dizzee rascal

Interview: Wiley

‘He may not know it, but I am his number one fan,’ says Wiley of his former friend Dizzee Rascal.

Interview: Lady Lykez

Grime and hip hop favourite Lady Lykez on why being yourself is the key to greatness for British artists...

Featured artist: Jorja Smith

Unsigned R&B wunderkind Jorja Smith is a classy, sassy proposition whose debut track Blue Lights offers a powerful antidote to 2016’s over-primped pop and vocodered vocals...

30 seconds interview: Merky Ace

MC Merky Ace is putting some fire back into the belly of grime with latest release Peak Levels produced by Newham General Footsie. Meet the newest recruit to Dizzee Rascal’s Dirtee Stank label…

30 seconds interview: Fekky

South London rapper Fekky has blazed a trail through 2014 collaborating with Dizzee Rascal and a MOBO Awards nomination for best hip hop artist. We find out what’s behind the rhymes in our 30 seconds interview…

30 Seconds interview: Footsie

Producer and MC Footsie has been a lynchpin in the grime scene since its early rumblings in London’s East End. We quiz him on his soundsystem roots and latest volume in his King Original series…

Playlist: Arctic Monkeys

This week our playlist celebrates the release of AM, the latest album by Sheffield guitar band Arctic Monkeys. Not only is it being heralded by critics as the group’s best yet, but it’s on course for being one of the most popular with record buyers. It’s set to overtake Daft Punk’s Random Access Memories to have the biggest first week sales of the year so far. Check out our playlist showcasing some of the band’s best moments of their career as well as cuts from friends and influences…