A soundtrack for Top Boy has been revealed, to coincide with the release of the shows highly anticipated third series.
The soundtrack is a 17-song collection of all new and original music inspired by the series, all performed by several different British grime artists – including Mercury-nominated rapper Dave, Giggs, Little Simz and AJ Tracey.
There is even an appearance from Canadian rapper Drake, who is credited with helping to bring the show back after its original cancellation in 2014.
Top Boy: A Selection Of Music Inspired By The Series Soundtrack
- Nafe Smallz – Riding On Me
- Fredo – Freddy
- Headie One – Hard To Believe
- Baka featuring Giggs – My Town
- M Huncho – One Summer
- Youngs Teflon – Overseer
- Dave – Professor X
- SL – 100 Thoughts
- Popcaan featuring Quada – Billions
- AJ Tracey – Elastic
- Ghetts – Listen
- Avelino – Belly Of The Beast
- Little Simz – Venom
- Teeway – Feeling It
- Nafe Smallz – 8 Missed Calls
- Dave – Gods Eyes
- Drake – Behind Barz
To celebrate the release, Drake will be cashing in as OVO Sound will be also be selling merch at the OVO store in London.
Top Boy originally ran on Channel 4 for two series between 2011 and 2013, before being cancelled in 2014.
Following interest from Drake, the series was subsequently picked up by Netflix for a third series, with the rapper also now serving as an executive producer of the show.
Original cast members Ashley Walters (Dushane) and Kane RobinRead More – Source