Stormzy allegedly opened his heart to his split from Maya Jama in his new album, which is the first time he told of his shocking break-up. The Vossi Bop rapper will release his long-awaited second album, Heavy Is the Head, on Friday (December 13) and is expected to feature a track called Lessons, inspired by his heartbreak.
Back in August, it was confirmed that the 26-year-old, and 25-year-old Maya, ended their relationship together after four years. Although he avoided talking about it so far, sources say the rapper felt comfortable using his album as a platform to do so.
An insider told The Sun: zy Stormzy never talked to Maya about her split, but it hit her really hard. Close They were very close and lived together, there was a lot of history. He said: ‘Sabak is a captivating song and a real highlight of the album – it had to get there. ‘
Announcing their surprise split, a representative told Metro.co.uk at the time: ‘Yes, I can confirm that the relationship has ended and Maya has split from Stormzy.’ Rumours swirled again that Stromji had cheated on Jorja Smith, but both stars slipped. Claims.
Their shared publicist told us specifically: I can report any accusations or confirmation that Maya is clearly not true about Stormzy’s infidelity. Stormzy and Maya were one of music’s most loved power couples, but it was said that TV presidents wanted to focus on their careers.
A source told The Sun at the time: Maya has moved out of her home in south-west London. This decision is not one that has come to light, but the relationship has finally ended. ‘Maya later opened up about how difficult the public was with the break-up in an interview.
Evening Standard and said: ‘It was cruel to break into the MW dazzle of the 24/7 news cycle. Read When I was younger I used to read magazines and see all these Hollywood people crumbling and they didn’t feel like real people. And then when you’re in that situation, you’re like, oh s ** t, it’s so real.’
Sees everyone sees it as just entertainment. These things never last long. People get something else to talk about. Stormy’s anticipated second album will feature his recent hit singles Vosi Bop, Crown, Own, Dussies and Willie Flow as well as collaborations with the likes of Ed Sheeran, Burn Boy, HER, Heidi One. And hitch.