George the Poet

Music, Rap, hip hop and R&B
George The Poet
George The Poet

Cambridge-educated George Mpanga AKA George the Poet was shortlisted for the Critics’ Choice category at the 2015 BRIT Awards and came fifth in the BBC Sound of 2015 poll and has played T in the Park among other major festivals this summer. And yet his mixture of socio-political verse and urban beats slots in just as neatly at the Edinburgh Book Festival. He’s a pretty unique proposition.

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