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10 Acts You Had No Idea Were Playing Glastonbury

By George Percival | 23rd June 2014

Part of Glastonbury’s enduring reputation is its propensity for composing a line-up that is extensive that a wealth of acts will pass by unnoticed. We’ve sieved through the thousands of acts who will be making...

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Plan B And Paul Weller To Play Free Shows

27th June 2012

Plan B, Paul Weller and Nas are to headline free gigs in London.The trio are among a number of acts who will perform at the city's 100 Club as part of Converse's Represent series.The nine...

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Speech Debelle Felt 'Stuck' During Homeless Years

28th May 2012

British rapper Speech Debelle has told how she felt "trapped" living in homeless shelters in London before launching her music career.The hip-hop star - real name Corynne Elliot - left home at 19 years old...

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Tinchy Stryder And Dionne Bromfield To Release Olympic Single

30th June 2011

Tinchy Stryder and Dionne Bromfield will record the official song for the 2012 Olympic Games. The pair have rewritten Speech Debelle's 'Spinnin' as 'Spinnin' for 2012' to reference the upcoming London games and 'Take Me...

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People's Mercury Favourite Paul Weller

7th September 2010

Paul Weller is favourite to win tonight's (07.09.10) Mercury Music Prize. There have been an unprecedented number of bets at bookmakers on the singer and internet polls have been flooded with votes for his album...

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Debelle Quits Record Label

25th November 2009

Up-and-coming British rapper SPEECH DEBELLE has quit her record label amid accusations music bosses failed to properly distribute her much-hyped debut album.The 26 year old won this year's (09) coveted Mercury Prize and demand for...

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Unknown Rapper Takes Home Mercury Prize

9th September 2009

Relative unknown U.K. rapper SPEECH DEBELLE beat out competition from established Brits KASABIAN, LA ROUX and FLORENCE AND THE MACHINE to take home this year's (09) prestigious Mercury Prize in London on Tuesday (07Sep09).The 25...

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