Playing tracks by
BIG BOI, Nwa, Toots and the Maytails, R.A. The Rugged Man, Betty Wright and more.
Well blow us down with a feather and tickle our senses pink if the Bank Holiday weekend didn’t bring us an unexpected surprise in the shape of a brilliant exclusive mix from UK hip-hop’s finest, The Nextmen. Yes, that’s right people, Besti-mix 33 is chest-puffing, hip swaggering, head-nodding, beat-heavy beast, a showcase for street hip-hop old and new taking from the sidewalks of Compton to downtown Kingston via Atlanta and onto the UK’s grime and dubstep crews of Croydon and Bow.
So charge your glasses and get set to bounce to “banging joints” (c. Tim Westwood) from the likes of NWA, Jay-Z, Mos Def, Wiley, D Double E and Benga...