It’s back! GRM Daily continues its partnership with KA Drinks to bring us their second annual Rated Awards. This years awards will be bigger and better than the first, and will take place on Wednesday, September 7. Hosting the Rated Awards for a second time will be Capital Xtra’s, DJ Manny Norte, and joining him will be BBC 1Xtra’s Yasmin Evans.
Performing on the night will be; Ray BLK, Rude Kid & Ghetts, Mist plus special surprise performances from some the biggest names in the grime and UK hip-hop scene.
The nominees for this years Rated Awards as Follows:
Skepta – Man (Gang), Kano – This Is England, Nines – Intro, Giggs – Whippin Excursion, Wretch 32 x Avelino – Hulk Hogan, Mr Bigz – Beluga Bitches Bollinger, Tinie Tempah ft. Wizkid – Mamacita, Tinie Tempah – Girls Like, Ghetts – U Dun Know Already, Lethal Bizzle – Wobble
Avelino, AJ Tracey, Santan Dave, Mist, Nadia Rose, Ray BLK, Big Tobz, 67, C Biz,
Personality Of The Year
Bashy, Poet & Vuj, 3 Shots Of Tequila, Kayode Ewumi, NFTR, John Boyega, Reggie Yates, Arnold Oceng, Julie Adenuga , Idris Elba
Producer Of The Year
Rude Kid, SirSpyro, Z Dot, Nyge, Nana Rogues, ZXPH ELLIS, Donae’o, Diztortion, Carns Hill, Swifta Beater
Charlie Sloth,Manny Norte, Tim Westwood, Sian Anderson, Rude Kid, Siobhan Bell, DJ Semtex, DJ Target, DJ Spyro, Logan Sama
Fekky – Brandy & Coke, 67 – In Skengs We Trust, MoStack – Gangster With Banter, Ghetts x Rude Kid – 653, Wretch 32 & Avelino – Young Fire Old Flame, SN1 – SN1 Folder, Chip – Rap vs Grime, Bonkaz – Mixtape of the Year, Youngs Teflon – Trillin 2, P Money – Money Over Everyone 2
Artist Of The Year
Skepta, Giggs, Chip, Kano, Stormzy, Lady Leshurr, Lethal Bizzle, Section Boyz, Bugzy Malone, Ghetts
Kano – ‘Made In The Manor’, Skepta – ‘Konnichiwa’, Giggs- ‘Landlord’, Section Boyz -‘Don’t Panic’, Bugzy Malone – ‘Facing Time’, Frisco – ‘System Killer’, Little Simz – ‘A Curious Tale Of Trials+Persons, Skrapz – ‘The End Of The Beginning’
Abra Cadabra ‘Robbery Remix ft. Krept and Konan’, Craig David x Big Narstie – ‘When the Bassline Drops’, Kano ‘3 Wheel Ups ft. Giggs’, Fredo – They Ain’t 100′, Konan – ‘Last Night In L.A’, WSTRN – ‘In2’, Skepta -‘Man’, C Biz – ‘The Game’s Mine’, Ghetts x Rude Kid – ‘One Take’, 67 – ‘Let’s Lurk ft. Giggs’
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Voting for these categories will start on Monday August 1. Vote here
NOTE: “Best Track”, “Get Rated” nominations are, you will have to wait a little bit longer for those, with announcements coming on 15th August.
Last year’s awards saw the likes of Kano, alongside the likes of Giggs, Bonkaz, Section Boyz, Little Simz, Ghetts and WSTRN all hit the stage for big performances.
31st August 2016
w/c 29th August 2016