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  •  17 Nov, 2018
Birmingham based drill artist Smuggzy Ace has been making waves this year as one of the emerging acts to follow from The Midlands. Given the views he has been racking up on various platforms,...
SamFloating  •  17 Jul, 2018
South London based artist Alicai Harley has been under the radar for a minute now as she bids to leave her mark on music in 2018. You might have heard of the Jamaican born...
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  •  7 Apr, 2019
The South London rap collective House of Pharaohs have been showing promise for a while now, both individually and as a unit. Since 2018’s The Fix EP, the boys have been quieter than normal, except...
SamFloating  •  31 Mar, 2019
It seems like just the other day when Giggs brought the Liverpudlian rapper Aystar and Brixton stalwart Youngs Teflon together on his Landlord standout ‘The Best’. In actual fact, that was almost three years ago....
SamFloating  •  20 Mar, 2019
YouTube based music platform Outlier LDN have been on a bit of a hiatus after debuting with an impressive first season of live acoustic sessions. But they’re back! Again, they’re championing the UK music...
SamFloating  •  16 Mar, 2019
Since the return and subsequent rebrand of the Smoke Boys clique, we have seen two solo tapes from Deepee (Tourist) and Swift (Swiftionary) drop respectively. Now it looks like Littlez is next up with...
SamFloating  •  16 Mar, 2019
Eyez, the Derby born grime MC is well known for his hard hitting cyphers and his 2016 mixtape Mind The Gap. Combining an unflappable charisma with inventive bars and a dizzying array of flows, Eyez...
SamFloating  •  3 Mar, 2019
International Women’s Day 2019 is fast approaching and so it is crucial to give women their due props, not only within music but across all walks of life. Platforms Acoustic Live and What If...
SamFloating  •  24 Feb, 2019
South London stalwart Nigz TG has been making waves on SoundCloud for a minute now. For those of you who don’t know, the emerging alternative grime artist has been shutting down shows whether on...
SamFloating  •  23 Feb, 2019
The recent flourish of music that has been occurring in the UK music scene has made it trickier for under exposed artists to get their shine. You could share a similar sentiment about a...
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...