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Thursday 27th February 2014

“Dr Who!” Video Hits YouTube

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The video for the MASSIVE “Dr Who!” by Tujamo & Plastik Funk featuring South London rap star Sneakbo just landed on our YouTube channel.

Check it out here:

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The single is out March 23rd but you can pre-order your copy on iTunes NOW!

Remixes come courtesy of Smooth, Nu Tone, Futuristic Polar Bears and TS7.

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2:39 pm

Friday 14th February 2014

“We Are Sound” – The Video!

3Beat152 Corbu - We Are Sound EP (Packshot)The video for “We Are Sound”, the stunning debut single from super talented Brooklyn five-piece Corbu just landed.

And it doesn’t disappoint. We love it…pyschedelic sunshine for dark days.

Check it out here:

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We’ve lined up some pretty special remixes for your listening pleasure too. Legendary British producer Charles Webster has worked his magic as has tech house favourite Doorly.

Grab your copy of “We Are Sound” on iTunes now!

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9:20 pm

Wednesday 12th February 2014

Stylo G’s New Video Brings The Sun Out

StyloG-MoveBack copyThe sun-drenched video for Stylo G’s new jam “Move Back” just landed and we are soaking it up.

Shot in downtown Kingston the video features a cameo from 1Xtra’s Toddla T, behind-the-scenes footage of the legendary Randy’s Records and some pretty spectacular twerking.

Check it out here:

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We cut a version to the immense DJ Friction remix too:

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“Move Back” is out March 2nd and is available to pre-order on iTunes now.

As well as the Friction remix, there are edits from Grant Nelson, Cahill and Diztortion.

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Thursday 6th February 2014

Stylo G Shoots “Move Back” Video in Jamaica

Whilst the rest of us here in the UK battled floods and torrential rain everyone’s favourite dancehall star, Stylo G, slipped off to Jamaica to shoot the video for this latest smash single ” Move Back”.

The final edit of the video is yet to land, in the meantime here’s some behind-the-scenes flavour to whet your appetite.

This is Stylo on set in the recording booth at the legendary Randy’s Record shop – which is now owned by VP Records, Jamaica’s reggae powerhouse:

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The ever-stylish Stylo G takes a break on set – love the colourful threads  popping all around him:

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Stylo and dancers on set at Coronation Market in downtown Kingston – the beating heart of trade and commerce in the Jamaican capital:

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Toddla T was in Jamaica too, recording 1Xtra’s reggae special with David Rodigan which featured Stylo. Toddla returned the favour by putting in a special appearance in the “Move Back” video:

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Remixes come courtesy of Grant Nelson, DJ Friction and Diztortion. You can hear them all on our SoundCloud .

(All photos courtesy Shaurav D’Silva, 3 Beat Urban A&R consultant)

 

 

 

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Wednesday 5th February 2014

Fuse ODG Wows Paxman On Newsnight

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MOBO award winner and This Is New Africa ambassador Fuse ODG joined legendary newsman Jeremy Paxman on the set of BBC2′s Newsnight last night.

Fuse was there to talk to Jeremy about his mission to change people’s perception of Africa through his music. He explained to Jeremy that Afrobeats is showing a different side to Africa by showcasing the diverse music, new business and fashion that is flourishing across the continent.

Fuse played Newsnight out with his latest hit “Million Pound Girl”, but sadly Jeremy missed his chance to join in with a spot of Azonto-ing…

You can watch Fuse’s interview and performance here:

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