NWA

NWA biopic details announced

June 20, 2014 in News

Hip-hop legend Dr Dre has announced the cast and release date for the long awaited NWA biopic ‘Straight Outta Compton’…

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Tupac Shakur

Tupac musical to open on Broadway

January 12, 2014 in News

A musical based on the songs of the deceased rapper Tupac Shakur is set to open on Broadway this summer…

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Until The Ribbon Breaks A Taste Of Silver

A Taste Of Silver by Until The Ribbon Breaks (EP)

November 21, 2013 in Music Reviews

The debut EP from Until The Ribbon Breaks fuses sample-based hip-hop with genuine lyricism – and succeeds where others have…

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City Rising From The Ashes by Deltron 3030 (EP)

September 14, 2013 in Music Reviews

The excellent Deltron 3030 offer a tantalising glimpse of things to come with their ‘City Rising From The Ashes’ EP…

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Nas

Nas receives a Harvard fellowship

July 18, 2013 in News

Prodigious hip hop artist Nas has seen his talents recognised by Harvard University, who have named a fellowship after him…

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Three Kings High Tell 'Em Lies

Tell ‘Em Lies by Three Kings High (EP)

June 29, 2013 in Music Reviews

This six-piece Bristol outfit impress with an EP that mixes up influences from rock, soul, funk, hip-hop and more besides……

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De La Soul

De La Soul return

April 6, 2013 in News

The Native Tongues trio return with their first release in nine years, with more to follow on a monthly basis…

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Eminem

Eminem

March 25, 2013 in Heroes

Born: Marshall Bruce Mathers III, October 17, 1972 in St Joseph, Missouri, USA
Website: www.eminem.com
Associated acts: D12, Bad Meets…

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Eminem

Eminem working on new album

February 10, 2013 in News

Eminem is to release this year his eighth studio album, says his manager Paul Rosenberg, after some European live dates…

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Tupac Shakur

Tupac Shakur

December 27, 2012 in Heroes

Born: Tupac Amaru Shakur, 16 June, 1971, East Harlem, New York
Died: 13 September, 1996
Website: www.2pac.com
Associated acts: Thug…

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Shahin Najafi

Iranian rapper forced into hiding by fatwa

May 17, 2012 in News

Lyrics condemning the Tehran regime and Islamic leaders lead to calls from hardline clerics for Shahin Najafi to be executed…

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Ill Manors trailer

Plan B makes his directorial debut

May 5, 2012 in News

Singer, rapper, spokesman for disenfranchised youth… now we can add ‘film director’ to Plan B’s already impressive list of accomplishments…

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