Devlin Biography (Wikipedia)
James Devlin (born 7 May 1989), better known mononymously as Devlin, is an English rapper from Dagenham, East London. He attended the Brittons Academy in Rainham, East London. He was signed to Island Records from 2010-2015. Part of grime collective 'O.T Crew' with Dogzilla, Deeperman, M. Eye, Benson, Kozy, Syer Bars, Shotz, Meshie, Props and Daze. Devlin was also a member of the Movement, consisting of himself, Wretch 32, Scorcher, Ghetts, Lightning, Mercston and DJ Unique but has since left.
- Devlin makes a comeback with DJ Target and they get deep!https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04scy3p.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04scy3p.jpg2017-02-09T15:03:00.000ZDevlin chats past, present and future with DJ Target and there is even a cheeky taster of his Fire in the Booth part 2!https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04scx3r
Devlin makes a comeback with DJ Target and they get deep!
- ‘I think you sound really angry. Who upset you? Do you want me to tell them off?’ - 6 yr old Sienna on Devlinhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04qymnr.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04qymnr.jpg2017-01-31T14:18:00.000ZDevlin is in the hot seat as Sienna reviews his latest release, The Devil In.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04rfnb4
‘I think you sound really angry. Who upset you? Do you want me to tell them off?’ - 6 yr old Sienna on Devlin
- My First Bars: Devlinhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03z4rkz.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03z4rkz.jpg2016-07-06T13:55:00.000ZThe UK don talks about his first rap crew and some embarrassing first barshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03z4rq0
My First Bars: Devlin
- Devlin and Wretch 32 on getting ready for gigshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0178g2m.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0178g2m.jpg2013-04-04T14:10:00.000ZDevlin and Wretch 32 talk to BBC 1Xtra's Charlie Sloth about pre-show nerves and routines. They were talking at the 2013 BBC Introducing Musicians' Masterclass.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01789dc
Devlin and Wretch 32 on getting ready for gigs
- Wretch 32 and Devlin on gig fails!https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p016nwmg.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p016nwmg.jpg2013-03-21T15:28:00.000ZWretch 32 and Devlin share their gig stories with Charlie Sloth at the BBC Introducing Masterclass 2013.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p016nwmh
Wretch 32 and Devlin on gig fails!
Past BBC Events
Live Lounge: Grime vs Spoken Word Special
Reading + Leeds: 2013
BBC Introducing Masterclass: 2013
1Xtra Live: 2012 - London / Liverpool / Manchester
Live Lounge: Devlin & Ed Sheeran
Performances & Interviews from Similar Artists
‘The Intent 2 – The Come Up’ cast members Ghetts, Nicky ‘Slimting’ Walker and Femi Oyeniran talk about the urban crime drama
Ghetts talks colourism and his new album!
World Premiere: Damian Marley - Here We Go (Remix) (feat. Ghetts)
Ghetts - Hometown Glory (Radio 1 Piano Sessions)
Ghetts and Shakka play the Radio 1 Piano Sessions
"Oi Charlie, you rap too, so stop it!" - can Charlie get Ghetts to jump on a Vanessa Carlton remix?
Ghetts Talks About His New Album
Ghetts freestyle session for Logan Sama