SamFloating

Full time enthusiast, part time writer. Samuel has a keen ear and an eclectic palette for most genres. He also has a unique way with words and is able to get his point across with style.

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SamFloating  •  19 Sep, 2018
Believe it or not, there are actually people that haven’t watched Shiro’s Story or even heard of Rapman; the brains behind the aforementioned trilogy that has captured the attention of millions since its debut...
SamFloating  •  12 Mar, 2018
Towards the end of February, South London’s emerging talent, Suspect linked up with grime veteran Skepta on their remix to BlocBoy JB and Drake’s ‘Look Alive’. A few days later the FBG linked up...
SamFloating  •  4 Jun, 2018
Despite YouTube working with the Metropolitan Police to take down a number of UK Drill videos from various accounts, the content is still being pushed out at a healthy rate. The Link Up TV...
SamFloating  •  3 Nov, 2018
East London born rapper and TV personality Professor Green has dropped a string of singles this year such as “Mercedes Riddim” (feat. Dutch), “Unruly” (with Fekky and Diztortion) and more recently “Count On You”...
SamFloating  •  28 Feb, 2018
Skepta called it! On his Instagram page a couple of days ago, he uploaded a picture with OTB’s very own FBG, Suspect and told us Stay Alive was coming soon. Nobody knew what this...
SamFloating  •  13 Apr, 2018
Headie One makes . a stellar return to the channel as he unleashes the brand new music video to his fresh, new single, Banter On Me. Headie has been on quite a prolific run...
SamFloating  •  24 Apr, 2018
On 4/20, the ever elusive rapper J. Cole dropped his fifth studio album ‘KOD’, an album which has already sparked a mass debate on his work and abilities whilst drawing praise on his decision...
SamFloating  •  19 Mar, 2018
Joey Clipstar is back with the second episode of Season 10 to his flagship show; Hardest Bars. This week he definitely has some more fire for us as the likes of Bugzy Malone, Skepta,...
SamFloating  •  16 Apr, 2018
Avelino is getting busy in 2018 and we’re here for it! Off the back dropping his ‘Nice For What’ cover of Drake’s latest smash hit titled ‘Nice For Life’, the North London lyricist has...
SamFloating  •  2 Mar, 2018
More new music for your headtops! East London’s staple D Double E has linked up with Boy Better Know’s Skepta to give us an old school banger called ‘Nang’. In 2016 the tandem (via...
SamFloating  •  4 Apr, 2018
East London starlet Yxng Bane is having a great 2018 so far. The artist’s profile has been building following a fruitful 2017 and this year saw him release the sensational ‘Vroom’. He recently made...
SamFloating  •  2 Mar, 2018
‘On Remand’ is a new collaboration by North West London’s K Koke and Dappy. For context, this is the collaboration that many thought would never happen. Back in 2012 when K Koke was signed...
SamFloating  •  16 Feb, 2019
On the 13th of February, most people would have been concerned with the Champions League ties on the night. Some of us had other, more intimate settings to attend to. While teams such as...
SamFloating  •  16 Feb, 2019
Grime veteran and Plaistow’s own, Ghetts has been pretty active since the release of his 2018 album Ghetto Gospel: The New Testament. It was released to great fanfare from fans and grime loyalists alike, and...
SamFloating  •  16 Jan, 2019
South London based rap collective Smoke Boys are back with their first music video of 2019! Back in October they released their latest mixtape Don’t Panic 2 and released videos for “Hurry N Buy”,...
SamFloating  •  6 Jan, 2019
Smoke Boys’s Swift is probably the most abstract member of the collective given his choice use of imagery, the animation in his voice and his humour. All of which are evident on his debut...
SamFloating  •  5 Jan, 2019
The UK versus US narrative is tired, especially when it is becoming more common to see collaborations across the pond on every level. From Stefflon Don and Tory Lanez (“Senseless” Remix), to Nafe Smallz,...
SamFloating  •  5 Jan, 2019
London based producer MKThePlug had a great 2018 making a name for himself as one of the most sought after drill producers in the scene along side M1OnTheBeat. Last year saw him collaborate with...
SamFloating  •  12 Dec, 2018
Emerging London singer Zion Foster is back with a completely new take as he has been quiet for a minute. The 19 year old singer, who made his debut earlier this year with the...
SamFloating  •  5 Dec, 2018
Ratlin has been around for a hot minute and the West London staple has quietly been dropping material this year. In the summer just gone, he had dropped “New Jack City” and an Afroswing...
SamFloating  •  5 Dec, 2018
A Smith has been under the radar a bit following the release of last year’s “Friend Zone” his first video on Link Up TV’s YouTube page. To be fair, the London based rapper had...
SamFloating  •  2 Dec, 2018
It’s pretty much of an understatement at this point to say that South London grime superstar Stormzy is having a standout 2018. He has seen the release of his book ‘Rise Up: The #Merky...
SamFloating  •  27 Nov, 2018
West London rapper Big Strikes has been quiet for a hot minute! His last video on the Link Up TV YouTube channel titled “Be Balling” was released a little over four years ago; since...
SamFloating  •  24 Nov, 2018
Maxsta has been an active MC lately given the impending release of Maxtape 2, which is scheduled to drop on the 30th of November. The East Londoner has dropped a number of loosies in the build...