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If you like I love dancehall/bashment check out Heatwave's latest Rinse FM show here.

If you wanna hear a mix I did, yes, I an' I click here. Every big riddim from 2010, riddim's UK selectors don't play like Gangsta City, songs from popular riddims they don't play (cos it isn't sexually explicit or about guns) and songs that will buss the dance in the future.

N-Dubz debut USA single sounds, rather...

hmm... But I triple double dare you to leave me in a room with Ny and Tulisa.

Men Lie, Women Lie... But the facts don't

MEN LIE,WOMEN LIE.....BUT THE FACTS DONT! is a short film written and directed by UK rapper/actor Fredi KRUGA Nwaka and Ben MESTOR Dansac. It is based on a TRUE STORY and follows a day in the life of Ryan 'SHANKZ' Clinton and the events which led to a gruesome discovery late one summer evening. To some a telephone call is a source of information or just others, it is a catalyst for an EXPLOSION!

ATTACHED CAST: Fredi 'KRUGA' Nwaka (Dead Man Running, Victim, Lethal), Tanya Vital (Emmerdale,Holby), Phoenix James ( Romeo is Dying, Dora) , Gennese Williams (Storm Damage,Extreme Makeover)

Features music from Gappy Ranks, The Real Mr Smith, SKillz Beatz, Kruga, D Goode. RATED 15. ONLINE RELEASE DATE: 15:11:10

This looks interesting. Yes another street tale, but based on a true story gives an interesting spin to me.

10 year-old pickney have pickney?

A 10-year-old girl from Romania has given birth in southern Spain, officials in the region have said.

Spotted this story.

Initially I thought, "That's some unfortunate freak accident. Didn't know they had the tools to fall pregnant at that age." Then it hit me, you have to do the do to get kids. What the hell happened here? How is a 13 year-old breeding a 10 year old? Disgusting. I wonder if this happened in south London whether someone would link it to hip hop music videos and lyrics such as Tip Drill and P-Poppin like this punk linked slang to gang crime. I don't even understand how black community = gang stuff.

Deeper feat. Enjay 'Stuntin on the Corner'

This beat is weighty. Sounds Yank but still it goes 'ard. Yout's rap well too.

Wiley, Giggs and Juelz Santana 'Bright Lights'

Yeah, Juelz Sanatana! No, this isn't a verse from him in 2003. And yeah, this song isn't actually that good. I'm posting it because it may be of some interest to you guys

Cherri V, my favourite girl?

Jacked from MistaHooli Erm, looks-wise most definitely. Still waiting for her to make a song I actually like though. If you are reading this and you know her personally, I beg you tell her to make something r&b lovers will appreciate. This pop-drivel can come once she's established a proper fan base but I'm struggling with this I'm afraid. I liked her stuff at the album listening last year, can we get some of that please? Thanks.

Kanye's Dark Twister Fantasy

Jacked from ThisIsMax New cover, surprise, surprise

1. Dark Fantasy
2. Gorgeous (Ft. Kid Cudi and Raekwon)
3. POWER (Ft. Dwele) | MUSIC VIDEO
4. All Of The Lights (Interlude)
5. All Of The Lights (Ft. John Legend, The-Dream, Ryan Leslie, Tony Williams, Charlie Wilson, Elly Jackson, Alicia Keys, Fergie, Kid Cudi, Rihanna and Elton John)
6. Monster (Ft. Jay-Z, Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj and Bon Iver)
7. So Appalled (Ft. Jay-Z, Pusha T, CyHi Da Prynce, Swizz Beatz and RZA)
8. Devil In a New Dress (Ft. Rick Ross)
9. Runaway (Ft. Pusha T) | MOVIE
10. Hell Of a Life
11. Blame Game (Feat. John Legend)
12. Lost In The World
13. Who Will Survive In America (Ft. Gill-Scott Heron)
14. See Me Now (Bonus Track) (Ft. Big Sean, Beyonce and Charlie Wilson)
15. Chain Heavy (Ft. M.I.A) (iTunes Bonus)
16. Momma’s Boyfriend (iTunes Bonus)
17. Power Remix (Ft. Jay-Z & Swizz Beatz) (iTunes Bonus)
18. Pure (Ft. Mr Hudson) (iTunes Bonus)

Swear he leaked most of those songs for GOOD Fridays? Come like a dancehall album with the compilations. At least dancehall is a singles-driven market to use as an excuse.

Speaking of Max she will be judging tonight at Miss Flavour. Scorcher will also be in the house.

MC Hammer better run, run

Oh sorry, the song title is 'Better Run, Run'. Anyone reading the title could have thought I meant he better run. And for those of you who did think that, you're right (double entendre business).

In response to Jay's verse on GOOD Friday's track So Appalled in which Hov' says: "Hammer went broke so you know I'm more focused. I lost 30 mil so I spent another 30. But unlike Hammer 30 million can't hurt me."

So what does hammer do? Return fire! What the hell is this old man doing about he's dissing Jay-Zed? He took it all the way back to '93 with that rapping style. Not even LL Cool J raps like that anymore.

Semtex asked Jay-Z about the situation here

And with that,

Throwback Tune of the Day: MC Hammer tribute

Let's take it back to when Hammer was, well, MC Hammer. I don't know if I'll ever hear these songs the same way anymore after this embarrassment. But hey, here it is. U Can't Touch This

And 'Pray'


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