The Best In Irish HipHop

A.W.O.L. - Never Go Back

Wed, 2011-10-05 14:30 -- lop3z

Dublin rap group A.W.O.L. have released their first single Never Go Back, from their upcoming album Off The A.W.O.L.

The group hails from Clondalkin and was formed about seven years ago. There were originally more members in the beginning, but as the guys learned and improved, they honed in on their sound and on what worked best for them and eventually the A.W.O.L. we now know was solidified.

The Animators - How Does It Feel

Wed, 2011-10-05 14:18 -- lop3z

Dublin rap group The Animators are rushing the Irish HipHop scene with their fresh sound and combined talents as emcee's, producers and vocalists. They have just released the video for their first single How Does It Feel.

The group consists of eight members, who each bring their own piece to the table. A quick breakdown and in no particular order you have ;

Mango from Malahide emcee.

Dizzy from Swords emcee/producer.

Smokey Jay from Harold's Cross vocalist.

Alan Newman from Inchicore producer.

Woody from Blanchardstown vocalist/emcee.

Adam Swords - Glitch Bitch

Wed, 2011-10-05 13:58 -- lop3z

Blanchardstown rapper Swords has just released a new track called Glitch Bitch after a two year hiatus from the game.

Swords met up with Richie Lewis a.k.a. Mr. HighSpeed and Gemsmiff back in 2002 and they formed the group The Elements. The group added and changed members over the years and after nearly seven years of working on HipHop, Swords took a two year break from things but is now back.

Mr HighSpeed - Late At Night

Wed, 2011-10-05 13:54 -- lop3z

Blanchardstown rapper Mr HighSpeed has just dropped the track Late At Night with an accompanying video, which is featured on his upcoming solo album, Space Rap 101.

Mr HighSpeed, real name Richie Lewis, is twenty-five and has been a member of the well known Blanchardstown HipHop group The Elements for ten years. The Elements used to be home to top Irish DJ, DJ Mo-K, but parted ways a few years back.

About The Blog & Myself

Sun, 2011-10-02 20:42 -- lop3z

My name is Peter 'Lop3z' Kelly and I produce mostly HipHop and some other related genres from my home studio. I work as an assistant sound engineer in a professional recording studio and also write for an online HipHop music site. I have listened to HipHop scholarly for at least 15 years, soaking up lyrical content, flow, production, sound and overall gel on tracks.

Nugget – Kick Push

Sat, 2011-10-01 12:19 -- lop3z

Ballyfermot rapper Nugget is back with this video for a track off the DFI volume 2 mixtape which is hosted by DJ Mo-K and DJ Mayhem.

The track itself is the hit Lupe Fiasco track Kick Push, which is the Grammy nominated first single from his debut album Food & Liquor, released back in 2006.


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