For those of you that don't know, B.A. (Bad Attitude) is a talented North London MC that is causing a stir on the underground. B.A started writing music at the age of eleven as a hobby, penning lyrics about his life and his experiences after being inspired by the likes of 2Pac, Biggie and The Heartless Crew.
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Gemini, a division of GCI Technologies and a leading innovator of modern DJ technology, is excited to unveil the FirstMix USB DJ Controller for aspiring DJs. This easy to use, yet feature rich controller with two touch sensitive jog wheels that allow anyone to scratch like a pro. It gives you everything you need to DJ with iTunes.
Leddie and Smoggy (L&S) are a positive UK Hip Hop duo from Middlesborough, UK. Leddie is a 22 year old female Hip Hop artist and producer and Smoggy is a 24 year old male Hip Hop artist. In advance of their LP they have been regularly dropping taster tracks.
Skillzbeatz is one of the UK's formidable forces in HipHop, he doesn't limit himself there though even branching out into R&B, Drum & Bass and really anything from urban music to pop. He has always worked exclusivly with artists notching up credits with well known acts and companies such as...
Winner of Black LGBT Community Award for Arts and Spirit of London Award for Achievement through the Arts, Atta was invited to 10 Downing Street to meet former PM Gordon Brown and City Hall to meet Mayor Boris Johnson. Atta has appeared on prime time Channel 4 in a ‘3 Minute Wonder’ in which he proudly declared himself as ‘Young Black & Gay’.
Just like superheroes, jazz musicians and rappers are fond of teaming up. Whether it’s Batman and Superman joining forces to defend the DC universe or Busta Rhymes dropping in for show-stealing cameo on someone else’s record, the individual histories often intertwine to intoxicating effect. But what happens when the distances that separate the individuals are greater than those between Metropolis and Gotham?
As most of you will know, Bestival 2010 is looming and people are starting make sure that those old skool wellies still fit, their nunty macs don’t have any holes in and their tents have got all of their pegs. However, you never know, it could be bright sunshine right through the 4 days so you wont need some of those things!
Hip-Hop is a strange genre of music. It continues to change over the years and develop; some styles stick and some get mixed and turned into a completely different style of music. Some of these new styles work but some just don’t.
Originally calling themselves Super Nature (for just the first single), the group came out in 1985 with the single The Showstopper which was an answer record to Doug E. Fresh's hit single The Show. The Showstopper was produced by Hurby Azor, who had to do it as a school project. The finished recording garnered some airplay and the independent Pop Art Records gave it an official release and The Showstopper became a modest R&B hit.
The UK leg of the 'Kaleidoscope' became one of the most extravagant tours that the UK have ever seen. The shows were no-holds-barred, off the wall productions hosted by the world's premiere DJ. In fact, they didn't exceed expectations so much as blow them wide open.
With Grime / hip hop artist Bashy about to star in highly anticipated new film Shank, and Plan B and Scorzayzee having recently worked on movie projects, there seems to be a growing trend for UK artists moving into the film arena.
From Dallas Texas to London England via the House of Hoops. This weekend wasn’t just for the lover birds celebrating valentine times, chocolates, red wine, roses, candle light dinner in Paris overseeing the Eiffel tower! Too much?
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