Tag: 1Xtra

BET Hip Hop Awards 2006

BET Hip Hop Awards 2006

Britishhiphop.co.uk was present to see history in the making with the first ever BET Hip Hop Awards. The ceremony took place at the distinguished Fox Theatre, Atlanta and boasted a guest list of stars. From Jay Z to Jim Jones, Snoop Dogg to TI, Chamillonaire to the UK’s Sway, all the big names were there and thanks to our friends at BBC 1Xtra, BET and Glenyearwood so were we! So sit back and relax as we bring you the inside scoop.

1Xtra Wants Budding Beatmakers

1Xtra Wants Budding Beatmakers

1Xtra will host its fourth Hip Hop weekend from Sept 29 to Oct 2. Featuring names like P Diddy and Lil John and 1Xtra Hip Hop DJs, there will also be a showcase for emerging rappers and beatakers. Budding music makers are invited to send in their tracks. See the 1Xtra website for more details.

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1Xtra’s Ace and Invisible are coming to your town

As part of 1Xtra's 'Homegrown Hits The Road', Ace & Invisible of 1Xtra and Channel U fame are coming to your town very soon for a live broadcast! You can't miss them as they'll be breezing through in the 1Xtra Homegrown tourbus, they will be visiting 5 cites: Edinburgh, Newcastle, Leeds, Liverpool and Cardiff to throw a spotlight on the local black music scene.