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Dr Syntax - Benny Huge LP [Dented]

Dr Syntax – Benny Huge LP [Dented]

UK rap legend Dr Syntax is back with Benny Huge, his long-awaited second solo album on Dented Records. From the massive fanfare opener Standard Procedure through to the epic prog rock-sampling finale The Bird Has Flown, its clear that Syntax has delivered a phenomenal sophomore release easily worthy of its predecessor, 2007's critically acclaimed Self Taught (named one of Hip Hop Connection's top 50 UK albums of all time).

Spin Doctor - Changing The Hip Hop Landscape

Spin Doctor – Changing The Hip Hop Landscape

Five years ago the UK hip hop landscape changed with the arrival of The Doctors Orders to the proceeding. Named by Time Out as being “the kings of the capital's hip hop scene”, they have been responsible for throwing some of the biggest and best hip hop parties from London to Plymouth and not forgetting the famous Brighton beach parties and weekenders.

Foreign Beggars Nominated At The Urban Music Awards

Foreign Beggars Nominated At The Urban Music Awards

After an amazing year of touring with The Prodigy, the video for Contact reaching over a million views and smashing it at a load of shows all over the world the Foreign Beggars are proud to announce they have been nominated for Best European Hip Hop Act at the Urban Music Awards. The other nominees are Ken Ring (Sweden], Roots Manuva [UK], La Fouine (France], Tinie Tempah (UK) and Professor Green (UK) so the competition is big.

Foreign Beggars And Dexplicit Back Campaign To Improve Perceptions Of Youth

Foreign Beggars And Dexplicit Back Campaign To Improve Perceptions Of Youth

Hip hop and grime act Foreign Beggars consisting of MCs Orifice Vulgatron and Metropolis, human beatboxer, Shlomo, DagNabbit and DJ Nonames and DJ and producer Dexplicit who has just released his debut album, Digital Kinesis, which features Black The Ripper, Scatta, Samson, Nadia Rae, Ransom Impulse and many more are backing a campaign to improve the reputation of young people in the UK.

Foreign Beggars UK Album Tour

Foreign Beggars UK Album Tour

Averaging well over 100 shows per year, ‘Foreign Beggars’ are one of the most prolific and versatile Hip Hop outfits to emerge from the UK. Consisting of MC’s Metropolis and Orifice Vulgatron, Producer Dag Nabbit, Shlomo, Uk Beatbox Champion MC Zani and DJ Nonames. The group combines to create one of the most explosive live rap showcases on the planet.

Soundspecies - Soundspecies LP [Burnt Progress]

Soundspecies – Soundspecies LP [Burnt Progress]

Those Foreign Beggars are popping up everywhere at the moment! Their latest jaunt is with instrumental experimental Hip Hoppers Soundspecies on the track CDR People taken from the self titled album (Soundspecies, der!). The track is a groovy tribute to the club night of the same name (CDR People der!) and it also features 2Tall. The track is a gem and is something really different for the discerning UK Hip Hop head.

Jayger - Encrypted Scriptures LP [YNR]

Jayger – Encrypted Scriptures LP [YNR]

Every now and then something really fresh comes along, something that little bit different that makes it stand out from the crowd. Newcomer Jyager’s raps and Cee Why’s beats have that thing; ‘Encrypted Scriptures’ is a striking album. It’s still Hip Hop as we know it but, as you’d expect from YNR, it’s finely tuned and well polished and that’s what sets it apart.