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Win Tickets to the UK premiere of StreetDance 3D

Win Tickets to the UK premiere of StreetDance 3D In Cinemas 21 May To celebrate the May 21st release of the world’s first ever 3D dance film, featuring appearances from Britain’s Got Talent stars George Sampson, Flawless and Diversity, we have joined forces with Vertigo films to give away a pair of tickets to attend the world premiere on the 10th...

YNG Mac Jay releases latest single Fly As a Bee

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Hip Hop artist YNG Mac Jay is set to release his latest single Fly As A Bee to all major digital platforms on the 2nd July 2019. Fly As A Bee draws on a number of influences, both musical and personal. The track started off as a bedroom jam inspired by a YouTube beat but later transformed into a studio...

Win £10,000 and kick start your fashion career

Don't miss this amazing competition with the Tribe Project, an online community designed to help entrepreneurs, artists, designers, writers, and inventors establish and build their businesses.Today, they have announced the launch of an apparel design competition with the winner securing a £10,000 cash prize and the opportunity to see their new fashion product displayed in store in one of...

Q&A: Introducing SVEA

Following in the footsteps of great artists such as Zara Larsson and Tove Lo, SVEA is a fresh face and a new voice in the world of pop. From supporting Irish band Picture This on their thirteen-date tour in the UK and Germany to perform at the prestigious Brilliant Minds event, Sweden's rising songstress is back with new track 'Numb'. We’re loving your new...

Jacob Banks reveals Monster ft Avelino video

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‘Monster’ came about when lyricist Jacob Banks hit upon an understanding, one that sometimes you have to take what you want, and as much as you might not like it, it could be the only option. The epiphany may be somewhat harder for some to muster but then you’ll want to take Banks’s word for it, after all you’ve got...

Lethal Bizzle to perform at the Halloween Carnival

The Leeds Urban Festival presents the Halloween Carnival Weekender 2009.Lethal Bizzle, Skepta, Killa Kela, Foreign Beggars, Manny Moscow all will be performing live on stage to celebrate what’s set to be the Halloween party of a lifetime.Further details:Location: Beaver Works, 36 Whitehouse Street, Leeds LS10 1ADDate: October 31/ 13.00-04.00 – November 01/ 13.00- MidnightWeekender tickets: £25 Weekend Ticket /...

Review: Frank Ocean’s Channel Orange

Channel Orange is here. Frank Ocean's much anticipated debut album has thankfully been released a week ahead of its July 17 release date. It also currently remains Number 1 on iTunes.Following Ocean’s well received mixtape 'Nostalgia Ultra,' Channel Orange has exceeded many expectations. The majority, if not all of the album has been produced by Ocean himself - 15...

AIM music and media networking evening

The UK’s urban music media will have an unparalleled opportunity to meet the leading lights and newest talent in independent urban music, at an event being held by the Association of Independent Music (AIM) in association with Diaspora on 11th November in London.AIM’s Music and Media Networking Evening, an annual event for independent labels of all sizes and musical...

Beth Sherburn Teams Up With Lil Wayne For Summer Smash Hit Single ‘Joker’ @TheBethSherburn @LilTunechi

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Pop Princess Beth Sherburn has teamed up with renowned rapper Lil Wayne for her first international single ‘Joker’. The track looks set to smash straight into the charts after receiving flawless reviews from around the globe.Fresh from returning from her video shoot in Ibiza Beth has been performing alongside acts including Conor Maynard, Katy B, Duke Dumont and Kimberley...

NOAH – Immortal feat. Prodigal Sunn/Shyeim

The highly anticipated debut single, "Immortal", from NOAH, which features members of the critically-acclaimed rap group The Wu-Tang Clan KILLA BEEZ, will finally arrive in the UK on December 6th.Noah has been described by Q Magazine as “Genius” and  NME said “Noah has the funk of the Red Hot Chillis and the Soul of Marvin Gaye,” whilst Time Out...

Winners for the 6th annual Urban Music Awards 2008 announced

The 6th annual Urban Music Awards took place at the IndigO2 on the 15th of November 2008.The much anticipated event kicked off in the heart of London's IndigO2. The red carpet was filled with celebrities from the world of music, fashion, television who all came out in force to support the Urban Music Awards UK. From Bobby Davro, Ms....

Ledisi: The new soul of R&B

Ledisi is the New Orleans r&b singer who this year alone has been nominated for 3 Grammy Awards. She has performed with two of the biggest artists in the world, Prince and Stevie Wonder and opened for Chaka Khan, and can count Michelle Obama, Aretha Franklin, Gladys Knight and Pattie LaBelle as fans.Ledisi has worked with some prolific producers,...

GONE IN 60 set to release the next act in Season 3 of their freestyle series

Gone In 60, UK based Hip Hop & RnB freestyle show recently released the next act on their NEW "Season 3" on Friday 11th January 2019. The Gone In 60 project sets out to allow all artists the chance to demonstrate their freestyle ability in a 60 second time window. Gone in 60 is a platform that showcases talent from...

Check out the video for Rhianna Rude Boy

Check out Rhianna's bright and quirky video for her new track Rude Boy.

Dizzee Rascal leading search for Column Idol

Have your very own column printed in The Sun newspaper!Media Trust and The Sun have launched a quest across the country to find undiscovered talent. With the support of rapper Dizzee Rascal and singer-songwriter Diana Vickers the hunt to find Column Idol 2010 has begun. The competition gives 16-21 year olds who have strong opinions and something to shout about,...

B.o.B on coping with fame, being compared to Outkast and his top three beautiful girls

He has enough energy to power a big city during a summer blackout. Atlanta born rapper B.o.B (Bobby Ray Simmons Jr) rhymes in a way that pulls you in, makes your head spin, but still holds your attention with his forceful sounds.  It’s this energy that has made him the 13th male solo artist to have a debut album ‘B.o.B....

Funny man Lee Nelson gives relationship advice

Lee Nelson Live, the twice extended, 88-date sell-out live show from the star of BBC Three’s breakout smash hit comedy series Lee Nelson’s Well Good Show, will be released for the first time on DVD by Universal Pictures on 19th November 2012. Pre-order your copy here. Ahead of the release of the qwalitee Lee Nelson Live DVD we met up...

Gyptian: We talk life and loves with the Jamaican superstar

In a telling indication of how big Jamaican superstar Gyptian has become, my interview slot dramatically eroded like the world economy as twenty minutes swiftly turned to ten because of demands on his schedule by other journos. However, I was still immensely grateful to get a little bit of time with the talented man. Looking every inch the global...

Win a copy of Ty’s album and tickets to his launch party

International hip hop artist Ty returns to Jazz Café with Ty’s live Launch – with his fourth studio album Special Kind of Fool on BBE Records and Flavour have 2 copies of his album and 2 pairs of tickets to giveaway. To be in with a chance write I LOVE TY in the comment box below and a winner...

Alt-Hip Hop Artist BAD MATH Channels MF Doom On His Single ‘Dead Jokers’ Featuring Viking N3

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Hailing from Sydney, Australia Alt-Hip Hop artist BAD MATH has dropped a heavy-hitting single ‘Dead Jokers’ featuring Viking N3. Hiding behind an animalistic mask, BAD MATH is heavily influenced by MF Doom, which he claims he channels in ‘Dead Jokers’.“I’m a huge fan of MF DOOM, so I was playing around with cartoon voice samples (as DOOM does) when I...

Electro Rock Duo Next Fix Announce Release of Newest Single ‘The Outskirts’

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Electro and indie rock duo 'Next Fix' have recently announced that they will be releasing their newest single 'The Outskirts' early next month. Hailing from London the pair combine musical styles to create a live set that is full of blustering pop-friendly, high energy sounds. Taking influence from a range of sounds such as Daft Punk, Depeche Mode and Kraftwerk,...

Stan Blade Announces New Single ‘#IBlameTheParents’ Available Dec 16th

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Singer-songwriter Stan Blade is set to release his new single ‘#IBlameTheParents’ available from December 16th, on all major media providers. Southend native, Stan’s road to success has been long and at times difficult. Most of the songs from his recordings are about love and loss and overcoming alcoholism and drug addiction. The stories of his life are resonating with ever-growing...

Introducing: Antix ‘Bad Dreams’

Antix released new single Bad Dreams on 3 February 2014. Antix has received over 1 million Youtube views since his debut release You’re Crazy reached No.17 in the Music Week Urban Charts in 2011.With his recent inclusion in the MTV Brand New 2014 shortlist, and radio exclusives from Hoxton FM and Shoreditch Radio, Bad Dreams is set to now bring Antix to the mainstream consciousness.“His...

Damon Fletcher releases latest single ‘2 Miles’

An energetic and fast-paced EDM pop song, new artist Damon Fletcher storms onto the airwaves with his fresh new single. Inspired by travel and wanderlust, '2 Miles' dances around the excitement of travel, conveying the sheer joy and optimism that sitting on a runway can bring. With the world as his oyster, Damon Fletcher is off to a flying start...

It’s A Steal! Weleda Win 9 Beauty Awards For Top Value

Green beauty pioneer Weleda is celebrating another clutch of accolades for its natural bodycare range, this time de-bunking the myth that organic products are expensive. Weleda’s latest crop proves that natural beauty products definitely don’t cost the earth! 9 award-winning products have been voted Beauty Bible Beauty Steals.Over the past 13 years, since publication of their first book The...

Watch Nicki Minaj and Ciara Twerking in ‘I’m Out’ Video

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Dressed in tight white catsuits, and gleaming ’90s spaceship aesthetics two of the sexiest women in hip hop singer Ciara and rapper Nicki Minaj look stunning as they compete in the battle of the bums as they twerk in the video for Ciara's new single I'm Out.Ci’s video for her collaboration with former American Idol judge Nicki Minaj “I’m...

Interview: C4-tune in-OoRITE

C4 is an emcee from Birmingham who is one of the main forces pushing the grime scene along. In reality grime outside of London is more in tune with the old days of the genre. That dirty syncopated beat, verbal blustering with heavy portions of ego bolstering is what made grime the phenomenon it was. The younger brother of the super...

Kissing Frogs part 6

Every fortnight Zowie Edwards will be regaling Flavour readers with her dating tales from the Urban Jungle…….I’m getting rather au fait with this dating malarkey now. Whereas 12 weeks ago the thought of an intimate chat with some guy I’d never met before terrified me to my very core, I’m now at the stage where I’m relishing the chance...

Mother gives birth to twins by two different men

This is a series case of what can go wrong if you cheat! A woman has given birth to children with a man that she was having an affair with, but it has a little twist.Mia Washington now has twin sons that are actually half-brothers, as they were born from two different men, with the other being her fiancé.This...

Joseph Beastall releases latest album ‘There Are Tears When I Smile’

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'There Are Tears When I Smile' is the coming of age album from young songwriter Joseph Beastall. Taking inspiration from a difficult past year, the process of writing and recording this album has allowed Joseph Beastall to heal and process his own feelings. Recorded by himself in his own home studio, 'There Are Tears When I Smile' is a true...