Top Acts To Look Out For At We Are FSTVL

We Are FSTVL is huge major festival that takes place in London every year. It’s also the first to take place during the festival season, so we took the time out to give you our top 5 acts of who to watch and look out for.   FSTVL is held over the Bank Holiday Weekend … Continue reading Top Acts To Look Out For At We Are FSTVL

Tim Westwood Called Out For Allegedly Profiting From Gang Violence

One of the country’s best-known DJs Tim Westwood is allegedly profiting from hosting violent gang videos on YouTube an investigation has found. Tim Westwood, a former BBC radio star and the son of a bishop, runs a channel on the social media platform that is identified in a leaked police database as hosting videos showing … Continue reading Tim Westwood Called Out For Allegedly Profiting From Gang Violence

R.Kelly’s Management Team Responds After Spotify’ Announces They’ll Stop Promoting His Music.

Massive streaming services #Spotify and #Pandora announced earlier this week that they will stop promoting #RKelly’s music on their music platforms due to the numerous accusations of sexual assault brought against him. In a statement made by Spotify, "the singer’s music will remain on the streaming service, but they just want their “editorial decisions — … Continue reading R.Kelly’s Management Team Responds After Spotify’ Announces They’ll Stop Promoting His Music.

The Headies Awards 2018 Winners

  The Headies Music Awards 2018 is in its 12th edition and it is a spectacle to behold with top notch performances and a fair attempt at delivering a world class set up. The big winners from this years award are ROOKIE OF THE YEAR: AIR BOY TENI (WINNER) JUNIOR BOY PERUZZI BEST STREET-HOP ARTISTE … Continue reading The Headies Awards 2018 Winners

A Petition For Adidas To Drop Kanye West Is Making It’s Rounds

  The public is coming for Kanye West on another level now. This time the "Jesus Walks" rapper took things too far when he made his slavery comment and now a new petition is going around to get his deals with Adidas to completely end. Mr West has been making his rounds in the media … Continue reading A Petition For Adidas To Drop Kanye West Is Making It’s Rounds

Urban Topics: Colourism In Music

  The phrase "keeping it real” was coined by the hip hop world, a genre of music I’ve been known to enjoy. But many of the biggest names in hip hop are consistently guilty of NOT keeping it real. This applies to many aspects of hip hop, but for our purposes, we’re going to examine … Continue reading Urban Topics: Colourism In Music

Urban Unlocked Hot Pick: Ramz “Barking”

  Ramone Rochester (born 18 February 1997), known professionally as Ramz, is an English rapper and songwriter from London. He is notable for the single "Barking", which peaked at number two on the UK Singles Chart in January 2018. Rochester released his first song "I'm On My Grind" in February 2017 to little notice.He further … Continue reading Urban Unlocked Hot Pick: Ramz “Barking”

“My Lover” Not3s

Not3s is one of the hottest rising young stars in the UK and Urban Unlocked is a huge fan. From the beat to the melody, its undeniable that he has a successful future in front of him. Not3s' debut 2017 single, Addison Lee, was a huge smash - its delightfully daft lyric about hailing a … Continue reading “My Lover” Not3s

A New Paige For Cakey

The journey to becoming one of Britain’s best up-and-coming MCs has not been easy for Paigey Cakey – but after tackling alopecia and her toxic relationship, she is finally ready to move on to the right direction. Paigey Cakey has overcome hardship, but is now ready to focus on herself and release new music. According to … Continue reading A New Paige For Cakey

Nigerian Afropop Singer, Yemi Alade Live In Concert At O2 Academy London

 If you have heard of Yemi Alade then you can can agree that she is a star. Born 13th March 1989 as Yemi Eberechi Alade, but simply known as Yemi Alade to her fans, is a Nigerian Afropop singer and songwriter. She gained prominence after winning the Peak Talent Show in 2009, and is best known for her massive hit single … Continue reading Nigerian Afropop Singer, Yemi Alade Live In Concert At O2 Academy London

NEW MUSIC!! MzVee ft Yemi Alade – “Come and See My Moda”

Talented Ghanaian female singer, MzVee, releases her new music video featuring the Nigerian singer Yemi Alade in their Club Banger Come and See My Moda (prod by Kuami Eugene and Richie Mensah).   Vera Hamenoo-Kpeda (born 23 June 1992) better known by her stage name MzVee, is a Ghanaian singer, afropop, dancehall and R&B artiste. Her … Continue reading NEW MUSIC!! MzVee ft Yemi Alade – “Come and See My Moda”

Is There Such Thing As Too Dark To Be A Latina?

Amara La Negra, Dominican rapper and 'Love & Hip-Hop' star, was the victim of colourism, shedding light on the deep-rooted issues regarding anti-blackness within the Latino community AMARA LA Negra, a Dominican rapper was on the reality show Love & Hip-Hop: Miami, when a music producer known as Young Hollywood made ignorant anti-black remarks about her … Continue reading Is There Such Thing As Too Dark To Be A Latina?

“I Have The Phone Numbers of 13 Presidents” – Davido

Davido has revealed how big he has become, since releasing his first song, some years ago. The singer had a chatwith MTV Base, saying, “When I released the song back then, I did not know that it was going to be that big. Then I went back to school and the love that I was … Continue reading “I Have The Phone Numbers of 13 Presidents” – Davido

Stormzy, J Hus, Alicia Keys, Drake + More Receive 2018 Brit Noms

THE BRIT Awards have revealed their list of nominees for this year's ceremony. Taking place at London's O2 Arena on February 21, some of grime and hip-hop's finest will go head to head for the coveted awards, including Stormzy, J Hus, Dave, Drake and more. Stormzy is nominated for Best British Male and British Album … Continue reading Stormzy, J Hus, Alicia Keys, Drake + More Receive 2018 Brit Noms

DJ Khaled • J.Cole • Stormzy Will Headline Wireless

 J.Cole is set to kick of the festival on Friday 6th July 2018 with special guest Big Sean as well as Post Malone and Party Next Door.     Stormzy will perform on Saturday 7th July 2018 and will supported by Migos and J Hus.     Last but not least, DJ Khaled will be … Continue reading DJ Khaled • J.Cole • Stormzy Will Headline Wireless

Sona “Feeling You” Music Video

Sona finally dropped his new music video for "feeling you" last Friday 19th January 2018 and fans were not left disappointed. The highly anticipated single from the "ginger" singer kicked off the new year and we can't wait to see what 2018 has in store. We will be watching closely and following the Nigerian star's … Continue reading Sona “Feeling You” Music Video

Sona Video Release For “Feeling You”

  Last night Sona held his video launch for his new single titled "Feeling You" in South East London. The soon to be release single's video drops this Friday 19th January 2018 on VEVO. You may know Sona from his previous hit single "Ginger" which exploded in both UK and Nigeria. Since then Sona who's … Continue reading Sona Video Release For “Feeling You”

Stefflon Don featuring Skepta “Ding-A-Ling” Audio

Stefflon Don’s recent hit “Hurtin' Me” is undoubtedly one of the biggest tracks to drop at the end 2017 and it looks like she just might have another one on her hands with “Ding-A-Ling” which features none other than Skepta. In contrast to “Hurtin' Me”, Steff’s new single is a raunchy record which sees the … Continue reading Stefflon Don featuring Skepta “Ding-A-Ling” Audio

Stefflon Don Drops “Hurtin’ Me” Remix

Stefflon Don stormed the charts with her hit single "Hurtin' Me" last year and now she is back with a huge remix of the hit single. With French Montana's original guest verse switched up with a trio of new ones, delving into Jamaica and picking some of the biggest and best artists who have emerged … Continue reading Stefflon Don Drops “Hurtin’ Me” Remix

“Finally” Samklef & Vector – New Music Dropping 18-Jan-18!!

#FINALLY it's about to go down! New BANGER from @samklef x @vectorthaviper drops 18th January 2018. Check them out and support by streaming and download on all digital outlets. Drop a comment below with your thoughts (speak your mind lol) Follow their @twitter @samklef & @vectorthaviper                

Basketmouth Presents ‘The Lords Of The Rings’ UK ft Olamide YBNL

Single or Coupled up? Either way make your way to the hottest valentines weekend comedy show coming to the UK this February.  Get ready!! #basketmouthvalentine Basketmouth Valentine Lords of the Ribs UK! . . £19tkts soldout!😬😬 More tickets available at Cokobar.com Manchester 9th Feb and London 11th Feb 2018 

DAVIDO & MAYORKUN 30 BILLION TOUR

Smade Events presents OBO and his crew in concert. Davido brings his 30 Billion World Tour leg to London, O2 Academy in Brixton on 18th February 2018. Supporting acts includes his label artist Mayorkun ("Che Che" & "Mama") as well as The Compozers Band. The show will be hosted by Adesope (The Beat London). Tickets … Continue reading DAVIDO & MAYORKUN 30 BILLION TOUR

YCEE LIVE in concert @O2 Islington

Friday 12th January 2018, YCEE will be live at the O2 Islington. Joining him as support acts are Bella - Sona - Ms Banks - Flosha - Eugy Hosted by The Beat London's, Afrobeat Takeover Show presenter Adesope. Tickets are selling fast so get them while you still can by visiting http://www.smade.shoobs.com or call 07949 … Continue reading YCEE LIVE in concert @O2 Islington

Urban Unlocked Music Picks

Today's #UUEmusicpicks are from 2 #Afrobeats recording artist who are based in the UK. One is the stunning Dj @cynthia_djmvp with her singles Stamina and Fallingforyou from her EP Little Brown Girl. "Falling for you" features UK artist and talented Yemi Rush and Ike Chucks & "Stamina" features the equally talented SK. The other is … Continue reading Urban Unlocked Music Picks

Lethal Bizzle Launches Dench Fragrance

U.K. Rapper Lethal Bizzle has launched an exciting new fragrance, "Stay Dench". The rapper turned entrapenur teamed up with Laurelle London to design and manufacture the fragrance following his successful clothing line also named "Stay Dench". Outside of music, Lethal Bizzle is a popular social media personality through platforms Twitter and Snapchat, which have been … Continue reading Lethal Bizzle Launches Dench Fragrance

Public Enemy JayZ vs Kanye West 2017 Season 20 Ep 17

This episode takes the viewers through the rise of Jayz and Kanye West's careers and the fall of their relationship. From humble beginnings to their individual success as musicians, fashion designers, label owners and family men. With interviews from the only people that were in their lives before and after to tell it, this documentary … Continue reading Public Enemy JayZ vs Kanye West 2017 Season 20 Ep 17

Rapper Remy Ma Pens An Open Letter.

  #Remyma pens a heart felt open letter to all her fans and supporters who sent her mail during her time in #prison. The #rapper opens ups about the nay sayers who told her she couldn't revive her career and touches on her accomplishments since being released 3 years ago. The Grammy Nominated rapper talks … Continue reading Rapper Remy Ma Pens An Open Letter.

Nigerian Singer Songwriter Signs to Kobalt Music in U.K

The beautiful Nigerian singer and songwriter Nin   iola has joined London based independent rights management and publishing company, Kobalt Music. The powerhouse company is the home of other huge acts like Carly Rae Jepsen and Zayn Malik revealed the news on their Instagram page saying: "Couldn’t be happier to welcome the incredible @   … Continue reading Nigerian Singer Songwriter Signs to Kobalt Music in U.K