Plan B scraps side project

  • Bang Showbiz
  • 28 February 2012
Plan B

Plan B

Plan B has axed plans for a punk side project because he is so busy with other ventures

Plan B has axed plans for a punk side project.

The 'She Said' hitmaker is too busy working on his other commitments - new movie 'The Sweeney', promoting his forthcoming album 'Ill Manors' and the film of the same name which he has written, directed and starred in - to find the time for the venture, which would see him team up with his touring session musicians.

He said: "I've had to knock the band on the head.

"There are only so many hours in the day and to keep the quality levels up I've had to put a halt to some projects, including the band.

"It's sad but I have to give my all to the things I can do. So I'm working on 'The Sweeney' and making a new album."

Despite his hectic schedule, the rapper - whose real name is Ben Drew - has no plans to slow down.

He added to the Daily Star newspaper: "Life is so busy that I'm sleeping in my clothes some days.

"I can't stop and I don't want to. There's so much I want to achieve and I owe it to the people around me to keep going."

Plan B

Known to the world as Plan B, Ben Drew burst into the limelight from the streets of East London. Originally making a name for himself as a hip hop artist, his first album, Who Needs Actions When You Got Words, utilised a direct, confrontational approach to tell hard-hitting stories of contemporary urban issues. Content…

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