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 artist made a name for himself with 2015 single Shut Up, and in 2017 released Big For Your Boots followed by Blinded By Your Grace.
He went to Harris Academy South Norwood and it was here, at the academy, where he started rapping at the age of 11.
Born Michael Omari, he chose the performing name of Stormzy simply because it "sounded really cool".He told the Sunday Mirror: "I’m still so young but I want to propose, it’s going to happen and I will do it right.She is so sick, she is the best." The grime artist raised questions as he unfollowed Maya on Instagram just three weeks after they attended the BRITs 2018 together. But in August 2019 the couple officially called it quits after four years together.Find out more about the rapper and his break-up here...
The rapper attended Maya’s 25th birthday bash at Night Tales bar in Hackney, East London, just days before their relationship broke down.Stormzy was confirmed to headline Glastonbury on Friday June 28, 2019. Performing on a bill that also sees The Cure and The Killers headline, many questioned whether or not Stormzy deserved to be a headliner being that he’s only had one studio album.