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Kane Robinson (Kano)


Kane studied a BTEC in Graphic Design in 2001-2003 and went on to do a degree in Graphic Design. Kane Robinson, better known as Kano, is a British rapper and actor from East Ham, London. A significant contributor to grime, Kano is widely considered one of the pioneers of grime, British rap music, and culture, alongside artists such as Skepta, Wiley, and Dizzee Rascal.

The rapper/actor has his sixth LP Hoodies All Summer seeing him combine music and drama to devastating effect.

Kano has been in multiple films including Rollin' with the Nines, Point Blank & Towerblock. He also has a starring role in the returning crime drama Top Boy on Netflix

He is also one of two of our alumni to appear in a video game back in 2007 he was apart of the roster for 'Def Jam: Icon' the other being Idris Elba who has a starring role in NBA 2K20 along with his voice acting in multiple other video game titles.