More Mellow Grime with Kwollem’s “Wifey Riddim”
KwolleM returns with the fourth instalment of his Mellow Grime brainchild, following the release of Bad Boy Sound; this time sourcing vocals from AJ Tracey, one of Grime’s hottest prospects as the genre’s next generation emerges. Against the polygamous teenage Londoner narrative, … read more
UPDATE: Dr. Dre’s ‘Straight Outta Compton’ tracklist and release date!
In an interview with Philadelphia’s Power 99, Ice Cube and director F. Gary Gray, speak on the upcoming N.W.A biopic – Straight Outta Compton, where they mention details about the soundtrack for the film. The movie is set to be … read more
Chip drops “My Bruddaz” feat. Wiley & Frisco Video [prod. by Rapid]
Chip teams up with Wiley and Frisco for his track “My Bruddaz”, which of course you can tell by the sick energetic production is produced by none other than Rapid. “Pull up in the club with me and my bruddaz.” Hear … read more
Jay Z is backing out of Tidal?
From what certain reports suggest, Jay Z is allegedly looking to bail out on the already troubled streaming service. This ambitious project has personally cost him millions of dollars having not been able to secure the expected funding. Rather than bleeding … read more
Joey Badass UK tour tickets go on sale tomorrow!
After shutting down Wireless, Joey Badass has decided to come back to the UK this November as part of his World Domination tour. The tour will see him playing shows in Liverpool, Birmingham, London, Norwich and Bristol so there’s plenty of … read more
Twitter reacts to Drake’s ‘Back To Back Freestyle’ and it’s hilarious
In the early hours of last night while only the owls were awake, somewhere in the YOLO estate Drake pushed a button. He unleashed his second diss track directed at Meek Mill, the scathing lyrical assault “Back To Back Freestyle”, … read more
Safaree dropped a diss track towards Meek Mill and Nicki Minaj, lol
With everybody expecting Meek Mill to release a reply to Drake’s “Charged Up” last night, Safaree Samuels has put out a diss of his own directed at the DWMTM star and his ex girlfriend Nicki Minaj. While Meek was going off … read more
Bayern Munich’s Jerome Boateng signs to Jay Z?
The 26-year-old joins the likes of NBA MVP Kevin Durant, New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith and boxer Miguel Cotto on the Roc Nation Sports roster. Roc Nation Sports is the sister company of Jay-Z’s Roc Nation, that provides management services to the likes of … read more
Last night Meek Mill trolled Funkmaster Flex, and now they want him to resign from Hot 97
On Saturday legendary Hot 97 DJ Funkmaster Flex, who has inserted himself right in the middle of the Drake and Meek Mill beef, claimed the Philly native would be on his show last night to discuss his issues with ‘Champagne … read more
When G Frsh talks money, contracts and music, we listen
Following the great success from his most recent release ‘Alfie’, G FrSh sat down and explained the story of his come up and his journey in his interview series entitled “#INTROSPECTION”. Covering topics such as how he started from nothing, … read more
Meek Mill and the World react to Drake’s diss track
Saturday night saw the beef that has caused a stir in the rap game further sizzle as Drake dropped his Meek Mill diss track ‘Charged Up’. Twitter was ablaze with hype and split opinions regarding the track, particularly in reaction to Meek … read more
Bonkaz drops episode 2 of his We Run The Block vlog
Bonkaz has literally been doing it all, which you can tell by watching the video below, as he brings you episode 2 of his bi-weekly Vlog ‘We Run The Block With Bonkaz’. The Vlog follows Bonkaz around during his performances; … read more
WWE cuts all ties with Hulk Hogan over him being racist
Word Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) has terminated wrestler Hulk Hogan’s contract due to tapes emerging where he uses racist insults. The National ENQUIRER and RadorOnline.com discovered in their joint investigation what exactly happened. During a pillow talk on an unauthorised sex … read more
LOTM Presents: 10 Years of Lord of The Mics Live London Show
On Wednesday 23 September, Lord of the Mics will celebrate and present 10 years of Lord of the Mics at London O2 Academy Islington. This will be the biggest event in Grime for this year, so make sure you don’t … read more
Nego True switches up from spoken word to rap on “Frustrated”
Nego True is best known for his spoken word, but this time round, the poet/musician gets into his rap element and in doing so, is far from rusty. Giving us unprecedented access to some of his darkest chapters, from loosing … read more
Lock into the latest edition of Dutch Grime Radio show GRIMEYARD!
Grimeyard continues to bridge the gap between Amsterdam and London, this time they connect the dots with guest “Dusty”, the Hammersmith now Amsterdam resident (check his soundcloud out here). Our very own GRM Daily editor Caroline also gave her pick of … read more
Rayf drops anther one for your playlist with “Ends”
Rayf, the East London singer, songwriter and producer spoils us again. Maintaining the consistency, we still gain access to this newly developed sound: taking Grime and expressing its loud, abrasive, electronic elements through a mellowed lens of rhythm and bass. Kick … read more
Grime radio prince Jammz gets nostalgic with “Way Back”
Jammz has been one of the key figures from the new batch of young Grime MC’s rising through the ranks. Catching key ears in the industry with his impactful banger “Hit Then Run”, explicitly embraced as Sian Anderson’s favourite release … read more
This Friday! Fabric presents: Butterz with Ruff Squad, Bonkaz and more!
This Friday, Elijah and Skilliam, the men behind the successful Butterz label are back again. If you have been to Fabric for a Grime event like Tropical previously, you know it’s not one to miss. This time round they’re accompanied … read more
Twitter reacts to Meek Mill vs Drake and it’s hilarious
We don’t know what’s funnier: celebrities ranting and beefing with each other on social media or the reaction from the public. We’ve compiled a few of our favourite reactions to the Meek Mill’s Twitter rant on Drake this morning, including one from … read more
Meek Mill just got into SERIOUS Twitter beef with Drake
Twitter must have officially broken a record for the most beefs in one morning (UK time)! Just hours after Nicki Minaj spoke up about discrimination against certain kinds of women in the industry, triggering a rather (unneeded, might we say) response … read more
Nicki Minaj goes crazy at MTV in lengthy Twitter rant
In case you missed it, Nicki Minaj took to witter yesterday to air her frustrations on the music industry. Tweeting directly at MTV, the rapper expressed her disappointments in ‘Anaconda’ and ‘Feeling Myself’ not getting nominated for a Video of the … read more
The Weeknd did a private gig on an island in Essex last night, here’s what happened
It was announced last month that The Weeknd would play a one-off secret London gig, and the only way you would be able to see him is to apply through the Island Records website, as limited tickets were available for the … read more
Michael Jordan’s royalty statement from Nike just came in and it’s MAD.
The Business Insider recently released a video of the former basketball legend Michael Jordan and how much he still earns till this day. This includes the $100 million a year from Nike royalties for his Jordan’s range. If you thought that was … read more
The best videos from Dizzee’s ‘Boy In Da Corner’ album, 12 years later
Yes it has actually been 12 years since we were blessed with Dizzee Rascal’s ‘Boy In Da Corner’ album, which was released through XL Recordings today in 2003 when he was just 17 years old. In the same year Dizzee won … read more
In case you missed It, Wiley dropped 11 tracks over the past month
Although Wiley has been very busy touring and playing festival after festival, it’s gone almost unnoticed that he’s also been busy in the studio and dropped a handful of tracks in the last month. At the beginning of June the … read more
Adam Deacon found guilty of sending death threats towards Noel Clarke
After falling out in 2011, friends Noel Clarke and Adam Deacon have either been feuding on twitter or not speaking at all. “We fell out in 2011 due to the fact that the films that I had made – Kidulthood and … read more
Meet the man behind the best London impression ever
If you are yet to see Quick Tempa’s video on Twitter, then you’ve been missing out. It’s the man currently causing hysteria on social media thanks to his impressions of a Londoner. In the 24-second clip, you can see QT – who … read more
How to get 50 Cent rich or play Piggy Bank trying
Fans of the recently proclaimed bankrupt rapper have stepped up to help the man become worth more than his name again. www.help50cent.tumblr.com aims to help 50 Cent get his millions back through free Spotify plays of his perfectly chosen song “Piggy Bank”. So far, Fiddy has … read more