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30 seconds interview: Ember Phoenix

Trinidad-born West London rapper Ember Phoenix blends his love for US R&B with a uniquely British style for maximum impact. He’s set to ignite in 2017…

Featured artist: Ray BLK

Brash, soulful and now winner of the BBC Sound of 2017 contest, Ray BLK is staring down the barrel of a big year with new music and live outings up her sleeves. Meet her...

Playlist: Best of 2016

For our last playlist of 2016, we’re looking back on the tracks we’ve had on repeat here at M. You'll find gems from Carla dal Forno, Romare, Childish Gambino, Raime, Midland, Tensnake and more...

30 seconds: Double S

Tottenham’s grime stalwart Double S has enjoyed a golden year with his tunes Style & Flows and Yana Darg picking up serious heat. We meet one of UK grime’s originals…

Just Joined December 2016

Pixie Geldof, UK grime producer Lolingo and new indie darlings King Nun are among the latest crop of talent to join PRS for Music. Get to know them here...

In print: M62

Vince Clarke // Shirley Collins // Madness // Tastemakers Tips 2017 // Laura Jurd // Eddy Grant // Pixie Geldof // John Rutter // Read it here…

Tastemaker tips for 2017

We asked some of the UK’s leading musical minds to tell us who they think is going to succeed in 2017. Stay ahead of the curve and have a tug into selections including Rhain, Dave and Metrik...

30 seconds interview: Katie Coleman

Darlington born Katie Coleman is only in her early twenties but sounds like a big pop star, such is the polish of her pristine productions. We get to know a star in the ascendance…

In session: Jalen N’Gonda

Soul ace Jalen N’Gonda has travelled far from his Maryland home to Liverpool, bringing honeyed vocals and winsome blues with him. Watch him perform instant classic Why I Try...