Growing up in and around Shepherds Bush, surrounded by the richness of music and cultural history, Central Cee has found a purpose for himself that reflects the community around him.
It’s no wonder that the young artist has been experimenting with music since he was a child but Central Cee cites his father as a major inspiration for him to get into it. Starting to createmusically at the age of 8, it wasn’t until he turned 14 when he started recording his music andputting it out into the world.
Fast forward to the present day, and with an international appeal and high anticipation around his every move, Central Cee is the UK’s hottest and most followed rapper.
With his second mixtape 23 landing in early 2022 and heading straight to Number 1 in the UKOfficial Chart, Central Cee continued to define UK rap on his own terms. 23 is an ambitiousendeavor, with the rapper setting his sights on global stardom, with features including Italy’s Rondodasosa, France’s Freeze Corleone and Spain’s Morad.
Now, as 2022 reaches its final quarter, Cench is still riding a huge wave of success. Hisfreestyle for LA Leakers has garnered over 3 million views already, and arrives hot on the heelsof his hit charting single - 'Doja' - a global success. The track marked a huge moment.
To date, 'Doja' has racked up over 180 million streams, and over 70 million views. The songdebuted at #2 on the UK's Official Charts and became a worldwide smash, marking CentralCee’s highest charting positions in Australia, Germany, Benelux, and more, and reaching Spotify's Top 10 Daily Plays in 21 markets. The song reached Shazam's Global Top 100 chart, peaked at #19 on Billboard's Global 200 songs chart, and tore up TikTok to the tune of over 1million video creations.
Central Cee is an inimitable and unavoidable talent.