Award: Develop Your Skills (Transmission)

Year: 2019

Genre: Grime

Instrument/voice type: MC

Location: West Midlands


Hailing out of Coventry City, ShadowCV6 is an English Rapper, Grime MC and Recording Artist who uses complex and compelling lyrics & flows in every track to captivate his organically grown audience and capture a growing fanbase.
Since the start of his music career in early 2015, ShadowCV6 has accomplished an array of achievements, his highlights include:
Racking up over 500,000 combined YouTube views
BBC 1Xtra Radio Plays from world renowned DJ ‘Semtex’
Featuring on DJ Cameo’ #GimmeGrime Series on BBC Radio 1Xtra
Performing at Festivals & Events all over the U.K. including ‘Godiva Festival’ & ‘Nass Festival’
Gained recent Sync placements, including a recent DAZN worldwide TV advert for the El Clasico football game
Nominated for the Urban Music Awards ‘Ones to Watch’ 2018, finishing in the top 5.
Speaking to BBC journalist Harpreet Dawett in a recent interview ShadowCV6 said:
“It’s been an amazing few years writing and recording music and my life has took a serious turn for the better. I really can’t wait to see what the future holds and I hope to continue making music that people love and relate to. My goal is to put myself and my City on the map for all the right reasons and secure a better life for my family”.
Away from music, ShadowCV6 is a devoted father to his 1 Year old son ‘Leo-Elijah’ and is also a massive MMA and Boxing Enthusiast, having previously competed in Muay Thai & Freestyle Kickboxing Bouts in his earlier years.