Dizzee Rascal

Dizzee Rascal

“ABC,” as the Jackson Five once put it, “it’s easy as 1-2-3”: Dizzee Rascal’s third album, “Maths & English,” is the most complete, intense and thrilling British hip-hop record ever made. Bar none. From the Korn-inspired metal guitars of the barnstorming first single “Sirens,” to the vivacious Bugsy Malone-inspired backchat of Lily Allen (on the irresistible “Wannabe”), every track on this album seems to find a new way of grabbing the listener’s attention. But the amazing thing about “Maths & English” is the way the huge number of different styles... more