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Roll Deep: In at the Deep End

Dorian Lynskey, The Guardian, 27 May 2005

LAST YEAR was the year grime failed to break big, and nobody failed to break big quite like Wiley. His excellent solo debut was festooned with praise — but the ambitious founder of the sprawling Roll Deep Crew, and one-time mentor to Dizzee Rascal, isn't in it for good reviews alone.

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