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A round-up of interviews, style & culture and images from events that we have attended.

DJ Semtex sits down with Big Sean – #Idecided

1Xtra DJ Semtex, sits down with the rapper Big Sean on his recent visit to the UK. Strictly about the music. Big Sean talks about “Dark Sky Paradise” and his other albums and how it made him what he is today and how it set him up. DJ Semtex and Big Sean then break down the latest album “I Decided”, …

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Music News: 19 year old @Yiigaa is One to Watch

“Eternal is that idea that you can never prove enough to some people, and even though you love them sometimes people lose out on something amazing from doubt” – Yiigaa 19-Year old singer-songwriter Yiigaa releases her debut single from upcoming EP “Mist”. Yiigaa (real name Yiga which means good luck) is a 19-year-old singer and songwriter from Brixton. Being the …

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Concert News: Toddla T Presents “Winter Carnival 2016”

Toddla T by Gold Teeth 2

When: Saturday 3rd December 2016 9pm –3am Where: Oval Space 29-32 The Oval, London E2 9DT After the success of it’s debut in 2015, tastemaker, pioneer, curator, producer and selector Toddla T announces the return of Winter Carnival. Inspired by the sights, sounds and music of Notting Hill carnival, Toddla is fresh from hosting a two day stage with King …

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Concert News: The Lover’s Rock Monologues tours the UK October-November 2016

Lovers Rock Monologues

Celebrating Black History Month 2016, Punch Records present three living legends who transformed the sound of UK Reggae. The Lover’s Rock Monologues brings the sound of timeless music across the UK this October-November. Lovers Rock icons Janet Kay, Carroll Thompson and Victor Romero Evans come together to celebrate its golden years. Fusing timeless music and theatrical storytelling, the Lover’s Rock …

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Rodney P presents “Hip Hop World News” : BBC4 – 30th Sept

Rodney P - Hip Hop World News

What: Hip Hop World News Where: BBC 4 When:Friday 30th September, 9pm Embarking on an immersive authored journey, Rodney P reveals a fascinating alternative version of reality as seen from the perspective of a culture which was created in the black and Latino ghettos of 1970s New York, and has since evolved into a world-dominating cultural powerhouse. Whether it’s chronicling …

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Music News: M.Artz Drops ‘Behind the Scenes’ visuals For ‘Zone 2’

M.Artz Behind the Scenes visual

East London based Spoken Word Artist M.Artz returns with the follow up to his debut single ‘Something Special’ by dropping the behind the scenes visuals for his upcoming new single ‘Zone 2’. ‘Zone 2’ sees M.Artz cleverly challenging the current issue of gentrification and other social themes in his vibrant music video shot in the heart of his East London …

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