Luke Ballance
Luke Ballance

Luke Ballance is a singer-songwriter, record producer and journalist with words on The Link Up and Genius. Born in West London and based in Bath, he can often be found performing acoustic sets across the South West, and also produces grime and drum and bass. His music has been supported by BBC Radio 1Xtra's DJ Target and Sian Anderson and has taken the iTunes and SoundCloud charts by storm in recent years.

Luke Ballance's Latest Posts
Luke Ballance  •  11 Jul, 2017
Tottenham heartthrob Chip has dropped the hotly anticipated new video for ‘Honestly’, which features guest vocals from 67 members Dimzy and LD. The track serves as the second single from Chip’s forthcoming third album...
Luke Ballance  •  2 Jul, 2017
Skepta has today premiered a brand new single entitled ‘Hypocrisy’ via SoundCloud. The track, which he debuted in full at Webster Hall, New York on 7 June, was written and produced in its entirety...
Luke Ballance  •  28 Jun, 2017
Chip has unleashed an explosive new single entitled Gets Like That, featuring a guest verse from Ghetts. The track kicks off the campaign for his long-awaited third studio album; his first in six years,...
Luke Ballance  •  16 Jul, 2017
Grime veterans Dot Rotten and P Money have been at each others’ throats for the past few weeks, with P dropping three diss tracks in the form of the Snake EP over the weekend....
Luke Ballance  •  5 Jul, 2017
Croydon’s Yung Fume has made a hotly anticipated return to Link Up TV with his second Behind Barz freestyle, following on from the recent release of his Noughts and Crosses 3 mixtape. On the...
The album cover for Tizzy Gang's 'Opps Next Door Vol. 1'.
Luke Ballance  •  16 Jun, 2017
Avid fans of grime MCs Merky ACE, Tre Mission and Cadell will know that the three artists have been cooking up music under the collective name Tizzy Gang since late 2015. Originally a straightforward...
Luke Ballance  •  5 Jul, 2017
Ealing star Scrufizzer has dropped a garage-inspired new single entitled ‘More Time’, accompanied by memorable visuals courtesy of FuukAnimation. The track appears as the second of four on his new EP, Tropical Vybes, which...
Luke Ballance  •  13 Jun, 2017
WAVE Gang member Charlie Trees has dropped the long-awaited new video for his latest single, Charlie’s Tree 3, directed by George Barnes and starring Jake Davies. Somewhat of an outlier in the grime scene,...
Luke Ballance  •  28 Jun, 2017
East London emerging lyricist Jammz has teamed up with Tarquin, TSVI and Luru for an unorthodox new collaboration entitled Come to the Dance, which fuses grime with funky house. The song has been released...
Luke Ballance  •  11 Jul, 2017
Legendary lyricist Dot Rotten has recently marked his long-awaited comeback to MCing with a slew of new singles, the latest of which is entitled ’10/10′ and dropped last night via his SoundCloud. After several...
Luke Ballance  •  13 Jun, 2017
Grim Sickers has taken to SoundCloud to share Chris Eubanks Snr, a greazy new grime track to tide fans over until the release of his next commercial single. The song was produced by former...
Luke Ballance  •  23 Jun, 2017
21-year-old Northampton MC Izzie Gibbs has blessed fans with visuals for a new song titled Outta da Hood. The track serves as the third single from the young grime upstart’s new EP, Yin Yang,...
Luke Ballance  •  18 Jul, 2017
Lynxman, who doubles up as both a grime MC and a web developer, has recruited Jay Amo for the chilled new single ‘Training Wheels’. The track sees the two West Londoners deploy complex flows...
Luke Ballance  •  16 Jul, 2017
Grime veterans Dot Rotten and P Money have been at each others’ throats for the past few weeks, with P dropping three diss tracks in the form of the Snake EP over the weekend....
Luke Ballance  •  13 Jul, 2017
Derby’s man of the moment Eyez has shared a cold new single entitled ‘Understood’, produced by Doe-P. On the track, he vents his frustrations with fake MCs (“Man are talking ’bout trap but they...
Luke Ballance  •  12 Jul, 2017
Green Borough MC-turned-political activist Saskilla has dropped an energetic new video for ‘JD Bag’, directed by Ruby Seresin and Boya Dee. The song serves as the opening track on his latest project, Godson 1.5,...
Luke Ballance  •  11 Jul, 2017
Tottenham heartthrob Chip has dropped the hotly anticipated new video for ‘Honestly’, which features guest vocals from 67 members Dimzy and LD. The track serves as the second single from Chip’s forthcoming third album...
Luke Ballance  •  11 Jul, 2017
Legendary lyricist Dot Rotten has recently marked his long-awaited comeback to MCing with a slew of new singles, the latest of which is entitled ’10/10′ and dropped last night via his SoundCloud. After several...
Luke Ballance  •  10 Jul, 2017
K-Trap has shared a cold new video for Last Whip, the QUIETPVCK-produced title track from his new mixtape of the same name Рwhich dropped earlier today. The project features an all-star lineup of guests,...
Luke Ballance  •  6 Jul, 2017
Self-professed Nottingham king Snowy has today shared an imaginative new video for ‘Going On’, which he originally released as a single back in February. Both the audio and visuals pay homage to the classic...
Luke Ballance  •  5 Jul, 2017
Croydon’s Yung Fume has made a hotly anticipated return to Link Up TV with his second Behind Barz freestyle, following on from the recent release of his Noughts and Crosses 3 mixtape. On the...
Luke Ballance  •  5 Jul, 2017
Ealing star Scrufizzer has dropped a garage-inspired new single entitled ‘More Time’, accompanied by memorable visuals courtesy of FuukAnimation. The track appears as the second of four on his new EP, Tropical Vybes, which...
Luke Ballance  •  2 Jul, 2017
Skepta has today premiered a brand new single entitled ‘Hypocrisy’ via SoundCloud. The track, which he debuted in full at Webster Hall, New York on 7 June, was written and produced in its entirety...
Luke Ballance  •  28 Jun, 2017
Chip has unleashed an explosive new single entitled Gets Like That, featuring a guest verse from Ghetts. The track kicks off the campaign for his long-awaited third studio album; his first in six years,...