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Rapper swaps club nights for studying

Niyi with Will.i.am Photo: Niyi Adelakun

A young rapper from Essex has swapped club nights with the likes of Will.i.am and Lady Gaga to study at Cambridge University.

Niyi Adelakun from Chelmsford was a rapper, DJ and music producer and well known in the London club scene.

However now he's opted for the studious life of an English Lit and Education degree at St John's College in Cambridge as he wants to be a secondary school teacher.

Niyi studying at Cambridge University Credit: ITV News Anglia