High Focus are delighted to reveal the debut release in their brand new 'Producers Spotlight' series, launched to celebrate the music makers who have contributed so much to the label's canon over the years.
To mark the anniversary of Plymouth based MC Detax's debut album 'New Eden' turning one today, we have a special live studio performance of 'Outsider' and 'Stay Hydrated', both tracks taken from the album!
Testing the boundaries of flow, but still keeping it boom bap The Nicewun JM from the South West returns with another Golden Era homage. The track, Hear Me Rhyme is taken from his debut LP Celebratin’ Hip Hop... Over Here, is produced by Marvin A Doup and cuts from Jabba Tha Kut.
After a three year hiatus, former Universal Soldiers front man Ric Branson returns with underground heavyweight producer Karnate and a brand new project entitled Blood Diamonds. The collaboration doesn't fail to disappoint, with compelling bars delivered over a truly expansive soundscape and 10 brand new tracks for the UK Hip Hop faithful.
Edinburgh-based MC, Conscious Route has delivered his latest, 6-track EP, ‘Deftly Golden’, produced by Forest DLG aka Chemo aka Telemachus. The EP opens with the straight Hip Hop of ‘Trojan’ ft Kryptik before ‘Portals’ brings a deeper lyrical feel.
Hot off the back of Dabbla and JaySun's 'Alec Baldwin', Potent Funk pulls out Illaman, GEAR, Benofficial and Dabbz for 'Main Man Syndrome'. Forest DLG (formerly Chemo) drummed up its crisp instrumental, engineering the track at KMJ45 Studios.
Edinburgh-based MC, Conscious Route is back with a new single, Portals, produced by legendary UK hip-hop producer Forest DLG (aka Chemo / Telemachus). The politically charged wordplay is counterbalanced by the airy and ethereal breaks.