Tilly catches up with the godfathers of UK YouTube reaction videos; duo Denz and Renz on Litty Tuesdays. The content creators, who have gained 239K subscribers, are visiting Manchester while on tour and praise the energy in our crowds.
Denz and Renz share who their inspirations are in the reaction community and how they want to take their next step towards hosting and presenting. They discuss going on tour with M Huncho, working at Outlook festival last year, Renz DJ’ing for D Double E and being told they could be the Black Ant and Dec! Demz speaks on getting Covid twice making him miss Renz’s surprise birthday and shares which songs remind them of lockdown.
The duo chat about their latest reaction video and the artists they have featured on their channel; Central Cee, Unknown T, K-Trap and Mitch. They speak on their attitude towards reaction videos; giving constructive criticism without hating on others’ music. Denz announces he has dropped a new song ‘Wraystyle’ with Chellz and that they now stream live reactions on Twitch.
The trio discuss drinking Red Nephew and artists Youngs Teflon, ArrDee, Aitch and Pop Smoke. Denz and Renz reveal their top five artists in the UK right now and where they see the UK music scene in five years. The duo close by giving advice for young people listening who want to get into the scene.
Stay up to date with the pair: @dennydenz on all socials and @lorenzodjrenz on Instagram.