The AMAZING video for Skepta’s brand new single “Lay Her Down” just landed. Taken from Skepta’s forthcoming album Konnichiwa, the single is a strong summer vibe which features Skepta and Kano laying down verses over a laid back 80′s inspired disco track.
Get your skates on and get ready to bathe in a warm splash of retro sunshine…
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…
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
Amnesia is available to download now on Skepta’s latest album Doin’ It Again itunes – click here