Skepta's Boiler Room Performance for 'Konnichiwa' Album Launch Was Legendary

Now this is how you launch an album.

By
Music 
195 Hypes 0 Comments

On May 5, Skepta was at the center of an intimate but intense Konnichiwa launch event in Tokyo. Promoted and put together by Boiler Room as one of the iconic underground institution’s renowned shows, Skepta’s Tokyo show served as his Japanese debut and a way to introduce the monster that is his new album. The event was supported by local Japanese emcees Dutch Montana, KOHH, Loota and DJ Riki, and featured live renditions of the biggest Konnichiwa records and other major tracks from Skepta’s storied career. You can check out an official stream of the entire event here. For more, check out our recent conversation with the grime star.

Read Full Article

Join Our Discussions on Discord

The HYPEBEAST Discord Server is a community where conversations on cultural topics can be taken further.

1153 Users Online

What to Read Next

'Drive 2: The Uber Years' Starring Doppelgänger Ryan Gosling
Entertainment

'Drive 2: The Uber Years' Starring Doppelgänger Ryan Gosling

The scorpion is back!

Drake & Future Expand 'Summer Sixteen' North American Tour
Music 

Drake & Future Expand 'Summer Sixteen' North American Tour

Several more shows have been added.

Cary Fukunaga Will Bring Stanley Kubrick's 'Napoleon' to the Small Screen
Entertainment

Cary Fukunaga Will Bring Stanley Kubrick's 'Napoleon' to the Small Screen

The long-shelved project finally finds a new name for the director’s chair.


Alicia Keys Celebrates Individuality & Unity for "In Common" Video
Music 

Alicia Keys Celebrates Individuality & Unity for "In Common" Video

Alicia Keys’ comeback single receives its official visual.

You Can Buy Alexander Wang's Tribeca Loft If You're Willing to Break the Bank
Design

You Can Buy Alexander Wang's Tribeca Loft If You're Willing to Break the Bank

Selling for how much?!

Sia Unveils Striking "Unforgettable" Cover
Music 

Sia Unveils Striking "Unforgettable" Cover

Jaws will drop.

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Help us serve you better

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads, where we can share contents from the latest fashion, to those culturally relevant. In adding HYPEBEAST to your ad blocker's whitelist, ads on our sites will show while you continue to browse.