Hip Hop

Namebe Soul - I Dunno .i

Namebe Soul returns with the stripped down I Dunno .i. Growth and change are inevitable parts of life and music (not the industry) welcomes these transitions without judgement. Namebe Soul has been on our radar for some time and we’re really happy to see that positive growth culminate in “I Dunno .i”. The lyrics are fresh and …

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Jazz

SumoChief - SumoTreats

Ashton James Brown takes a look at “SumoTreats”, the latest and greatest from London-based jazzy-hop supremos, SumoChief. The DNA of hip hop has been imbricated with jazz since its birth in the 70s. From the raw drum beats and relentless energy to the intrepid spirit of improvisation, hip hop has both tacitly and overtly sampled from its forbear …

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Hip Hop

Otis Mensah - Computers Outside

Take a walk on the outside with Otis Mensah and his introspective EP, Computers Outside. The evaluation of technology and its role in our lives is constantly scrutinised. Shows like “Black Mirror” have garnered wide praise for their dark analysis and now its permeating the hip hop world. “Computers Outside” is the latest EP from …

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Hip Hop

The Strangest Freaks - Jaffa

Single #4 from The Strangest Freaks comes in the form of worldly “Jaffa”. We featured The Strangest Freaks a while back when they dropped Check Out The Sound with Dudley Perkins. Their eclectic sounds continue with “Jaffa”, the fourth single from their debut album “Thrills Galore”. The best way for me to describe it is …

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