E.L are a two-man tornado based in (you guessed it) East London and when their new video Throw It Back was sent, I had to share. I learned that E.L have heavily invested their time and money into their work, and Throw It Back has a well-produced and directed video that is set to be popular not only in London, but throughout the rest of the U.K. Described as “N Dubz meet MF DOOM”, and the single has been distributed by RTD/Universal. You can watch E.L – Throw It Back on the video player below.
The new 25 track UK Hip Hop digital release from KP The Iceman & Iceman Beats, featuring : Apex, Shade, Minirol, Jimi Riddlz, PestILLence, Big Isho-Who, Huxsta, Jafksi & 2GooD Productions. The release comes in 5 zip file parts and contains 5 128kbps MP3s in each. Download directly from the icemanbeats.com servers. The whole thing is FREE download, but if you enjoy the release & would like to support KP & Iceman Beats with a secure PayPal donation, that is gonna be hugely appreciated.
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I’ve being saying this a lot this year – but here is another great example of homegrown U.K Hip-Hip. Grindstone present Skitz, who is a British-based talent who is making an impact not only locally, but throughout the rest of the country. Teaming up with Bristol artist Buggsy for the new track “Born Inna System.” Both rappers have been raised with intelligence which shines through in their music. Skitz also has an upcoming track with some of the U.K’s biggest names coming very soon. You can listen to Skitz x Buggsy – Born Inna System on the player below.
Chima Anya is another artist who has promised to have a memorable 2010. In the hands of good publicists, Chima Anya was recently seen tearing the roof down supporting Jay Electronica and Brother Ali in London. With news about Chima Anya‘s upcoming album “New Day” available from 10th May 2010, a launch party has been arranged on Friday 9th April at Camdens Barfly. You can watch the trailer for Chima Anya‘s new single Death on the video player below.
Good*Fella Radio have yet again provided viewers with another huge feature in their Hip-Hop series with Royce Da 5’9. The man needs no introduction, and neither do Good*Fella Radio who have worked with various artists over the past year in their Hip-Hop Series feature. Royce Da 5’9 is asked about the Notorious B.I.G as an artist, and an inspiration. Royce Da 5’9 inevitably speaks on Slaughterhouse and his development as an artist as a result of the group forming. You can watch the Good*Fella Radio Hip-Hop Series feature with Royce Da 5’9 on the player below.
Continuing to promote the upcoming mixtape “Respect Earned – The Remixes” Choze has teamed up with Wingate for the collaborative effort “Get Together”. Both artists are becoming very familiar names on Hip-Hop Kings, and fans are anxious to hear more from both Choze and Wingate. Get Together was featured on their E.P “Boudoir Synema” You can listen to Choze x Wingate – Get Together on the player below.
Slimchance is a New York based rapper who’s been working hard to promote his music over the past few years, and his latest track is a great representation of his true ability. Rapping over the Lloyd Banks banger “Beemers, Benz and Bently” Slimchance has remixed the track and given “Hoopties” to fans for free. Speaking to Slimchance there is plenty more music coming in the remainder of 2010. You can listen to Slimchance – Hoopties on the player below.
Way back in October 2009, I hosted a track from SoulStice called “Strange Kind Of Love”. Half a year later I was sent the official video from SoulStice for the single, which has already gained 5000 views on YouTube after one week. SoulStice has had his music featured on NCIS in recent weeks, and also boasts having a track featured in movies too. You can watch the official video for SoulStice – Strange Kind Of Love on the player below.
I’m glad to have finally received the official artwork for Ceewhy and his upcoming record “The Sickness”. I’ve previously hosted three Ceewhy tracks on Hip-Hop Kings which includes Frontin In My Ride, Stay Up and Dreams Are Bulletproof. The response has generally been positive for Ceewhy, and the promotion is set to continue leading up to the release. You can view the official artwork for Ceewhy – The Sickness below.
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This is possibly the best news I’ve heard since we entered 2010. Pharoahe Monch needs no introduction, however his new project W.A.R is a joint venture with Duck Down Records. Not only will Pharoahe Monch be releasing a new album titled W.A.R which is the follow-up to Desire, W.A.R will be an official company described as a “viable entertainment portal”. Pharoahe Monch is obviously ecstatic about the new album (We Are Renegades) which has no official release date yet. Pharoahe Monch will also be joining Slaughterhouse on a Canadian tour that starts in April. I’ll be presenting the Pharoahe Monch – W.A.R artwork and track listing once we receive it.
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