Tuesday, 30 April 2013

iMusic... Wiley + Angel + Tinchy Stryder - Lights On (Video)

Brand new video from Wiley for his Angel and Tinchy Stryder featuring single "Lights On" which is out on June 9. Taken from his latest album The Ascent, this one is a banger still! Check out the visuals directed by Rohan Blair Mangat UP top!


iFilm... Nokia Music Presents New American Noise (Watch Online)

Premiered recently at the Sundance London Film & Music Festival and presented by Nokia Music in collaboration with the Sundance Channel and SomeSuch & Co, New America Noise features six short films that explore the burgeoning music scene and landscape in six different US cities including the usual suspects such as New York and Los Angeles as well as the likes of Detroit, Portland, Atlanta and New Orleans. The films which were directed by some leading independent directors such as Abteen Bagheri, Emily Kai Bock, Bob Harlow and Tyrone Lebon also feature Angel Haze, Diplo, Mykki Blanco, T Pain and Tridinad James among several musicians and artists. Watch the films below:

iAfrica... JBabie - Su Mo Bi

Brand new music from Nigerian AfroPop singer Jumoke Falade aka JBabie titled "Su Mo Bi", produced by Soso Beats, for your listening pleasure and for free download as well. Check it out below and let us know if you're liking the new sounds from Jbabie Jummyclips...

iAfrica... Aina More - Ja'Burata (Behind The Scenes)

British Nigerian female Hip-Hop artist Aina More continues the promo trail for her latest single "Ja'Burata" as she releases the behind-the-scenes footage of the making of the "Ja'Burata" music video. Check out the footage UP top...

Purchase: Aina More - Ja'Burata (iTunes)


Monday, 29 April 2013

iMusic... Shystie - Scumbag (Video)

Veteran UK female rapper Shystie unveils the brand new video for her second single, the LZ Beatz-produced "Scumbag", taken from her new E.P titled Pink Mist which was released yesterday. Check out the visuals UP top - directed by IKON Films and Pirates Visuals - and purchase the Pink Mist E.P on iTunes.


Saturday, 27 April 2013

iMusic... BeatBoxx Xclusiv - Hook Up

New music from BeatBoxx Xclusiv titled "Hook Up" featuring KingOnAire and Prince Meldy. Released via the Port-Harcourt stable The Infamous Movement (T.I.M), listen and download below...

Stream/Download: BeatBoxx Xclusiv - Hook Up


Friday, 26 April 2013

iMusic... Yuna - I Wanna Go + Let Love Come Through

Your favourite blog is reporting that Yuna is "back" with two new songs titled "I Wanna Go" and "Let Love Come Through" but you and I both know that Yuna never left! With the excellent music she makes, she 100% never left. Anyway here are her two new songs for you to enjoy from her forthcoming Sixth Street EP, "Let Love Come Through" features KYLE and "I Wanna Go" is produced by Incubus' Mike Einziger. Listen below:

iPoetry... Alysia Harris - American Idolatry (Video)

The Strivers Row's very own Alysia Harris unveils her latest Spoken Word offering titled "American Idolatry" and  its one helluva poignant piece but we wouldn't expect any less from King Alysia, watch it UP top!


iMusic... Macca + Raider + Saf One - Image Ting (SBTV String Sessions)

Out on May 5 via Stay Fresh Records, Macca's new single "Image Ting" featuring Raider and Saf One gets the SBTV String Sessions treatment. Watch the visuals UP top...


iAfrica... Iyanya + Wizkid - Sexy Mama (Video)

Directed by Sesan and off of Iyanya's latest album Iyanya vs Desire. Enjoy UP top...


iAfrica... Churchill - Love My Girl

Produced by YSG's DaPiano and released via Grind Boss Records, here's the brand new single from Churchill as he delves into the college love story scenario. Check it out below:


Thursday, 25 April 2013

iMusic... Alex RV Phillips - Speak To Me (Reload Sessions Original)

Mr. Alex RV Phillips take a bow son! After giving me and everyone at Queen of Hoxton goose bumps a few days ago at One Mic UK, Alex RV Phillips is back with some more excellence as he offers up this acoustic rendition of his original song "Speak To Me" for Reload Sessions Original. This is amazing, check it out UP top...


Wednesday, 24 April 2013

iAfrica... Ice Prince - Gimme Dat + VIP

Ice Prince is back with two hot singles; "Gimme Dat" and "VIP" to keep us entertained.  "Gimme Dat" features Burna Boi, Yung L and Olamide and "VIP" features Ice Prince on his own. Both tracks have been prodcued by Chopstix.  Listen and Download "Gimme Dat" and "VIP" down below...

Download Link: Ice Prince - VIP


iMusic... Azekel - No Ordinary Love

Brand new from London Singer/Songwriter Azekel titled "No Ordinary Love". Sampling Sade's classic single of the same name, Azekel opens up and waxes lyrical about the love/presence of his father and the seeming lack thereof, this one is a poignant one.


iMusic... Cris Cab - When We Were Young (Video)

Off of his Red Road mixtape which you can get on iTunes, Miami Reggae/Pop artist Cris Cab unveils brand new visuals for "When We Were Young" which was produced by Cab himself alongside PJ McGinnis and which you can download for free here. Watch the Julien Diaz-directed music video UP top...


Tuesday, 23 April 2013

iMusic... KOBI - All The Way (Video)

Fast-rising Scottish Pop/Rock band KOBI unveil the music video for their latest single "All The Way". Produced by Grammy Award winner Steve Orchard (Noel Gallagher, Travis, Paul McCartney), this is one excellent record with visuals that match its Pop sensibility and Rock star credibility, watch it all UP top...


iMusic... Joel Baker - Further Than Feeling

The new Joel Baker single is beautiful! No other words should be necessary to get you to press play on this but it might be worth knowing that this single was premiered by The 4O5 yesterday so you're in good company by listening to this tune. Check it out below and look out for his Long Sleeves E.P coming out in May.


Monday, 22 April 2013

iAfrica... Boj (DRB-Lasgidi) - #BOTM Mixtape

Finally, Boj (DRB-Lasgidi) has released the much anticapted mixtape #BOTM. Having already released a few tracks from #BOTM such as; "Mrs Officer" and "Omo Pastor", we are sure this mixtape will not be a disappointment. Download #BOTM down below...

Download Link: Boj - #BOTM


iMusic... Hurts - Blind (Frankie Knuckles Remix)

Monday evening vibes from American DJ and Producer Frankie Knuckles as he takes on the latest single from Hurts titled "Blind". The original, which is lifted from their excellent new album Exile, will be released on May 12. Enjoy the blinding Frankie Knuckles remix below...


Friday, 19 April 2013

iAfrica... Show Dem Camp + Boj + Poe - Feel Alright (Video)

Show Dem Camp are back with the official video for "Feel Alright"; their new single currently tearing up the airwaves in Nigeria. "Feel Alright" was shot in Lagos and directed by Remi Kaan and features Boj from DRB Las Gidi and introduces the newest addition to Show Dem Records Poe. Watch "Feel Alright" UP above...

iAfrica.. BOJ - Mrs Officer

Boj of DRB-Lasgidi is back with the final single from his upcoming mixtape BOTM and he left the best till last! Produced by hitmaking duo StudioMagic and features fellow DRB-Lasgidi members Teezee and FreshL this is sure to light up dance floor all around! BOTM mixtape is released on the 22nd April. Listen and Download "Mrs Officer" down below...

Download Link: BOJ - Mrs Officer


iMusic... Phreeda Sharp - Gold Car (Video)

Fast-rising East London female rapper Phreeda Sharp unveils her brand new mixtape today titled Ruby, Sex & Vultures and from that mixtape, she drops off the music video for the Ollie Green-produced "Gold Car". Check out the visuals UP top which were directed by Myles Sanko...


Wednesday, 17 April 2013

iMusic... Code Red - Unknown (Video)

Introducing new and emerging London group Code Red with their brand new single "Unknown" and its accompanying visuals. Signed to EGA Records/EGA Music, the trio have been on tour with the likes of N-Dubz, Jessie J and Devlin and their new single is to be released on May 26. Check it out UP top...


Tuesday, 16 April 2013

iMusic... JFXMUSIC - Traffic

Out on April 29 on Daclya Records, "Traffic" is the brand new single from South London Rap duo JFXMUSIC. Made up of Reks and Blaks, "Traffic" is their first official release as a duo, listen to it below...


iMusic... Seyi - Pretender (Video)

British Nigerian R&B singer Seyi released the music video for his brand new single "Pretender" a few days ago and the support has been immense so far, with the likes of MTV UK, GRM Daily, SBTV and Link Up TV all showing the emerging artist their support, and for good reason too. Watch the visuals UP top...


iMusic... Drake + James Fauntleroy - Girls Love Beyonce

Drizzy Drake links up with James Fauntleroy for this brand new cut titled "Girls Love Beyonce". All the Beyonce fans are going to especially love this one, listen below...

Download: Drake + Jame Fauntleroy - Girls Love Beyonce


iVideo... Lethal Bizzle x Jade Avia (Interview)

Choice FM's Jade Avia recently caught up with Grime veteran and business man Lethal Bizzle to talk about his latest single with Wiley, the beef between Shystie and Azealia Banks, Wiley leaving Warner Bros. and his upcoming female Dench collection. Check it out UP top...


Monday, 15 April 2013

iMusic... Macca + J1 + Raider - Image Ting (Video)

"Image Ting", the latest single from Grime artist Macca's 2012 album 25 features Stay Fresh label mates J1 and Raider and is produced by Preditah. The visuals were released via SBTV at the back end of March and the single has already started receiving solid support on radio nationwide, check out the music video for "Image Ting" UP top if you haven't already...


Sunday, 14 April 2013

iMusic... Karma Kid - In My Arms (Video + MP3)

Teenage British producer Sam Knowles aka Karma Kid comes through with an amazing brand new tune titled "In My Arms" that is sure to blow your mind. Following up from last year's breakout single "It's Always", the Derbyshire brings that good good once again on this new record which was premiered last week on BBC Radio 1 by Annie Mac. Watch the video UP top and download the MP3 here!


Thursday, 11 April 2013

iMusic... IKES - M.I.A (The Refix)

Brand new piece of music from London Hip-Hop artist and Port Mayfair head honcho IKES as he takes on the "M.I.A" hit single by MMG's Omarion. Listen below...


iMusic... Jay-Z - Open Letter

Brand NEW Jay-Z! Produced by Timbaland and featuring Swiss Beatz. Listen below as Jay-Z addresses the Republicans as well as the Sports analysts...


iMusic... Shay La Rose - Coming Of A Rose (Mixtape)

New and emerging London Singer/Songwriter Shay La Rose recently released her debut mixtape titled Coming Of A Rose. The 9-track affair sees the burgeoning singer take on hit singles by Rihanna, Calvin Harris and Fun among others, and try and make these songs her own. Listen below and let us know what you think of this emerging singer on the scene, Shay La Rose...


Wednesday, 10 April 2013

iAfrica... Dizzy - Glue Freestyle (Video)

Rising star Dizzy has entered 2013 with a bang as he releases the rapid "Glue" freestyle. "Glue" was daringly recorded on a one take, no mistake basis. Dizzy steps up to the challenge and shows the world his versatility as he lays down numerous flows over this catchy Omeiza produced beat. Watch "Glue" UP above...


iEvent... TY's 'Kick, Snare & An Idea' Release Party @ Jazz Cafe (Tonight, April 10)

Veteran UK Hip-Hop artist TY takes to the legendary Jazz Cafe tonight for the launch party of his brand new EP, Kick, Snare And An Idea which is out now on Tru Thoughts Records. With special guests Akala, Breis, Mystro, Native Sun, Durrty Goodz and French artist Pumpkin joining TY to celebrate the launch of his brand new EP, it is sure to be an excellent night tonight at Jazz Cafe.

You can get your tickets via Ticket Master or the Jazz Cafe box office - call 020 7485 6834

For more information, click HERE


iMusic... Kaytranada x Boiler Room Los Angeles (45 Minute DJ Set)

Montreal's Kaytranada drops some pure genius at the recent Boiler Room Los Angeles event at the back end of March. Offering up a massive 45-minute set, you really need to check this one out UP top...


iMusic... Sweater Beats x Boiler Room Los Angeles (Video)

It's pure bass and bouncy goodness from Sweater Beats as he blesses Boiler Room Los Angeles with just under 30 minutes of pure vibes at a recent DJ set at Boiler Room's latest LA event which also featured another of our favourite new producer Kaytranada. Enjoy the set UP top...


Tuesday, 9 April 2013

iMusic... Quadron - Hey Love (Video)

The music video for the excellent new single, "Hey Love", from Danish duo Quadron is upon us and it is an absolute gem. Watch it UP top as we gear up to receive their sophomore album titled Avalanche which should reach us on June 4.


iMusic... Mr Miniature - Seen The Future (Video)

Taken off of his Take It Or Leave it mixtape out now on AbZurd Records, South London rapper and producer Mr. Miniature unveils his brand new video for "Seen The Future" for your viewing pleasure. Inspired by the classic film series, Star Wars, and directed by Otis Hitchens, watch the cleverly crafted visuals UP top...


Monday, 8 April 2013

iAfrica... Shaydee - O'Poju

Shaydee who is signed to Empire Mates Entertainment has released his new "O Poju" which was produced by Sagzy. Listen and Download "O Poju" down below...

Download Link: Shaydee - O Poju


iFilm... 'Phone Swap' Actor Wale Ojo Talks About New Project 'Wedlock Of The gods'

In an interview with SaharaTVPhone Swap and Meet The Adebanjos star Wale Ojo, who is currently working on his directorial debut in Atlanta, a new take on the popular play written by Zulu Sofola (Nigeria's first female playwright) titled Wedlock of the godstalks about working on the play, his relationship with Zulu Sofola and working on Nollywood's image.

iFilm... Nonso Anozie To Join The Cast Of 'The Promise Keeper'

Nonso Anozie's fame no doubt soared when he appeared as Xaro Xhoan Daxos - the "guy who cheated the khalessi" (as someone put it to me) - in season 2 of Game Of Thrones and ever since then I've been looking forward to his next role and now it seems that's not so far away.

According to reports the British born actor will star Jerry LaMothe's upcoming movie The Promise Keeper which Garcelle Beauvais and Jimmy-Jean-Louis attached to it.

Thursday, 4 April 2013

iAfrica... Sagga Lee - AjeButter (Video)

Sagga Lee has dropped the video to her hot new single "AjeButter" produced by Charlie X. The R&B/Pop singer has teamed up with director Paul "Gambit" Obata to bring you the much anticipated crisp visuals. Watch "AjeButter" UP above...


Tuesday, 2 April 2013

iAfrica... NC Boyz + Atumpan - This Is How We Do It

UK Afrobeats group NC Boyz (formally known as Niimp Cohalition), have joined forces with Ghanaian hit maker, Atumpan for their newest single "This is how we do it". Their anticipated EP is set to be out later in the year. Listen and Download "This is how we do it" Down Below...

Download Link: NC Boyz + Atumpan - This is how we do it


iAfrica... Ajebutter22 + Dr Sid - Gbono

After the success of his hit singles "Senrenre" and "Omo Pastor" ft Boj of DRB, Ajebutter22 has released another hot track titled "Gbono", which features Mavin Records Dr Sid. "Gbono" is the 3rd official single from the upcoming collaboration album "Anytime Soon" with super producers Studio Magic. Listen and Download "Gbono" Down Below...


iMusic...Max Marshall - Neva Believe

London-based US Singer/Songwriter and musician Max Marshall makes her official musical debut with her brand new E.P titled Forgive Me. The first track off of this E.P is a BADMAN mash-up of Rihanna's "Diamond" and Frank Ocean's "Novacane" over the LL Cool J classic "Doin' It". Enjoy it below:


Monday, 1 April 2013

iMusic... Fuse ODG - Antenna (TS7 Remix)

TS7 is so sick for this one!!! He turns Fuse ODG's Afrobeats/Afropop hit "Antenna" into a lush Garage gem, enjoy it below! Fuse ODG's Antenna Remixes E.P is out on June 2 via independent UK label 3 Beat. Pre-order the 6-track affair via iTunes HERE!


iMusic... Latir Thakur - Girl With The Tattoo (Miguel Cover)

For the latest episode of Certified UK's Say Your Piece series, emerging London vocalist Latir Thakur performs an acoustic rendition of Miguel's "Girl With The Tattoo". Check it out UP top...