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DTB Remembers: The King of Afrobeat Fela Kuti

Fela Kuti

Time has come to honour the memory of the first great African International Revolutionary Superstar, Fela Kuti. Also known as Fela Anikulapo Kuti. Or simply to his many adoring fans as. “Fela The King of Afrobeat”. There are two translations of his name: One is “I have death in my pouch.” The other is “The name can never die.” Both …

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DTB Remembers: Micheal Jackson – ‘Thriller 1983 Making History’

Michael Jackson’s Album “Thriller” was released in November 1982, this Iconic album spent over 180 weeks on the UK album chart, quickly becoming the biggest selling studio pop album in US History. With record sales of over 50 million copies,(the total amount is still disputed) and seven singles released from the album. Produced by the Legendary Quincy Jones and Superstar …

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Review: The Robert Glasper Experience Hits London Town

Robert Glasper Experiment

“I didn’t want to make the same record twice” “If Miles was here, trust me, Miles would’ve already recorded with Usher and Rihanna” Robert Glasper ‘Black Radio’ fuses Neo-soul, Hip-Hop and R&B and places them into a ‘melting pot’ of innovative music styles that sits comfortably with the listeners ears…Black Radio 2 finds Glasper and his musical collaborators, creating another …

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In conversation with… ‘Krishane’ the ‘Melodic Bird’

Krishane

Born in Manchester,Jamaica with his family roots steeped in World Music, Krishane is the son of singer Barrington Levy, the Legendary Reggae Star. Krishane developed a keen passion for songwriting and singing from a young age, and by the age of 11, his teachers spotted his rare melodic talent, from there he was known as the “Melodic Bird” singing in …

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Star studded musical performances incl Pharrell at NBA All-Star Game

Pharrell Williams-64th NBA All Star Game

All you baller fans out there you will be no doubt be aware that the 63rd NBA All-Star Game went down this weekend in New Orleans and as usual it was a star studded event. To kick it off Pharrell delivered an all-star set of his own to kick off the game itself. He performed “Frontin”, brought out Nelly for …

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News: De La Soul make entire catalogue available for free

De La Soul - Photo by Robbie Jeffers

For all you Hip-Hop headz out there, De La Soul want you to have all of their music for free. The American hip-hop group are celebrating their 25th anniversary of their debut album 3 Feet High and Rising by making their “entire catalogue” available, at no cost. Starting today 14th February at 11am EST and continuing for 25 hours, visitors …

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