Chronik is a grime MC from East London, and member of the Slew Dem Crew. He has released two solo mixtapes – Blaze More Dan U in 2007 and Free Chronik in 2011. He is notorious for being one of the realest MCs in the scene and his gritty, often violent lyrics are praised by hardcore fans. As well as having two mixtapes, Chronik has featured on songs by other MCs such as Jammer and Footsie.
Chronik’s well-known song ‘Ring’ was released in 2011 on the Free Chronik mixtape. The video for the track was filmed courtesy of No Hats No Hoods. The song was considered to be one of the biggest grime tracks of the year and marked a blazing return to grime for Chronik after a stint in jail.