BBC 1Xta Mixtape Awards 2006

January 7th, 2007

Last weekend saw the 2006 1Xtra Mixtape Awards announced by Lupe Fiasco on a special broadcast which celebrated the past year in UK hiphop and Grime. Here are each of the categories and winners, mainly dominated by Grime artists it has to be said.

Best Individual Track:
Wiley — Gangstaz

Best Conception:
Tru Tiger — Eye of the Tiger Vol 1

Best Newcomer:
L Man

Best Artwork:
Tru Tiger — Eye of the Tiger Vol 1

Best MC Performance:
Klashnekoff and Terra Firma

Most street Heat:
Wretch 32 of The Movement

Highest Airplay Award:
NastY— Girls Love Nasty

Best mixtape of 06:
Broke N English — Terms & Conditions Vol 1

Services to the game:
Baby J – for professionalism
JME - for innovation