Tag: wordsmith

Freedom of Press – Verified [First Son Records]

YTV and producer Henry the 8th have teamed up to bring you more free music under the Freedom Of Press alias. Verified is the follow up release to the well received 2010 EP Yet to Verify. The EP provides another seven tracks from the duo, with a fine selection of rhymes from YTV, over the heavy, lively, often orchestral production from Henry the 8th, and the overall polished level of production that made their first release popular.

VA - Tricksta - The Digital Revolution Vol. 3 (free download)

VA – Tricksta – The Digital Revolution Vol. 3 (free download)

Tricksta's back with his third volume of 'The Digital Revolution'. This time it's hosted by the beast from the east, TB aka Tuberculosis and it features a whole host of Hip Hop from the UK streets. Manny Moscow, Skandal, LATEJay Full Stop V, Stylah, Yogi, Suparnovar, Wordsmith, Mr Drastick, Lowkey, London Zoo, S.A.S, Streetz, Kyza Smirnoff, The Last SkeptikShow N Prove and Mr. Ti2bs all feature.

Various Artists - Flying The Flag LP [RGS Entertainment]

Various Artists – Flying The Flag LP [RGS Entertainment]

When Tricksta and Lunatrix are Flying the Flag you’re guaranteed that your tastes will be catered for. Whether you like Hip Hop flavoured Grime, Boom Bap flavoured Hip Hop or Rap flavoured Ragga it’s all here - providing its origins are in the UK. This does mean that probably not every track will be to your liking - some of the Grime tracks I still can’t get with, mainly based on the daft lyrics (Spitta raps about Slimline PS’s and DS Lites).

HHC Digital Goes Live Today

HHC Digital Goes Live Today

The re-up gang over at Hip Hop Connection are preparing themselves to go fully digital on Wednesday 15th April. In this time of new life and treats it's pretty fitting too. Issue 001 is set to feature cover star DOOM, Willie Isz, Charles Hamilton, Ghost, Dante Ross, MoBonix, Speech Debelle, Lil Wayne, The Cool Kids' jeans, Delegates Of Culture, Wordsmith (not sure which one), Thunderheist, Mr Lif and Toddla T - as usual, a nice variety of folk for you to read about.

Wordsmith And I.N.C The Poet - A Baltimore Martini CD [Nu Revolution Ent.]

Wordsmith And I.N.C The Poet – A Baltimore Martini CD [Nu Revolution Ent.]

Hailing from the infamous streets of Baltimore, U.S.A, home to hit TV show The Wire, emcee Wordsmith has linked with Netherlands native lyricist I.N.C The Poet for this smashing global hip-hop collaborative project. By perfectly describing their lives in their respective international hoods through the descriptive medium of a fictional drink, Word and I.N.C tear through a concise eleven tracks of jeep-worthy, descriptively vivid material.



UK Hip Hop legend Wordsmith is a week away from the release of his second album In Pursuit of Harmony. 18 tracks of pure goodness that will easily be one of the UK albums of the year can be yours in 7 days. In the meantime, check out what the man himself has to say about it and some other things (including his US namesake, his new label, the album's guestlist and his social involvement):

Wordsmith - In Pursuit of Harmony LP [Def Ethics]

Wordsmith – In Pursuit of Harmony LP [Def Ethics]

After the release of the critically acclaimed They Don't Seem to Care Ep, Wordsmith launches his eagerly anticipated album In Pursuit of Harmony on Def Ethics recordings. With impressive integrity, style and perception, this is an outstanding body of work. Introspective lyricism combined with raw presence and charisma perfected over a decade, mark Wordsmith out as a British MC with heart and passion.

Wordsmith - The Album Tour

Wordsmith – The Album Tour

Hitting the road again after all his hard work in the studio, Wordsmith is going all out to promote his forthcoming album "In Pursuit of Harmony". One of the UK's strongest MC's is back on stage where he belongs. An awesome live performer his presence on the microphone makes an impact wherever he goes. Crowd rocking beats and scratches combined with raw charisma, wit and lyrical dexterity.