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He was born Dylan Kwabena Mills and adopted the name Dizzee Rascal after his teachers used to call him a 'rascal' at school.
Dizzee Rascal was born in Bow, East London on 1st October 1985, making him 28.
Dizzee Rascal began experimenting with decks and MCing in his teens and became an amateur DJ. He then formed the 'Roll Deep' crew, a garage collective made up of school friends, before starting to produce his own music.
Dizzee Rascal's first single was 'I Luv You', which he produced himself and afterwards he signed a record deal with XL Recordings. His follow-up singles were 'Fix Up, Look Sharp' and 'Jus' A Rascal'.
While no tours have been announced yet, Dizzee Rascal is confirmed to perform at the Jingle Bell Ball 2013 at London's O2 Arena. Keep it Capital for any news, gossip and rumours about a 2014 Dizzee Rascal tour. Credit: iTunes
Dizzee Rascal's latest album is called 'The Fifth'. As the name suggests, it's his fifth studio album and features singles such as 'Something Really Bad' feat Will.i.am and 'Goin' Crazy' feat Robbie Williams.
Dizzee Rascal won the coveted Mercury Prize in 2003 for his debut album 'Boy In Da Corner' and he also bagged Best British Male at the 2010 BRIT Awards.
Dizzee Rascal's record label is called 'Dirty Stank'. He got the name from a lyric in his song 'Seems 2 Be' which goes "going on dirty, going on stank".
Dizzee's latest single is called 'Love This Town' and features Teddy Sky. The video for the track also takes a look at the London riots which hit the capital in 2011.
Dizzee Rascal was awarded an honorary doctorate by the University Of East London. Raised in Bow, East London, the 'Bonkers' rapper has been recognised for his services to the local community, as well as his contribution to the arts through his music.