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Interview: Goldie

D 'n' B legend Goldie on how political unrest and global turmoil are helping fuel the new breed of sonic innovators and why songwriters bring ‘soul’ to the 'industry machine'...

Interview: Laura Mvula

‘Skepta, Michael Kiwanuka… there’s a revolution going on here!’ says Laura Mvula as she joins the two of them in picking up an Ivor Novello Award...

Interview: Skepta

‘When I make music, it’s for a purpose. I don’t just wanna dance and shake my jewels:’ Skepta gets deep backstage at The Ivors

Featured artist: 67

South Londoners 67 are melding raw rap and dirty trap with big results. Tune into their unapologetic sound ahead of their debut show at The Great Escape later this week...

Interview: Dyo

'This is very overwhelming! I’ve never been nominated for anything, and for this to be the first is massive!' London songwriter Dyo on her first ever Ivor Novello Award nod...

Picture This: Rag ‘n’ Bone Man

Last July, Rory Graham (aka Rag 'n' Bone Man) headlined the summer edition of PRS for Music Presents at the society’s London headquarters. Shortly after, he went stratospheric. We chart his rise...

Featured artist: Young Yizzy

Seventeen-year-old rapper Young Yizzy riffs on the energy of Ghetts and Devlin, but it's his own fearless wit that shouts the loudest. Get to know this Glasto Emerging Talent Competition finalist...

Playlist: Glastonbury Emerging Talent Competition

Glastonbury Festival’s Emerging Talent Competition is one of the most hotly-contested prizes in the musical calendar. Tune into this year's hopeful finalists, including Lilith Ai, Young Yizzy and Silences...

30 seconds interview: Haula

Haula is a new soul-baring RnB doyenne whose anthemic approach and sultry production are getting tastemakers' ears twitching up and down the country. We get to know more...