Avelino on his goal to make a “classic debut album” for the streets: “I want it to last forever”

The North London rapper's debut album has been years in the making, and the result is a powerful piece of work that underlines UK rap's unique storytelling ability

Yungen on ‘Passionate & Paranoid’: “I just wanted to rap – I can’t put it any other way”

Check out the single 'Popstar' as the south London rapper tells us about his new project featuring Ghetts, Krept & Konan and Avelino

Avelino announces new project ‘Ego Kills’ and shares new track ‘100k’

"I feel lucky to be this phenomenal and have the opportunity to showcase it"

Watch Avelino’s video for confident new single ‘Demons’

It's his first official release of 2021

Wretch 32 – ‘Upon Reflection’ review: one of the best UK rap records of the year

The UK giant that is Wretch 32 puts everyone to shame with his fifth studio album, 'Upon Reflection'. This album, filled with poetic observations,...

Avelino tells us what makes the perfect mixtape and how ‘greatness’ awaits in 2018

Seeing as he picked up the prize for Best Mixtape at the VO5 NME Awards 2018, we thought it only right to ask Avelino...

Avelino wins Best Mixtape supported by Bulldog Gin at the VO5 NME Awards 2018

Avelino has won the award for Best Mixtape supported by Bulldog Gin at the VO5 NME Awards 2018. The Tottenham rapper released his triumphant mixtape...