Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
Grime and Open Data: A Match Made in London
Research Assistant, Open Data Institute
Through a Vice documentary last year, grime artist JME asked for transparency to be brought to something that affects both his livelihood and his way of life: performing music. Without realizing it, he may well have been talking about a need for open data.
The BBC's DJ Cameo Talks About the Emergence of British #Grime Music (Part 1)
Cecilia T. Capers
Attorney, Writer and Former Teacher
In a time when rap luminaries Kendrick Lamar and Wiz Khalifa are injecting energy into the American rap scene, other heavy hitters such as Kanye West and Rick Ross are helping to raise the profile of the urban, gritty sound of the indigenous British music genre known as grime.
For Daniel Holt, Honesty Is More Than a Virtue -- It's a Lifestyle
John Jay Scholar, writer, chocolate enthusiast, and lover of a...
The music stopped. Hearts stopped. Holt paused but didn't stop because he had to bow and prove that it was only a performance, that he would wake up tomorrow and rehearse the same solo for his next gig. But really that's a lie, because it wasn't only a performance.
UK's Ruder Than Rude Boys:
A few hours before another SOLD OUT show -- this time at Terminal 5 on Manhattan's westside, I had a very engaging conversation backstage with half of Rudimental's foursome -- Amir and Piers, who were casually kicking back in their dressing room.
DJ/Writer Sacha 'Son Raw' Orenstein Brings Fresh Sounds and Insights to the Music Field
Writer/Director/Producer, Host of "Point Blank With Alex Koenig"
When James Murphy of LCD Soundsystem explained his worry of being bested by the younger DJs with better ideas and more talent on "Losing My Edge," he was talking about cats like Son Raw.
Prima Donna Nails It With
Bless This Mess
Every once in a while life showers us with something so perfect it's nothing short of brilliant, and Prima Donna's recently released album
Bless This Mess
is as good as down and dirty rock 'n' roll gets.
Ten Grime Tracks of the Last Decade
Editor - MTV: The Wrap Up
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
FROM OUR PARTNERS
Sleep & Wellness
What's Working: Purpose + Profit
The Power of Humanity
Difference Maker 100
Expert analysis and commentary to make sense of today's biggest stories.
Sign up here to have the best stories delivered straight to your inbox.
First-person essays, features, interviews and Q&As about life today.
Get breaking news alerts
Download our app
Go to mobile site