Novelist

Music

novelist’s grime centered debut album is very bold and very needed

“Everyone is super angry right now.” Nov contemplates London violence in powerful debut album.
Hattie Collins
4.16.18
Music

princess nokia’s emo mixtape and everything else you need to hear today

Your go-to Friday playlist.
Frankie Dunn
4.13.18
Music

what we learned from stormzy, jme, novelist, and logan sama at our 'this is grime' talk

i-D hosted a talk with Stormzy, JME, and Novelist to celebrate the launch of 'This Is Grime.'
Lula Ososki
9.16.16
Music

exclusive: listen to katy b's new mssingno collaboration, 'water rising'

Press play on the track before the release of third album, 'Honey,' tomorrow.
Matthew Whitehouse
4.21.16
Music

exclusive: watch the trailer for katy b's new album, 'honey'

The singer's love letter to the global club underground is released this Friday.
Matthew Whitehouse
4.18.16
Music

baauer drops forceful 'day ones' video featuring novelist and leikeli47

The producer has assembled quite the squad for his much-anticipated new album.
Hannah Ongley
2.17.16
Culture

​what to do at your new year’s eve party

According to Grace Neutral, Christopher Kane, Kelela and co.
Tish Weinstock
12.31.15
Music

watch novelist eat fried chicken and chill in new video for 'endz'

South London's finest hang out of high-rise estate stairwells in the home-footage style film.
Charlotte Gush
10.19.15
Music

shamir, kelela and novelist: meet the sound of 2015

Alasdair McLellan shoots three of today's most visionary musicians for our 35th Birthday Issue.
i-D Staff
6.3.15
Music

watch grime crew the square do battle in south london, exclusively on i-D

We're premiering the new video from south London's best new grime crew.
i-D Staff
4.23.15
Music

novelist is the future of grime

The XL signed, Mumdance collaborating, Lewisham repping rapper is going to take 2015 by storm.
Hattie Collins
3.11.15
Music

the music issue playlist

Hit play and delve deep inside the Issue playlist packed with the sounds of now.
i-D Team
2.9.15