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eNEWS: Tim Westwood Calls Wizkid One Of His Greatest Artiste Of All Time

Popular UK media personality and DJ, Tim Westwood who is a veteran in the entertainment scene recently got to talk about African music influencing UK rap artists, his thoughts on Wizkid being one of the greatest African artist and more. 224 more words


EXCLUSIVE: Interview With.....Yxng Bane (@yxngbane)

With only a small amount of music in the public domain right now, and even less information about the man himself, it seemed only right that we track down… 366 more words


UK Radio News: A.Dot Announced As The New Host Of The 1Xtra Breakfast Show

It has been announced that radio host A.Dot will take over the Radio 1Xtra breakfast show. She will also become the first solo female to host the station’s breakfast show. 186 more words

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Strawberries & Creem Festival' 2016 Preview

In a game of Cambridge word association you’d be forgiven for avoiding genres and words being Grime, Hip Hop, Reggae, Red Stripe and Nelly, or rather I’d forgive you if you asked me what words came to mind when Cambridge was articulated. 375 more words

Meet Stephanie Chungu.

I was 14 when I told my parents I didn’t want to do the family route and study science.  I finally admitted them I wanted to write and it freaked them a bit, because they didn’t know how to get me where I wanted to be, whereas in pharmacy/nursing they know people. 540 more words


Industry Masters: MistaJam.

When it comes to DJ’s people always like to put labels on people and associate you with a certain type of music. Tim Westwood: hiphop, Trevor Nelson: R&B/Soul, Fabio & Grooverider: D&B and so on.

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