Hamda
Hamda

Music writer, aspiring marketing expert, Grime observer and wasteman swerver who loves Air Max 90s, cats and Drake.

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Hamda  •  10 Jan, 2017
North West London-based rapper C Biz is now a free man after being cleared with murder earlier today at the Old Bailey. The 30 year old artist had been in custody for months after...
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Hamda  •  22 Oct, 2016
A$AP Rocky’s creative collective AWGE and Red Bull just premiered a brand new project entitled ‘Money Man’ staring Skepta, Shorty, Frisco and Maximum plus Section Boyz’ Sleeks and Littlez. The 12 minute film was shot over three days in...
Hamda  •  9 Dec, 2016
Most London food critics choose to review the cities most famed five star establishments like Nobu or The Ivy, but one man going by the name of ‘The Chicken Connoisseur’ decided to switch up the...
tuggzy
Hamda  •  8 Oct, 2016
A murder investigation has been launched by police after rapper Tuggzy was shot dead last night on Eastney Road , Croydon. Firearms officers and ambulance services responded to reports of a man suffering from gunshot wounds and...
Hamda  •  10 Dec, 2016
DJ Vlad of Vlad TV sat down with Birmingham’s very own Mist for an interview where he talked about Bloods, Crips and not getting involved in gangs. The American DJ also recently interviewed Giggs about...
Hamda  •  3 Sep, 2016
This week Channel 5’s ‘Gangland’ documentary hit our screens, in the film BAFTA nominated director Paul Blake attempts to lift the lid on road life, organised crime and London’s drug trade. Using GoPro cameras the...
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Hamda  •  22 Oct, 2016
With our country on the brink of Brexit, we might be waving our European neighbors goodbye sooner than we hoped, but that shouldn’t stop us from enjoying some of the very best tracks that...
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Hamda  •  8 Aug, 2016
A GoFundMe page has been set up to raise funds for the funeral of 16 year old aspiring rapper Showkey who was sadly stabbed to death in South London earlier this week. The promising...
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Hamda  •  2 Oct, 2016
Sports Direct and Christian Louboutin – two brands that you wouldn’t typically expect to cross paths… Until now of course. Sports Direct seem to have stepped up their game from discount Umbro and Slazanger in a...
Hamda  •  17 Dec, 2016
Elijah Quashie AKA The Chicken Connoisseur joined BBC 1Xtra’s Charlie Sloth for an interview where the two discuss his REAL age, creps and put some Christmas turkey sandwiches to the test. Catch up on...
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Hamda  •  20 Jul, 2016
In an open letter to his fans MC Stormin revealed his ongoing battle with a form of skin cancer, “I can admit that I have done some bad things in my time but I’ve also done...
Hamda  •  2 Sep, 2016
Earlier this week Cadet dropped an open letter to his cousin and fellow artist Krept in the form of a frank and powerful 5 minute track, since then Krept put pen to paper and responded with...
Ard Adz
Hamda  •  17 Apr, 2017
With Spotlight we typically introduce you to the new names that have been making waves across the industry, but we’ve switched things up for our latest installment. This time we caught up with someone...
moves
Hamda  •  14 Apr, 2017
Afro B is bringing all the vibes you’ll need to enjoy your Bank Holiday weekend with his perfectly curated MOVES mini mix ahead of the release of his forthcoming MOVES compilation – the very first official UK...
Hamda  •  12 Apr, 2017
After Floor Sixx’s massive launch party – arguably the get together of the year – the brand new music platform founded by Sian Anderson and J2K in association with Deezer are keeping the hype going...
Hamda  •  10 Apr, 2017
J Avalanche doesn’t disappoint when it comes to bringing the waves and for his newest Link Up TV exclusive ‘In and Out’ he tapped up G Kay for a hot feature. Head over here to revisit...
Hamda  •  10 Apr, 2017
RV, Headie One and Kash makr their respective returns to let off ’25 Bells’ with their brand new dark UK Drill banger!
Hamda  •  10 Apr, 2017
Blackpool Grime’s very own viral sensation Soph Aspin is coming with a statement of intent on her new track ‘Know My Name’. Aspin was one of the subjects of Noisey’s 2016 documentary examining the rise of...
Hamda  •  9 Apr, 2017
Things have been heating up this weekend, so it’s only right to get the soundtrack to your summer ready. Peckzino, Jorsey and Scrams of 86 have got the vibes on deck with their new Afro Beat tinged...
Hamda  •  9 Apr, 2017
Every culture has their iconic twosomes. Laurel and Hardy, Tom and Jerry, Ant and Dec… The list goes on, and of course Grime has it’s very own dynamic duo. Watch as the ultimate Grime tag team...
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Hamda  •  5 Apr, 2017
Listen in as the intercontinental champ himself Grim Sickers joins Chris The Capo for the latest episode of the ‘Who Influenced Me’ podcast. The pair had a chat about the Swindon Grime MC’s recent...
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Hamda  •  1 Apr, 2017
This April all roads lead to Damville – dubbed one of Amsterdam’s wildest parties – with the likes of Kojo Funds, Yxng Bane, P Montana and more heading out for the wild weekender taking...
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Hamda  •  22 Mar, 2017
Played In Full is the newest podcast on the block bought to you by presenters Jude, Scully and Chris The Capo who dissect and debate the biggest albums on the scene from start to...
Hamda  •  17 Mar, 2017
Check out this captivating take on Stormzy’s ‘Cigarettes and Kush’ featuring Kehlani – taken from the album Gang Signs and Prayer – by up and coming singer/songwriter Lovelle.