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British MC Stormzy Is Making America Take Note Of Grime

He’s one of the most dominant voices in the Grime (a Hip Hop derivative) scene in the UK and now Stormzy is helping make Grime an international phenomenon. The British MC, who made the UK charts with his freestyle “Shut Up,” is currently touring North America. After killing his set at SXSW last week, Stormzy […]

Drake Makes Impromptu Appearance at Section Boyz, Skepta Show in London

Drake left the BRITs and went straight to do a show with Skepta and Section Boyz, they too turnt pic.twitter.com/5VaAQ9DtCU — Stephen Dacres (@SRDtv) February 24, 2016 Earlier today, Drake joined Rihanna on stage at the BRIT Awards in London to perform their latest smash hit, “Work,” which clocked in at #1 on the Billboard […]

You Should Know: UK Hip-Hop’s Top 5 Pioneers

  Hip-Hop in Britain has long been in the shadows of the region’s transatlantic neighbors (North America), remaining firmly within the underground without achieving the universal stardom it often arguably deserves. A strong Hip-Hop contingent has consistently blossomed since the late 80s in many UK cities—from London to Manchester, Bristol to Nottingham—to form a movement […]

Listen to the 3 “Featuring Drake” Records Drake Dropped on Beats Radio Today

Three world premieres to celebrate a big OVO day Drake, OVO capo Oliver El-Khatib and the affiliated Eric Dingus took to Apple Music’s airwaves today to bring the world the inaugural episode of OVO Sound Radio: Drake and company’s show on Beats Radio 1. Earlier in the week, Drizzy teased that there would be some […]

Listen As Drake Is Joined By Skepta To Remix WizKid’s “Ojuelegba”

Today (July 11), Drake premiered his Beats 1 radio on Apple Music, one of the first major artists to do so. With that said, Drizzy had a soundclash with fellow OVO Sound co-founder Oliver El-Khatib. Of course, it woundn’t be Drake if he didn’t have some new material for the masses. He decides to unveil […]

Drake Brings Out Skepta at Wireless Festival in London

DRAKE JUST BROUGHT OUT SKEPTA. pic.twitter.com/o1LXxbAKZZ — GRM DAILY (@GRMDAILY) July 3, 2015 Drake treats the London crowd to their hometown favorite For the past few months, Hip-Hop’s growing obsession with grime has been increasingly evident. Whether it’s Kanye West featuring Allan Kingdom on his latest single, “All Day,” and performing with him at the […]

Listen To Flatbush Zombies’ “RedEye to Paris” Ft. Skepta

Never, ever count the Flatbush Zombies out. They’re keeping up with their consistent releases of tracks that could easily but collected into a successful mixtape. Recently they put out a song recorded with England’s Skepta. The enviable lifestyle that each emcee raps about should be a perfect muscle relaxant as your Spring break winds down. […]