Earlier today, Skepta dropped a brooding new song called “Lukey World,” dedicated to his friend Lukey Maxwell, who was just murdered early this past Friday morning.
According to police, 22-year-old Maxwell was stabbed in the back in Tottenham, North London. He was found collapsed in the middle of the street some time after midnight last Friday. Police and paramedics tried reviving him, but he was pronounced dead on the scene shortly after they arrived. Two men and three women have been arrested on suspicion of murder.
Many Grime rappers have been showing their respects to Maxwell on Twitter, and Skepta himself has been posting of pictures of Lukey on Instagram. Hear the dark new song below.