SWIZZ BEATZ – POISON

Swizz Beatz’s highly anticipated album ‘Poison’ dropped last week.  Executively produced by the Hip Hop stalwart, the album’s list of features reads like a roll call for the genre’s hottest, with J. Cole, Kendrick Lamar, Lil Wayne, Giggs, Nas, Pusha T all delivering verses.  Singles ‘Pistol On My Side’ and ‘Come Again’ are the obvious…

EVERYTHING IS RECORDED – RICHARD RUSSELL

XL Recordings boss Richard Russell brings together Giggs, Sampha, Syd, Kamasi Washington, Wiki and so many more on new release ‘Everything Is Recorded’.  The project’s first incarnation came in the form of five track EP ‘Close But Not Quite‘, the title track from which is recycled on ‘Everything Is Recorded’.  The mixture of styles on…

GIGGS – WAMP 2 DEM

Giggs’ long-awaited ‘Wamp 2 Dem’ mixtape arrives today; thirteen brand new tracks from the landlord showcasing his trademark flow and gutteral delivery.  The album features a handful of the usual UK suspects in Donae’O, Footsie, D Double E & Dave, as well as couple of US surprises in 2 Chainz, Young Thug & Popcaan.  Stream…

KANO – MADE IN THE MANOR

After releasing singles ‘3 Wheel-Ups‘ and ‘Endz‘, as well as a mini-documentary, Kano’s ‘Made In The Manor’ is upon us.  The album is largely biographical; documenting Kano’s formative years in East London.  It really has it’s moments, and a look back on the life of a legend is never a bad thing – but more often than…

KANO – 3 WHEEL-UPS

Not only has Kano graced us with a new single, he’s announced a new album entitled ‘Made In The Manor’, complete with release date [March 4] and tracklist.  The album is set to feature Giggs, Wiley, JME and Blur/Gorillaz’ Damon Albarn – click here to pre-order it now.  On new track ‘3 Wheel-Ups’, K-A tells…