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Idris Elba

Idris Elba

After co-producing and performing on the intro for Jay Z's American Gangster album – Idris has firmly arrived in Hip-hop's inner circle, after all the Jigga Man doesn't let just anyone produce for him but then again Idris Elba is hardly anyone.

Idris Elba

Idris Elba

You may know him from his role in the hit US television show The Wire, where he played Stringer Bell: the Machiavellian drug dealer who everyone loved to hate. Or you may know him as DJ Driis, the reputable DJ with a dedicated following, but britishiphop.co.uk is about to introduce you to IDRIS the rapper.