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Hip Hop

Aussie Hip Hop is flourishing, from underground battles to major festivals. community radio loves it, and you can catch the latest crews, MCs, and tunes here.

Tracks

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Blaq Carrie - Let There be Hope ( feat Adam George)     Hip Hop, Rap 15/04/2013
Blaq Carrie Rapper/Singer, set to make a massive impact on the music scene. Hailing from Harare the capital city of Zimbabwe.Now residing in Brisbane.
The track is about working hard fighting for our dreams when no else believes in you.

Skurge - Circular Inertia     Hip Hop, Psychedelic, World 11/04/2013
Straight up boom bap with a psychedelic twist. Skurge is a nomadic MC that fuses together a unique blend of complex mind-melting wordplay with world-class production.
The title track from his debut album - Circular Inertia - Skurge ties lyrics and rhythm together with the underlying understanding that its all a spiral, and every living thing is a part of the spiral.

Other tracks by Skurge:  Chemical Shaman  -  Cacti Cultervation
Mailer Daemon - Always On The Grind Ft. Jeswon, The Tongue & P Smurf     Hip Hop, Electronic, Rap 03/04/2013
Persian blooded, American born, Malaysian bred and Sydney-based, Mailer Daemon’s rich cultural mix is reflected in the innovation and diversity of his music.
Lead single and trap-rap anthem ‘Always on the Grind,’ features the talents of Jeswon (Thundamentals), The Tongue (Elefant Tracks) and P Smurf (Daily Meds). The track shares the untold story of job-juggling bedroom artists, expressing the passion required in the search for recognition all while packing an anthemic punch.

Ry - Ride for Me     Hip Hop, Rap, Pop 02/04/2013
In Melbourne there is a twenty-something creating New-Wave Rap Music that has a refreshing sound and organic feel. He goes by the name of simply ‘Ry’.
"Ride For Me’ – Is the perfect finish to an endless summer. Featuring Synth-Pop Artist Shadow Kitsuné, the two mesh perfectly on this song that channels a young Jay-Z and Mariah Carey.

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Red Bantoo - Green Honey     Hip Hop 29/03/2013
An Australian live electronic act fusing hip hop, soul and jazz.
A colourful blend of hip hop and soul, feat rapper Chapter one.

Kadyelle - Ten Steps ft Ozi Batla     Hip Hop 22/03/2013
Kadyelle is known for her lyrical dexterity, brash brooding over heavy beats, intimate poetry weaved into sentimental boom bap and confident mastery of cadence and rhyme.
Kadyelle featuring Ozi Batla. Produced by Admin Beats. Mixed by Aetcix. Mastered by Avene.

Other tracks by Kadyelle:  Down To The Flow ft Rachael Berry & Thorts  -  Ordinary Day ft Porsah Laine
Big Dumb Kid - Thieves ft Rainbow Chan     Hip Hop, Electronic 20/03/2013
Big Dumb Kid wields 16-bit sounds and strong HipHop ethics fusing the rich melodies of Electronica with an autonomous perspective of his surroundings, BDK writes conscious songs for inquisitive listeners.
Big Dumb Kid releases "Thieves" a single collaboration with Rainbow Chan.
“I love her style and production. As soon as I heard her voice I knew I had to get her on a track... I've combined worlds of music that I'm very fond of. An ambience that builds and builds...”


Other tracks by Big Dumb Kid:  Somebody Else  -  About My Dream
Citizen Kay - Yes!     Hip Hop 20/03/2013
Citizen Kay is a rapper, hip hopper, multi-instrumentalist, producer and songwriter with beats to burn and a big appetite for music and success.
Up and funky hip hop with killer beats and a guitar line that hooks from the start and a flowing rap that moves across the track like hot lava.

Rif Raf - Always Home     Hip Hop 20/03/2013
Pays homage to his roots & all the opportunities that have been presented to him throughout his life. His parents migrated from Palestine & Lebanon, Rif was born in Sydney
“The message I want to relay in this song is that we are one and I will always pay homage to where I come from” says Rif Raf.


Frieda's Boss - i i i (I no longer care)     Reggae/Dub, Reggae, Drum 'n' Bass / Jungle 15/03/2013
Frieda’s Boss, a popular reggae, ska, dub outfit have endeared themselves to lovers of the lively rhythms of Jamaica’s dancehall scene, drum ‘n’ bass and ska. Bo!
The fierce brass bursts of "I I I (I No Longer Care)" may bowl you over if you're not ready for them. Lead vocalist Train defiantly vocalizes breaking away from marital bondage, ripping through the verses in an monotone chant that's slightly sung, but with a hip-hop emcee's cadence.

Other tracks by Frieda's Boss:  Never Leave  -  Dreadlocks Nuh Kill Yuh
Caper - Bright Lights     Hip Hop 14/03/2013
Caper has a unique and uplifting sound to deliver to the hip hop scene. Rapping insightful lyrics inspired by the highs and lows of life
Bright Lights tells a story of Caper’s journey working towards for filling his dreams of making it rapping. Bright Lights is an infectious up-beat sounding introduction to Caper’s lyrical style that will have you on your feet and dancing.

The Tongue - Drums     Hip Hop 09/03/2013
Widely regarded as one of the country’s most imaginative MCs—with a natural charisma that sets him apart from the horde of anonymous rappers vying for your attention.
Drums’ packs major punch with The Tongue’s trademark sharp flows and cheeky wordplay. The sophisticated new-school production comes courtesy of Cam Bluff (Vegas Aces), showing why peers rate him as one of local hip hop’s most exciting producers.



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Twig - Future Me     Hip Hop, Pop 26/02/2013
"Positive lyrics wrapped over underlying meanings flowing over DIY beats rotating over a world bursting with everything we need." - Twig
This track is a question, posed to myself, 30 years from now. Will I have achieved all I wanted? Will I have stuck to my ideals. It ends off by reminding "future me" that I must stop looking back on the past, but continue to live in the now.

Other tracks by Twig:  Today  -  Believe In The Dream
Lil' Del and DJ Matty - Come on Everybody (Everythings' Gonna Be Alright)     Pop, Australian Indigenous, Hip Hop 22/02/2013
Lil' Del and DJ Matty are a young musical duo from a very remote desert community. The pair bring life in the bush closer than ever before.
Dynamic Wingellina duo, Lil' Del and DJ Matty, have worked hard to put together this uplifting new track. Featuring the vocals of local songstress, Hinerangi, this song celebrates life and is set to be the next big party hit this year!

Daily Meds - Insane     Hip Hop, Dubstep 22/02/2013
Daily Meds are an energetic and eclectic hip hop quartet from Sydney, a staple of the Big Village collective; they blend politically charged, rapid flow lyricism with large bass-driven beats.
A politically charged, dubstep influenced banger.

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Other tracks by Daily Meds:  Schoolyard Bullies  -  Getup
Urthboy - The Big Sleep Feat. Alex Burnett     Pop, Rock 19/02/2013
Urthboy is a Sydney-based hip hop artist. His music career has spanned four critically acclaimed solo albums. He fronts 8-piece hip group The Herd & manages independent label Elefant Traks.
'The Big Sleep' recounts the moving story of Natalie Woods, a reclusive elderly lady whose body was found in her Surry Hills home 8 years after she had passed away. It features the beautiful soaring vocals Alex Burnett (Sparkadia).

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Other tracks by Urthboy:  Knee Length Socks
SkankMC - 'Skank N Flim Flam     Hip Hop, Rap 08/02/2013
SkankMC is a Northern Territory hip-hop artist, making songs which reflect his life and surroundings. His EP is a diverse mix of stories that hope to entertain and provoke thought.
The story of SkankMC and his DJ Flim Flam driving 3000kms to play a 20 minute show. Faced with the challenge of living in an isolated area, they showed their dedication and commitment to the music.

Other tracks by SkankMC:  Georgia  -  Alice Kings
MC Kean - Dope Penmanship 2 ft. Rakaa     Hip Hop, Pop 07/02/2013
MC Kean is an Australian hiphop MC/Producer with lyrical attitude and extreme high quality beats.
Underground raw hip hop featuring the legendary Rakaa of Los Angeles super crew Dilated Peoples.

Other tracks by MC Kean:  Masterpiece (Remix)  -  Luminescent ft. Sareem Poems (Remix)
The Pursuit - Stage to the Horizon     Hip Hop, Rock, Punk, Reggae 07/02/2013
The Pursuit is an unusual mix of Hip Hop vocals and different musical styles. If you're looking for something new, but familiar, The Pursuit's your band!
"Stage to the Horizon" is the title of our debut release.

Other tracks by The Pursuit:  Stomp  -  Rinsed
Spit Syndicate - Beauty In The Bricks     Hip Hop, Rap 31/01/2013
Jimmy and Nick drape their smooth vocals and trademark flows over layered, head-nodding production to create an uplifting, catchy songs for the summer. Hip Hop at its finest.
"Beauty in the Bricks is a song about rejecting the monotony of routine in favour of something brand new, something fresh and exciting.” Nick Lupi

Other tracks by Spit Syndicate:  Folly