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Music News: Wireless Festival 2017 Dates Announced

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Wireless, arguably the largest urban music festival in the UK has announced dates for 2017! The festival will take place on July 7,8,9th. No lineup or venue information has been confirmed yet, but the organisers of Wireless have said it would all be announced before the end of this month. So going by the lineup last year we are expecting …

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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: The Jacksons Announce 50th Anniversary Concert At Blenheim Palace

In celebration of their milestone 50th anniversary, legendary Motown supergroup The Jacksons will embark on a world tour in 2017 that will make its way to Blenheim Palace on Sunday June 18th for a show as part of this year’s Nocturne concert series. Featuring brothers Jermaine, Tito, Jackie and Marlon, the spectacular live show will include renditions of all the …

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New Music: Tanika Charles – “Soul Run”

Rising star of Canadian soul music Tanika Charles presents her first single “Soul Run” a co-production from 2nd Son, Matt Reid, and Slakah The Beatchild. “Soul Run”, is the first single by Tanika Charles and it’s coming out next 10th of February on Record Kicks. The song anticipates the release of the self-titled album that will hit the streets worldwide …

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Music News: @Stormzy Announces UK #GASP Tour 2017

Set to be one of the most highly-anticipated tours of 2017, grime sensation Stormzy, has today announced an array of headline tour dates across the UK this coming Spring. The sixteen-date run will see him play the UK’s major cities, kicking things off in Dublin, concluding in London, totalling a number of 40,000 ticket sales! Stormzy’s shows will see him …

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Hip Hop News: Big Sean dropped bars before his new album #iDecided was released

This is what a lot of you were waiting for. In the hours leading up to the release of I Decided, Big Sean swung by the Hot 97 studio to spit some bars for Funkmaster Flex. The Detroit rapper didn’t disappoint. Sean freestyled for 8 minutes over three beats: Freeway’s “What We Do,” Mobb Deep’s “Quiet Storm,” and Nas’ “Oochie …

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