Louis Cypher: Cypher Sore Eyes (Stream)

Nottingham son, Louis Cypher, returns with a great little release on the Boom Bap Professionals label. Cypher Sore Eyes features six new tracks, which include production from DJ Severe, Kastanza and Pete 1st Blood, as well as additional vocal input from Benny Diction, Sister Mary, Tony Skank, Ro Jista, Ty Healy and Liam Bailey. There is also a fair bit of live instrumentation, which sits well amongst the head-nod inducing production. Cypher Sore Eyes can be heard below and you can find downloads now over on Bandcamp. Continue reading “Louis Cypher: Cypher Sore Eyes (Stream)”

Ash The Author & Krang: Two Man Band

The long awaited collaboration between BBP’s Ash The Author and Soulful Chemistry’s Krang, made a surprise appearance yesterday. The Two Man Band project features some really nice tracks; from the opening piano-laced Mic Check, to the Benny Diction assisted Main Course, the duo don’t seem to be able to put a foot wrong. There are more features from regular sparring partners, Gatecrasherz’s Gee Bag and Granville Sessions’ Archetype, making the whole EP an unskippable eight tracks of hip hop joy. There is already a video out, which you can see below and the EP is available to buy now from the Boom Bap Professionals Bandcamp page. Continue reading “Ash The Author & Krang: Two Man Band”

Benny Diction: I Know But…

Ideal Sunday sounds in the new video from Benny Diction, as he celebrates the release of his latest album. He has a habit of hooking up with producers that fit his style like a glove and this time round it is Blue Buttonz, who provides some lovely jazzy breaks for the LP. The album is called Button Up and is available to download now over at the BBP Bandcamp.

Benny Diction ft. Beit Nun: The Best

I’ve been meaning to post this since it came out a few weeks back. Another solid release from UK MC Benny Diction and another solid release for the Boom Bap Professionals label, who are already making 2016 a good year for rap. Benny teams up with Beit Nun for The Best, with a nice laid back beat by Dusty Ohms and Lilac Qi. This is the next in the BBP Singles Series and you can cop a free download over at website.

Benny Diction & Able8 ft. Tony Skank & Melody Myla: RPM

Really good new video for the next release from Benny Diction and Able8’s Life Moves LP. This time it is the track RPM which features some tight bars from Tony Skank, as well as a nice vocal addition from Melody Myla. Continue reading “Benny Diction & Able8 ft. Tony Skank & Melody Myla: RPM”

Pierce Artists: Raking Dead Leaves in Autumn

Pierce Artists are the latest signing to the Boom Bap Professionals label and they are releasing their debut album today. You may already be familiar with the group’s members. London-based MC Elliot Fresh, who’s already signed to BBP, is among them, along with Deeq, who is one half of Oxford hip hop duo, Flooded Hallways. Continue reading “Pierce Artists: Raking Dead Leaves in Autumn”