Dennis, Kareem ("Lowkey")
Source of Influence: Arts & Culture
Status: Featured in current year
Kareem Dennis, better known by his stage name Lowkey, is a musical artist whose songs focus on political and social issues. Despite becoming successful and popular early on his career, he decided to take a hiatus from music from the years 2012-2016 to concentrate on studying. Since returning, two of his recordings ‘Ahmed’ and ‘Ghosts of Grenfell’ , which deal with Europe’s response to the refugee crisis and the tragedy at Grenfell tower respectively, have met with wide acclaim.