On Channel 4 News...

slowthai has given a new interview to Channel 4 News discussing masculinity and mental health.

The Northampton rapper's debut album 'Nothing Great About Britain' is out now, an outstanding, multi-layered offering that moves from the political to the personal.

Open about his own experiences with mental health issues, slowthai spoke to Channel 4 News over the weekend about this subject.

Broaching the topic of toxic masculinity, slowthai pointed to the constraints of traditional masculine identity as a factor in the rise of mental health issues in young men.

He comments: "'This is how men were, they don't make them like this anymore'... it's being drilled into you to be this way."

Watch the interview below.

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