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Who is Speech Debelle?

Who is Speech Debelle?

Well, she’s a British rapper, and she’s also the winner of this year’s coveted Mercury Music Prize in the UK. She beat favorites like Bat For Lashes and Friendly Fires (my personal pick). The prize marks the first time a female solo artist has won since Ms. Dynamite in 2002. And, from the sound of this video for “Better Days,” Speech Debelle has a very similar sound to Dynamite. Here’s hoping she lasts longer on the scene:

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