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Amplify Dot - King Kong 12" [Amped Up]

Amplify Dot – King Kong 12″ [AmpedUP]

Female rapper Amplify Dot unveils the first single taken from her Short Back & Sides EP, released in 2012. King Kong follows her Summer smash Semantics, featuring Kano. It was the lead track from her debut mixtape Born Ready which featured Lioness, Booty Luv and STUSH to name a few. As well as a headline performance at Industry night ILUVLIVE in 2011, and key support from BBC Radio 1Xtra, Choice and Kiss FM, Amplify Dot was named as a 'one to watch' by The London Evening Standard.

Sway ft Kano - Still Speedin' Remix 12" [3Beat]

Sway ft Kano – Still Speedin’ Remix 12″ [3Beat]

One of the most respected names in UK rap and music industry game changer, Sway, returns with the remix to his new single Still Speedin', which is released on 4th December on 3beat Records. Bringing two of the UK's finest rap talents together, British rapper Kano jumps on the track and stars in the remix video. However to some extent Kano just phones it in and is destroyed by Sway.

Kano - Method To The Maadness Album And Tour

Kano – Method To The Maadness Album And Tour

Method To The Maadness is Kano’s fourth studio album and his most accomplished, heavyweight offering yet. In addition to the razor-sharp yet caramel smooth vocals of its star the tour de force also features a sterling supporting cast, including; Hot Chip, Chase & Status, Boys Noize, Wiley, Vybz Kartel, Damon Albarn and Diplo. The tracklisting and artwork are included below.

Davinche Preps New Album

Davinche Preps New Album

Premier UK producer Davinche is currently putting the finishing touches on his debut album. The 23-year-old producer has been on the grime scene since his late teens and brought us underground smashes such as Tinchy Stryder’s Breakaway and Kano’s Ps & Qs.

Kano - Biography

Kano – Biography

Kane Brett Robinson (born 21 May 1985 in East Ham, Newham, London), better known as Kano, is an English rapper. His grandparents came to the United Kingdom as immigrants from Jamaica. He is signed to 679 Recordings and is a label-mate of The Streets.

Kano Announced Winner Of Best UK Act For The BET Hip Hop Awards 2007

Kano Announced Winner Of Best UK Act For The BET Hip Hop Awards 2007

British music fans have voted Kano as the “Best UK Act” ahead of the BET Hip Hop Awards in Atlanta, GA on October 13th. Kano went head to head with five of the UK’s finest rappers; Dizzee Rascal, JME, Klashnekoff, Lethal B and Wiley to win the gong. For two weeks, Hip Hop fans battled it out by voting interactively on MTV Base and 1 Xtra BBC websites for their favourite act; and on Monday 1st October, live on 1 Xtra BBC Kano was announced as the winner.