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Too Many T’s

UK

Lithe and lively rap duo from Camberwell

“A joint love for hip hop and writing wicked rhymes. And being the only two rappers in Wakefield.” Asked by Zap! Bang!magazine about how they came together, it was clearly the paucity of rapping talent in a certain West Yorkshire town that put Leon Rhymes and Ross Standaloft in the same orbit. Since hooking up, Camberwell has becometheir manor, a much more appropriate setting for theirlively,lyrically dextrous hip hop. Not that they’re all about urban angst, though. Withtonguenevertoo far from cheek, their approach offers a suggestion of how the Beastie Boys mighthave sounded hadthey hailed from south-east London.“We’re part fun, part deep,” they say, while revealing their influences to include Big Daddy Kane, Jurassic 5 and Eminem. And what’sthe derivation of that curious name? “We have LOADS of t-shirts,” they laugh. “Like, warehouses full…”