Chip (rapper)

British rapper
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Jahmmal Noel Fyffe (born 26 November 1990),[1] better known by his stage name Chip (or Chipmunk), is a British rapper. In the past 14 years he has collaborated with the likes of Skepta, T.I., Meek Mill, Young Adz and many others.

Chip
Chip performing in 2011
Chip performing in 2011
Background information
Birth nameJahmaal Noel Fyffe
Also known as
  • Chipmunk
  • Chip Dippy Chip
Born (1990-11-26) 26 November 1990 (age 33)
Tottenham, London, England
Genres
Occupation(s)
  • Rapper
  • songwriter
Years active2004–present
LabelsJive (2009–2011)
Grand Hustle (2012)
Cash Motto (2014–present)
Websiteofficialchip.com

His single "Diamond Rings" (produced by Naughty Boy) features Emeli Sandé.

One of his singles is a collaboration with Chris Brown, called "Champion".

He released his first album I Am Chipmunk in 2009. He released his second album Transition in 2011. He released his third album League of My Own II in 2017. He released his fourth album Ten10 on 21 September 2018.

Awards change

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2008 MOBO Awards Best UK Newcomer Won
2009 Best Hip-Hop Act Won
MP3 Music Awards The UGG Award – Urban / Garage / Grime[2] "Diamond Rings" Won
2016 MOBO Awards Best Grime Act[3] Won
2017 MOBO Awards Best Male Act[4] Nominated
Best Grime Act[4] Nominated

Urban Music Awards change

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2008 Urban Music Awards Best Newcomer Won
2011 Best Collaboration Champion with Chris Brown Won

References change

  1. "Artists - Chipmunk". The BBC. Archived from the original on 8 November 2014. Retrieved 13 November 2010.
  2. "MP3 Music Awards 2009 Winners". MP3 Music Awards 2009. Archived from the original on 19 March 2012. Retrieved 13 November 2010.
  3. "MOBO Awards 2016 | MOBO Organisation". beta.mobo.com. Retrieved 2 July 2018.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "2017 MOBO Awards Nominations: Get the Full List Now | MOBO Organisation". beta.mobo.com. Retrieved 28 February 2018.