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Sunday 26th January 2014

Cashtastic Drops New Video For “Red Handed”

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Leading UK rapper Cashtastic just unleashed the video for “Red Handed”, one of the tracks from his highly anticipated “Alarm Clock” EP.

The track showcases his incomparable lyrical skills and talent for creating an irresistible hook.

The video was directed by Cashtastic along with Quason Matthews and Team Winning. Check it out:

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The video has got us even more excited about Cashtastic’s forthcoming EP “Alarm Clock”. Due for release February 9th, you can pre-order your copy on iTunes now.

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Friday 24th January 2014

Zane Lowe Gives Corbu’s “We Are Sound” Its World Debut

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It was love at first listen for Zane Lowe when he heard “We Are Sound”, the incredible debut single from Brooklyn-based five-piece Corbu.

Within half an hour of hearing the track, he was playing it on his show on BBC Radio 1.

His verdict: “it is instantly future and we think you’re going to love it” and “really really really really really really good!”

Don’t just take his word for it though – listen here and decide for yourself.

 

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Thursday 23rd January 2014

“Move Back” Tops The Urban Club Chart Again!

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Stylo G’s new single “Move Back” holds the NUMBER 1 spot on the Music Week Urban Club Chart for a second week.

The track, which is due for release on March 2nd, has been in the chart for a massive five weeks.

If you didn’t hear it yet, have a listen here:

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You can pre-order “Move Back” on iTunes NOW.

 

 

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Tuesday 21st January 2014

“Dr Who” Is Sarah Jane’s Smash!

3Beat173 Tujamo & Plastik Funk feat. Sneakbo - Dr Who (Blog Packshot)Make sure you lock in to Sarah Jane Crawford’s show on 1Xtra this week from 1pm til 4pm. She’s picked “Dr Who” by Tujamo & Plastik Funk featuring Sneakbo as her Single of the Week – ‘Sarah Jane’s Smash’ which means she’ll be playing it every day!

She gave the track its first spin today…in fact she loves it so much she played it TWICE in one show! Listen back to it here.

Sarah Jane’s verdict: “it’s an absolute tune”…”it is so infectious”…”I am absolutely loving this, the beat on it’s ridic, and the lovely Sneakbo is perfect for it as well.”

We couldn’t agree more. “Dr Who” is a guaranteed smash and it’s out on March 23rd. Grab your copy on pre-order here!

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Sunday 19th January 2014

Annie Mac Premiers the Friction remix of Stylo G’s “Move Back”

 

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Annie Mac gave the Friction remix of Stylo G’s massive new single “Move Back” its world exclusive first play on her show last night.

Annie’s verdict on the track – “huge” but what do you think? Listen back here

“Move Back” is available to pre-order on iTunes NOW.

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Saturday 18th January 2014

And The Winner Is… “Dr Who”!!

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“Dr Who” by Tujamo & Plastik Funk featuring Sneakbo went head-to-head with Rudimental “Powerless” featuring Becky Hill on Saturday’s Dance Anthems show with Danny Howard.

The Radio 1 audience overwhelmingly voted “Dr Who” this week’s Trending Track winner!

Listen back here.

“Dr Who” is out on March 23rd but you can pre-order your copy on iTunes now!

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7:57 pm

Monday 13th January 2014

Matrix & Futurebound Riding High at Number 7 on the UK Chart

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UK Drum and Bass heroes Matrix & Futurebound are all smiles after scoring their highest UK chart position to date.  Their latest single “Control” climbed to Number 7 after entering the chart at Number 18 last week.

Jamie and Brendan joined Radio 1’s Jameela Jamil on the BBC Official Chart Show yesterday, if you missed it you can listen to the interview here.

If you didn’t already, you can buy “Control” here.

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Monday 13th January 2014

Fuse ODG’s “Million Pound Girl” Smashes Into the UK Top Ten

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Afrobeats superstar Fuse ODG’s latest single “Million Pound Girl” has smashed its way to NUMBER 5 on the UK official chart.

The single climbed a massive NINE places after entering the chart last week at number 14 – the second highest entry of that week.

It’s Fuse’s second time in the UK Top 10 – “Antenna” peaked at Number 7 last year.

Big thanks to everyone who has bought the single and supported with radio and club plays. If you still don’t have your copy, grab it here.

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Monday 6th January 2014

Fuse ODG and Matrix & Futurebound Go Top 20

Print2014 kicked off to a strong start for 3 Beat…with TWO of our tracks smashing into the Top 20 on the year’s first singles chart.

Fuse ODG scored his third Top 40 hit with “Million Pound Girl” – the second highest entry on Sunday’s chart at number 14. Get it on iTunes now!

And Matrix & Futurebound played a blinder, getting their DNB anthem “Control” in at Number 18 – their highest charting single to date. You can grab your copy here.

There’s still plenty to play for, both tracks could easily go Top 10 next week. Watch this space.

In the meantime you can watch the videos ;)

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Sunday 5th January 2014

TWO TRACKS IN THE ITUNES TOP TEN!

We’re loving 2014…

It’s less than a week old but already we’ve got lots to celebrate with TWO tracks in the iTunes Top 10 – a first for us!

Fuse ODG is currently at Number 6 with his massive new single “Million Pound Girl”, an infectious afrobeats jam with a dancehall twist. If you don’t have your copy yet, get it here! The remix bundle features edits from Steve Smart & Westfunk, Konshens and Rymez plus bonus track “Come Closer” featuring Wande Coal.

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AND Matrix & Futurebound are flying the flag for d’n’b at Number 8 with “Control” featuring Max Marshall. If you didn’t download it already, what are you waiting for? You can get it here. Check out the remixes too – from Torqux, Yousef Circus and Apexx.

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