WE RUN THIS! Check out the top names in Grime, Afrobeat and Hip Hop making the waves and creating history.
1.STEFFLON DON -HURTIN ME
No 1 single featuring USA French Montana stormed the charts and beat even the hype of Rihannas ‘Wild Thoughts’.
2. J HUS -DID YOU SEE
600 thousand units sold for single, Mercury Prize nomination, 4 MOBO nominations and number 6 in album chart.
3. STORMZY – TOO BIG FOR
Independently smashed it and even featured on X Factor as a judge!
4. MIST – HOT PROPERTY
Birminghams hottest Hip Hop act signed a deal with Adidas and Levis and won best video at the MOBOs
5. LOTTO BOYZZ – NO DON
A sold out tour, collabs with the likes of Chipmunk and their singles have been streamed over 70 million times.
6. DAVIDO – IF
The hottest Afro Beat star smashed it at the MOBOs and is creating waves worldwide.
7. YUNGEN – BESTIE
Although not nominated for a MOBO this year, his single Bestie was a massive smash!
8. BIG SHAQ – Mans Not Hot
The most viewed urban single on YouTube – boasting over 100 million views!
9. DAVE featuring Mostack – NO WORDS
Dave has had a big buzz and now boasts millions of views in one week of release for his Steel Bangle produced No Words featuring Manchesters finest Mo Stack.
10. GIGGS – Lock Doe
Absolutely topping the charts worldwide with collaborations with world icon Drake