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On Air Now 16:00 – 17:45

The UKG Vault


Lock down! Listen to interviews and freestyles from some of the scene's major players.


The self-confessed King of Grime discusses his new album Greatest Hits and the success of Boy Better Know at Napa.
ListenInterview part 1part 2part 3 | part 4


One man bandit Bashy drops in to talk new anthem, Black Boys, role models in sport music and politics, his influences and unity in the scene.
ListenInterview part 1part 2 | part 3
ListenLive P.A. of So Little Time 
VideoVideo of Black Boys


This 16 year old from North London is getting serious heat right now - find out why.
ListenInterview part 1 | part 2
ListenFreestyle 1 | Freestyle 2

Tinchley StryderTinchy Stryder

Tinchy Stryder is back in the vaults and tells us where he's at now.
Interview | Freestyle
'Working For Days' | 'Rely On Me'


The music is the focus. Ghetto explains how he's developed as an artist and why he wants to get to the top of the industry.
Interview | Freestyle

Lauren MasonLauren Mason

Hot off the block, the RnG vocalist discusses her inspirations and influences in music from the likes of Wiley, Tracey Chapman, Jonny Cash to AfterShock.
Interview | 'Hold Me' live

Control SControl S

The production outfit go into how they produce tracks, their musical influences and more!
Interview | Scott Maurice ft MC Majestic live

Nasty JackNasty Jack

Hear Nasty like you've never heard him before. Get the scoop on his community work, Nasty Crew affiliation and who rates in the scene.

Darren MartynDarren Martyn & Kele Le Roc

The producer behind 'Missing You' and Sadie Ama's 'Falling' dropped by with Kele Le Roc to tell Cameo about his debut album 'Darren Martyn Presents' and explain why he's the name on everybody's lips.
Darren Martyn - My Girl
Kele Le Roc - My Love (Darren Martyn refix)
Kele Le Roc - Had To Be Her

TinchyTinchy Stryder

Straight out of Ruff Sqwd, Tinchy bursts into the 1X studios to fill Richie Vee in on his solo project.
Interview | Freestyle


He's moved so many mixtapes that it made him the biggest seller of 2005. Now Bashy's back and even bigger with the Chupa Chupas Assorted Flavas.
Interview | Freestyle

Marcie Phonix & Hypa FennMarcie Phonix & Hypa Fenn

The boys speak to Cameo after finally dropping their long awaited mixtape Ready For Merkage. But what took so long? They explain all.
Interview | Freestyle

Doom ManNo Apologies

A new force is making their name on the music scene. No Apologies, the label, is up and running. Find out "wha gwan".
Interview | Freestyle

L Dot ManL Dot Man

L Dot Man speaks about people who hate on him, big plans with Ghostface Killah and why he still takes the bus!
Interview | Freestyle

B LiveB Live

Hear the award-winning MC on why grime should be called UK hip hop, working with Virgo & Flirta D on the Clack riddim, plus much more.
Interview | Freestyle

New Jack ProductionsNew Jack Productions

NJP are raising the game in the grime music video scene! The guys passed through to speak about the making of Nasty Crew's 'Girls Love Nasty' and Ny's 'Fire' videos.
Behind-the-scenes of Aftershock's video


Find out what the Godfather of Grime really thinks about the major labels.
Wiley on his retirement from garage

Ms DynamiteMs Dynamite and Akala

The lyrical brother and sister came in to shed light on how the illastate label came about and drop some advice on how to break through.

More interviews:

The Hip Hop Vault
The Dancehall Vault
The RnB Vault
Big mainstream interviews

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