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kano presents london town

Jazz Café

Saturday 27 October

Kane Brett Robinson or 'Kano' put aside a promising football career to become one of London's foremost rappers. He performed songs from his second album, ‘London Town’ for the BBC Electric Proms 1Xtra night with special guest vocals from Craig David.


Sorry, we were only able to keep performance videos online for a week after the festival. But you can still watch an interview with Kano.

on the bbc

  • 1Xtra
  • 1Xtra hosted Kano at the Jazz Café.

set list

  • Product
  • London Town
  • Buss It Up
  • Fightin' The Nation - with Fraiser Smith
  • Feel Free
  • Sleep Tight
  • This Is The Girl - with Craig David
  • Me and My Microphone
  • Over and Over
  • This Is My Life (Thin Line) - with Priscilla
  • Jones
  • MC Grime
  • Typical Me
  • Nite Nite
  • P's & Q's

what happened

Minute by minute report, via text message,as seen by the BBC's Corinne Roper

  1. 20.26 - Rumour has it Kano is in the building. Until then its heavy tunes from 1Xtra's Cameo on the decks.
  2. 20.32 - Craig David is in the building...wearing sunglasses.
  3. 20.43 - Craig David and Kano are bopping in the backstage bar. Cameo's doing 1Xtra proud..
  4. 20.51 - Twin B's warming up the crowd, getting them to big up the acts. Hold tight, Kano up next.
  5. 20.53 - The ladies are out in full force lining up at the front of the stage for Kano.

audience review

charlie green
the best performance i have seen by kano who is the best artist out there at the moment and will be for some time...

also at bbc electric proms

  • Performed alongside Kano presents London Town:
  • Ghetto

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