Adegbenga Adejumo bornknown as Bengais a British musician from Croydonknown for being a pioneer of dubstep record production. Adejumo is of Yoruba Nigerian descent. As a teenager he would visit the Big Apple record shop in Croydon where he was introduced Unknown Artist - Benga Benga Skreamand together they would help forge the sound of dubstep emerging in the early s.
Benga's second release was a collaboration with Skream, called "The Judgement". In Benga along with fellow producers Skream and Artworkformed the dubstep supergroup Magnetic Man.
Benga generated controversy in Alma Llanera - Juan Vicente Torrealba - Alma Llanera after reportedly saying he wished to remove himself from dubstep, insisting that he no longer wanted to be a part of the genre. He went on to clarify his comments saying "For me to remain creative, I've kinda not got to call my music dubstep and for me to keep pushing boundaries and moving around, making songs I can't call myself dubstep.
On 2 FebruaryAdejumo announced on social media Mirror Mirror - Blind Guardian - Imaginations Through The Looking Glass (DVD) following his engagement to Holly-Jae Treadgold, he was retiring to focus on raising a family.
In SeptemberBenga revealed via his Twitter account that mental health issues had been the reason for his retirement announcement. He stated that drug use from the age of 17 had caused bipolar disorderwhilst excessive touring led to schizophrenia. He premiered a new track "Psychosis" on the radio show, inspired by and to treat his psychological experiences, and was released in February on his new Illuminate record label.
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