No, I hadn't heard of said rapper either until he gained publicity for waving about a severed Boris Head a few weeks back.
Slow hand clap for the NME who decided this was sufficient basis to give Mr Thai the "Hero" award(!) - Just as he had attempted to grope presenter Katherine Ryan, and then responded to an audience heckle by throwing his mic at them and eventually jumping in to get physical.
Then there is this more in depth analysis on Twitter by someone who appears to know his onions regarding Broadband services and the implications:
1/ Hello, Internet greybeard here. I don't normally do party politics on twitter but @johnmcdonnellMP@UKLabour Internet policy announced yesterday is an interesting industry development that needs comment.
.@XRebellionUK are holding sites across Westminster. Their overnight rebels need hot water, ready-to-eat vegan food, tents, sleeping gear and warm clothes. Please help them. Many are preparing to go on hunger strike so they need some food now. @XRLondonhttps://t.co/TT6DQH2cub