Hard as it is to believe, in all his many years in the grime scene, we’ve never actually had a solo album from East London’s Footsie. When you sit down and actually consider it all—his formative years in N.A.S.T.Y Crew, the birth of Newham Generals with D Double E, the King Original shows, the innumerate production work, the clashes, the radio sets—it’s actually not too surprising that he never found the time. Still, that comes to an end today because we’ve finally got his debut, No Favours, and it’s a monumental project…

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