Ransom FA

Award: Do it Differently Fund

Year: 2020

Genre: Hip-hop/rap

Instrument/voice type: MC

Location: Scotland

Website: ransomfa.com

Ransom FA is currently the BIGGEST name in Scottish rap and has been hard at work on his music for the last 10 years. Ransom’s single with fellow Scotsman Shogun has Nearly 150k thousand views on SBTV and His Risky Roadz freestyle amassed nearly 200k. He also has collaborations with the likes of Ard Adz, Shogun, and winner of the RAP GAME 2019 Kiico. He has been featured on some of the UKs biggest platforms such as BBC 1Xtra, GRM and Link Up to name a few.

Ransom was on the first BBC Three and BBC One Multi Award Nominated series “The Rap Game UK” with Krept & Konan and DJ Target, and featured artists such as Steflon Don and Jae 5. Has done extremely high viewing figures and has been nominated for a number of awards, including a National Television Award and Presenter of the Year. The series also broke records in the BBC for numbers 16-25 and BAME audiences.

Prior to the Rap Game Ransom had already shared the stage with many of the biggest UK Rappers, Such as Skepta, Wiley, Mist, M Huncho to name only a few. Ransom FA has been instrumental in proving that Scottish MC’s are a force to be reckoned with!

Not only a Talented artist Ransom FA also recently presented a documentary on Goal FM which hit over 160,000 views in the first week, and was hailed by fans, the Vice of football. Ransom will be returning to television screens hosting his very own show on BBC THREE ‘The Rap Trip’. Ransom alongside Scunthorpe based rapper F.O.S (Freedom Of Speech) will be travelling the breadth of the UK to discover and explore the burgeoning RAP communities emerging across Great Britain

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