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Slowthai steps into Northampton Town FC for new 'Gorgeous' video


Slowthai has revealed the new video for his latest single ‘Georgeous’ which was partly filmed in the stadium of Northampton Town FC.

Proudly stating that he is a ‘Cobbler’, the Northampton born rapper is a mainstay for any music aficionado and this year will be thrust into the limelight of public consciousness with his newly announced album Nothing Great About Britain, which drop on May 17th.

The new video, which sees slowthai going back to his roots, includes the football club’s stadium, an old snooker hall… and a McDonald’s car park.

In a recent interview with Apple Music’s Beats 1 radio show host, Julie Adenuga Slowthai opened up about the new album and premiered the brand new track ‘Gorgeous’. He also compared the new LP to a Sunday Roast and shared his love for John Lennon, and hate for Theresa May. 

When asked about the album, he responded: “I’m bringing you the real. It’s like a Sunday roast. Most people can’t even finish that meal. But here’s the gravy…I haven’t made bangers. I don’t want to be one of them with an album, I don’t want to make a mix tape. I could make bangers all day. It’s boring. I want to tell a story. It’s been done. And everyone sounds the same. This is sound, I’ll just try making it sound different with the help of my friends, we made it.” 

What should we expect from ‘Nothing Great About Britain’? “I think what you should expect is the unexpected. It’s interpretation, so it’s, however you take it, but there should be something on there that relates to people, or every person in the world. There’ll be something on there for everyone. I’m not saying every song is for everyone, but there’ll be a song that highlights and related to you.”

Follow this link to listen to the whole interview.