Dizzee Rascal's US album

  • Bang Showbiz
  • 9 March 2012
Dizzee Rascal

Dizzee Rascal

Dizzee Rascal says his next album will be his most American yet and is basing himself in Miami, Florida, while he records it

Dizzee Rascal's next album will be his most American yet.

The British rapper is busy making his fifth studio record and wants it to have more of a US-feel, so is basing himself in Miami, Florida, and working with top American producers.

He said: "I live in Miami now, as well as here, so I go back and forth. I've been in Las Vegas and Los Angeles as well, where I met up with Snoop Dogg.

"He hooked me up with a load of producers so I've done a lot with them. They are loving dubstep over there and it's all pretty banging."

The 'Bonkers' hitmaker is also working with long-term collaborator Cage and has been talking to Calvin Harris about producing some tracks for the album, which is due for release later this year.

He said: "I spoke to Calvin the other day actually. He's gonna send me some beats.

"He's doing big things. I got in there before Rihanna. I've also got a song produced by Erick Morillo, which should be this album's 'Bonkers'."

Dizzee has also recently starred on 'Snap Your Neck Back', a track produced by Cypress Hill producer DJ Muggs.

he said: "He made 'Jump Around', 'Insane in the Brain' - all them big classics. It's big."

Dizzee Rascal

Squawking young garage MC who combines the sublime and the ridiculous in his progressive music and has scored some huge hits with 'Bonkers', 'Holiday' and 'Dance Wiv Me'.

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