Jamal Edwards, the media mogul who went from filming his mates rapping to touring with Dr Dre.

Jamal Edward is the maker of SBTV began filming rap freestyles with a handycam, which he would then upload to his YouTube account. For the first three years Edwards acted alone to provide amateur footage regarding many British grime artists, such as Dizzee  Rascal, Wiley, Chipmunk and Tinchy Stryder, with the first SB.TV video being uploaded in February 2007.


This all first started when he turned 15 as he got a camera for his birthday which his mum got him. He started making videos of his mates rapping and put it on YouTube. More and more people started watching his videos so he decided to make his channel SBTV. His channel got even bigger and people wanted more so he got famous people to rap on his channel. He got recognised and signed a record label. Today, its YouTube channel has gained many millions of views and thousands of subscribers, as well as Facebook fans and Twitter followers.

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