Following the phenomenal international response to his debut album "Magna Carta" which released on 3rd December, Melanin 9 has just launched the final video from this project "Heartless Island" featuring his long time sparring partners Triple Darkness with production courtesy of Jehst
Just as with…Continue
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New single and video from London's Melanin 9, "White Russian" ft Roc Marciano and produced by Anatomy is taken from his debut album "Magna Carta" released internationally 3rd December on Red Snow Records.
One of the most respected lyricists in the UK today, Melanin 9 has built up an international following since releasing the mixtapes High Fidelity, 144,000 and the Orion's Stencil EP. Known as a student of "The Golden Era" and also as a member of the group Triple Darkness, he has…Continue
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London's Melanin 9 speaks with Blatantly Blunt ahead of the release of his album Magna Carta on 3rd December
Earlier in the week, his freestyle for SBTV was launched and also featured by The Source Magazine in the United States
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New freestyle by London's Melanin 9 for SBTV's new SkooledBy Series, a series dedicated to hip hop emcees from the past few decades to the present day.
The series contains brand new exclusive content filmed by the station
Melanin 9's album "Magna Carta" drops on 3rd December, and his album launch party is upstairs at The Vibe Bar, Brick Lane on Friday 23rd November, 8pm - 1am, and featuring DJ 279, Genesis Elijah, Rewd Adams, Iron Braydz, Logic, Phoenix da Icefire, Cyrus…Continue
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The London emcee has become of the UK's most respected lyricists since releasing his High Fidelity and 144,000 mixtapes, his work with Triple Darkness and live appearances at the renowned End of the Weak events and opening for artists such as Styles -P,…Continue
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London's Melanin 9 releases his debut album "Magna Carta" on 3rd December 2012
He's built up a reputation as one of the country's most gifted emcees since working with producers Beat Butcha and Chemo on his first Mixtape "High Fidelity" in 2007, and again in 2008 when he launched "144,000" with contributions from Bronze Nazareth, Jon Phonics,…Continue
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A long respected figure in the UK hip hop scene for over a decade, he's become well known in recent times for being the first to provide a "Fire In The Booth" for BBC 1Xtra's Charlie Sloth, helped kick start…Continue
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New Video from Copywrite featuring London's Context "Ghost In The Machine". Final video taken from the album "God Save The King (Proper English Version)" available now on iTunes
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Copywrite's video interview with the UK's Hip Hop Kings just went live at the weekend
His new album God Save The King (Proper English Version) drops on 7th August & features heavyweights from both sides of the Atlantic, including Royce da 5 9, Crooked I, Sean Price, Evidence, Roc Marciano, Killah Priest, Torae and London's Akala, Mystro, Bigz, S.A.S., Genesis Elijah, Iron Braydz, Melanin 9, Dru Blu, Context & Jaga
Follow them on twitter @Copywrite &…Continue
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Latest single taken from Copywrite's new album "God Save The King (Proper English Version)"
"Overdose" features Royce da 5 9 and Brixton's Genesis Elijah, produced by Inland Empire's Curtiss King
The album releasing on Man Bites Dog Records has featured in UK publications such as K-Mag, Blues & Soul, Flavour, Beatnik, SBTV, Data Transmission, Clash, Subba Cultcha…Continue
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New single taken from Copywrite's new album "God Save The King (Proper English Version)" out on Man Bites Dog Records
Arachnaphobia, produced by the UK's Jaguar Skills, also features Wu Tang's Killah Priest, Lord Basis and London's Melanin 9. All 4 Emcees tear into Jag's driving beat, another example of the quality on display throughout the album which features…Continue
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New single taken from the album God Save The King (Proper English Version) which releases on 13th June 2012 on Man Bites Dog Records.
Ohio's Copywrite tears it up with London's Akala and ONYX founder member Sonny Seeza on this banger produced by Kount Fif
The album features many heavyweights from the UK and Stateside hip hop fraternity, with further production from…Continue
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Ahead of the release of his new album God Save The King (Proper English Version) on 13th June, Ohio's Copywrite gave an exclusive video interview to the UK's online hip hop magazine Rawroots to talk about the new record
It features artists from both the UK and United States including Akala, S.A.S., Genesis…Continue
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Filmed by The Hip Hop Chronicle, this is new footage of the Elementz club launch in London on 26th April ft Caxton Press, DJ Mr Thing, Mystro, Naba Napalm, DJ Sarah Love & Genesis Elijah
More about the club is at www.elementzuk.wordpress.com
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New single "Opium Prodigies" from Copywrite, this time featuring fellow Ohioans Illogic with DJ Drastic on the cuts, produced by New York's Marco Polo
Taken from the album "God Save the King (Proper English Version)" which releases on 15th May via Man Bites Dog Records
The album which was a year in the making, also features many British and Stateside…Continue
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Ohio's Copywrite releases his new album, God Save The King (Proper English Version) on 15th May 2012 on Man Bites Dog Records.
The album includes features by some of the hottest MCs from the UK and USA, including London's Genesis Elijah, Iron Braydz and Mystro who also appear together in this latest video. "Royal Flush" is a special bonus track put together to…Continue
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New single from Copywrite featuring Sean Price and London's S.A.S. remixed and produced by Kount Fif.
"Troop Jackets" is taken from the album "God Save The King (Proper English Version)" which releases on Man Bites Dog Records internationally on the 15th May 2012.
The album's full tracklist was revised and confirmed recently as follows :
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ElementzUK presents “The Elementz Of Hip Hop – B-Boy & B-Girl Competition”
Elementz UK are looking for the next big B-Boy / B-Girl acts for a battle competition at the launch of our new Elementz club night which takes place at Rhythm Factory in Whitechapel Road, London on Thursday 26th April.
This is a new quarterly event representing the traditional 4 elements…Continue
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Been a year in the making, but now Ohio's Copywrite gets set to release one of the biggest international albums of the year, God Save The King on 30th April 2012.
The Columbus based MC first came to prominence as part of the group Megahertz. His work with producers RJD2, J-Dilla, Cool & Dre, Illmind and collaborations with artists such as Royce da 5 9, Killah Priest, Sean Price, and Dilated Peoples soon established his position on the international hip hop scene through a series…Continue
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