UK Urban Music News

Da Flyy Hooligan - Velvet Cake (Music Video) + S.C.U.M. (Pre- Order Album/27th Oct)

Da Flyy Hooligan – Velvet Cake (Music Video) + S.C.U.M. (Pre-Order Album/27th Oct)

Check out the new video for VELVET CAKE, by north-west London rapper Da Flyy Hooligan, taken from his F.Y.L.P.M. EP released earlier this year… Produced by NCL TM, the beat blasts out a cacophony of brass and soul samples over which DFH gets creative delivering trademark dexterous wordplay and high caliber rhyme schemes. On the track title he…

Deoba - Chillogy EP (Audio/iTunes/Spotify) + Chillogy (Music Video)

Deoba – Chillogy EP (Audio/iTunes/Spotify) + Chillogy (Music Video)

South London Alternative Hip Hop artist Deoba releases his debut EP, CHILLOGY, a story of the relationship between its two main characters, Melo and Nicole Introducing South London alternative Hip-Hop artist Deoba, with his unique and creative slant on traditional rap music, underpinned by his ever-smooth rap flow and delivery, intelligent wordplay and imaginative storytelling, over…

Wholagun - Dirty (Audio/Spotify) + Solution To The Problem (Pre-Order/24th Nov)

Wholagun – Dirty (Audio/Spotify) + Solution To The Problem (Pre-Order/24th Nov)

Croydon, South London, based Wholagun, after 3 years of releasing visuals, accumulating in nearly 1 million views, the young rapper releases his first single, DIRTY Taken from his long-awaited and well-anticipated debut project ‘Solution To The Problem’. The tracks form a backdrop to Wholagun’s story so far, and offers a fresh and honest perspective. He…

The Doctor's Order's Presents: Havoc (Mobb Deep) & Big Noyd @ Mangle E8, London, UK (4th Nov)

The Doctor’s Orders Presents: Havoc (Mobb Deep) & Big Noyd @ Mangle E8, London, UK (4th Nov)

The Doctor’s Orders Presents, Havoc of the legendary Mobb Deep & Big Noyd, Performing Mobb Deep Classics & more at the Mangle E8, London, on the 4th November Mobb Deep, one of the most important groups to emerge from New York’s 90’s Hip Hop scene. Painting gritty pictures of life hustling in Queensbridge, they were…

OP - FLEX (Music Video/iTunes/Spotify)

OP – FLEX (Music Video/iTunes/Spotify)

Vine Loops sensation OP (formerly known as Olofepence) recently released his new Hip Hop/Rap single/video entitled, FLEX, showcasing  to the youth’s, that there’s an alternative to success OP has achieved accolades that have already put him in the spotlight through different mediums. OP started his entertainment career at the age of 16, creating short comedy flicks…

Mez - Magnum (Prod. by Diamondz/Music Video/iTunes/Spotify)

Mez – Magnum (Prod. by Diamondz/Music Video/iTunes/Spotify)

Nottingham, UK based emcee Mez recently dropped the video for is track MAGNUM, produced by Diamondz, available via Last Gang Following his spring release, ‘Normal Shoe’, Nottingham emcee Mez returns with an end of season shutdown by the name of ‘Magnum’. Produced by Diamondz (Bluku Music), the warping bass, galloping drums, sirens, air-horns and drum…

Geovarn ft. Belly & Shailan - Skeng (Benz) (Audio/iTunes/Spotify)

Geovarn ft. Belly & Shailan – Skeng (Benz) (Audio/iTunes/Spotify)

After a Mistajam premiere, Tottenham native Geovarn’s brand new single, SKENG (Benz), featuring Belly & Shailan, mixes smoothly both vocals with edgy lyrics, mixing Grime, R&B, and Soul together Geovarn goes beyond carving his own niche in the scene but instead broadens the musical palette of R&B itself. Having previously released records such as ‘Say…

Jehst - Eulogy (Music Video) Taken Off: Billy Green is Dead (Album/iTunes/Oct UK Tour Dates)

Jehst – Eulogy (Music Video) Taken Off: Billy Green is Dead (Album/iTunes/Oct UK Tour Dates)

UK Hip Hop legend Jehst drops the animated video to his track, EULOGY, taken off his latest album, BILLY GREEN IS DEAD, via YNR Productions Inspired by Gil Scott-Heron’s song of the same name, the ambitious ‘Billy Green is Dead’ record follows fictional everyman character Billy Green on his solitary journey through an uncaring, individualistic world.…

Natty & the Rebelship - Release The Fear (Album) + Seasons Change (Music Video) ft. Alborosie & Busy Signal

Natty & the Rebelship – Release The Fear (Album) + Seasons Change (Music Video) ft. Alborosie & Busy Signal

Singer-songwriter Natty announces his new album, RELEASE THE FEAR, alongside a brand new UK tour this November/December The new album was recorded with the newly-established band the Rebelship and blends African beats, acoustic sounds, analog soundscapes and soaring melodies, coupled with Natty’s enlightening lyrics. Natty describes the album as a, “Self-produced labor of love”. Album…

Da Flyy Hooligan - Asantihini (Music Video) + S.C.U.M. (Pre- Order Album/27th Oct)

Da Flyy Hooligan – Asantihini (Music Video) + S.C.U.M. (Pre-Order Album/27th Oct)

Check out the new video by north-west London rapper Da Flyy Hooligan, ASANTIHINI is taken from his album, S.C.U.M., out on October 27th through Miami label 22 Entertainment The album includes guest featured artists Westside Gunn and Hus Kingpin, produced entirely by the UK’s Agor. The track adapts a concept from his African heritage, the word…

Grim Sickers ft. Ghetts & The Darker The Shadow The Brighter The Light - Open The Till (Music Video/iTunes/Spotify)

Grim Sickers ft. Ghetts & The Darker The Shadow The Brighter The Light – Open The Till (Music Video/iTunes/Spotify)

Check out Grim Sickers latest/track video, OPEN THE TILL, featuring Ghetts and Darker The Shadow The Brighter The Light, The track premiered on the radio with DJ Target on 1Xtra Grim Sickers has established himself as one of grime’s most unconventional and distinctive voices. He smashed out the huge grime monster ‘Kane’ at the end of…

Macka B - Heath Is Wealth (Album/Pre-Order/29th Sept) + Sept/Oct/Nov UK Tour Dates

Macka B – Heath Is Wealth (Album/Pre-Order/29th Sept) + Sept/Oct/Nov UK Tour Dates

Macka B’s words, sound, and power was forged in the red hot heat of UK sound-system-culture, on the 29th of September, Macka B drops his new album, HEATH IS WEALTH Reflecting Macka B’s worldwide fan base ‘Health Is Wealth’ features tracks produced in Jamaica, Germany & Japan ‘longside recordings made in Macka’s Black Country heartland…

Tobi Sunmola - Simba (Audio/Spotify)

Tobi Sunmola – Simba (Audio/Spotify)

 African born, Manchester based poet Tobi Sunmola drops his new track, SIMBA,  taken from his forthcoming EP Following the gripping visuals to ‘Never Forget We’re Here/Tales From The East IV’, Tobi Sunmola returns with ‘Simba’, the debut release taken off his forthcoming EP. ‘Simba’ is a gritty and emotional testimony of both heartache and promise…