WATCH: Idris Elba’s Racy New Song ‘Private Garden’

Idris Elba

Ah Idris Elba, what delights you have given the world, whether as Stringer Bell in The Wire, or John Luther in, y’know, Luther, you’ve earned the right to indulge yourself in whichever side project most takes your fancy.

And as DJ Driis, you can make music and sing in that lovely deep voice of yours and we promise, we absolutely promise that we won’t giggle even if the words are a little ripe. And believe you me, Anglophenians, they really are…

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Fraser McAlpine

Fraser has been writing and broadcasting about music and popular culture for over 15 years, first at the Top of the Pops website, and most recently for the NME, Guardian and MSN. He also wrote BBC Radio 1's Chart Blog and reviews albums for BBC Radio 2.

He is Anglophenia's current resident Brit, blogging about British slang and running around the Mall taking snaps of the crowd at the Royal Wedding, as well as reigniting a childhood passion for classic Doctor Who and cramming as much music in as he can manage.

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