A 37 year old man believed to be UK rapper Young Spray, is in serious condition after being stabbed at the GRM Daily Rated Awards in West London. The event, which was being held for the 4th year running, was taking place at the Eventim Apollo. a spokesperson for the venue was on hand to corroborate a report from the Metropolitan Police Service stating the particulars the incident. “During an event at the Eventim Apollo, an incident occurred where a male was seriously assaulted,” read the statement. “The individual received immediate medical care onsite and was taken to hospital by ambulance.”
Eventim Apollo reiterated their full cooperation with the law enforcement agencies tasked with the investigation: “The matter is being investigated by the Metropolitan Police Service, and we are assisting them with their enquiries.” In 2016, two men were assaulted as they left the same award ceremony, which was then housed in a different venue.
GRM Daily is one the leading purveyors UKG, Grime, Drill and UK rap. Not3s, producer Steel Banglez and Michael Dapaah aka Big Shaq, were among the winners on the night. Grime legend D Double E was presented with a lifetime achievement award a the trusted GRM Daily panel. For the record, GRM Daily sees itself as “the most visited urban music website in the UK.”