Mysdiggi – Mystrogen | DOWNLOAD
The ever-present Mysdiggi and his official DJ LoK will be performing at The Wardrobe in Leeds on Friday 19th October 2012, presented by Bad Manors. Tickets are still available from £6.00 or will be priced at £8.00 on the door, which opens at 22:00 until very late Saturday morning. U.K Hip-Hop fans can expect to see Mysdiggi perform tracks from the recently released “Mystrogen” album (download link above) and will be supported by Manchester-based Mothership who will be making their debut performance in Leeds. You can check out Mothership’s “Emitape” project HERE, however you can also view the official event flyer, and Mysdiggi’s recent SBTV track-by-track feature of Mystrogen below.
Mean Fiddler and This is Hip Hop Present RAP MAYHEM – Vinnie Paz / Ill Bill / Pharoahe Monch / O.C & A.G (D.I.T.C)
Ticket Link | http://bit.ly/QmV9nj
If the title didn’t say it already, U.K Hip-Hop fans are in with a massive event next month, as Mean Fiddler and This is Hip Hop Present RAP MAYHEM – Vinnie Paz / Ill Bill / Pharoahe Monch / O.C & A.G (D.I.T.C) who will be performing in London at the HMV Forum on 30th November 2012. The two heavyweight booking agencies have combined for what is said to be an event of the year, with tickets costing £22.50 or V.I.P tickets starting at £40.00 (buy from the link listed above).Expect heavy beats, rugged rhymes, intricate lyricism and incendiary live performances from some of the legends of Hip-Hop, and you can view the official flyer and ticket link here.
Tickets for 9th Wonder | http://bit.ly/z1bbyn
When the great producers of Hip-Hop are discussed, 9th Wonder always makes the list, and fans have the opportunity to see him return to the U.K on Saturday 8th December 2012. The Doctors Orders are responsible for bringing the super-producer to Plan B in Brixton, London, and alongside his live performance will be the UK Premier of “The Wonder Year”, a documentary following a year in the life of 9th Wonder. Support DJ’s on the night will include The Doctors Orders resident Chris P Cuts, along with Rapsody (first ever UK performance), Spin Doctor and CJ Beatz (1xtra). Tickets start at £8.00 and can be purchased on the link above, and you can view the official 9th Wonder show poster here.
Facebook Group / Ticket Link (Available From 28th August) | http://on.fb.me/OqnSs3
Fresh off his performance at Rock The Bells, “This Is Hip Hop” presents Hip-Hop legend and revolutionary Immortal Technique who will be returning to the U.K on 28th October 2012 for a show at The Academy in Manchester. For any underground and mainstream Hip-Hop fan, Immortal Technique at some point will have blessed your speakers and earphones with his powerful music, and an exclusive event in Manchester will see Tech perform some classic, and newer material to the expected sell-out crowd. Fans are encouraged to buy tickets early to avoid disappointment using the link listed above, and for those who haven’t seen “The (R)evolution of Immortal Technique DVD”, check the Viper Records Website for more info. You can also watch one of my personal favourites – Immortal Technique ft Diabolic, Tonedeff, Poison Pen, Loucipher, C-Rayz Walz – Peruvian Cocaine on the youtube player below.
In one of the biggest Hip-Hop concerts expected this year, Mean Fiddler present Wu Legends featuting Method Man, Ghostface Killah, Raekwon and GZA live in Manchcester on Saturday 14th July. The HMV Ritz will be host to the four Hip-Hop legends, who will be playing old AND new music, and return to Manchester after a sell-out event last year at The Academy. All signs are pointing towards another sell-out show, so please grab your tickets while they’re still available from the link above. Also fans are invited to the official after party at Antwerp Mansion with a live performance from Raekwon (Click HERE) for info. You can view the official flyer for the Wu Legends here.
Ticket Link | http://bit.ly/LDwp7B
Legendary Hip-Hop group Hilltop Hoods are performing in London at Electric Ballroom on Wednesday 4th July, and Hip-Hop Kings is giving away two free tickets in an exclusive UK competition. Hilltop Hoods are supporting the release of their sixth studio album “Drinking from the Sun” which reached number one in the music charts in Australia, topping Adele along with all other commercial releases. Hip-Hop Kings will also be filming the event, and interviewing Hilltop Hoods in a brand new exclusive interview. To win a pair of tickets, leave a comment in the section below with your full name and email address to the following question.
“On Hilltop Hoods’ sixth studio album, they have teamed up with Classified and Solo for the hit “The Underground”. Name one other UK or US based artist who Hilltop Hoods have collaborated with in the past”
The competition will close on Sunday 24th June at midnight, and winners will be notified by email. The winners are responsible for arranging their own travel and accommodation (if applicable). To purchase tickets for the event please use the link listed above, however you can also listen to Hilltop Hoods ft Classified and Solo – The Underground on the youtube player below.
Tickets – http://bit.ly/HbgGfR
It’s what the U.K Hip-Hop scene has been waiting for, This Is Hip Hop and Dont Flop have announced that Slaughterhouse will be performing in Manchester on Thursday 17th May. Sound Control is the host venue to Joe Budden, Royce Da 5’9, Joell Ortiz and Crooked I, who, as Hip-Hop Kings have previously announced, are releasing their Shady Records debut “Welcome to OUR House” this year. Fans can view the official flyer above, along with the link to purchase tickets, and you can also watch our previous interview with Joell Ortiz on the youtube player below.
Rhyme Asylum Event (Facebook Group) http://on.fb.me/Hf131Q
U.K Hip-Hop heavyweights Rhyme Asylum are set to perform a one-off gig in Huddersfield at Bar 1:22 on Friday 27th April. Rhyme Asylum (State of Lunacy and Solitary Confinement) will be supported by Spida Lee, who will be also celebrating his forthcoming “Carriacou Jack 99%” album launch party, amongst a list of other artists. Beats and Pieces is hosted by beatboxer and producer Megamouth and is the home to DTTS (Dont Talk to Strangers). You can view the official artwork and flyer, along with the Facebook group (link above) to Beats and Pieces Present Rhyme Asylum live here.
BLAM! Facebook Page | http://on.fb.me/AneaX0
After the huge success of the To The Test series, Dont Flop and ChronKill present a brand new event called BLAM! Fans will be treated to battles, live music and art in a brand new format based in Manchester. Familiar names from the likes of Pedro, Bowski, Elz, Micky Worthless and Jefferson Price are set to battle, alongside an open mic session and live art from OH AYE crew, The Rag and Bone Collective, Pete Obsolete and Stok. The event will be held of Tuesday 20th March between 21:00 – 02:00, and tickets can be purchased HERE. You can check out the official artwork and the BLAM! facebook event page here.
The bawse Rick Ross has confirmed he will be performing at Proud2 (The o2 Arena) on Monday 2nd April for an exclusive U.K date for his “Rich Forever” tour. Rick Ross requires no introduction, and the Hip-Hop star is set to perform classics “Hustlin” and “Maybach Music” amongst others to a sell-out crowd where tickets are available to purchase now (link above). You can view the official event flyer plus the ticket link for the Rick Ross event at Proud2 (The o2 Arena) here. You can also view the un-official video for Rick Ross – Maybach Music 2 below.