Stormzy shares heartwarming text from his proud mum after Glastonbury triumph

Way to make your mum proud

Stormzy at Glastonbury

A large portion of Britain is feeling proud of Stormzy after Friday night’s historic, game-changing, emotional, gripping Glastonbury performance which saw him become the first ever black British star to headline the festival.

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But there’s one person in particular who’s pride is stronger and better deserved than anyone’s, and that’s his mum – who sent him a heartfelt text message to say so.

In a message shared by the grime artist on Twitter, Stormzy’s mum tells her “hero” “you made me so proud, you’ve made me a very proud mum, never forget that… I just want to see you and hug you”.

She also promises to dance for him in church. Speaking of which…

Stormzy’s set featured both a black ballet troupe and a gospel choir alongside his trademark grime sound and used his platform to tell stories about black history and highlight injustices in the UK’s social systems.

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No wonder his mum is proud.