The Stormzy Story: How DIY Grime Conquered the UK Charts
March 6, 2017
UK grime star Stormzy made history last week when his debut album Gang Signs & Prayer hit number one on the UK album charts.
Stormzy's meteoric rise shows how unsigned artists can make a massive impact on music and push the boundaries of the industry.
Here at Ditto Music, we've helped Stormzy distribute lots of new releases over the years, including Dreamers Diseases, Know Me From, and Wicked Skengman 4, so we're really happy to see what he has achieved.
Stormzy's story is a great example of what's possible for hard-working unsigned artists with the right attitude and plenty of talent. We've tracked Stormzy's incredible career, from his early days posting freestyles to YouTube, to playing live at the Brits with Ed Sheeran and claiming that number one spot on the official charts. Check it out!
This infographic is free-to-use and republish with attribution to www.dittomusic.com
Huge congrats to Stormzy for hitting number one on the Official UK Album Charts! Don't forget to share your love for Stormzy in the comments below!
- Performing Live Music: Easy Ways to Improve Your Set
- Email Marketing for Musicians: How to Build a Mailing List
- How To Record Vocals At Home: The Basics Explained
- Record Label of the Month: Watchman Records
- Top 10 Busking Tips For Street Performers
- 10 Ways To Get More Playlist Followers On Spotify
- How To Crowdfund Your Next Album in 5 Steps
- How to Write a Chorus with a Catchy Hook