Big things are happening for 10Shott and not just on our small island. He's been playing gigs all over the Roman empire... I mean places like Egypt and Latvia (where he's about to hit the charts with Latvian heartthrob and new ZY Record signing Elli U with their track 'Like a Disease').
Building on the increasingly fresh output from the Welsh hip-hop scene, the wayward team of Junior Disprol, Chud Jackson and DJ Stagga desecrate your dusty speakers with one of the most experimental, leftfield and incredible long players you will hear in 08. Tinged with the unrelenting 808s of the new school, modern electronics, and the ethics of hip-hop, this is a project not only inspired by our times, but with a defiant nod to the history of rap.
After an incredible two day competition last Friday and Saturday, this year’s DMC World DJ Championships have been decided and this year’s ruling DJs have been crowned. With electric performances over the weekend from Million Dan, Killa Kela and his full live experience, DJ Vajra, Jungle Drummer vs. DJ Fu and a showcase set from last year’s champion DJ Rafik the Indigo2 was packed out with anxious fans waiting with baited breath for the all important winner announcements.
The best dancers from around the globe will be competing for the coveted title of Sony Ericsson World Champions here in the UK this October. The best poppers, lockers, B-Girls and B-Boys will flaunt their best moves and tricks at the Brixton Academy on Sunday 12th October in the World's #1 B-Boy competition.
On 20th September 2008, Huddersfield emcee Jack Flash took part in, and won the UK final of the End of The Weak rap battle against three other extremely talented English artists. Up against Dubbledge, Arkaic and M9, and with Chester P (Taskforce), Jehst and Reain as judges, it was always going to be a tough competition.
After months of rumours and speculation, Sway has now officially signed to Akon’s Kon Live label. The multi-album deal applies worldwide with the exception of Europe and the UK where Sway retains his celebrated independence and will continue to release through his own Dcypha Productions outlet.
Roots Manuva. Witness The Fitness. Well, an introduction is highly unnecessary, but in case you were just born - he’s the man. The idea behind some of the most landmark pieces of music our humble little island has seen... Rodney Smith aka Roots Manuva was born and bred in Stockwell, South London.