Stormzy made his acting debut in Noel Clarke's Brotherhood, the final film in the Kidulthood trilogy.But days after the release of the film one of the actors and a childhood friend of the rapper, Aaron Eaton, died suddenly.that’s just an honour." In 2015 he went on to win MOBO's Best Male Act and Best Grime Act awards.At the 2017 MOBO Awards he swept the boards with THREE gongs.
He left school at 17 and joined an engineering firm, but spent a lot of his time trying to perfect his freestyles on Post-it notes.
” On July 10 2017 an Irish newspaper used a picture of Stormzy instead of Manchester United’s new signing Romelu Lukaku.
The Grime star took to Twitter after The Herald mixed the two men up writing: “I don’t find none of this funny btw.” Stormzy, 23, who was wearing a branded top from his favourite team Man U in the picture, added: “Don’t wanna sound like the party pooper who missed the joke…” The Irish paper replied to the performer: “Sincere apologies, we don’t think it’s funny either.” In an apology on their website Alan Steenson, Herald Editor wrote: “Hands up, we got it badly wrong.
He paid tribute to him at the time, writing: "This one has hit home I can't lie.
You had a kind heart and so many people will be broken by this, rest up my bro." The rapper is currently dating Maya Jama, who he has previously dedicated a song to on her 22nd birthday.