Number of songs: 1 | Total weeks on charts: 11 Appearing in a total number of: 3 charts | Total period running: 87 days
Cadet (born March 2, 1990, real name: Blaine Cameron Johnson) is a UK rapper from South London (and cousin of Krept, from Krept & Konan). Cadet is an up-and-coming grime/rap artist fromt the South who possesses a humble heart and great talent. He's Muslim, and his songs detail a lot of his personal life. His two released albums are The Commitment and Glockumentary.
He was hailed as an up-and-coming talent in grime music with tracks like "Glockumentry" and "Redbullie." He is known to fans for his intensely personal lyrics, which often feature Muslim themes. He began pursuing music at age sixteen. He became a part of London's grime scene in 2006. His "Behind Barz" freestyle on Link Up TV earned its own article on Complex.
Deno Driz (born September 23, 2002 in London) is a social media sensation who rose to fame via his schoolyard singing on Instagram. He rose to stardom when his impromptu cover of Geko's song "Over and Under" went viral on Instagram in March 2016. He is a member of the music duo AJ x Deno. They released the song "Ride or Die" in 2017. He posted his first video of him singing to his Instagram page on April 18, 2015. He was covering the song "Thinking Out Loud," originally recorded by Ed Sheeran.
He has earned more than 130,000 followers to his Instagram account since his first video went viral. He was profiled on BuzzFeed in March 2016. His cover of the DJ Snake song "Let Me Love You" featuring Justin Bieber went viral. He has stated that his mother is overtly supportive of his aspirations to pursue singing.
He was noticed by rapper Stormzy, who, in March 2016, invited him to be featured on his new album. He was also recognized by Ed Sheeran.