Tag: london posse

Rodney P

Rodney P

"If people are telling the story of hip hop in the UK, that means that my name has to get called up, and that has been good for me, as a lot of people have been trying to tell the story this yearÂ…"

Tru Thoughts Sign Rodney P

Tru Thoughts Sign Rodney P

Its just been announced that Rodney P has signed with the Tru Thoughts label. Since his days in the seminal UK hip hop group London Posse, Rodney P has been widely regarded as the Godfather of British hip hop. He has inspired a whole generation of British emcees and producers by being the first to rap in his authentic London accent. He has helped to produce a homegrown hip hop / reggae vibe that is distinctly rooted in the UK.

London Posse Biography

London Posse Biography

The multi-talented DJ Jimmy Green aka Jimbo Jones has written some essential reading for fans of UK Hip Hop. He's done a concise history of the London Posse, or a biography if you like. It's really worth a read and there's a chance you'll learn a few new things: