Category Archives: News

Latest news in UK Rap/ UK Hip Hop, Grime

BRITHOPTV: [News/Event] The Jump Off Returns For One-Off Special: Thursday 31st August 2017 @ Scala, Kings Cross, London | #Music News #UKRap #UKHipHop

The legendary hip-hop Event returns after a three year hiatus! The Jump Off event will return to London for a one off show on Thursday 31st August in Scala (Kings Cross). This will be the only Jump Off event this year! Continue reading

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BRITHOPTV: [News] Wretch 32 Champions Rites Of Passage Initiative For Young Men Of African Descent | News #Youth

One of the UK’s best rapper ever, Wretch 32 has followed the family tradition of giving him back in the community, and is one of a number of successful black men to lend his support to the empowerment programme ORIGIN. Continue reading

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BRITHOPTV: [News] Stormzy (@Stormzy1), J Hus (@JHus), Kate Tempest (@KateTempest) & Loyle Carner (@LoyleCarner) Represent BritHop In Hyundai Mercury Prize Shortlist. | #Grime #UKHipHop #UKRap

Whoah! Doesn’t time fly. The UK scene is still buzzing off last year’s unexpected Mercury Prize winner, Skepta beating music legend, David Bowie to pick up the award, and now it’s time to do it again. Continue reading

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BRITHOPTV: [News] Vibbar Sign Deal With Sony Music | #UKRap #Grime #MusicNews

Alternative Grime and UK rap collective Vibbar have bagged themselves a record deal with Sony Music. Announcing the news of their next step in their career via social media, Poet posted a picture of the group in the Sony boardroom with following putting ink to paper. Showing appreciation for the fans that help get them to this point , Poet said: Continue reading

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BRITHOPTV: [News] Solo45: “Not Guilty!” Grime Artist Appears in Court To Deny Rape Charges & ABH | #Grime #News

According to reports in The Metro Newspaper Grime MC Solo 45 of the Boy Better Know Crew has been charged with Rape.

Solo 45 (Andy Anokye) from Bristol, appeared in court today, (Thursday, July 20, 2017) where the 31-year-old denied two rape charges, along with counts of false imprisonment and of causing actual bodily harm. Continue reading

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BRITHOPTV: [News] Stormzy (@Stormzy1) Sends Young Fan On Jeremy Kyle A Special Message | #Grime #News

South London Grime MC Stormzy is currently down-under in Australia spending time with his TV/ Radio Presenter girlfriend, Maya Jama, following doing a series of dates on his ‘Gang Signs And Prayer’ Tour. Continue reading

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BRITHOPTV: [News] Jme (@JMEBBK) Hooks up With Noisey Music for Special Opera Version Of ‘Man Don’t Care’ | #Grime #GrimeNews #MusicNews

Boy Better Know C.E.O , Jme has hooked up with Noisey music to create a special feature in celebration of the upcoming BBK takeover of the O2 in London. Continue reading

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BRITHOPTV: [News] WI-RE-LY-LESS: Wiley No Show Leads To Lethal Bizzle’s Dench Fee | #Grime

This weekend (Saturday 8, & Sunday 9 July) is big one for the music scene in the UK, as the annual Wireless Festival returns. Stacked with loads of top artist the festival is great opportunity for fans to see some the biggest stars domestically and internationally in one place. Continue reading

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BRITHOPTV: [News/Events] Bugzy Malone (@TheBugzyMalone) To Embark On JD Sports Meet & Greet Tour #Manchester | #Grime

Mancunian Grime MC, Bugzy Malone will be picking off where he left off last year, and will be be doing a series of instore signings at JD Sports around the UK. Continue reading

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BRITHOPTV: [News] Mike Skinner Presents New ‘Don’t Call It Road Rap’ Documentary | #UKRap #UKHipHop #RoadRap

Nosiey continue to delve in to the underworld of UK street music, with there forthcoming documentary ‘Don’t Call It Road Rap’ presented by Mike Skinner AKA The Streets. Continue reading

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