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The winner of #GRMDiztorted has been announced

Following his epic win as ‘Best Producer’ at the inaugural GRM Daily Rated Awards, Lethal Bizzle’s partner in crime and prolific beat maker Diztortion kindly offered the opportunity for a budding MC to win a studio session with Diz himself … read more


5 things we learned from Wayne Rooney’s BBC documentary

Monday night saw the BBC bring an in-depth look into England and Man Utd captain Wayne Rooney’s life to our screens. Littered with interviews coming from star players and managers, ranging from Cristiano Ronaldo to Sir Alex Ferguson, we got to see … read more


Rihanna reveals new album!

In the words of Rihanna the wait is over, as she reveals the artwork and album title for her new album. The album is called ‘Anti’ and the album artwork is very simple yet very creative. She uses a real … read more

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If you thought Amber Rose’s Slutwalk was stupid, then that’s exactly what you are

Amber Rose has sparked controversy and conversation ever since she came into the spotlight for being Kanye West’s fiance. A stripper turned socialite and model, Amber is always appearing in magazines and on E! for her ‘racy’ outfits and Instagram … read more

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Meet Lancey Foux; the concoction of Young Thug, West Ham and Killa Ki that you need to hear

Close your eyes for a second (well you can’t because it’s a blog post). Imagine a Young Thug-esque’ enigma situated in East London… Long hair, lean drinking, pill taking, trap beat murmuring and dabbing in a West Ham jersey rapping … read more


FIFA’s ethics committee suspend Blatter, Platini and Valcke

Fifa’s ethics committee have decided to suspend FIFA president Sepp Blatter, UEFA president Michel Platini and Secretary General of FIFA Jerome Valcke for 90 days, whilst investigations still continue over their conduct. The FIFA committee expressed that the suspensions will … read more


Air hostess earned millions in just two years by having sex with passengers

An air hostess has earned millions in just two years by charging passengers to have sex with her in the aeroplane toilet. The air hostess was working for a Middle Eastern airline (which as yet has not been named) and charged passengers £1500 … read more

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The Plug: 7 hottest tunes from the UK this week [004]

Welcome back to The Plug, your only definitive guide to the best music out of our scene, every single week. Last week we brought you unlikely collaborations from Little Simz, Stormzy and Kano, as well as Avelino, MoStack and Haile. This week … read more

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Sleeks, P Money & Big Narstie join Corleone for “Fake Rappers” Remix

After dropping “Fake Rappers” back in May, which Charlie Sloth dubbed from early as a “street anthem”, Corleone has spun a madness for the MC remix calling in P Money, Big Narstie and Section Boyz’ Sleeks. Taken from the ‘Fake Rappers’ … read more


Film London have £15k available for your next short film!

As you may or may not be aware, there’s a huge shortage of BAME (Black Asian and Minority Ethnic) talent across the creative industries and whilst opportunities are being put in place to try and balance this out, it’s important … read more


AMAZING! This man DJs with just his eyes?

Meet the man who DJs with his eyes. Bram Harrison, aka DJ Eye Tech, injured his brain in a motorcycle accident 18 years ago and suffers with something called ‘locked in syndrome'; which essentially means he is trapped inside his own … read more

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Kano announces one off ‘Home Sweet Home’ show in London

This morning one of the greatest MC’s in British history announced a very special one off concert. Music to the Grime alumni’s ears, Kano will be celebrating 10 years since his debut album ‘Home Sweet Home’ was released in 2005 with a … read more


Bape x Adidas, Saucony and Air Max Premium Leather #CrepCheck

Crepcheck is back, and what have we got in store for you this week? After their first collab a few months ago, UNDEFEATED, Bape and Adidas have joined forces again to bring us another buff collaboration – the SS80V Part 2. … read more


Fetty Wap’s debut album kicks Drake & Future of Billboard Chart

During it’s first week of sales, Fetty Wap’s debut, self-titled album shot to the top of the Billboard 200 chart, replacing Drake & Future’s joint project “What a Time to Be Alive”. The album sold 129,000 units since it’s release on September 25th according … read more

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Skepta and JME announce co-headlined show at Brixton Academy

Two of the biggest names in Grime, Skepta and JME, have just announced they’re finishing off this Grime-crazy year with joint headlined show. The show will be held at Brixton Academy on the 18th of December, and as if the brothers … read more


PartyNextDoor dropped 7 new tracks

It has been a while since we heard new music from PartyNextDoor. That is probably why last night he decided to drop 7 new unheard tracks through Drake’s OVO sound radio. For those who never got a chance to lock … read more

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Joe Black gives his predictions in the #GRMPremierLeague (003)

As another weekend of football dawns upon us, we talk to yet another artist, with Joe Black giving his predictions for the GRM Premier League. When he’s away from the booth, he focuses a lot of time into football, even coaching a … read more

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5 Ways to steal the show as proved by the Desperados City Hack teams

Desperados have challenged 3 teams of creative mavericks to take on challenges in their cities, judged by Desperados and the four industry mentors. The creative teams from Bristol, London and Manchester have been set the tasks to bravely overcome perceived limitations … read more

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GRM Daily launches initiative to show Black British Films in Mainstream Cinemas

Due to the lack of Black British films in cinemas we’ve partnered with Film Hub London and Vue to launch ‘Your Cinema’ this month! Two questions for you though: When was the last time you went to the cinema? (Netflix and chill … read more


10 minute grace period for parking tickets?!

Motorists will be happy to know that they will be given a 10 minute “grace period” after their parking ticket runs out before they can be fined. Under the new code, the grace period will apply at the end of paid-for … read more


Sunday League Footballer jailed for stamping on opposing players leg

You don’t see this in the Premier League. Nathaniel Kerr, a 24 year-old Sunday League football player, has been jailed for purposefully stamping on an opponents leg. Sentenced at Manchester Crown Court, Kerr will serve 1 year in prison for the … read more


The 7 creps you NEED this Winter [CREPCHECK]

With Winter certainly starting to creep into our lives, it’s only right for us to bring you the finest shoes to style yourself up for the cold months. The Air Max 95 Sneakerboot is here! Following on from several other Nike silhouettes … read more


Krept and Konan become the newest faces of PUMA

PUMA are pleased to announce their newest Ambassadors, South London duo Krept and Konan as the face of their latest PUMA x Footasylum campaign. Speaking on the collaboration, PUMA said, “With Krept and Konan constantly pushing and evolving the boundaries of … read more

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Youngs Teflon is putting on a massive show next week!

Off the back of his recent EP release, ‘The Jungle Book’ – Youngs Teflon has put together a concert for his loyal fans, this will include support performances from some of the UK’s finest artists, including; MoStack, Paigey Cakey, Avelino, … read more

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Win the chance to record a track and perform with Diztortion!

After winning our Rated Award for ‘Producer of the Year’, Diztortion wanted to give something back to YOU for voting him your winner… so now’s your chance to win an experience almost as priceless as a Rated Award!! To say thank … read more


London nightclub DSTRKT cause outrage for refusing entry to girls for being “too dark” and “too fat”

A group of women have taken on West End nightclub DSTRKT after two black members of the group were turned away at the door for being “too fat” and “too dark”. The incident was all over social media over last weekend … read more


Bugzy Malone is going on tour!

Bugzy Malone has had more than a great year. He has built himself up to be a massive artist in the grime scene and he looks to continue that with an upcoming tour. After swooping an award at the #RatedAwards, … read more


It’s really happening! Kanye West confirms 2020 Presidential run

As in the stuff of dreams, Kanye has confirmed he really is running for president in 2020. He told Vanity Fair that he wasn’t off his face but is genuinely applying to govern the United states of America. He told the magazine; … read more

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Splurgeboyz respond to Heavytrackerz diss!

A few days ago Heavytrackerz posted a diss track targeting Splurgeboyz for not turning up to the groups’ clash on Jammer’s Lord of the Mics, which is now celebrating it’s 10th Anniversary. They told us exclusively; “We were all aware of the clashing but … read more


The Plug: 7 hottest tunes from the UK this week [003]

Welcome back to The Plug, your only definitive guide to the best music out of our scene, every single week. Last week we brought you New Gen innovators and original don pioneers, from Bonkaz and Renz, all the way to … read more

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Fetty Wap ‘responsive’ after serious motorcycle accident

Earlier today Trap King Fetty Wap was unfortunately hit by a car while riding his motorcycle through Patterson, New Jersey. Sources said he was “responsive” after the accident. Allegedly, Fetty Wap was just involved in a motorcycle accident. Will Update when … read more


J2K gives his predictions in the #GRMPremierLeague (002)

After a hiatus of a couple of weeks, we see the return of the GRM Premier League, and this week we have former Roll Deep member and creator of Crep Protect, J2K. The East London MC is well known for his days in the … read more


FIFA confirm Qatar 2022 World Cup is to be played in winter

FIFA has confirmed that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will kick-off on November 21st, and will run for the shorter period of 28 days. In addition, December 18th will be the date for the final, which is the county’s national … read more

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Holy smoke! Cannabis forest found in London

The Met police have discovered a huge cannabis forest in Kingston upon Thames. Approximately 150 cannabis plants were found growing amongst other plants on a disused patch of privately owned land on Kington’s Lower Marsh Lane, which is situated near … read more


FIFA President Sepp Blatter to face criminal investigation in Switzerland

The ever controversial Sepp Blatter is set to face criminal investigation in his homeland of Switzerland in what is another blow for FIFA. It’s believed that the country’s attorney general has opened proceedings due to “suspicion of criminal mismanagement and suspicion of misappropriation” … read more

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Section Boyz hit top 40 with ‘Don’t Panic’

After a huge week performing at our very own #RatedAwards, dropping their iTunes debut ‘Don’t Panic’, performing at Stormzy’s chart success celebration #WickedSkengParty and releasing new track “Say It Ain’t That” alongside Heavytrackerz last night (cop that on iTunes here), … read more

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Join Bashy, Jermain Defoe and Naughty Boy at Doing It For Dominica charity fundraiser

After the tropical storm Erica devastated the island of Dominica last month, setting the country back 20 years by leaving over 80% of the island without essential supplies, including water and electricity, and taking the lives of at least 80 people, … read more


7 things we learned from Drake’s FADER interview

On Thursday night, we saw ‘The FADER’ reveal to the world the first Drake interview since the “Rolling Stone’ piece back in February 2014. Having expressed that he was done with interviews for magazines, he has now given a much sought-after insight into … read more


5 reasons to listen to Danny Seth’s ‘Perception’

The British Are Coming. That slogan or the abbreviated ‘TBAC’ is something you’ve either heard at a show or seen across social media. Coming from the Watford born rapper Danny Seth, he means what he says. Danny has been more than … read more


Giggs shares preview of his new tape ‘The SN1 Folder’

Giggs has finally released details of his the much awaited newest project, ‘The SN1Folder’, through some short bars over Travi$ Scott’s ‘Don’t Play’ and A$AP Rocky’s ‘Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye II’. SN1 tape "THE SN1 FOLDER" coming soon! @OfficialGiggs – 1/2 — … read more