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  • Stormzy And Friends Highlight The Cover Of Elle UK Magazine With “Collective Power”

    Stormzy And Friends Highlight The Cover Of Elle UK Magazine With “Collective Power”

    This country [has a history of] reducing young black British men and women, but we’re a whole spectrum of incredible things, and we’re on a mission to show that to the world… – Stormzy, Elle UK Elle UK’s magazine, one of the world’s best-selling fashion and lifestyle influencing print, features grime artist Stormzy and collective of inspirational young black Britons who inspire him, spotlighting models Jourdan Dunn and Leomie Anderson, athletes Joshua Buatsi, Wilfried Zaha and Dina Asher-Smith, activist Temi Mwale, actor Damson Idris, singer-songwriter Tiana Major9, and poet, author and model […]

  • Solo 45 on Trial for 22 Counts of Rape & More

    Solo 45 on Trial for 22 Counts of Rape & More

    According to The Bristol Post Grime MC Solo 45, real name Andy Anokye, appeared at Bristol Crown Court today facing a total of 31 charges including 22 counts of rape, 5 counts of false imprisonment, 2 counts of assault by penetration and 2 counts of assault occasioning actual bodily harm. He has denied all charges, despite video evidence which contains sexual scenes that he claims were all consensual. He is still on remand and now faces a five week trial!     […]

  • R.Kelly Is Under Investigation And Could Face Criminal Charges After Six-Part Documentary

    R.Kelly Is Under Investigation And Could Face Criminal Charges After Six-Part Documentary

    Chicago native Robert Sylvester Kelly better know as R.Kelly is receiving a lot of heat after the airing of Lifetime’s explosive docuseries, “Surviving R. Kelly”, a six-part, recently concluded documentary that explores a history of sexual assault and mental abuse allegations leveled against him. For years, R.Kelly has been under the spotlight for his alleged sex preferences for teenage girls,  at one point actually having been under trial for performing sexual acts with a 14 year old. The sextape used as evidence in his […]

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  • Meek Mill Hints Collaboration With Stefflon Don

    Meek Mill Hints Collaboration With Stefflon Don

    Meek Mill is definitely under the spotlight as his album Champions made it to number 1 in the charts and after featuring some of the hardest collaborations of last year. Ever since the album dropped, the rapper has been talking to his fans using a Twitter Q&A hashtag that he calls #AskMeek. In one of his now famous #AskMeek sessions, after being asked who he would like to work with most between Asian Doll, Saweetie and Stefflon Don, the rapper wrote: “Me and […]

  • Lord Of The Mics 8 Might Bring Back Clashes

    Lord Of The Mics 8 Might Bring Back Clashes

    Lord of the Mics has very strong roots in UK’s music scene, being almost synonymous with “grime” before it even became a genre. Lord Of The Mics provides a platform that seeks to elevate underground UK street culture and the artists within it and it was founded by Jahmek ‘Jammer’ Power and Chad “Ratty” Stennett. In anticipation of its return this year with the 8th season, Jammer has been hinting online that there is a strong chance for clashes to return also. A […]

  • Raheem Sterling Speaks Out Against Racism In The Newspapers

    Raheem Sterling Speaks Out Against Racism In The Newspapers

    The only way racism can be tackled is by looking at the cause, not the symptom… – John Barnes,  former Liverpool player Raheem Sterling, winger and attacking midfielder for Premier League club Manchester City and the English national team, has recently made the headlines in UK’s press as he calls out newspapers for fuelling racism. The professional football player was allegedly racially abused during the game against Chelsea that took place on Saturday by a Chelsea fan. Colin Wing, a fan of Chelsea’s football […]

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  • YBBA Awards Celebrates Black Excellence

    YBBA Awards Celebrates Black Excellence

    We are a team of experienced self-starters and global policy professionals with expertise in politics, business and civil society. We want to play our part in preparing the next generation for the opportunities and challenges they will face in a century of increased and rapid change. That is how the team behind the Young Black Business Awards describes itself with its main focus being on promoting the work of young black excellence, trying to facilitate career pathways and increase awareness of business […]

  • Krept And Stormzy Receive Backlash For Dating Light Skin Girlfriends

    Krept And Stormzy Receive Backlash For Dating Light Skin Girlfriends

    South London artist, Krept, member of one of UK’s biggest duo in the music scene – Krept and Konan – is currently under a lot of backlash in the social media space for choosing to date a light skin woman. Rumours were running around the gram that Krept has finally settled down after he shared captions of Instagram blogger @sashaellese and hinting that she is the one. Soon after Krept starting sharing photos of their recent holiday to Greece, followers have […]

  • Ghetts Launches Most Anticipated “Ghetto Gospel: The New Testament” Album

    Ghetts Launches Most Anticipated “Ghetto Gospel: The New Testament” Album

    East London’s Newham grime MC Ghetts launches “Ghetto Gospel: The New Testament”, 11 years after the first “Ghetto Gospel” project. The cover of the album creates the perfect link between the two projects, with the artist Yinka (@yinkasays) beautifully recreating the first instalment’s cover on canvas. Ghetts’s new body of work is a 17 tracks masterpiece, taking you through a roller coaster of emotions and showing the real power of grime. Ghetts shows how much he masters his MC skills, […]

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  • Jay Silva Makes Most Anticipated Return With “Mercedes Benz”

    Jay Silva Makes Most Anticipated Return With “Mercedes Benz”

    East London, Bow rapper Jay Silva, makes most anticipated return with a self-produced track – “Mercedes Benz”. The rapper took the music scene by storm in 2015 when he released the audio to his smashing hit “See Me Now” but went through a ghosting phase soon after. It seems like Jay Silva is ready to step up back in the game in speed mode, as he has already announced the video to the new release will be out next week and […]

  • Maxta And JME Link For A Grime Classic On “Born On Your Own”

    Maxta And JME Link For A Grime Classic On “Born On Your Own”

    South London’s Lewisham and member of the Mucky Wolfpack grime collective, MC Maxta called in Boy Better Know veteran, JME, for what seems to be a grime classic – “Born On Your Own”. The song feels like a slight throwback to Maxta’s early days in the scene, bringing in a rapid-paced delivery on electronic, game console-styled beats. With years of experience in the game, he’s delivery sounds very clear, with plenty of punchlines. The song addresses the idea of being “born on your […]

  • Mac Miller Dead At 26

    Mac Miller Dead At 26

    Hip-Hop rapper Mac Miller has been found dead at the age of just 26. The death is the result of substance abuse according from reports. This is something Mac has dealt with throughout his life.   He had a successful career and his music was loved all around the world. Rest in peace Mac Miller. Posted By Stephen Jones

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