Pink News yesterday (21 November) reported a series of comments made by Stormzy between 2011 and 2014 featuring homophobic slurs.

The grime star, who released debut album Gang Signs & Prayer earlier this year, addresses the "unacceptable and disgusting" comments and says that he takes responsibility for his actions. Stormzy also offers his "deepest apologies" to the LGBTQ community and his fans during the apology, which you can read in full below:

Last month Stormzy seemed to tease his second record via his "4pm In London" freestyle.