For SAMPHA, music is “a place where I can go to find out how I’m feeling on certain things. It’s therapeutic. I’m the soil and they’re the nutrients trickling down. I’m the roots soaking it all up.” The London singer, songwriter, and producer won the Mercury Prize in 2017 for his debut album Process. Last year’s follow-up Lahai, named after his grandfather, dealt with the existential experience of becoming a father. He moonlights as a songwriter and guest artist for the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Beyonce, Frank Ocean, and Stormzy, but his captivating solo work as a headliner will instil a strong degree of magic among the Welsh mountains this August.

Country: UK