From pioneering Drill with 67, to his solo career and partnering with Twitch for his passion for gaming, South London rapper Dimzy lets Viper into his world…

What five words define your sound?

Horror, miserable, poetic, action, unique.

Tell me something unique about your creative process?

I only write lyrics once I’ve discovered a flow or word pattern.

Which song of yours would you like people to hear first?

‘Bet You Do’

What inspired you to make that song?

The hook was inspired by my Mrs always sayingm “I bet you do” to me and the verses was inspired by life experiences and things I’ve heard and seen.

What’s the most vulnerable you’ve allowed yourself to be when writing/making music?

Lol very drunk.

What’s the best/worst experience you’ve had on stage?

Best experience was Wireless 2018 when I saw the crowd go crazy for my song ‘44s In A 4 Door’, I felt that shit; the energy was crazy.

What is your favourite song to perform?

‘Jump Out Gang’ goes crazy on stage the fans get proper active, mosh pits and all sorts!

Which artist/song/album made you want to make music?

Styles P and Max B.

What’s the meaning behind your name?

It was influenced by one of my middle names.

If you weren’t making music, what would you be doing instead?

Creating businesses or gaming.

What’s success to you?

Having a thought, putting that thought into action, earning from that thought and then feeding your family from something that literally started from being a thought.

What moment in your life/career forced you to change direction? 

The loss of my parents. 

Where can people keep in touch with you?

Via my social media; Instagram, TikTok but Twitch will be the best place if you want to engage with me as I reply to everyone who comments.

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