East London's newest export, grime culture evangelist Maxsta, is looking to follow in the footsteps of his idols - by whom we mean Kano, Ghetts and Dizzee Rascal. The 20-year-old has recently signed to Sony's Just Jam imprint, so he may well do it too. His first single, I Wanna Rock, is out on August 6.
Words: Joseph 'JP' Patterson
A version of this appeared in NME Magazine (July 28 issue)