Booda French is a name that should be familiar to anyone who has followed the UK hip hop scene over the past few years. From his early days battling under the name Truth, to a string of stellar independent releases and a close affiliation with EatGood, he is now back with a brand new EP on Soulspazm Records. I spoke with him about reaching full potential, his friendship with J57 and what it was like coming up in Ipswich. Continue reading “Booda French: Interview”
Joker Starr: Nesut Biti (Video)
It was only a few days ago I posted the audio from Joker Starr’s new joint with Apatight. Well now he is back with the official video for Nesut Biti, which was directed by JC Media. You can cop a download over at the Flukebeat Bandcamp.
Joker Starr: Nesut Biti (Pharoah King)
New track from Joker Starr as he lets rip on a suitably solid beat from Apatight. Free download available too, just click on the player below. Continue reading “Joker Starr: Nesut Biti (Pharoah King)”
EatGood Records: Bakers Dozen
At the start of the month the EatGood boys dropped this new compilation, featuring 13 tracks from all your favourite EG MCs and producers. Including exclusive joints from the likes of Booda French, Kosyne, Redbeard and of course head honcho SonnyJim, this is a good reminder of what made EG one of the strongest labels in the UK. Available to download now at name your price over at Bandcamp.
Joker Starr “Blood-Ren” Album Sampler
Joker Starr has got a new album dropping at the end of next month and so he has put together this sampler, featuring a taste of some of the gems he’s been crafting for the new project. Continue reading “Joker Starr “Blood-Ren” Album Sampler”
SONNYJIM & SLEAZE INTERVIEW
How did the collaboration between you two come about?
Sonny – I heard him somewhere, found out he had worked with someone I knew; so I got his math, hit him up, did the title track that turned into the ep and here we are now.
Sleaze, you’ve said before how some people have an issue with your accent when you rhyme. Are you seeing that negativity reduce as your following gets stronger?
I think the same percentage of people have an issue with my slang and accent as ever, it’s just I’ve got a few more fans now. Continue reading “SONNYJIM & SLEAZE INTERVIEW”