High Focus Records is proud to present TrueMendous' new single 'Y' featuring Kofi Stone, produced by Illinformed. This is a another banger with complex lyrics and Truemendous showcasing her different styles and abilities.
High Focus Records is proud to present TrueMendous' new single 'You Don't Wanna' b/w 'Y', produced by Wundrop and Illinformed respectively.
Billed as a ‘rap opera’, Markus the Sadist tells the story of a talented young battle MC from South London who is picked up by a scheming A&R with the promise of fame and wealth. The dialogue is delivered to a large extent through rhyme, with quite a bit of rapping throughout. The composer and musical director of the show is talented musician Soweto Kinch, and with Jonzi D as artistic director, the play has a strong team behind it.
Homecut's debut single from the forthcoming album, No Freedom Without Sacrifice is entitled I Don't Even Know featuring Corinne Bailey Rae and Soweto Kinch. A key-laden reflective number, evoking a journey of the melancholic and the joyful, due for release on First Word Records on 4th May.
The Flyover Show returns for a second year and an even more explosive spectacle beneath the Hockley Flyover in Birmingham. This completely unconventional approach to showcasing art and creativity from across Britain’s urban communities features live music, performance poetry, dance, visual art and a roster of artists from as far afield as Johannesburg and New York.
"Despite the growing pressure from these coporate clowns / My music never got diluted I just wont water it down / I keep it as true as I can, if that means I lose a few fans / Real recognise real, my people root for their champ".
Come to a very special masterclass with Soweto Kinch at the Roundhouse. Award winning Soweto Kinch is one of the most exciting musicians on the Hip Hop and Jazz scene in Britain today. His skills as a Hip hop MC and producer have also gained him recognition in the urban music world as well as being highly respected amongst Jazz musicians and fans.
Fresh for you surfers is something pretty darn special. The latest release on the prolific, consistently dope Dented Records (Foreign Beggars / Skrein / Stig), comes this highly anticipated CD. "Trading Standards" is entirely comprised of original material, and features the country’s most talented emcees including Mercury Music Prize Nominee and MOBO Award Winning Soweto Kinch, Foreign Beggars, Jehst, Stig Of The Dump and Kashmere.
Led by multi-award winning jazz musician and MC Soweto Kinch, The Hockley Flyover Project is an ambitious day-long street festival that brings world class jazz, hip hop, poetry, dance and theatre to a neglected corner of Birmingham. Also featuring notables from across the country such as Bashy, TY, Eska Mtungwazi, Jonzi D and Zena Edwards, it will be a pertinent national statement about ‘Urban’ art.