head, which included the singles "Vossi Bop" and "Own It" (feat. Ed Sheeran and Burna Boy). He has worked with other artists like Charlie Sloth and Jaykae. He performed music like grime and British hip hop. He has supported Aitch and Chip supported Stormzy. He won the Mercury Prize.