The entries are in and the judges are sifting their way through the mixes as you read this. The 'ck one' will be announced exclusively on December 9th at 9pm across the Kiss and Galaxy radio networks.
The Urban Development team return to Stratford Circus with Pyroradio.com on September 29th for an essential, party session, part of Newham’s Music and Dance Month. The team have pulled together a line up featuring the cream of British hip hop and grime for an exclusive one off event featuring over 6 hours of music and street culture, including live graffiti and b-boys, both on stage and around the circus.
The art of human beatboxing is one of the fastest growing trends in youth culture since the birth of Hip Hop. Since its origins on the streets of New York in the 1980s, beatboxing has morphed into an incredible performance art, with beatbox artists recreating entire tracks, and producing sounds unimaginable to the untrained ear.
The Americans may soon be begining to ask Who the funk is KILLA KELA? As we know he is Europe's #1 Beatboxer / Multi-Vocalist who can do amazing things with just 1 man, 1 mic and 1 mouth. His CV is becoming increasingly impressive as he has been regularly featured on stage by Pharrell who is perhaps Kela's biggest U.S supporter.
For this remarkable one off event the 4 biggest names in London Hip-Hop promotion are coming together to deliver a knock out blow. Each crew brings their unique style, technique and flow to what is sure to be the Hip-Hop club event of the summer.
Killa Kela's attack on mainstream society begins on April 24th with the release of the multivocalistic Secrets, the first major single from his current album, Elocution. As it's being released as an ECD, 12", Limited Edition 7" and digital download, you've got no excuse why not to rush out and buy at least one copy of Secrets.
What more is there to say about Kela? Plenty actually: Pharrell Williams (The Neptunes/NERD) and Justin Timberlake think he’s the best in the world; his Rave Of The Future 10” is out now damaging record shop shelves along with the most original mix CD you’ve heard in yonks (The Day That Shook The World); his Spit Kingdom empire is now global with club dates all over Europe and constant bookings in just about every country there is and this tour is to promote his incredible new album Elocution - out on Sony/BMG from October 10th.