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Kanye West announced as last minute addition to BRIT Awards line-up

After Rihanna decided to pull out the BRIT Awards line-up LAST MINUTE, Kanye West to the rescue, was put on the bill. Yeezus was formally announced as the ceremony’s headline act on Wednesday morning, hours before the show was scheduled … read more


5 UK tunes you NEED to hear this week #GRMFreshestout

Welcome back to #GRMFreshestOut, the one stop place for the hottest UK tunes of the week. Griff has curated another bunch of sick songs, with a diverse range of sounds, all coming from homegrown artists. Whether it’s a banger for … read more


Everything you missed at the BBC 1xtra Soundclash!

On Thursday night 4 of the UK’s most highly respected independent labels in the UK went back to back in a live Soundclash on BBC 1Xtra. Hosted by MistaJam and judged by A Dot and DJ Target, the 4 sounds participating … read more


Reebok x Mita Sneakers Ventilator, Nike Air Jordan Lazer & more #CREPCHECK


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Very dope! Manga Saint Hilare releases the visuals to “Lost Book Of David”

Within the first two months of the year, Manga Saint Hilaire has released his 4th track. Forever enhancing his work rate the North-West London emcee is making a very clear statement with this track. Don’t let the title mislead you! Manga is … read more

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Overdose Show returns on March 8th with Paigey Cakey, Troy Hudson & Angelo Disons

Maker’s Empire Presents… another amazing Overdose Show on March 8th, 7pm to 11pm. The new monthly Music and Comedy showcase is hosted by the one and only Jazzie, who is guaranteed to bring you a night of pure entertainment and laughter. Its also giving … read more


It’s Official: Floyd Mayweather And Manny Pacquiao Set For May 2nd Collision

The speculation is finally over! The men, considered the best boxers of their generation, will meet in Las Vegas. It took just 15 minutes before the fight, being held at the MGM Grand, to sell out (the venue has an seating capacity … read more

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50 Cent speaks on Lil Wayne & baby situation, new G-Unit reality show & more

50 Cent and G-Unit sat down with MTV for a brief catch up on recent affairs. As things continue to spiral out of control with Lil Wayne and Baby over the release of ‘Tha Carter V’, Fif shares his thoughts … read more

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YJ returns to the scene with “Ms Independent” prod. by Kelly Portis

After a short hiatus YJ has returned. Prior to his absence the South London rapper was setting alight the undeground music scene with his freestyles, sold out shows, mixtapes and EP’s. Making his first musical statement for 2015 ,YJ has released … read more


Musicalize presents Nelly Live @ The Indigo 02 London on April 4th!

World famous rapper Nelly will be touching down in the UK as he headlines the Musicalize event at London’s Indigo O2. The St. Louis, Missouri rapper has been consistently providing hit after hit for over a decade, now the St Lunatic … read more

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Raleigh Ritchie drops new single “The Greatest” & releases UK tour dates

Kicking off his musical campaign for 2015, Raleigh Ritchie is set to release his new single “The Greatest” on April 13th via Columbia Records. Peep the fresh new vibe Raleigh Ritchie provides; In light of his new record, Raleigh has announced he … read more

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Drake’s mixtape sold HOW MANY COPIES already?!

Drake’s surprise mixtape has been the talk of the internet for the past week, and to be honest we’re loving it. The singer is celebrating today after landing the top of the Billboard charts with the project. The mixtape which is … read more

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5 US tunes you NEED to hear this week #GRMFreshestOut

The last 7 days have been pretty monumental for US rap music. Last week was solid, but over the course of this week we’ve had releases from some of the biggest guns out there, and some very good releases at … read more


J Hus added to the #NewGenLive line up! This will be a shut down!

It has just been announced that one of the biggest UK newcomers in the game right now will be joining the epic #NewGenLive event. J Hus will be taking to the stage alongside the likes of Bonkaz, Renz, TE dness, Avelino and CL!PSTAR next Tuesday 24th … read more

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Omarion, Chris Brown & Jhene Aiko finally drop the “Post To Be” video

The video is finally out! Showcasing Omarion’s prevalent come-back to the music scene, the trio have released the music video to the collaborative banger “Post To Be”. Watch the collab produced by DJ Mustard below. Words: Wardah Sempa read more


New Balance 577 Test Match Collection #CREPCHECK

For Spring 2015 New Balance will debut the 577 Test Match collection, the latest Made in UK themed pack. The pack consists of 3 classic 577s: the M577TLR, available 1st March, M577TBO and M577TGY both available 30th March. Inspired by the … read more


10 best trolling moments from Khloe Kardashian VS Amber Rose

Let us break it down for you. Last Kings rapper Tyga is dating Kylie Jenner, who he left his baby mum Blac Chyna for. Blac Chyna is best friends with Wiz Khalifa’s ex Amber Rose. Kylie Jenner of course is … read more

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S.A.S team up with Rob Kelly for new EP ‘No Blacks No Dogs No Irish’

The UK hailing, internationally recognised duo S.A.S have teamed up with Ireland’s own Rob Kelly to form a union called Blak Irish Piratez. The trio have dropped a powerful new EP entitled ‘No Blacks No Dogs No Irish’. The project, which … read more

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Action Bronson is bringing “Munchies” to TV! Talks Mr Wonderful + more…

Over the last few years Action Bronson has become one of the most loveable characters in Hip-Hop. Garnering a massive following through his mixtapes, comical videos and recently his online cooking show entitled ‘Munchies’, all this and Bronsolini is yet to drop an … read more

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Drake brings out Kanye West at the All-Star Weekend event!

Drake and Kanye West have both been making headlines in the news over the last week for various reasons. This weekend New York City played host to Sprite’s Obey Your Thirst All Star Weekend event. Besides seeing some of the craziest … read more