Record label Dirtee Stank
Name Merky ACE
|Labels Dirtee Stank|
Years active 2009–present
|Origin Lewisham, London, England|
Associated acts Family Tree, Kozzie, Cadell, Dizzee Rascal
Albums Blue Battlefield, Peak Levels, All Or Nothing, Play Your Position
Genres Grime music, Trap music, Dubstep
Similar People Kozzie, Scrufizzer, Royal‑T, Marger, Last Japan
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Merky ACE is an English grime MC from Lewisham, South London. He was a founding member of the grime collective Family Tree, and later Tizzy Gang. He also produces beats under the pseudonym Splurt Diablo. For a brief spell in 2015, he was signed to Dizzee Rascal's Dirtee Stank record label, with whom he released the Footsie-produced Peak Levels EP.
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Merky ACE first came to prominence on the UK underground scene as part of grime's "new wave" in 2011. In the same year he independently released his acclaimed Blue Battlefield mixtape and followed it up with the Catch Up EP in the same year. In 2012, Merky ACE recorded features for Dizzee Rascal's Dirtee TV 2 mixtape which was released on Christmas of that year. In 2013, he released two mixtapes - All Or Nothing and Play Your Position - through grime label NoHatsNoHoods.
In 2014, Merky ACE was signed to Dizzee Rascal's label Dirtee Stank. Merky ACE's first project on the label Peak Levels EP was released on 17 July 2015. In late 2015, Merky ACE formed a new crew Tizzy Gang alongside Tre Mission and Cadell, following this news Family Tree disbanded shortly after in early 2016.
Merky was a joint executive producer of Tizzy Gang's debut compilation album, Opps Next Door Vol. 1, which was released on 16 June 2017. He provided vocals for fifteen of the album's twenty tracks, and produced many of its tracks under his Splurt Diablo alias. The album's release was celebrated with a launch party at Relentless No. 5 in London.