Singles

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  • LG Presents The Mission / What Would Happen
  • MC Abdominal - Abdominal Workout
  • Shameless & Bruza - Shame On You
  • Aesop Rock-None Shall Pass
  • Lethal Bizzle - Bizzle Bizzle
  • The Bug- Jah War
  • First Man- Thinking Out Loud
  • Dizzee Rascal- Sirens
  • The Nextmen- Let It Roll / Concentrate
  • Wiley- 50/50 / Bow E3
  • Archived (A-Z)

    12″ Matter- Sunshine Coast (Jan, 2006) Out on Evil Ed's H.I.D Productions, this 7" includes the original 'Sunshine Coast' featuring Montague, alongside an Evil Ed remix. The first track's produced by Edit and Medici and is ...

    Abdominal & DJ Fase- A Good Day (Aug, 2004) 'A Good Day' is yet another great conceptual offering by Abdominal and the producer of his soon to be re-released EP DJ Fase. The first of two new tracks from ...

    Abstract Mindstate- Nostalgia (Jan, 2006) Out on 4 The Soul Reciprocity, 'Nostalgia' is a solid but slightly generic track by the US based male/female rap duo of Ice Gre and Eboney Poetress The Hellcat, featuring ...

    Acarine- God Shoots, Jesus Save’s (Jun, 2004) This limited edition 7", God Shoots, Jesus Save's/Pig In The Middle, comes from the newly signed artists to RoadRunner records, who have featured in and contributed to the soundtrack of ...

    Aesop Rock-None Shall Pass (Jul, 2007) Def Jux's Aesop Rock has returned with a very suprising track, as it's not over a manic production of robotic machines, and you can sort of understand the verses he ...

    Akira The Don- Oh! What A Glorious Thing / Boom (Sep, 2006) We at Rapnews love Akira The Don. Not in a gay way, we just think he's quite the character and that his music is refreshingly full of personality. No surprises ...

    Beastie Boys- Ch-Check It Out (Apr, 2004) This is three minutes and ten seconds of classic Beastie Boys, showcasing their usual vocals over sounds and samples that have come to be expected of them over the years. ...

    Beezwax- Black Clouds / On Guard (Feb, 2007) Dropping on Out In The West Records, Paris born Beezwax delivers another healthy 12" featuring a selection of tight UK rappers in the form of Skriblah on the A side ...

    Beezwax- Dead Strangers / What’s Poppin’ Remix (Oct, 2006) The first solo release by producer Beezwax, 'Dead Stranger' is a laid back track of a western feel due to it's guitar sample. Mickey Stix and Keys contribute vocals which ...

    Billy Brimstone- Keep It Live (Jul, 2005) Jehst returns on this YNR Productions 7" as alter-ego Billy Brimstone, in impressive fashion. The self produced track, just under three minutes long, has an infectious beat which is accompanied ...

    Blackbeard- Red Lamp/Old Man (May, 2005) This vinyl consists of two tracks from the recent Funk Mode compilation. Out on Scenario Records, it's an extremely soulful and funky instrumental affair, ideal for DJ's looking for new ...

    Blade- Reflection (Oct, 2004) If Blade's current LP is the brewing of the storm, this 12" release is the dirty grey cloud in the sky, pouring down shit loads of hail stones and striking ...

    Braintax- Run The Yards / Last Tenner (Sep, 2006) It's been five years since Braintax has dropped an album but the awfully long wait is almost over. Ahead of the highly anticipated second album comes its lead single, a ...

    Bruza- So Real (May, 2006) Within a few seconds of ‘So Real’ it's clear that the beat's gonna be enjoyable and Bruza is full of character and flow. The East London rapper rhymes enjoyably over ...

    Bugs In The Attic- Move Aside (Jun, 2006) 'Move Aside' by Bugs In The Attic sounds remarkably fresh yet something that'd fit perfectly into an old skool hiphop scene via Dr. Who's tardis. The drums are great, the ...

    Butta Verses- It Goes (Round And Round) (Apr, 2006) Butta Verses grew up in the Bronx and now calls Florida home. He's signed to Beat Mountain Entertainment which is run by De La Soul artist Maseo, and has been ...

    C-Mone- Second After Second/Article 5 (Dec, 2005) Ahead of the full length debut album dropping in February, Son Records give us this great single release from Nottingham's, and quite possibly the whole of England's freshest female rapper. ...

    C-Rayz Walz- R’thentic (May, 2005) Fresh from touring with the likes of The Pharcyde, The Executioners, Mob Deep and Raekwon for the past 18 months, C-Rayz of the Definitve Jux record label drops the lead ...

    Coldcut- True Skool Feat. Roots Manuva (Mar, 2006) The immoral biting of Jehst's 'Nuke Proof Suit' video aside, this is an enjoyable release with a well produced album version and tons of remixes squeezed in. Roots Manuva's guest ...

    Concentration Camp- Check Da Broadcast (Oct, 2004) 'Check Da Broadcast' by Concentration Camp, out on the label Smokin Mics is produced by General Aslan and features Kinetiks, R-Text, J Khan and Aslan. The beat is dark and ...

    Dap C- Walking In The Rain (Jul, 2005) NGU's second release is this double A side single from ex Sin Nombre artist Dap C. Unfortunately, 'Walking In The Rain' incorporates a high pitched soul sample which like a ...

    Dizzee Rascal- Sirens (May, 2007) Taken from the long awaited 'Maths And English' album, 'Sirens' is an impressive comeback with a fantastic Hiphop flavoured beat tinted with heavy guitars and drums. Rascal's character and flow ...

    DJ Format- 3 Feet Deep (Mar, 2005) It's a pleasure to have DJ Format back, and accompanied once more with MC Abdominal. There's a vibe to their music which few, if any other people are matching. The ...

    DJ IQ- Brainfood Allstars / Kaleidoscopes & Tightropes (Feb, 2007) Out on Mancan records on the 5th of March, this is the second single to be taken from IQ's 'Brainfood' album. Featuring an impressive bunch of UK hiphop favourites, 'Brainfood ...

    DJ Mentat Feat. Skinnyman- When I Give My Heart To You (Sep, 2005) Easily one of the top UK hiphop tunes of the past year, this track has been floating around for quite some time now, be it on radio which gave it ...

    Dr Rubberfunk- Watch The Tables Turn (Feb, 2006) Featuring London female MC Sara J, 'Watch The Tables Turn' is an extremely funky slice of sound comprised of great live drums and a warm guitar. Whilst the production is ...

    Dr. Octagon- Aliens (Jun, 2006) Your favourite crazy dude is back once more. This time round Kool Keith has reignited his Dr. Octagon alias for an album suitably titled 'The Return of Dr. Octagon', produced ...

    Dr. Rubberfunk- Riding With The Ratman (May, 2006) 'Riding With The Ratman' punches you hard in the face with a fist of funk. The production is fantastic, taking you right back to who knows when. There's sexy electric ...

    Dr. Syntax- Sub-Cultures (Jul, 2006) 'Sub-Cultures' is an enjoyable track full of punch lines about the many different types of people in society. Syntax's vocals are as expressive and unique as usual, reminding us why ...

    El-P- Flyentology (Feb, 2007) 'Flyentology' is the lead single to be taken from the forthcoming album 'I'll Sleep When You're Dead', a project highly anticipated by El-P fans who remember how great 'Fantastic Damage' ...

    Essa/YunGun – Push (Apr, 2004) First of all, Essa/Young Gun is fast becoming popular within the UK hip hop scene, ever since his limited edition white label ‘straight jack it’ where he used beats from ...

    Example- I Don’t Want To / Loneliness Costs (Dec, 2005) This 12" release, out in February, features the rapping of Fulham's Example and the production of Rusher. It's the freshest and most enjoyable release to land on the desk of ...

    Face- Ladies (Sep, 2006) Out on the newly formed Brown Punk label, backed by Bristol legend Tricky and much respected label executive Chris Blackwell, Face of So Solid Crew fame releases 'Ladies', a fast ...

    Fireworkz- Hold It Down (Jan, 2007) We've been familiar with this sick tune for quite a while now, be it via the extremely impressive video or the Dubplate Drama soundtrack. Late Febuary finally sees it get ...

    First Aid- Devon Cream / Escapology (Sep, 2006) Taken from his long awaited debut album, 'Devon Cream' is the first single by producer First Aid, featuring the vocals of MCD and Rodney P. Whilst the beat's a great ...

    First Man- Thinking Out Loud (Jun, 2007) Out on Silent Sounds, 'Thinking Out Loud' is an EP release by producer First Man, featuring guest spots by Skinnyman, Tali, Blak Twang, Ayak and Yungun. Whilst most of the ...

    Foreign Beggars- Let Go (Oct, 2005) One of the tightest and most loved UK hip-hop crews return with this brand new single 'Let Go'. Produced by Dag Nabbit, guest rapper Wildchild joins group members Orifice Vulgatron, ...

    Foreign Beggars- Slow Broiled Ilk (Mar, 2006) You shouldn't take anything for granted in hiphop but it's hard not to expect high quality with each new Foreign Beggars release because their catalogue of material speaks volumes. This ...

    Gentleman- Caan Hold Us Down (Jul, 2006) Well this isn't hiphop, but I have been getting a hell of a suntan with all this sky niceness, so I'm in a good mood and will give you a ...

    Ghost- Basic Instinct (Oct, 2006) Taken from his well received debut album 'Seldom Seen, Often Heard' this is the next Ghost produced single to be released on Breakin Bread. Featuring the vocal talents of Abstract ...

    Gum Drop- Sinking Feeling (Sep, 2005) Gum Drop is the combination of producer Rob Mac and vocalist Randolph Matthews. Matt Smooth does some drumming and Lucy Wilkins handles violin, although I didn't really notice any on ...

    Gym Class Heroes- The Queen And I (Jul, 2006) 'The Queen And I' is the first single to be taken from the forthcoming album 'As Cruel As School Children' which follows up one of the surprise albums of last ...

    Hereldeuke- Greco (Sep, 2006) Featuring Kool Keith, 'Greco' is a pretty experimental and leftfield hiphop track, with a busy beat of hard drums and industrial sounds. The economic female vocals coming in and out ...

    Hoodz Underground- Pass Da Mic / History (Feb, 2007) Taken from their debut album 'Bringin' It Back', 'Pass Da Mic' is the first single produced by newcomer Shad with DJ Looch handling it's cuts. Featuring the vocals of Menace, ...

    Immortal Technique- Bin Laden (Remix) (Feb, 2006) It's great to see this get a full blown release, having floated around cyber space to many hiphop head's delight for some time. Immortal Technique drops knowledge as he always ...

    Insane Macbeth Feat. The Icepick- True Heart (Jul, 2005) This is a high energy track produced by Insane Macbeth and featuring rapper The Icepick. The beat is a loop based track of strings, and the lyrics lean towards egotism ...

    J Rawls- Soul (Again & Again) (Sep, 2005) By the US based hiphop producer J Rawls who has worked with Beastie Boys, Wordsworth and Masta Ace, this R'n'B number is very chilled and relaxing on the ear. It ...

    Jabba Tha Kut- Nightcrawlers (Oct, 2004) 'Nightcrawlers' by Jabba Tha Kut featuring 20 year old vocalist Suicyde is simple. The track is a straight forward and solid hip-hop beat and the vocals are quality, clear and ...

    Jack Flash- Living Legend (Jan, 2006) Jack Flash is one third of Groundwurq Entertainment, a two MC and one producer crew who formed in Huddersfield in just 2003. They're all signed to Klinik Records and this ...

    Jehst- Dynamite Sound (Dec, 2006) Out in late January on YNR, Jehst drops another gem in 'Dynamite Sound', a great break-beat with a nice fast pace which he laces with vintage High Plains Drifter standard ...

    Jibbarish- Drop Bombs (Oct, 2004) Drop Bombs... A fitting title if there ever was one, this track does just that, the beat is pretty damn explosive, and every single syllable of the vocals packs a punch, ...

    Kids In Tracksuits- Get Your Kit On EP (Feb, 2006) Out on limited edition 7", this three track instrumental EP will be right up the street of hardcore record collectors. 'Uprock Theme' consists of tons of messy scratching and dirty ...

    Kista- Talk With God Feat. Tableek (Mar, 2006) 'Talk With God' is an enjoyably chilled effort which East Coast rapper Kista laces with solid and entertaining vocals. The only downside of the track is that the vinyl crackling ...

    Klashnekoff & Joe Buhdha- My Life (Jan, 2007) This is the first Joe Buhdha produced and Klashnekoff performed single to be taken from what's probably the most highly anticipated UK hiphop project of all time, 'Lionheart; Tussle With ...

    Kyza- Fight Club (Jul, 2006) How many more times do you need telling? Kyza is the greatest UK hiphop artist for a very long time. Yeah his Terra Firma squad are cool too, but this ...

    Kyza- They Call It (Murda) / R.E.A.L (Sep, 2005) Out on Pepa Records, this very limited edition single from Terra Firma's Kyza Sayso is an extremely solid and enjoyable release which is ideal for the clubs or the car. ...

    Late- Cold War (Oct, 2005) ‘Cold World’ by Late, features K-Rino, Problem 13, Kuwait and Miami Mac, all from the states. It’s production is of a quite loud and commercial nature, aiming for a crunky ...

    Lethal Bizzle – Bizzle Bizzle (Jul, 2007) Lethal Bizzle's been a busy lad of late and doesn't seem to be taking it easy any time soon. Taken from a forthcoming album, this is the first single, and ...

    LG Presents The Mission / What Would Happen (Oct, 2007) Produced by LG and out through Jehst's YNR Productions, this is a double A side release beginning with 'The Mission' by Jehst and Micall Parknsun and rounding up with 'What ...

    Longshot- World Don’t Cry (Jul, 2004) From the forthcoming album Sacrifice, World Don't Cry by Longshot (produced by Molemen) is a really chilled out track. The production makes for smooth easy listening and the vocals are ...

    Lushlife- No Foundation (Jun, 2005) Lushlife is an American MC who studied on a 7 year course in Jazz kit drumming and classical piano training for 13 years. This, his lead single from his new ...

    Mark B & Delta- The Greater Good/One Less Gun (Apr, 2006) Taken from the forthcoming 'Mark B Presents Delta; The Greater Good' album, is the strong lead single of the title track, featuring Mojo. The production of 'The Greater Good' is ...

    Mark Ronson- Stop Me (Mar, 2007) Personally approved by Morrissey himself, 'Stop Me' borrows from The Smith's 'Stop Me If You've Heard This One Before'. Ronson's also blended in 'You Keep Me Hanging On' by The ...

    Mark Ronson- Toxic (Jan, 2007) British born producer Mark Ronson returns this April with his much talked about 'Version' album, a collection of classic tracks which he's turned on their head to sound something altogether ...

    Marvin The Martian (Nov, 2006) Marvin The Martian's been catching Rapnew's ear for a hot minute. The last time we heard from him he was dropping his debut release online. It was pretty bloody good, ...

    Masta Killa/Timboking- The Day After/Armoured Truck (Sep, 2004) 'The Day After' by Masta Killa is a dark atmospheric effort in terms of production which is handled by Prof, who's compilation 'Convexed' on Nature Sounds features this track. The ...

    Matta Fix- 11:30 (Jan, 2005) 11.30 by Mattafix is the debut release of the duo, comprised of Marlon Roudette and Preetesh Jirji. The song is a romantic tale, with the narrative addressing a loved one. ...

    MC Abdominal – Abdominal Workout (Sep, 2007) When DJ Format first made an impact on the UK Hiphop scene, much of the excitement was due to the few tracks featuring MC Abdominal and the live show which ...

    Mista Jaes- Do You Know (Mar, 2005) This double A side 12" release begins loudly and energetically with the extremely solid track 'Do You Know'. With uplifting production, by the impressive Mister Jaes, listeners are in for ...

    Mr Fresh- Earth Electrode Farm (Apr, 2006) Produced entirely by Mr Fresh, this three track single features a bunch of enjoyable guest features and some promising beat making. The title track showcases vocalists Rola, Probe Mantis of ...

    Mr Ti2bs- Charity / How You Living (Feb, 2007) It's almost tiring counting the number of releases Mr Ti2bs seems to have dropped without dropping his debut album, which on the basis of this single, will shape up to ...

    Mr. Ti2bs- Keep It Moving / Adrenaline (Apr, 2006) Cliche track title and hook aside, 'Keep It Moving' is a solid effort showcasing more tight lyricism and flow from North London's Mr. Ti2bs. Produced by Baby J, the beat's ...

    N-Dubz- Feva Las Vegas (Mar, 2007) Tulisa, Dappy and Faze are back with 'Feva Las Vegas', another enjoyable tune which follows up the success of 'I Swear'. The beat's slightly more chilled and polished whilst the ...

    N-Dubz- I Swear (Sep, 2006) There's great promise on 'I Swear' in terms of vocal talents and song writing, but everything's a little too noisy and would benefit from some further artistic development. Tulisa's vocals ...

    Neanderthal Youth- Electric Uprock (Feb, 2005) I've been waiting for something like this to turn up out of the blue- Entertaining, humorous and lovable hip-hop that is. Every once in a while the task of reviewing ...

    New Flesh- Wherever We Go (Jul, 2006) New Flesh provide a great sound with this single from their latest album, which it's a big highlight of. The production is really classy, consisting of a spanish guitar vibe ...

    Nomadic Poet- Concrete Man (Feb, 2006) 'Concrete Man', the lead single from The Planets founder's debut solo album, is an enjoyable and solid track with a strong head nodding beat with great cuts by DJ MK. ...

    Nonconformists- Hold The Sanity (Jun, 2004) 'Hold The Sanity', produced by Kode, is of a middle of the road nature, neither feeling unfocused or totally outgoing. What's best about it is the catchy chorus and the ...

    Pitbull- Bojangles Remix (Nov, 2006) Produced by Lil Jon, 'Bojangles' is as to be expected, a very loud and in your face beat of heavyweight crunk. Pitbull's vocals are strong, with a smooth flow of ...

    Princess Superstar- My Machine (Nov, 2005) 'My Machine' is the new single and title track from Princess Superstar's recent concept album. It's a light hearted affair, with quite computerish and industrial sounding production. The song pulls ...

    Ralph Rip Shit- The Best Name (Sep, 2006) The Secondson produced 'The Best Name' begins the latest Associated Minds vinyl release, this time by UK rapper Ralph Rip Shit. The production's pretty stripped down and the vocals aren't ...

    RIP- Paper Chase/Angels And Devils (Sep, 2004) RIP are The Rippah and Inspekt 'A' Rhyme and this is their debut double A Side, two solid tracks showcasing nice production by Chemo. The vocals are sharp and the ...

    SAFRF- Who Are You? (Q&A) (Apr, 2005) I'm still very confused as to why the CD text of this promo says it's a track by American 'artist' Chingy, but I'll put paranoia that someone's trying to set ...

    Scuff- Filled In/The Repercussion (Apr, 2006) Delegates Of Culture member Scuff drops a series of solid tracks well worth checking out. All the vocals are strong and the beats are equally as good. 'Filled In' is ...

    Seanie-T & Serocee / Pesci – Sero & Seanie / Heavyweight MC (Nov, 2006) Coming out on Muzik-Ed Recordings is the two artist / two track 12" release produced by the consistent Keith Lawrence. First up is 'Sero & Seanie' by yup, Serocee and ...

    Seeed- Thing / Slowlife (Mar, 2007) Taken from 'Next', album number four, German, English and Patois language led group Seeed return with 'Thing' featuring the rapping talents of France's Saian Supa Crew. The rhythms really hot ...

    Serocee- Life / War (Jul, 2006) Out on Ill Flava Records, 'Life' is quite a repetitive track with solid but fairly boring production and vocals that don't really provide anything special in comparison to the many ...

    Shameless & Bruza – Shame On You (Aug, 2007) Taken from the compilation album 'Food 4 Da Brain' and dropping on the 3rd of September, 'Shame On You' is a really energetic tune which brings together an up and ...

    Shameless- Fuck The Haters Feat. TB & Jammer (Nov, 2006) Ahead of his debut album 'Smokers Die Younger' this is the new P*Nut produced track by Shameless with guest vocals by TB and Jammer, and scratching by DJ MK. It's ...

    Shameless- Live Fast (Dec, 2006) Produced by DJ Snips, the beat of 'Live Fast' is simply world class, sounding like a typical string based, Dilated Peoples outting. Shameless drops solid verses on top as well ...

    Skinnyman- I’ll Be Suprised (Jul, 2004) So it's finally happening. The first single is out and the album is nearing release and if this is anything to go by, August is going to be one hell ...

    Skrein- Mind Out (Oct, 2004) The track 'Mind Out' is produced by Dag Nabbitt and features on the awesome Foreign Beggers album. It sees Skrein dropping vocals demonstrating his interesting words and entertaining character. The ...

    Smokey- Road Zombies (Nov, 2005) Ahead of a mix CD and double EP release in 2006, Smokey, a member of The Phobia, drops this taster single, which uses the same lyrics from the original which ...

    Sonny Jim- Standard Practice / Earn The Stripe (Nov, 2006) Out on Salva's 'Last Minute Records' label comes a 7" release produced by his continually impressive brother 184 and the very likeable rapper Sonny Jim. 'Standard Practice' is a chilled ...

    Spank Rock- Rick Rubin (Jan, 2006) A tribute song to such a legendary and important person as Rick Rubin should be a lot more impressive than the material here, never the less, the Big Dada Recordings ...

    Spida Lee- Verbal Assassin (May, 2006) Huddersfield newcomer Spida Lee drops solid verses of a standard flow over the Beat Butcher produced 'Verbal Assassin' which suffers slightly from a repetitive synth which gets increasingly boring. The ...

    Stereo Mcs- Sun / Tomorrow Never Knows (Jul, 2006) With most releases at the minute aiming to satisfy your summer sun needs, its particularly refreshing to hear something a bit heavier on the production tip, and this is it. ...

    Stereotypz- Costa Del Essex (Sep, 2005) If The Streets, MC Pitman or Goldie Looking Chain didn't piss you off, you'll probably really enjoy this very catchy track which is light hearted and the combination of East ...

    SuparNovar- All The Way / Never Give In (Jul, 2006) Out on the increasingly impressive Kemet Entertainment Records comes another heavy single from North London rapper SuparNovar. 'All The Way' is a soul flavoured slice of heaviness, which Novar raps ...

    SuparNovar- Reppin/Get Ready 4 War (Mar, 2006) Out on Kemet Entertainment Records, this is a solid two track single with clean and instrumental versions thrown into the mix. 'Reppin' is full of lots of loud horns but ...

    SuparNovar- Tomorrow / Nothing Left To Say (Oct, 2006) Produced by heavy beat maker C-Swing, or Emmanuel as he likes to be called these days, both tracks on this new Kemet Entertainment release are solid, with a great sample ...

    Sway- Download (Oct, 2005) This new All City Music release by Sway has fantastic production, drenshed in all sorts of electronic sounds throughout a pacey tempo which further cements Sway's reputation for being a ...

    Sway- Little Derek (Dec, 2005) Out of all Sway material released to date, this perhaps tastes the most like marmite. Sway devotee's will lap this up, and those who have yet to delve into the ...

    Sway- Products (Apr, 2006) Taken from his debut album 'This Is My Demo', Sway comes correct with one of it's strongest tracks, 'Products'. There's a summery vibe and a mixture of observational and autobiographic ...

    Tef-Co- Rumours (Feb, 2006) There's nothing wack about 'Rumours'. The production's solid and the vocals and lyricism is alright. It's just that there's not too much to rave about. It sounds a bit generic ...

    The Blacklover88rs- Daze Like These (May, 2005) Dr. Oop and Two-B are Mandela and Sisulu of The Blacklover88rs in Daze Like These, reads the badly designed cover art of this 12" which arrived with no press release, ...

    The Bug- Jah War (Jun, 2007) Being released by Ninja Tunes, 'Jah War' is an underground favourite featuring vocals by Roll Deep's Flowdan. There's a sick B-side remix by Dubstep's Loefah and generally speaking, an all ...

    The Herbaliser Feat. Jean Grae- Nah’ Mean (Oct, 2005) 'Nah' Mean Nah'm Sayin' is a very solid and loud track full of all sorts of brass and a classic drum pattern which the ever popular Jean Grae drops entertaining ...

    The Last Skeptic/Conflix- Think Twice/Character Assassins (Apr, 2005) The ever consistent Filthy Habits Records, which everyone should be showing respect and anticipation for by now, release 'Think Twice', 'Character Assassins' and 'Vision' on 12" produced by The Last ...

    The Nextmen- Let It Roll / Concentrate (May, 2007) Out through Antidote Records, The Nextmen return with 'Let It Roll' and 'Concentrate', two great tunes which will be right down the streets of anyone into their more mature tasting ...

    The Perceptionists- Blo (Apr, 2005) Taken from the debut album 'Black Dialogue' out on Def Jux Records, this lead single is a dope release which see's Mr. Lif, Akrobatik and DJ Fakts One coming together ...

    The Phobia- Kee It Moving (Oct, 2004) The beginning of 'Keep It Moving' by The Phobia instantly grabs my attention with its loud and in your face pre verse ramblings. Once the verse kicks in, my interest ...

    Tinchy Stryder- Break Away (Mar, 2007) Produced by Davince and taken from the forthcoming debut album 'Star In The Hood', 'Break Away' is Tinchy Styryder's first offical single, out on the young label, Takeover Entertainment. Over ...

    TY- Don’t Watch That / What You Want (Sep, 2006) Getting released as a promo only white label ahead of his third album 'Closer' on Big Dada Recordings, 'Don't Watch That' produced by Drew is of a really enjoyable collection ...

    Ugly Duckling- Smack/Bob Your Head (Mar, 2006) 'Smack' is the energetic lead single from UD's third full length album, 'Bang For The Buck' out on All City Records now. Produced by the painfully underrated Young Einstein, it's ...

    Various- U Must Learn UK (May, 2006) 'U Must Learn UK' is a remake of the KRS One classic, featuring the man himself and produced by The Baptist. Guest vocals come from the huge personality that is ...

    Verb T & Harry Love- Delusion (Jan, 2006) Out on Silent Soundz and taken from the forthcoming album 'Bring It Back (2 Basics)', this is a very tight three track single which sees the laid back rapper Verb ...

    Verbal Kent/Earatil Statik- Alley Rap/Mission Destruction (Sep, 2004) This underground stars studded 12" release on the so far consistent and impressive Filthy Habits consists of four tracks as well as instrumental, clean and dirty versions. First up is ...

    Vizualies- Societies Game (Jun, 2006) Track title punctuation aside, this single release is a nice effort with a cool vocal sample choice by producer Tranqill. Visualies's lyrics are solid too, showing good intent and focus. ...

    Wan-Cee- Ring The Bells / I Lust U (Sep, 2006) His second single on Kemet Entertainment Records, North London's Wan-Cee provides a story telling moment in 'Ring The Bell', all about a lady, her coke addiction and relationship with men. ...

    Wiley- 50/50 / Bow E3 (Mar, 2007) Wiley's now signed to Big Dada and seems to be putting in one last big push on the studio album front. This is the first single from that push, and ...

    Wordsmith- Roadman Showcase Sampler 7″ (Sep, 2005) Wordsmith has been making noise for a while now, since his debut EP 'More Than Words Can Say'. This sampler of his fantastic new album provides a good insight into ...

    Ying Yang Twins- Dangerous (Dec, 2006) Out on TVT Records, this is a new track by Ying Yang Twins produced and featuring Wyclef Jean. Called 'Dangerous', this is a solid track with strong production by Clef ...

    Yungun & Mr Thing- Forget Me Not (Jul, 2006) One of the most satisfying releases from both guys in a while, Yungun and Mr Thing provide three great new tracks on this lead single for the forthcoming LP 'Grown ...

    Yungun- Jackin’ For Breaks (Jan, 2006) This 12" slab of wax features three tracks, all familiar but worth having in your record collection. 'Jacking For Breaks' is an entertaining track upon which Yungun drops a variety ...