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Beatsource Launches 'VIP Crates' Playlist Series Photo Beatsource Launches 'VIP Crates' Playlist Series
by Sarah Jae Leiber - January 06, 2021

Beatsource, the digital music platform for open-format DJs from DJcity and Beatport, has launched VIP Crates, an on-going series of playlists curated by the world’s most influential DJs. Compiled exclusively for Beatsource, the playlists give insight into which tracks grace the sets of top tastemake...
J.Kas X Ruell Drops Summer-Ready Track 'BonBon' Photo J.Kas X Ruell Drops Summer-Ready Track 'BonBon'
by Kaitlin Milligan - July 02, 2020

Rapper J.KAS calls upon upcoming R&B singer Ruell to offer some distraction away from the chaotic current events with latest single, 'BonBon'....
DJ Zinc Teams Up with Alicai Harley on New Single 'Bubble' Photo DJ Zinc Teams Up with Alicai Harley on New Single 'Bubble'
by Kaitlin Milligan - March 20, 2020

Marking his first release of 2020, UK dance music legend DJ Zinc has collaborated with budding London singer-songwriter Alicai Harley on new single 'Bubble', out March 20th via his own imprint Bingo Bass. ...
Megan Thee Stallion Announced As Apple Music Up Next Artist Photo Megan Thee Stallion Announced As Apple Music Up Next Artist
by Tori Hartshorn - June 18, 2019

Apple Music today announced rap sensation Megan Thee Stallion as its latest Up Next artist. The Houston native earned widespread critical acclaim following the release of her debut album, ...
Afro Nation Festival Announces Latest Wave Of Acts, Beach Party Lineups Photo Afro Nation Festival Announces Latest Wave Of Acts, Beach Party Lineups
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 28, 2019

Taking place across 1st-4th August in the sun-soaked setting of Portugal's Algarve region, Afro Nationhas dropped a massive third wave of talent, with a slew of hip-hop, UK rap, reggae and dancehall DJs added to the inaugural line-up. Tickets sold out for the festival in a matter of days, but fans n...
Afro Nation Announces Second Wave Lineup Photo Afro Nation Announces Second Wave Lineup
by Kaitlin Milligan - March 06, 2019

Taking place across 1st-4th August in the sun-soaked setting of Portugal's Algarve region, Afro Nationannounces the sensational second wave line up for its inaugural event celebrating all things afrobeats, hip-hop, UK rap, reggae and dancehall. Tickets sold out for the festival in a matter of weeks ...
Eastern Electrics Announces Lineup Featuring MK, Orbital, Skream, Big Narstie Photo Eastern Electrics Announces Lineup Featuring MK, Orbital, Skream, Big Narstie
by Kaitlin Milligan - March 04, 2019

Returning to Morden Park over Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th August, Eastern Electrics is back with an all star lineup, new stages, a pool party, vamped up VIP area and more. Descending on South London's luscious Morden Park, ravers will have the chance to see some of the biggest names in electronic mu...
Wizkid, Burna Boy and Davido to Headline the Afro Nation Festival Photo Wizkid, Burna Boy and Davido to Headline the Afro Nation Festival
by Kaitlin Milligan - January 29, 2019

Wizkid, Burna Boy and Davido are the firsts artists to be announced for the inaugural Afro Nation Festival set to take place between Thursday 01 August – Sunday 04 August 2019 at Portimao in the Algarve region of Portugal. Afro Nation Festival will celebrate all things Hip-Hop, R&B, Reggae and Dance...
Spotify Presents: Who We Be Live 2018 Including The O2 Academy Birmingham Photo Spotify Presents: Who We Be Live 2018 Including The O2 Academy Birmingham
by Macon Prickett - April 23, 2018

Spotify's hugely successful Who We Be Live is set to return this year, following its sold out inaugural show at Alexandra Palace in November 2017. Who We Be will return in 2018 with two exciting shows: The O2 Academy Birmingham on 14th June, and Alexandra Palace in November, presented by Live Nation...
The Butterfly Effect Festival Launches in Croydon with Steve Lawler, Secondcity, Char Photo The Butterfly Effect Festival Launches in Croydon with Steve Lawler, Secondcity, Charlie Sloth and More
by Macon Prickett - March 01, 2018

Croydon has long been a hotbed of musical activity and is the birthplace of some of the most exciting genres ever to have emerged the UK. This rich history will be reflected in the town's first ever house and techno focussed festival taking place on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th July 2018 at Lloyd P...
Shakka Drops Track MAN DOWN Featuring AlunaGeorge Photo Shakka Drops Track MAN DOWN Featuring AlunaGeorge
by Tori Hartshorn - February 20, 2018

Two-time MOBO Award winner SHAKKA commenced a stellar new chapter in his career when he released 'Heart The Weekend' late last year. Praised by Wiley, the track earned radio support from Radio 1 (Huw Stephens), 1Xtra (MistaJam, Twin B, A. Dot, Charlie Sloth, Yasmin Evans), Beats 1 (Julie Adenuga) an...
Unruly Win Red Bull Culture Clash ATL; Jermaine Dupri & More Among Special Guests
by Caryn Robbins - August 28, 2017

The world's biggest music battle made its debut in Atlanta on Friday, August 25. Inspired by Jamaican sound clashes, the Atlanta installment took place at 787 Windsor and featured four of the top crews from around the globe...