On the release of his 1st book & his autobiography ‘Eskiboy’, Wiley talks about the beginnings of the idea of him writing an autobiography, How he sum up his career so far, The struggles of when his 1st child arrived, What the Godfather name brings, The originators of Grime, Any regret of the way things went with him Dizzee Rascal, 2004 Wiley compared to now Wiley, Some of his biggest career mis-steps, The serious allegations made about him recently & more
In this episode of Unlock the Podcast, SK Vibemaker & Sarah Harrison are joined by California rapper Buddy to talk:
The Buddy breakthrough
Previous affiliation with Pharrell & iamOTHER imprint
Growing up with a father who is a Pastor and his influence/opinions on his music
Getting in the studio with a “Grimey” UK artist
Remembering Garage/Grime pioneer Major Ace
The lack of UK “underground" music coverage in the early days of blogging
The history of Dizzie and Wiley beef
The development of Giggs - Wamp 2 Dem feedback
Can Young Thug and Travis Scott be compared?
The GOAT of Atlanta discussion
Who holds the crown for R&B king?
Is artists signing a major label deal no longer a celebratory event?
Lil B calling out Post Malone and other 'culture vultures'
How does ‘Dove’ keep getting away with racially controversial messages?
In a clip from the full interview going out on Rinse FM on Monday July 1st 2017, Dizzee Rascal talks to SK Vibemaker about how it feels to be back out with a new album, weather there were any hesitations to make a Grime album, Needing to reply to younger MCs sending for him, ‘Dizzee make a Grime banger’ arguments, Calling it Grime before Wiley, Possible Wiley collaboration in the future & more
In part 3 of the interview, Novelist talks to SK Vibemaker for UW about the importance of the South London rep, steering clear of the street life, Dizzee Rascal comparisons, Ruff Sound movement, weather he sees himself exploring outside of the Grime sound much in his career, the anticipation for a mixtape/album, his current label situation & more
On the release of his 5th album, Kano talks to SK Vibemaker for Urbanworld about a re-building 2015, feeling the anticipation for a new album, quietly signing a new record deal, the making of Garage skank, Dizzee rascal nod on ‘Endz’ & more.
The album ‘Made in the manor’ is out now.
Giggs Interview on the eve of his debut album 'Walk in the park'...