"Many of the record deals [made] before 2000 didn't recognise that streaming platforms would ever exist," she said. "Therefore, artists didn't have the right mechanisms in place to see those revenues." Sony's announcement came in a letter to artists on Friday whilst it was also revealed The Church of England co-owns Beyonce's Single Ladies and other reputable records.
While we can all agree it's been a quiet year for the fashion world, with the lockdown staple being loungewear, this summer is set to become the street's catwalk unveiling seriously bold and stylish designs. This year, some of the most influential decades of fashion and style have played a huge role in this season’s looks.
The last summer festivals took place way back in 2019 pre pandemic, and feel like a very distant memory. For festival goers & pleasure seekers everywhere the question is which festivals have been given the go ahead, and when are they happening?
EP: GRIME VIOLINIST INSTRUMENTALS LAUNCHED: 21 SEPT 2018 UK’s The Grime Violinist releases the FIRST EVER EP of violin-led grime instrumentals! Tanya Cracknell is The Grime Violinist. Tanya can be found joining grime cyphers, radio sets, raves and recording sessions, collaborating with the biggest names in the industry. She is the only violinist in the … Continue reading The Grime Violinist – Instrumentals EP
Sunday 20th May 2018 Barbican Centre. BEAUTIFUL sunny day in London (sun is shining, the weather is sweet yhhh...) I met up with Shivz at Barbican Centre to talk about his newest album 'Style & Finesse' So there I was, with my wing girl Lauren and my Brother Billy trying to … Continue reading SHIVZ – ‘STYLE & FINESSE’
Tuesday 15th May 2018 urbandevelopmnt had another great turn out at 'How Lit Is Your Live Game' #IndustryTakeOver seminar last month, with a very inspirational relevant and informative panel; Whitney Boateng, Aisha Abdulhameed, Jeffrey Antwi, Chris Cooke & host Roberta! Soooo... courtesy of NHAM of course, I got to the Red Bull Studios a little later than everyone … Continue reading INDUSTRY TAKEOVER @ RED BULL STUDIOS
Saturday 14th April 2018 JAMMER - ARE YOU DUMB - POP UP AT MARBEK CAMDEN BEAUTIFUL DAY, SUN WAS BEAMING ON ME CHEEKS Got to the Marbek store at like 2pm, Jammer nowhere in sight so I went and met Sophie from SRJ Music in Motion - Such a lovely brave young lady, she … Continue reading ARE YOU DUMB X #AlwaysReal
SUMMER STARTUP! FRIDAY 1ST JUNE 2018 Toast'd Jam will be carrying you through the night with the sickest summer event of 2018! A night of LIVE performances, good vibes, good music and RAFFLE PRIZE GIVEAWAYS in support of the following charities; Brooke's story - Synovial Sarcoma Awareness & #AutismAwareness Tickets are priced at £10.00 with … Continue reading Toast’d Jam
I met my girl Francesca (JOAT) and Reece (LINKUPTV) at Radar Radio to interview MALV!! I called in a favour from Gin, Shakka and Monique to record the interview and they came proper with vectordigitalstudios - Veslie a skilled professional videographer, state of the art equipment and of course BANTER! MB from JOAT was there snapping away! … Continue reading Malv – ‘Too Much Sauce’
Wednesday 28th March 2018 THE MS BANKS SHOW Omeara Club Myself and DJ Karnage went to watch Ms Banks Headline show at Omeara Club! Warming up the crowd was Kenny Allstar and then Selecta Jay hyping everyone with 'Mans Not Hot' The crowd were screaming 'BANKSY! BANKSY!' excited for Ms Banks to come on stage. … Continue reading MS BANKS @ OMEARA