Wednesday 11th June 2014
“That’s Not Me” – the latest banger from Grime legend Skepta – just smashed into the UK Top 20. The track, which features Skepta’s brother JME, made it’s debut on today’s midweek Official Chart at Number 14.
“That’s Not Me” is Skepta’s fourth Top 40 hit. “Bad Boy” peaked at number 26, “Rescue Me” peaked at Number 14 whilst “Cross My Heart” reached Number 31.
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Wednesday 17th April 2013
If you listen to 1Xtra, Choice FM or Kiss FM you will already have danced around your kitchen/bedroom/living room/garden to the joyfully infectious Afrobeats smash that is Fuse ODG’s “Antenna”. If you haven’t heard it yet take a look at the official video – which features Fugees legend Wyclef Jean – and start working on your moves.
Fuse has just been confirmed to support Wiley, Skepta and JME on the Norwich (April 18th), Birmingham (April 19th) and London (April 20th) dates of their imminent BBK tour and he might just get you up on stage to dance with him!
1Xtra and Kiss listeners are going to be hearing ‘Antenna’ a whole lot more – it just got added to the 1Xtra B-list playlist and the Kiss ‘Breaking Beats’ playlist.
And the good news doesn’t stop there. “Antenna” is riding high at number 2 on the Music Week Urban Club Chart as well as being a new entry at number 7 on the Cool Cuts Chart.
“Antenna” is out June 2nd, pre-order your copy here.
Summer is just an Afrobeat away…
Sunday 13th January 2013
Sway spent the weekend shooting the video for his upcoming single “Still Sway & Kane”. As always a stellar crew came to lend support with Kano, Chip, Wretch 32, JME and Smiler appearing alongside the legend that is Sway.
You can check out Sway live next month when he tours with Example – starting Feb 11th with a gig at Bournemouth BIC and rejoining the tour on Feb 23rd at Earls Court, London (followed by Cardiff Motorpoint Arena on the 25th, Brighton Centre on the 26th, Birmingham LG Arena on the 28th and Manchester Arena on 1st March). Details.
Tuesday 27th November 2012
Everyone’s favourite bad boy Skepta returns with ‘Blacklisted’ – a triumphant 12-track album due for release December 2nd. As well as “Ace Hood Flow” and “Castles” the album features some inspired collaborations with the likes of So Solid’s Megaman, Riff Raff, Krept and Konan, Etta Bond, Raf Riley, KJ, Frisco, JME, Shorty and Jammer.
You can pre-order your copy here.
It’s been busy few weeks for the UK’s most charismatic MC. Along with his BBK crew Skepta won the Red Bull Culture Clash (hosted by Tim Westwood and Gemma Cariney), demolishing the competition – Major Lazer, Magnetic Man and Channel One