Rup - Rup On Zebra EP [Zebra Traffic]

Rup Changes Style For New Release

In continued Zebra Traffic news we have details of a new release from one of our favourite South London MCs - Rup. We have been led to beleive that we should be on the watch out for a slight change in production. The anticipated feel of the release is set to be less downtempo and bit more of an electronic sound.
 

Dirty Diggers Remix EP

Dirty Diggers Remix EP

The Dirty Diggers are to release a remix EP this year and with appearances from Wiley, Kidkanevil and Umod it looks set to be a powerful mix of tunes. This will be their second release this year, following the album 'The Pleasure Is All Mine', which was released in march this year.

OC - Biography

OC – Biography

Whenever people talk about slept-on emcees, the name OC is always mentioned. Omar Credle's history of under-promoted albums and sample clearance issues is familiar to anyone who knows their hip-hop history. In 1994 his classic debut album Word… Life knocked the wind out of people's chests and put the Bushwick, Brooklyn emcee on the map.

Jehst

Jehst – Biography

Jehst is one of the UK’s leading Hip Hop artists. Growing up in both the South East and North West of England, the self-styled High Plains Drifter has a unique perspective on life in the UK. His music reflects this, which has earned him the respect of a loyal fan-base both sides of the North-South divide.

Jehst Releases The Mengi Bus Mixtape

Jehst – The Mengi Bus Mixtape hosted by Sir Smurf Lil and mixed by DJ IQ CD [YNR]

Jehst's position as one of the most respected lyricists in the UK is more or less a given nowadays. His dense, intelligent rhymes take some getting into and his style is distinctive enough to divide opinion, but once you've break past the barrier and enter his world, the extent to which he dominates and defines a certain strain and style of UK Hip-Hop becomes both evident and wholly justifiable.

Kid Acne – Romance Ain’t Dead CD [Lex Records]

Straight outta South Yorks comes “the rap Jonnie Briggs” and Sheffield’s one-man answer to the Beastie Boys; the gob-wobbling, microphone-bothering rap powerhouse known as Kid Acne. Romance Ain’t Dead is an 11 track short, sharp shock to the ear drums that’s filled with more bangers than an overstocked sausage factory and is one of the funniest yet slickest albums you’ll have heard all year.