I am Mr. Skeng, spot the difference
Big Mike, don't need no assistance
Stormzy first came to the attention of UK rap fans via his online WickedSkengMan series of freestyles. "WickedSkengMan 4
," Stormzy's final installment of his "WickedSkengMan" freestyle series, gave him his first UK Top 20 in 2015.
Stormzy has continued to use his Skeng nickname in his rhymes along with another one: Big Mike. On "Mr Skeng" from his 2017 debut album Gang Signs & Prayer
, the South Londoner raps:Call me Gunshot Mike or Mr. Skeng