After being surrounded by the music and studio lifestyle through his family, Jack Light started rapping at the age of 12 and had his first track played by Mary Anne Hobbs on Radio 1. By 16 his first official video 'The Arrival' was released on Channel AKA and debuted at #3 on their urban chart. This then saw the release of his music video ‘Underground’. The single was licensed to the AKA compilation CD. Jack's third track 'Hokkien' was played by DJ Semtex on 1Xtra where he said Jack is 'a lyrical beast at the age of 16'.
Hackney-based DDark is an authentic independent artist who's been making a name for himself in the underground grime scene since he was 14. He writes, produces and pubishes all his work totally independently. He's collaborated with rapper Chipmunk, Tinchy Stryder and produced tracks for Wretch 32.
The Wax Lyrical Sound are a 4 piece from Northampton that have formed something unique for a different kind of listener. Using boisterous rap lyrics on a bed of hip-hop drums accompanied by funky guitar riffs, the band create melodies that are upbeat, fun and crowd pleasing! Formed in 2013, the band have twice toured with US rockers Crazy Town and have released 2 EP's along the way. Popular track "Dancing With The Dragon" has been used by the Canadian brand Fireball Whisky as part of advertising promotions.
I started off 9 years ago in 2002 whilst I was in Christ’s College secondary school. I have developed myself as a lyricist and songwriter as well as producer. I have spoken to previous musician and engaged with other artists in the professional music business environment, thus making me aware of songwriting and the performance processes and procedures on how to respond interact or communicate effectively . I have been exposed to this fast-paced environment, and as such, I do possess the performance aptitude whilst rapping which is enunciation and breathe control.
The Rhetoriks are an Electronic Dance/Urban music recording artists made up of Scottish songstress Elle & London born rapper Jay. They formed in late 2013 after a call for collaborators was put out on Twitter, through BBC 1xtra DJ Target's hashtag 'Targets Notice Board' and found that they were featured on the same track through a mutual acquaintance.
Ive had a deep and different understanding of music, which was that the lyrics made songs everything, so I was inspired by the way the words was used during a track.
Now my inspiration musically, are within music that have good messages, inspiration, motivation and fun to listen to.
The reason I want to grow and move forward as an artist is because, my art is music, music writing allows to express, who I am, how I see the world and to inspire, motivate, all who listen to my songs.
Scott Hendrie, stage name 'FULLMARX' is an artist with a natural talent for music having a spectacular lyrical quantity and a keen sense for crowd reaction. Hailing from EASTBOURNE, East Sussex he has been playing local and national gigs for a few years after garnering a strong core following. That fan-base is building very quickly (currently 38k on FB) after his release of his debut album 'Welcome To The Greys' which is hit 8th on the iTunes Hip-Hop Chart, supporting LUCY SPRAGGAN on her recent UK Tour and one of his videos (SexFace) going viral, over 14million views and rising.
A UK Rap Artist, originally from Winchester. Lucan is a fresh, young talent delivering real lyrics and well-constructed verses drawing inspiration from real life experiences.
This Hip-Hop maestro shot to the competitive music industry by winning the UK Channel U competition, defeating a bunch of talented and prospective acts in the UK. Lucan has performed with various artists such as Chipmunk, G-Unit, Ironik, Kano, N Dubz, Tinie Tempah and has freestyled on-stage with Ed Sheeran.
Matt Murphy writes, records and performs lyrically driven self psycho-analytical songs in the form of vocally melodic rap music.
A band on a mission formed in 2015. Think Frank Turner meets Jamie T with a dash of The King Blues and a sprinkle of Rage Against the Machine.