Kid D makes it look 2 Eazy ‘You were always Part 2’ Instrumental

If this smooth as silk instrumental sounds familiar that’s because it was revisited on the return to Grime roots album ‘Godfather’ by Grime stalwart Wiley. Beat master Kid D crafted a wifey riddim which sounds current giving us girls something to sway to whilst finding ourselves swept away on the waves of nostalgia as he… Continue reading Kid D makes it look 2 Eazy ‘You were always Part 2’ Instrumental

Our Godfather: The Legend, The Legacy, The Longevity (Part 2)

Last week we looked at Wiley’s musical roots as a youth, his sonic creation - the Eski beat instrumentals, his discovery of Dizzee Rascal and the alliances formed which would stand the test of time. During the interlude you should have become acquainted with the ice rink armed with the avalanche of riddims I left you with at the end of Part 1 (If not skate backwards to Part 1, have a listen and re-join us here.) It’s now time to put down the skates and pick up your skis...

Our Godfather: The Legend, The Legacy, the Longevity (Part 1)

The rise and rhymes of the Godfather of Grime is a perfect example of seemingly random events (some of which were triggered by Wiley himself and others pulled Wiley in like the mass gravity of a faraway planet) swirling and colliding in complete chaos and as a result something complete and wholly organic, which made perfect sense, began to emerge...