Name: amahla Age: 21 Instagram: instagram.com/amahlamusic Youtube: youtube.com/Amahla Twitter: twitter.com/amahlamusic What you do: I’m a singer-songwriter, I’ve also dabbled in journalism and currently also running a media platform called CounterPolitics … Continue reading Artist Spotlight: AMAHLA
Over the last few years rap fans of a certain age have felt a very clear disconnect with the hip hop of the current time. The recent evolution of hip … Continue reading New School Rappers for Old Heads.
On the 12th May Jazz Café hosted an event dedicated to this viral project, which saw an in-house band, led by Vels Trio’s Jack Stephenson-Oliver, perform their own variation on the ‘SadeVillian I and II’ projects for a sold-out crowd.
The UK rap scene is going from strength to strength, with afro trap and drill artists gaining millions of fans, views and listens. However, although these two particular strands of … Continue reading Ocean wisdom shuts down Electric Ballroom with impressive lyrical acrobatics
GRAMMY award nominee singer, songwriter, producer blessed Islington Assembly Hall stage with his soulful sound this past weekend. Check out pictures by me, Arron Watson-McNab and view more work over … Continue reading In Pictures: Eric Roberson
This was my first encounter attending an in event in which an act were not perform their own tracks. On top of this, they were performing tracks from the untouchable … Continue reading Sawa Manga Play Erykah Badu @ The Jazz Cafe
What is your criteria for a hip-hop legend? The longevity of their career? Sustaining a certain musical ability for a number of years? The amount of high quality projects they … Continue reading Legend: Common
DeeWain has been putting in the work over the last couple of years and after the release of ‘Sense of Entitlement (S.O.E.),’ it was clear to see that the … Continue reading DeeWain journeys down a darker path for new project, ‘Be Safe Tho’
Simon says get the… you know the rest. Queens native Pharoahe Monch brought his lyrical prowess and infectious stage presents to the intimate Brixton Jamm venue. Pre-Pharoahe, rapper Kingpin got … Continue reading Pharoahe Monch x Brixton Jamm
Don’t call her a ‘female MC’ simply call her a beast. This simple request from Grammy nominated hip hop star, Rapsody, during her headline UK performance acts as a direct … Continue reading Rapsody ‘Beasts’ Intimate London Show
The UK music scene is the strongest it’s ever been, everyone on a mainstream level is killing it but at the same time I feel it lacks diversity. There’s so … Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Deanna Chase
Beast coast was in the building! When XOYO hosted experimental rap group The Underachievers on the 20th February. Consisting of rappers Issa Gold and AK, The Underachievers manage to bring … Continue reading The Underachievers @ XOYO