LORD OF THE MICS 8 KICKS OFF IN LONDON

Lord Of The Mics Volume season was officially declared open as guests boarded a cruise down the River Thames towards Grime’s spiritual home in East London, where the genre originated in the early 2000s. Along the journey, attendees bore witness to an evening hosted by Lord Of The Mics’ co-founder Jammer, kicking off with the…

SLOWTHAI – GORGEOUS [VIDEO]

Slowthai releases a new set of visuals for ‘Gorgeous’, the latest drop to come from his upcoming debut album ‘Nothing Great About Great Britain.’  The video comprises five performance-based vignettes; the first at Sixfield’s Stadium [home of Thai’s local club Northampton FV], the second in a boxing ring, followed by one in a local boozer,…

SKINNY MALONE – WE DON’T KNOW HIM

Skinny Malone drops new video ‘We Don’t Know Him’, a new track from the Hackney rapper that takes aim at “beg friends” who only get in touch to ask for guestlist. “This is for the festivals and the real rager parties,” says Malone. “But at the same time, for the park ‘cause it’s relatively PG.”…

SLOWTHAI – GORGEOUS

Slowthai shared details of his forthcoming debut album ‘Nothing Great About Great Britain’ this afternoon alongside new track ‘Gorgeous.’  In a message to his fans, Slowthai said “I wanna also thank you all for supporting me up until this point and changing my life.  Before all this I was in a shit place doing badness…

LORD OF THE MICS SETS SAIL FOR VOLUME 8

Lord Of The Mics is synonymous with Grime. It’s just about as Grime as Jammer’s basement, Nike Air Max or the Adenuga family. For almost 20 years now the brand has provided a platform for up-and-coming UK talent to show the rest of the scene what they’re made of. Beginning as a DVD box set…

WILEY – DON’T BREAD ME

Last week, Wiley responded to Skepta’s recent diss track ‘Wish You Were Here’ with one entitled ‘Don’t Bread Me,’ which has today landed on streaming services.  This particular incarnation of beef heated up after Skepta featured on Dizzee Rascal’s ‘Money Right,’ to which Wiley objected based on his long-standing beef with Dizzee following a stabbing…

SKEPTA – WISH YOU WERE HERE

Popcorn at the ready.  Skepta drops a new track ‘Wish You Were Here’, a diss track explicitly aimed at fellow Grime legend Wiley, who recently took aim at Skepta for collaborating with Dizzee Rascal, with whom Wiley has long since had beef.  The new track riffs on the fact that Wiley [famed for his no-shows]…