Aaron Page
Aaron Page

I listen to loads of different music, and love getting into argu...debates about the classics. Essentially: I like writing about music...so I do.

Aaron Page's Latest Posts
Aaron Page  •  1 Jan, 2015
2015 already has 2014 beat with A$AP Rocky giving us new music late on New Years Eve with ‘Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye II‘. Initially previewed at the end of Rocky’s comeback single, the controversial ‘Multiply‘, hype...
Aaron Page  •  24 May, 2015
With the massive success of JME’s Integrity and Skepta’s Konnichiwa on the way to kill the summer we’ve compiled a list of the most essential grime classics, you may want to want to revisit while...
Giggs - Landlord
Aaron Page  •  5 Aug, 2016
Giggs’ highly anticipated fourth album ‘Landlord‘ dropped today, and to celebrate – this week, we at Link Up are running tonnes of Giggs related content. First up; all the times he killed his features:...
Aaron Page  •  2 Nov, 2016
  Maybe it’s the fact that Rihanna makes more sense single. Or maybe it’s the curve heard around the world: Or maybe it’s the way Rihanna announced her 70th break up with ‘ Heartbreak’...
Aaron Page  •  25 Mar, 2015
Never afraid to court controversy, Azealia Banks is at it again. This time she sent a photo of her genitals to a conservative blogger who took issue with some of her comments in a recent...
Aaron Page  •  14 Nov, 2014
Earlier this week it was announced that east London’s very own Tinchy Stryder will be entering the the Australian jungle for the 14th series of ‘I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here!‘. Typically this news is met...
jhene aiko x bigsean
Aaron Page  •  15 Aug, 2016
Full disclosure, we really wanted Big Sean and Jhene Aiko to be Hip Hop’s next premier couple; but Jhene Aiko had to ruin that by getting married to producer Dot Da Genius. However, on...
Aaron Page  •  2 Jul, 2017
North London is somewhat of a breeding ground for legendary MC’s; Wretch 32, Chip, Avelino and of course Skepta and JME. ‘I’ve done 4 videos in the same spot. I’ll always do something that...
Aaron Page  •  13 Feb, 2015
Drake pulled a Beyonce and dropped a surprise album/mixtape out of nowhere last night. ‘If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late’ dropped on the 6th year anniversary of his breakthrough mixtape ‘So Far Gone‘....
Aaron Page  •  10 Aug, 2016
R&B legend Marvin Gaye never manages to fall out of relevancy due to hits like ‘Let’s Get It On’ and ‘Heard It Through The Grapevine‘ still being huge parts of pop culture. Gaye’s music...
Aaron Page  •  1 Nov, 2016
Simmer your butthurt reactions down, this isn’t trolling or click bait, it’s true, and this article will prove it. Young Thug preys upon hip hop’s pretty hilarious fear of anything even remotely gay; and...
Aaron Page  •  3 Sep, 2017
Please don’t think M.I.A making black music mean she doesn’t have a problem with black people. Once again she’s on Twitter overstating her importance to hip hop and the black community in general. Why am...
Aaron Page  •  2 Jul, 2017
North London is somewhat of a breeding ground for legendary MC’s; Wretch 32, Chip, Avelino and of course Skepta and JME. ‘I’ve done 4 videos in the same spot. I’ll always do something that...
Aaron Page  •  28 Jun, 2017
P Money has zero interest in clashing Dot Rotten. And if Dot Rotten wanted to clash anybody else, well…this article wouldn’t exist. But it’s precisely because it’s P Money AND it’s Dot Rotten that this...
Aaron Page  •  27 Jun, 2017
Every time I see the murder of black man, woman or child at the hands of American police; I breathe a sigh of relief that I live in England and not America. Well on Thursday...
Aaron Page  •  26 Jun, 2017
North West London’s Razor returns with ‘Letter To God‘. Taking his signature open book, heart on sleeve rap style; he talks about fake friends, broken relationships and mental health issues. As expected with Razor...
Aaron Page  •  24 Jun, 2017
Nottingham’s Garton is putting in so much work. From signing with Nottingham Hip Hop legend Joe Buhdha; to working on a compilation album and now back with his strongest banger yet; ‘Wu-Tang’. Part ode...
Aaron Page  •  23 Jun, 2017
America is the black culture capital of the world. Of course Africa, the Caribbean and parts of Europe contribute; but no country has been at the centre of black culture more than America. So...
Aaron Page  •  22 Jun, 2017
With his latest single Bugzy just dropped a pretty blatant shot at Stormzy. The two have been going back and forth for a while now and with his new EP campaign Bugzy’s making it...
Aaron Page  •  21 Jun, 2017
People of a certain age will likely feel conflicted about this whole Dizzee Rascal v Wiley situation. If the first time you heard Dizzee and Wiley was back to back on a pirate radio station...
Aaron Page  •  18 May, 2017
This won’t be a list of Jeremy Corbyn’s favourite grime songs or how he’s just like you because he wants to bring back Top Boy. No this isn’t that. What this is a text...
Aaron Page  •  9 Mar, 2017
What this isn’t, is an article about how ‘Samuel L Jackson is cancelled‘ what this isn’t, is an article about how ‘Samuel L Jackson is old and overrated‘ this isn’t even an article about...
Aaron Page  •  9 Mar, 2017
North West London’s Fugzi Malone was a regular fixture on radio with HODB (Hot Off Da Block). Building a reputation with his riot inciting bars and the tourette’s like ‘DEMON’ voice. And then…he pulled...
Aaron Page  •  4 Mar, 2017
Frank tried to warn us: ‘…you know what’s really not ‘great TV’ guys? 1989 getting album of the year over To Pimp A Butterfly. Hands down one of the most ‘faulty’ TV moments I’ve...