United Against Knife Crime for CLASH (online)

  • Martyn Ewoma

After researching Hackney Wick F.C. (a semi-professional football club that supports their local community of Hackney) I found out about a charity football match they were organising featuring some of the U.K.'s most prominent rappers and grime emcees. I secured a press pass for the event and photographed some of the artists in attendance as well as those playing. I then wrote an article for CLASH magazine about the event and music's position within wider debate about gang violence and crime