26 February 17
Posted at 6:11
©Dean Chalkley / NME / Time inc. (UK)
Fridays NME magazine has 22 of Dean's images from the backstage shenanigans that took place at the 2017 NME Awards. Skepta and his crew, Wiley, Goldie and Sadiq Khan as well as lots of other shots of the winners presenters and performers from the star studded night (Dua Lipa, M.I.A., Matty Healy, Biffy Clyro, Pet Shop Boys, and Johnny Marr are just a few included..). There was a very special charity collective performance by Bands 4 Refugees, their slogan Choose Love can be seen on many of the artistes T-shirts through the night and the cover of the Magazine shows 10 of the collective you can see a short film about them here.
More on Bands 4 Refugees can be found here in a Guardian interview.
If you would like to help this cause you can donate £5 to help the Refugees by texting REFU to 70700