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TiZ East

TiZ East in the doorway of a shop wearing a green jacket and looking at the camera

With his feel-good fusion of rap and Afrobeats, Lagos-raised and Plaistow-based MC TiZ EAST has hit upon the perfect combination. Cosmo Godfree speaks to him about his eclectic music taste, making uplifting tunes, and working with one of Nigeria’s rising stars 

“I’m in Newham right now but you can catch me over in Lagos.” Born and raised in Nigeria before moving to Plaistow (“bang in the...