‘I thought that was it’
Who is Rodney P?
- He was a member of the hip-hop group London Posse, which in the 1980s and 1990s is credited with giving British rap music its own identity
- As a rapper, he continued a solo career performing on stage for decades
- He began presenting a BBC Radio 1Xtra show, called The Original Fever, in 2002. It lasted just for over six years
- He interviewed some of the biggest names in the hip-hop community for the show, including Pharrell Williams, Kanye West and 50 Cent
- He has since gone onto present documentaries for BBC Four, including Rodney P’s Jazz Funk