Friday, May 29, 2020

OH DEAR LORD! 2014 is firmly cemented as the year of grime!

2014 is now cemented as the year of grime... that's in our eyes anyway, but surely no-one can deny that we've had some belters of tunes this year. Be it German Whip (which quickly became THE defining underground anthem of the spring/summer), or even...

New music: Charlie Sloth – ‘Look Like’ (ft Stormzy, Jadakiss & JMC)

As Charlie Sloth prepares to drop his first compilation Hood Heat Vol 1 next week, the 1Xtra presenter has unveiled the video for one of the project's new tracks, Look Like. Featuring Stormzy, Jadakiss and JMC, Look Like, produced by Charlie himself, further cements the...

New music: New World Sound – ‘Flutes’ (Diztortion VIP remix ft Lethal Bizzle, Tinchy Stryder & Lady Lykes)

Since appearing on the web last year, New World Sound and Thomas Newson's Flutes became something of a club-anthem.... today, the track receives a surprising remix thanks to Diztortion (responsible for Stylo G's brilliant Soundbwoy last year), bringing along Lethal Bizzle, Tinchy Stryder and...

Listen: Ghetts hooks up with Donae’O for ‘Preach’

Ghetts has shared the second single from his upcoming 'Ghetto Gospel: The New Testament', hooking up with Donae'O for the insanely-good 'Preach'. Produced by Birmingham-based Swifta Beater, 'Preach' will join predecessor 'Black Rose on the MC's anticipated new album when it drops this Friday, 14th...

New music: Naughty Boy – ‘Do It Big’ (ft Ghetts, Bashy & J Spades)

To coincide with the release of Charlie Sloth's new collection Hood Heat Volume 1, Mistajam has dropped the world premiere of Naughty Boy's Do It Big, one of the many exclusive new tracks in Sloth's project. Featuring J Spades, Ghetts and Bashy, Do It Big...

Video: Stormzy – ‘One Take Freestyle’

Hey may be out in Japan at the mo, but that hasn't stopped Stormzy delivering a fresh set of bars thanks to his One Take Freestyle. Cop it in full below; this one's maaaaaaad, made even more serious with the Londoner firing shots direct to...

New music: Tinie Tempah – ‘Flash’

Tinie Tempah has returned with brand new track Flash, his first piece of all-new material since his 2013 studio album, Demonstration. Dropped with minimal fanfare on both Soundcloud and YouTube, Flash seems a continuation of Don't Sell Out (lifted off the aforementioned record), and...

Watch Suspect’s new video for ‘One Way’, ft Skepta & Jesse James Solomon

Suspect has shared the video for his icy new single 'One Way'. Teaming up with Skepta and Jesse James Solomon, the joint hears all three deliver their own interpretations of the UK rap / grime scenes - different in their output yet aligning so...

New music: Stormzy – ‘Shut Up’

Stormzy follows his massive debut Know Me From with the slick Shut Up, throwing fire at those standing in his away as he strives for the big-time. This is biiiiiiiiiiigggggggg! Stream below in full:

New music: Krept & Konan – ‘Certified’ (feat. Rick Ross)

Earlier this evening, Krept and Konan delivered their Rick Ross collaboration, Certified, the lead cut from their upcoming commercial debut The Long Way Home. Premiered by 1Xtra's DJ Semtex, Certified will be available as an instant grat download for fans who preorder the grime duo's...