January 25, 2016
Nolay – Netflix & Pills
Nolay’s storytelling and passion shine through her lyrics and delivery in her new track “Netflix & Pills”. The South London MC explores the topics of addiction and abuse in her hard hitting bars, with imagery and styling from London designer Nasir Mazhar to match the chilling descriptions. Production comes from Kid D and is expected to be on her forthcoming projectGrime, Guts and Glory.
Jacob Banks – Grace
He’s often described as an old soul in a young body as his voice and lyrics prove, but there is also always something new and refreshing about Jacob Banks too. He has a power and presence in all of his music. “Grace” takes us on a dark journey of controlling and devious relationships and the problems that emerge. The cinematic visuals portray the lyrics well, with the soulful singer telling Pigeons & Planes; “It was a great shoot with so many creative people. I was tied to a chair for 10 hours straight.”
Shinobi ft. L Dizz – Like I Do
Sheffield is doing its music scene very proud at the moment, and the North of England, in general, is booming with HUGE talent. It’s thanks to veterans who have non-stopped worked hard to not let their talents be unknown and have continually pushed their scene. One of them is Shinobi a Steel City representative who has just dropped the video to “Like I Do” featuring an upcoming Sheffield MC L Dizz. Production comes from the mighty Sticky Blood who draw on the early days of Grime who a fast paced beat, allowing the two different generations of emcees to showcase their flows and bars.
D Power ft. Olivia Louise – Work It Out
D Power has brought back the refreshing grime female vocals over a hard beat for his new track “Work It Out” where we hear Olivia Louise singing to him that they can’t work it out, whilst D Power is trying to fix it. The Audio Slugs produced tracks allows the hard beat to interweave with the honeyed vocals and D Powers bars. This is the 2nd single to be taken from his forthcoming debut album ZION.
Yung Reeks – Blood On The Money
Yung Reeks is one of the hardest working rappers in the UK right now and this week he has dropped two tracks “Pray 4 It” and “Blood On The Money”. He’s due to drop a new project soon Ambition 2 where these tracks might make the cut for. Make sure you play this loud!
January 22, 2015
Donae’o is about to revive funky house and this track featuring Mista Silva and Flirta D is just the beginning of what he has to come for us this year. Swear Down is as catchy as hell and is going to be a big one for the DJ’s on the radio and in the clubs…He says: “I will be making Uk Funky for the whole of 2015 and Swear Down is my first introduction coming back to a sound I love making. I will officially start my Funky campaign with a song called “Mummy No Like” at the beginning of March 2015″
January 14, 2015
Genesis Elijah kicks off 2015 with some striking visuals and deep issues in his bars for track This Year off his Private Moments In Public album. His delivery is fierce as ever, driven by his lyrical content and you can hear and see the realness in this brand new video.
October 29, 2014
Ghetts has had an outstanding year with his Rebel With A Cause album charting at no.23 in the Official Charts and a lot of shows including his ones coming up in November too. He releases a new single for us proving his work rate is not slowing down, Fire Burning features the vocals of Liverpudlian singer KOF.
October 16, 2014
Eyez is one MC who I took notice of after being on Lord Of The Mics 5. From Bristol the MC dives into deep into his thoughts for his track Hard To Get Over as he talks about life in general with some deep, reflective opinions.
September 22, 2014
Yellows released his anticipated EP yesterday on iTunes No Ego and a music video of the same name. He has made an impact recently releasing videos from the EP featuring Shalo (‘Together’) and Paigey Cakey (‘Cake’) and now this bouncy, melodic track too with a colourful video to match. Yellows is definitely one to watch, take note!
Purchase Yellows – No Ego on iTunes here
September 17, 2014
Incisive just can’t seem to put a foot wrong when it comes to the rap game. He returns with Mind Games a deep, thought provoking track where he raps over a simple beat accompanied by the raspy vocals of Rukhsana Merrise which fits with his flow perfectly.
August 17, 2014
Shystie is back with her new single Stop, the first record to be heard from her forthcoming Exhalation EP due in November. The video is a mini movie and kept me in anticipation!
August 17, 2014
Birmingham’s C4 brings some summer vibes as he hits the Beach for his new video produced by Bassboy who provides the perfect beat for it.