Davinah’s big new single release ‘R U Ready’ is already hugely supported by Ronnie Herel (BBC 1Xtra) and Neil Harrison (BBC Northamton), and is getting massive interest. Here you can peep this sutry R'n'B diva and work out whether you are feeling her or not...
Could it be that Crunk has passed on and Atlanta is now bouncing to another sound? Snap could be that sound and BHI are some of the genre's foremost exponents. BHI is an ancronym for Born Husslers Inc. BHI consists of K-Rab, Yung J, Skeet-A-Wee Straw, Stadic Jones, Hard Head and Young Money.
Last Thursday (09/02/06) Blade and MuffJam put on a tremendous live UK Hip Hop extravaganza worthy of any festival, but a tremendous bonus for the knock down price of £6.50. It was the launch night of Blade's new Guerrilla Tactics LP and Blade had called on a multitude of talent from across the country to come and take to the stage to kick it off in the right fashion. Blade is a long time stalwart of the scene, so you know when he calls the acts will come.
Life has just so many words in him it is unbelievable. As he goes on he just seems to have the desire to spit more. He must have developed his throat and lungs to super human proportions and have special synaptic connections in his brain to enable endless freestyling. He is like some kind of rhyming robot.
Kwaku of the Black Music Congress provokatively points out that the British Black Music Industry is on the verge of collapse and could soon be in terminal decline. What can be done to rectify the situation? Check out Kwaku's thoughts on the topic...
Dem Franchize Boyz formed in their Atlanta Westside high school. As teens, Jizzal Man (Bernard Leverette), Parlae (Maurice Gleaton), Pimpin (Jamall Willingham), and Buddie (Gerald Tiller) put their minds and rhyme skills together and, throughout high school and college, they honed their vision into what it is today – a new wave of crunk that paints a graphic picture of the streets of Atlanta and their raw lifestyle.
KP is a Conscious Hip-Hop artist and poet. Most of his ideals crystalised during his English Literature and Philosophy degree at Keele University. By Conscious Hip-Hop we mean Hip-Hop that is concerned with eternal rather than superficial subjects. Also known as Kapes, the Redeye Jedi, the Subculture Sithlord, the Lyrical Ninja, Mr Elocution, and KP Nuts.
Verb T & Harry Love are back again with another instant classic. Delusion is the first single from Bring It Back (To Basics), the highly anticipated debut album from both of these established artists. Causing quite a stir in the media, this release is enjoying critical acclaim across the board.