Run the Jewels have shared a new single, ‘Ooh La La’, taken from their forthcoming album, 'Run The Jewels 4'.
DJ Premier, one half of legendary hip hop outfit Gang Starr, makes an appearance alongside Greg Nice of Nice & Smooth. The Gang Starr track, 'DWYCK', is used as a sample in the cut.
Mykki Blanco will headline Somerset House Studios' third birthday celebrations in London on 4th October.
The US-born rapper, poet, spoken word artist and activist tops a bill including Chicks On Speed, a new collaboration between visual artist Sam Williams and musician Roly Porter, entitled 'Salvage Rhythms', alongside residents Anna Mikkola, Paul Purgas and rkss.
It’s been a big year for Flohio.
In June, the The South London MC shared her first track of 2019 with ‘Hell Bent’, which further cemented her reputation as one of today's most exciting UK artists. The hot streak continued as she teamed up with Mike Skinner of The Streets for his July single 'How Long's It Been?'.
A$AP Rocky has been found guilty of assault by a Swedish court for his part in a fight that took place in Stockholm earlier this summer, resulting in a suspended sentence for him and two of his entourage.
The court has ruled that the assault was “not of such a serious nature that a prison sentence must be chosen”.
Bushwick Bill, the longest serving member of Houston rap group Geto Boys has died aged 52.
The news was confirmed by his publicist yesterday, who issued a statement via Instagram saying, "Bushwick Bill passed away peacefully today at 9:35 p.m. His family appreciates all of the prayers and support, He will truly be missed."
Calls have been made for electronic music to replace classical in UK school lessons.
National charity Youth Music believes offering grime, hip hop and electronic music as part of the curriculum, rather than more traditional compositions, could help improve attendance, personal and social development amongst disadvantaged and disengaged pupils.
"We've seen the benefits of students exchanging Mozart for Stormzy as part of a re-imagined music curriculum," said Matt Griffiths, Chief Executive of Youth Music.
Kaytranada has dropped a new track, ‘Dysfunctional’, his first new music since the 'Nothin Like U/Chances' EP in 2018, which featured Ty Dolla $ign and Sha Lia.
This latest lyrical stepper also welcomes two collaborators, with vocals from Nigerian-American R&B sisters VanJess, whose own debut album, 'Silk Canvas' arrived last year with input from UK MC Lil Simz.
Breakdancing could be an Olympic sport at the Paris games in 2024, if proposals by the organisers are accepted.
The art of b-boy and b-girling is among four disciplines that have been put to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for consideration to be included when the French capital plays host to one of the world's foremost athletic competitions.
Skrillex says he’s going back into the studio with Travis Scott, according to a recent interview.
The pair are currently enjoying the success of Skrillex's remix of 'Sicko Mode', the lead track from Scott's third album, 'Astroworld', which also features Drake and dropped as a freebie earlier this week.
When asked if they would consider collaborating in the future, the answer was a resounding yes.