Listen: XV - 'Chaka Shao Khan'
Kansas native XV has reworked supreme funk vocalist Chaka Khan’s ‘Angel’ into a soulful hip-hop joint. Chaka’s vocals have been distorted for the chorus to reach an even higher pitch –yes that is possible. XV’s rhymes are purposeful while DJ Tech-Neek’s head nodding production makes this one a must listen.
Tweak Bird are playing a rare show at London’s Lexington tonight, and to celebrate they've released both sides of the Forget Em 7" for you to listen to. The b-side is a cover of T Rex's 'Children of the Revolution', which I'm sure they'll play tonight if you ask them nicely. [read more]