Hip hop and R&B

B-Boys and G-Girls unite; here's an in-depth run down of the UK's vibrant hip hop and R&B scene, with everything from tour information on the likes of Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Mary J Blige and Frank Ocean up to reviews of the biggest albums both old and new.

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Malia Live Presents Craig David TS5
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Malia Live Presents Craig David TS5

Pleasure Beach, Malia

Monday 31st Jul

7:00pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

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Malia Live Beach Festival

Featured event Virgin V Festival 2017 - Staffordshire

Virgin V Festival 2017 - Staffordshire

Weston Park, Staffordshire

19th August

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Virgin V Festival 2017 - Staffordshire

Weston Park, Staffordshire

Saturday 19th Aug

10:00am til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

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This week's hip hop and R&B events

 
Abstract Orchestra does DILLA
Popular Event: 251+ going
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Abstract Orchestra does DILLA

The Fleece, Bristol

Saturday 29th Apr

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 14

6 / 9 / 12

The 16 piece live ensemble rework the late great hip-hop producer J Dilla's seminal back catalogue

We Were Glue x Ghost present: The Strange and Wonderful Teaparty
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We Were Glue x Ghost present: The Strange and Wonderful Teaparty

The Buyers Club , Liverpool

Thursday 27th Apr

8:00pm til 3:00am

Minimum Age: 18

4/5/6/7OTD

We Were Glue x Ghost present a unique combination of live rock bands and DJs.

Featured event KRS-One
Popular Event: 284+ going

KRS-One

Exeter Pheonix, Devon

28th April

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KRS-One

Exeter Pheonix, Devon

Friday 28th Apr

7:30pm til 11:00am

Minimum Age: 16

15 // 20

The Balstmaster comes to Devon! A true hip-hop legend, move quickly as this one will lock out...

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KRS-One

Plug, Sheffield

27th April

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KRS-One

Plug, Sheffield

Thursday 27th Apr

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 14

15 // 20

The Blastmaster finally makes his Sheffield debut! A true hip-hop icon, expect an early lock out...