Loki The Scottish Rapper
Loki, real name Darren McGarvey, is a Glasgow-based writer, performer, community activist and journalist. Scotland’s most high profile rap artist, he is a founding member of hip-hop collective The Being, a critically acclaimed solo artist, and a veteran battle rapper. Loki’s central role in the development and evolution of Scottish hip-hop cannot be understated, and his influence as a writer and performer can be felt wherever Scottish rap is found. Darren McGarvey’s memoir ‘Poverty Safari’ has gained wide critical acclaim and recently won The Orwell Prize, Britain’s most prestigious prize for political writing.
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