SKEPTA, CHIP & YOUNG ADZ – INSOMNIA

Only announced only less than a week ago, BBK head honcho Skepta, Cash Motto [jheez, remember them?] founder Chip and D-Block Europe front-runner Young Adz release ‘Insomnia.’ The collaborative album is a real mixed bag, shuffling around a variety of UK Rap sounds.  There’s a whole lot of autotune, and in the main it feels…

GHETTS – GHETTO GOSPEL: THE NEW TESTAMENT

Despite being an original Grime fixture, Ghetts has never crossed into the mainstream to the extent that the likes of Skepta, Wiley, Kano and Dizzee Rascal, mostly due to a ocmplete lack of interest in the genre’s noughties flirtation with chart Pop.  That hasn’t stopped him assembling something of an all-star cast for new album…

WILEY – GODFATHER II

Wiley’s follow-up to last year’s ‘Godfather‘ was initially slated for release in February, but was delayed after a the album has been delayed in part due to “last minute” Shakka collaboration ‘Certified’.  Now standing at twenty tracks including singles ‘I Call The Shots’, ‘Bar’, ‘Been A While’ and ‘Remember Me’, ‘Godfather II’ sees Eskiboy spending…

WILEY – SNAKES & LADDERS

Featuring lead single ‘On A Level‘ as well as contributions from the likes of JME, Cam’Ron, Chip & more, Wiley releases his latest album ‘Snakes & Ladders’.  Originally slated to be his last [a rumour which he recently put to bed], the album represents Wiley’s ‘Magnum Opus’, and even comes with its own Grime version of…