Hip Hop Gigs & Hip Hop Nights in London
HIP HOP N BOWL
Bloomsbury Bowl, Sat 31st January 2015
Rock The Belles Present Hip Hop'N'Bowl.
FADED PRESENTS REFRESH
Ace Hotel, Saturday 31st January 2015
Refresh is for the old skool lovers, a chilled party vibe for the sophisticated ravers playing the finest old skool hip hop, rnb and garage.
Jazz Cafe, Saturday 31st January 2015
Alice Russell plays the second of two nights at London's Jazz Cafe.
NIPSEY HUSSLE + DJ SEMTEX
Islington Academy, Sun 1st February 2015
DJ Semtex presents ARRIVAL featuring Nipsey Hussle + DJ Semtex
SUPERBOWL XLIV PARTY
Bloomsbury Bowl, Sun 1st February 2015
Tuesday Morning Football, North London 40 & Any Given Sunday Night present: THE SUPER BOWL XLIV Party.
Jazz Cafe, Monday 2nd February 2015
MAMA & The Doctor's Orders presents Blackalicious Plus Dizraeli & DJ Downlo & Mo Fingaz.
JUXTAPOSING w/ BLAK TWANG
Silver Bullet, Wed 4th February 2015
BLAK TWANG / Live set, TRIPLE DARKNESS / Live set, JAZZ T (Boot records) beat / DJ set + More.
DJ SHADOW & CUT CHEMIST
The Forum, Wed 4th February 2015
Renegades of Rhythm - DJ Shadow & Cut Chemist.
Basement, Thursday 5th February 2015
100% organic locally sourced beats with DJ MK, Shortee Blitz, DJ Yoda & Mr Thing.
HIP HOP vs DANCEHALL
Trapeze, Friday 6th February 2015
The Doctor's Orders presents Hip Hop vs Dancehall.
TRU THOUGHTS SHOWCASE
The Forum, Saturday 7th February 2015
Soundcrash present the biggest London label night yet for Tru Thoughts.
QUEENS OF HIP HOP
Book Club, Saturday 7th February 2015
With Lily Mercer (Rinse FM), Clara Amfo (1xtra), Janeen Beanz (TheFunhouseTV) Anna Piranty & more.
STOUR SESSIONS LAUNCH
Stour Space, Saturday 7th February 2015
The start of Stour Sessions, a bi-monthly mini-festival celebrating the best in music, arts, film & visuals.
J DILLA CHANGED MY LIFE
Scala, Sunday 8th February 2015
Tribute to the life & work of a true Hip-Hop genius. All proceeds donated to the J-Dilla Foundation & Lupus UK
3rd ANNUAL J DILLA TRIBUTE
Juno Bar, Sunday 8th February 2015
Bunny Bread takes you on a musical journey through Dilla's catalogue. Including original samples, anthems & remixes.
Jazz Cafe, Monday 9th February 2015
Necro - the Terminator Tour + Hoochinoo DJ's.
Oval Space, Thursday 12th February 2015
OSM Events presents Ovation: TOKiMONSTA Live + special guests.
DOCTORS ORDERS VALENTINES
Basement, Friday 13th February 2015
DJs Spin Doctor, Mr Thing, Chris P Cuts, Mo Fingaz & Russ Ryan.
SUPA DUPA FLY
Jazz Cafe, Friday 13th February 2015
Supa Dupa Fly. 90s & Noughties Hiphop & RnB. Do For Love? Valentines edition.
The Garage, Friday 13th February 2015
MAMA presents Scratch Perverts + Al Dobson Jr + Reginald Omas Mamode IV + CLUB.THE.MAMMOTH. DJs.
ATLANTIC SOUL ORCHESTRA
Kensington Roof Gardens, Fri 13th Feb 2015
The country’s hardest hitting and most authentic soul band performing rare groove, soul and Motown hits.
EDO G + SPECIAL GUESTS
Jazz Cafe, Monday 16th February 2015
Edo G with support from Akrobatik, Reks & Termanology.
Lexington, Wednesday 18th February 2015
Soundcrash presents Andreya Triana. Doors 7pm.
Ace hotel, Thur 19th February 2015
Diggers Dozen 2nd Birthday!!! Record diggin' extraordinaires play 12 records each. Only two turntables, No Compilation, No Bootleg.
Hammersmith Apollo, Fri 20th February 2015
D'Angelo plays London's Hammersmith Apollo.
A BUNCH OF DECKHEADS
Big Chill Bar, Fri 20th February 2015
A Bunch Of Deckheads are back, this time around at The Big Chill Bar, Dray Walk off Brick Lane.
HIP HOP vs R&B
Jazz Cafe, Friday 20th February 2015
The Doctor's Orders presents Hip Hop vs R&B.
Jazz Cafe, Saturday 21st February 2015
The Herbaliser play London's Jazz Cafe.
Blueberry, Sunday 22nd February 2015
The Daytime Hip-Hop Party for Kids & Parents
Koko, Sunday 22nd February 2015
AGMP presents Arrested Development - U.K Tour 2015.
Silver Bullet, Thursday 26th February 2015
An Audio-Visual Hip-Hop night jam packed with underground rap music videos for your viewing pleasure.
XOYO, Thursday 26th February 2015
DELS has developed his own unique take on hip hop – intensely personal and poetic but also funny, scuzzy, raw and sonically adventurous.
DELE SOSIMI + TY
Brixton Jamm, Friday 27th February 2015
Wah Wah 45s are proud to present an afrobeat, funk and hip hop spectacular. With Dele Sosimi and UK Hip Hop Legend Ty.
Jazz Cafe, Friday 27th February 2015
Omar + Calvin Francis play the first of two nights at London's Jazz Cafe.
Koko, Friday 27th February 2015
Live Nation Presents August Alsina plus Guests.
Jazz Cafe, Saturday 28th February 2015
Omar + Calvin Francis play the second of two nights at London's Jazz Cafe.
Koko, Saturday 14th March 2015
Having not played a gig in London since 2010, Jay Electronica plays KOKO on Saturday 14th March 2015.
The Forum, Saturday 14th March 2015
DJ Yoda - Breakfast of Champions Album Launch Feat: DJ Yoda Live Band Show, DJ Yoda AV DJ Set, The Mouse Outfit, Reeps One.
Jazz Cafe, Monday 16th March 2015
Pharoahe Monch will be taking to The Jazz Cafe stage this March. Support from Spin Doctor.
HIP HP PUB QUIZ
Book Club, Tuesday 17th March 2015
Spin Doctor’s Hip-Hop Pub Quiz.
Brixton Academy, Friday 20th March 2015
Metropolis Music Presents Kaytranada Plus Special Guests.
HIP HOP vs R&B
Jazz Cafe, Friday 20th March 2015
The Doctor's Orders presents Hip Hop vs R&B.
Koko, Friday 20th March 2015
SJM Concerts present Flatbush Zombies & The Underachievers Plus Special Guests.
Islington Academy, Sun 22nd March 2015
Live Nation Presents Logic Plus special guests.
ABDOMINAL & THE OBLIQUES
Jazz Cafe, Tuesday 24th March 2015
Abdominal and the Obliques live at the Jazz Cafe London.
THE SUN RA ARKESTRA
Islington Assembly Hall, Wed 25th March 2015
THE SUN RA ARKESTRA under the direction of Marshall Allen.
Jazz Cafe, Thursday 26th March 2015
The Grammy nominated, award winning, Rock’n'Roll Hall of Fame inductee – GRANDMASTER FLASH.
Jazz Cafe, Friday 28th March 2015
Grandmaster Flash plays the 2nd of two nights at London's Jazz cafe.
The o2, Friday 28th March 2015
Nicki Minaj plays London's o2.
Electric Brixton, Monday 30th March 2015
Live Nation presents Hoodie Allen + special guests.
Village Underground, Thur 2nd April 2015
Andreya Triana, with her grace and effortlessly beautiful voice at Village Underground on 2nd April 2015!
Electric Ballroom, Friday 3rd April 2015
Live Nation presents PARTYNEXTDOOR Plus Special Guests.
HIP HOP KARAOKE
Jazz Cafe, Sunday 5th April 2015
Southern Hospitality Hip Hop Karaoke Bank Holiday Special with Southern Hospitality DJ's.
BEATNUTS & JERU THE DAMAJA
Jazz Cafe, Thursday 9th April 2015
The Beatnuts & Jeru the Damaja play the Jazz Cafe London.
Electric Brixton, Thursday 9th April 2015
Eat Your Own Ears presents Ghostpoet + Special Guests
GEORGE THE POET
Village Underground, Monday 13th April 2015
Live Nation presents George The Poet Plus guests.
GEORGE THE POET
Scala, Tuesday 14th April 2015
EXTRA DATE AT SCALA ADDED! Live Nation presents George The Poet Plus guests.
Brixton Academy, Friday 17th April 2015
Flying Lotus plays Brixton Academy.
Jazz Cafe, Wednesday 22nd April 2015
Akala live at the Jazz Cafe London.
Shepherds Bush Empire, Sat 2nd May 2015
RESCHEDULED! Academy Events presents Mobb Deep “The Infamous….” 20th Anniversary Tour.
DJ JAZZY JEFF
Jazz Cafe, Sunday 3rd May 2015
DJ Jazzy Jeff + Doctors Orders Residents.
CYMANDE + OSIBISA
Barbican, Tuesday 5th May 2015
Cymande + Osibisa at the Barbican, London.
229, Wednesday 6th May 2015
Ugly Duckling back in London!
Jazz Cafe, Wednesday 27th May 2015
Homeboy Sandman plays the Jazz Cafe London.
Roundhose, Saturday 23rd May 2015
The mighty Cinematic Orchestra play The Roundhouse on the 23rd May 2015.
WU TANG CLAN
Brixton academy, Thursday 4th June 2015
The mighty Wu Tang Clan play Brixton Academy, London.
FIELD DAY w/ RTJ & MADLIB
Victoria Park, Saturday 6th June 2015
Run the Jewels (Killer Mike + El-P), Madlib, Floating Points + many more.
RUN THE JEWELS
The Forum, Sunday 7th June 2015
Run the Jewels (Killer Mike + El-P) return to London.
The o2, Thursday 25th June 2015
John Legend plays The o2, London.