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Why won’t the BBC recognise UK hip-hop?

Why won’t the BBC recognise UK hip-hop?

Georgina December 4, 2013 1

The longlist for the BBC Sound of 2014 has finally been released, and, unlike previous years, only one act that can be described as rap or hip-hop has made the cut. Alongside the 14

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Mainstream (Ghetts ft Kano) V Underground (Lil Torment)

Mainstream (Ghetts ft Kano) V Underground (Lil Torment)

Mixtape Madness Team September 15, 2013 0

A nice Mainstream V Underground segment from UK veterans Ghetts and Kano as well as emerging South London talent Lil Torment. Ghetts Ft Kano – Party Animal Lil Torment – Behind Barz

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Jamaican Independence Day 2012

Jamaican Independence Day 2012

Georgina July 30, 2012 0

We at Mixtape Madness love any excuse for a party, and this year with the Queen’s Jubilee, Euro 2012, the tennis (okay, not as exciting) and now the Olympics, we’ve had tooooo many excuses

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“Who said grime doesn’t pay” #10yearsofgrime

“Who said grime doesn’t pay” #10yearsofgrime

Mixtape Madness Team May 3, 2012 4

What’s good everyone, your host with the most DJ Kenny here back with yet another blog which some may agree is long overdue, and its only right I hit you lot up with one

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Roses Gabor and more – I Luv Live Special – 16/01/12

Roses Gabor and more – I Luv Live Special – 16/01/12

Georgina January 18, 2012 0

Last night I attended the long awaited I Luv Live Special, which featured performances from Roses Gabor, Ghetts, Kano, Mikey J and a surprise appearance from Wretch 32. On a whole, the night was

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I Luv Live 16.01.12

I Luv Live 16.01.12

Mixtape Madness Team January 1, 2012 0

Kano + ILUVLIVE = A SPECIAL NIGHT NOT TO BE MISSED!!! The release of Girls Over Guns, capped off a busy but very productive 2011 for Kano. In 2012 Kano (@therealkano) accompanied by guests

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Why Ghetts and Kano Should Release a Collaboration Album in 2012

Why Ghetts and Kano Should Release a Collaboration Album in 2012

Georgina December 3, 2011 0

Since you’re reading this and you’re on the Mixtape Madness website, I’m guessing you’ve most definitely heard of Ghetts and Kano. Two of the biggest and longest established names in the industry, they are

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Sway – Still Speeding

Sway – Still Speeding

Georgina November 17, 2011 2

(PRE ORDER: AVAILABLE NOW!!! Sway – Still Speedin’ (Digital Single) | Out 4th Dec | http://bit.ly/stillspeedin) “Click, click, hear the strap, seat belt, Derek’s back!” On 4th December Sway is indeed back with an

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Top Boy Commentary: Positive or Negative Message?

Top Boy Commentary: Positive or Negative Message?

Mixtape Madness Team November 7, 2011 2

I was initially intrigued and excited about the series ‘Top Boy’. The title suggests greatness and immensity. Unfortunately it is a mere delusion of grandeur. It has taken a long while for Black People

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DECA – Happy Birthday RWD

DECA – Happy Birthday RWD

Mixtape Madness Team October 1, 2011 0

I’m looking forward to the DECA and wishing RWD a happy 10th Birthday They have been true ambassadors of the game. In Walthamstow there used to be a store named Record Village and I

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