Dizzee Rascal Performs ‘Boy In Da Corner’ For The First Time Ever In The UK

24 October 2016, 14:49 | Updated: 24 October 2016, 16:13

Dizzee Rascal Boy In Da Corner

Dizzee took it back to 2003.

Dizzee Rascal performed his Mercury Award-winning album ‘Boy In Da Corner album’ in it’s entirety last night.

Playing at London's Copper Box Arena, the legendary rapper performed to a sold-out crowd of 7,500 eager fans.

The special one-off show commemorated Dizzee’s 13-year-old record, with Red Bull Music Academy helping to bring the show to the rapper’s London home turf.


Boy In Da Corner. #RBMAUKTour __ : @stevestills

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What a show. Thank you London. @dizzeerascal #RBMAUKTour __ : @stevestills

A photo posted by Red Bull Music Academy (@redbullmusicacademy) onOct 22, 2016 at 5:00pm PDT

Dizzee performed the entire album from start to finish, sitting inside a giant neon cube reminiscent of the 2003 album's artwork. 

A whole host of VIP guests coming to watch the man in action, with attendees including including FKA Twigs, Skepta, D Double E, Katy B and Lily Allen.

Fans and fellow artists alike took to Twitter to praise the artist, with video recordings showing just how explosive the night was.

The grime artist was clearly appreciative of the support thrown his way, tweeting this after the show:

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