UK Urban Music News

Soundcrash Presents: Black Star (Yasiin Bey & Talib Kweli) @ Troxy, London, UK (20th Oct)

Soundcrash Presents: Black Star (Yasiin Bey & Talib Kweli) @ Troxy, London, UK (20th Oct)

BLACK STAR, made up of Hip Hop heavyweights YASIIN BEY (AKA MOS DEF) & TALIB KWELI, are flying in straight from The States to deliver a monstrous show for the always eager London Hip Hop crowd This upcoming show breaks London’s three-year dry spell of the legendary duo, making it a rare, must-see hip hop…

The Menagerie - Odd Beast (Album Pre-Order/04th Sept)

The Menagerie – Odd Beast (Album Pre-Order/04th Sept)

UK rap supergroup The Menagerie (Dr Syntax, Prof Elemental & Tom Caruana) return with their new forthcoming album, ODD BEAST, via Tea Sea Records MC’s Professor Elemental and Dr Syntax complement Tom Caruana’s signature brand of quirky, sample-laden Hip Hop with comedic, tongue-in-cheek lyrics touching on subjects such as relationship pressures ‘She’s Gone’, a shared…

LEGION OF GOON x T.I.T.S [THIS IS THAT SH!T] (Music Video)

LEGION OF GOON x T.I.T.S [THIS IS THAT SH!T] (Music Video)

INDESTRUCTIBLE, INAPPROPRIATE, INGENIOUS. These idiots are in a league of their own! The LEGION OF GOON have just dropped their second video single release, T.I.T.S (THIS IS THAT SH!T) After unknowingly smoking something radioactive, which was grown inside an underground laboratory deep in the earth’s core, somewhere like in a mountain, by mad scientists working…

Roach Killa - Go Down Low (Prod. by DJ Surinder Rattan/Lyric Video)

Roach Killa – Go Down Low (Prod. by DJ Surinder Rattan/Lyric Video)

GO DOWN LOW, produced by British-Asian music pioneer DJ Surinder Rattan, is the new single in a new direction from the international Asian-urban star ROACH KILLA Born in Libya but raised in Toronto, Roach Killa fell in love with reggae culture at a young age and became a star within his own community. “Go Down…

Soundcrash presents: LTJ Bukem + Dynamite MC @ Village Underground, London, UK (20th Oct)

Soundcrash presents: LTJ Bukem + Dynamite MC @ Village Underground, London, UK (20th Oct)

Soundcrash presents an exclusive night with the master of Drum & Bass, LTJ BUKEM, delivering timeless back to back smashers alongside the illustrious DYNAMITE MC Few drum & bass DJs have attained the cult status LTJ Bukem has reached. His productions have proved to be truly timeless and it’s a testament to his tireless work-rate…

Millennium Jazz Music & The Word Is Bond Present: The Big Payback vol​.​3: Credit Check (Audio/Free Download)

Millennium Jazz Music & The Word Is Bond Present: The Big Payback vol​.​3: Credit Check (Audio/Free Download)

Millennium Jazz Music & The Word Is Bond Present THE BIG PAYBACK VOL . 3: CREDIT CHECK ‘The Big Payback’ is a free compilation that MJM will be doing from time to time to give thanks back to the various bloggers and Vloggers that have continuously been supporting MJM with features on their pages. TBP#3…

Fekky - El Clasico (Album/iTunes/Spotify)

Fekky – El Clasico (Album/iTunes/Spotify)

London based emcee Fekky drops his highly anticipated debut album, EL CLASICO, which features  Ghetts, Chip, Giggs, Skepta, Shakka and more… The acclaimed British Nigerian South London Rapper Fekky shares his debut album ‘El Clasico’ via Island Records. A highly-anticipated record that’s been two years in the making, ‘El Clasico’ is an uncompromising projection of young…

DantannaBeatz ft. FDOT1 - Let The Horns Blow (Music Video)

DantannaBeatz ft. FDOT1 – Let The Horns Blow (Music Video)

The Man…THE Legend! Introducing your host with the most, the undeniable boom in the room, the new boss eye-i-i on the block, the (un)originaaaaallllllllllll pirate FUNK instigator…. Birmingham, UK based DANTANNA DantannaBeatz is the producer from Dantanna land since 2000AD… Creating through collaboration many varied styles of Hip Hop, groove infused mashup beatz, for you…

Astroid Boys - Dirt (Music Video) + Broke (Album Pre-Order/29th Sept)

Astroid Boys – Dirt (Music Video) + Broke (Album Pre-Order/29th Sept) + UK Tour Dates

Rising Rock/Grime collective Astroid Boys, who hail from Cardiff’s CF10 area code, today reveal their new single DIRT, taken from their debut album, BROKE, which is due for release on September 29th via Music for Nations/Sony Recorded and produced at Dellux’s Newport studio, Astroid Boys bring you their meticulously crafted debut. Astroid Boys are: Traxx…

Donae'O - sixteen (Mixtape/iTunes) + Raised In The Sauce (Music Video)

Donae’O – sixteen (Mixtape/iTunes) + Raised In The Sauce (Music Video)

Producer, rapper, vocalist and songwriter DONAE’O has dropped his new mixtape SIXTEEN, accompanied by the visual for the track, RAISED IN THE SAUCE A pioneer of UK street sounds, ‘sixteen’ represents sixteen years in the business, from his seminal UK garage cut ‘My Philosophy (Bounce)’ back in 2002, to his recent banger ‘Black’ featuring JME…

Swami Baracus ft. ShaoDow, Nutty P, Genesis Elijah, Zuby & Abiade - I Don't Really Know Ya Pt. 2 (Music Video/GRM Daily/iTunes)

Swami Baracus ft. ShaoDow, Nutty P, Genesis Elijah, Zuby & Abiade – I Don’t Really Know Ya Pt. 2 (Music Video/GRM Daily/iTunes)

West London rapper SWAMI BARACUS returns with a stellar collaboration, showcasing some of the finest talented rappers in the UK Hip Hop scene, each delivering a unique presence, flow and personality to this grimey NUTTY P production! Having released Part 1 last year together with a New York-based music video, London rapper Swami Baracus has…

The Doctor's Orders & The Jazz Cafe Present: Main Source 25th Anniversary Tour - Rare UK Show, London, UK (19th Aug)

The Doctor’s Orders & The Jazz Cafe Present: Main Source 25th Anniversary Tour – Rare UK Show, London, UK (19th Aug)

Very few have had as much impact within Hip Hop music as MAIN SOURCE and their debut album BREAKING ATOMS proves that’s a fact The funk drenched album sounds just as fresh now as it undoubtedly will until the end of time. Not only did the album go on to inspire an entire genre, but boasts…

Los Vipers (B-Eazy + SQKY) - Arena Mexico (Audio/Free download)

Los Vipers (B-Eazy + SQKY) – Arena Mexico (Audio/Free Download)

Jersey, Channel Island based duo, LOS VIPERS, drop their new track, ARENA MEXICO, via Bubblebrain Records Los Vipers is a collaboration between Hip Hop artist B-Eazy and decay/grime artist SQKY. ‘Arena Mexico’ was produced by Blazin’, with additional production by T.D.K. Dedicated to the memory of Prodigy of Mobb Deep. B-Eazy’s ‘Sienthe’ EP is out in…

Soundcrash Hip Hop Boat Party with DJ Vadim & Mr Thing aboard The Erasmus (Departing Festival Pier/19th Aug)

Soundcrash Hip Hop Boat Party with DJ Vadim & Mr Thing aboard The Erasmus (Departing Festival Pier/19th Aug)

Soundcrash present another incredible addition to the SOUNDCRASH BOAT PARTY SERIES, for this edition we get down with some true players from the Hip Hop world First up is true master of innovation, the  Hip Hop veteran DJ Vadim. The self professed ‘Sound Catcher’ has, over various different labels (including Ninja Tune and Barely Breaking…

Win A Pair Of Weekend Camping Tickets To The One Love Festival 2017 @ Colebrook Lakes, Kent (01st - 03rd Sept) via #UVComps

Win A Pair Of Weekend Camping Tickets To The One Love Festival 2017 @ Colebrook Lakes, Kent (01st – 03rd Sept) via #UVComps

Win A Pair Of Weekend Camping Tickets To The One Love 10th Year Anniversary Festival 2017 urbanvault.co.uk have hooked up with our friends at One Love Festival once again to give one lucky reader/fan the chance to win a pair of weekend camping tickets to The One Love 10th Year Anniversary Festival 2017 at Colebrook Lakes, Kent, 01st –…

The Doctor's Orders Presents: Scratch Perverts (3 Hour x 4 Deck Set) @ The Book Club, London, UK (05th Aug)

The Doctor’s Orders Presents: Scratch Perverts (3 Hour x 4 Deck Set) @ The Book Club, London, UK (05th Aug)

The Doctor’s Orders Presents the SCRATCH PERVERTS with a 3 Hour x 4 Deck Set, at The Book Club, London From winning DJ battles to rocking festivals around the world The Scratch Perverts are without a doubt the most accomplished DJ team the UK has ever produced. Tony Vegas and Prime Cuts join The Doctor’s…

Millennium Jazz Music Presents: The Jazz Jousters - Fifth Element (Album/Double 12"/Limited Edition Cassette)

Millennium Jazz Music Presents: The Jazz Jousters – Fifth Element (Album/Double 12″/Limited Edition Cassette)

Millennium Jazz Music presents the FIFTH ELEMENT LP, as they celebrate with the Jazz Jousters collective, who arrive at their 5th anniversary since the group started in 2012 FE stands as the groups 53rd album in total and we applaud them on their relentless work ethic, and also salute all for helping them to keep…