Camden Black History Month

MC Nii Ayikwei Parkes at the Round House

In partnership with the Roundhouse Summer programme, this youth poetry slam – with MC Nii Ayikwei Parkes – will engage young people and the wider in creating innovating forms of poetry. The theme will be Black Histories. Contestants will work on there entries throughout the summer and will perform their final pieces at the poetry slam held at the Roundhouse. Winners will be judged on applause and all competitors will receive a prise. For competition details please visit www.cbwg.org.uk.

Mr Lif Tour Dates

Mr Lif Tour Dates

Mr Lif returns to the UK this month with a headline date @ Jazz Cafe on 21st October. A European tour (full details below) comes to the UK on 19th October and takes in Glasgow, Nottingham, Leeds and Bristol. Earlier this year, Mr Lif played to a packed 93 Feet East in Shoreditch, East London and the Def Jux signed Mc's amazing live show is sure to be a total sell out once again!!

Danger

Danger An Introduction

With her soulful pitch and poetic phrasing, Fort Lauderdale, Florida’s own rapper and R&B vocalist, Danger, exposes both an emotional vulnerability and strength that is quickly earning her the reputation as one of the south’s hottest unsigned female artists.

ReadNex Poetry Squad

ReadNex Poetry Squad Biography

The ReadNex Poetry Squad is a group of four performers that enlighten with Spoken Word Poetry and Conscious Hip Hop. Cuttz, Decora, Freeflowin, and Latin Translator met four years ago in college while each of them was individually attempting to make a difference in their community.

Guru presents Jazzmatazz Vol.4

Guru presents Jazzmatazz Vol.4

Guru is a walking testament to Hiphop’s spirit, culture and timelessness. His journey in the music industry has been one long ride that contains one classic recording after another; from his work with the legendary Gang Starr, to becoming one of the first artists to fuse Hiphop and Jazz. Guru’s legacy and legend will never be forgotten and he plans on furthering that legacy with his 7 Grand label venture.

Crusada

Crusada

Crusada is a West London born and bred MC who has a great deal to get off his chest. He has lofty ambitions and appears to be approaching the business the right way. After growing his name by via the self released mixtape grind, read what he had to say to www.britishhiphop.co.uk before he blows up...
 

G Thang - the Rebirth of Gangsta Music

G Thang – the Rebirth of Gangsta Music

The industry sampler is here. This is the Rebirth of Gangsta Music. This is our man G Thang who makes some quality music, music which he thinks you need to listen to. This is going out to everyone one, Fans, DJ's,Managers, Producers. "Theres a lot of buzz around my music, a lot of people think I'm already signed but I'm not signed, I haven't actually tried to get signed but I think I'm looking... so let's start the bidding war" - G Thang aka C. James

Necro

Necro

Like him or hate him, you have to admit that Necro is one of a kind. Being far from your average gun-slinging, brandy sippin’ New York rapper, it’s easy to see the appeal of such an original guy. When I sat down and thought about doing this interview, I have to say I had my doubts. The risk of being traumatised by what lay inside this twisted individuals brain was a fairly daunting thought. Lucky for you guys, my love for all things hip-hop dragged me through. Check it out…