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I Chat To MistaJam About His Sony Nomination, Life At BBC Radio One…And Nando’s

Fresh from being nominated second year running for a Sony Radio Award, BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra DJ MistaJam is about to experience one of his most hectic summers yet.

With the steady gathering of his new Speakerbox brand, which now includes a joint music compilation venture with Ministry of Sound, the music fanatic is going back to his club roots with dates across the UK and Europe and spoke to Skiddle about what we can expect, behind the scenes at BBC’s Radio 1 and proper club etiquette…

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I Chat To Dubstep King Benga About Magnetic Man, Working With Katy B And Jamming With Skrillex

Benga is a busy man. As well as being one third of Croydon Dubstep outfit Magnetic Man and releasing track ‘Rockstar’ in April, the 25-year old musician is embarking on an European tour which will include his first ever live show in June at KOKO, Camden with Dismantle, Joker and Youngman.

However before taking off for the start of his Euro trek, Skiddle managed to sideline the Londoner for a chat about his new album, working with Katy B and Dubstep going pop…

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I Got To Interview Roll Deep: So I Ask Them About Being Labelled ‘Sellouts’ And How’d They’d Handle A Public Racist Rant

After years being a staple in the UK Grime scene, rap collective Roll Deep have morphed into a well-oiled pop machine with two UK number single under their belts ‘Good Times’ and ‘Green Light.’ The group are looking to follow up their mainstream success off the back of another line-up change, with group co-founder rapper Wiley out and singer Tania Foster in.

With the release of new single ‘Picture Perfect’ out this month and an album due to drop later in the year crew members Tania, J2K, Breeze, Brazen and Flo Dan sat down with TaleTela to talk about their new chapter, online racist rants and Tania plays Buff, Marry, Kill with the men in the group…