Long established as a cornerstone of the UK hip hop scene, prolific rapper Ramson Badbonez swaps the mic for the mixing desk for the first time with the release today of his explosive new album Lead by Example through New Dawn Records.
November 2012 sees the release of 'The Doctor's Note' - the new album from UK rapper Chima Anya. Since the release of 2010's 'New Day' Chima Anya has forged a solid reputation on the UK Hip Hop scene, collaborating with the critically acclaimed rapper and jazz saxophonist Soweto Kinch and supporting American superstars such as Big Daddy Kane, Jay Electronica and Biz Markie. Contrasting with his success as a rapper, Anya has also recently qualified as a GP, having spent the last three years working and studying at St Thomas' Hospital in Central London.
B-Boys and fly girls get yourselves down to the HMV Forum for one of the year's must-see hop-hop shows! If you're too young to remember the original Cold Chillin' Tour then now's your chance to relive the action. Support from Droppin' Science, DJ 279, Chima Anya, Digga Please and hosted by Big Ted.
25 year old (Dr) Chima Anya has seen a lot. An avid hip-hop fan since birth he has watched how it has evolved and devolved over the years while simultaneously perfecting his own grasp of the art. As a little late Easter bonus here’s a dope freestyle by Chima over a Flying Lotus remix.
It's here! The second installment! 20 tracks of UK Hip Hop for your lug'oles. Check back daliy for updates on more music from the artists involved. Be sure to check myspaces, leave comments for me and them - all feedback is welcome. The second installment in the series (Vol. 3 will be hot on its heels) continues the quest to expose UK Hip Hop artists, potentially, to people all over this green planet.