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Yungun

Yungun (a.k.a. Essa) is a UK hip-hop artist. He released his debut album The Essance on Janomi Records in 2004. He was born in North London where he currently works and resides. He went to school at the prestigious Eton College in Berkshire. He is well known for his work with many different UK artists; including LG & Lopez, Jehst and Lewis Parker. Yungun is currently training to be a solicitor.

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Phi-Life Cypher

Phi-Life Cypher is a Luton-based rap group. Arguably one of England's most talented hip hop acts, having cemented their reputation from underground hip hop clubs, today embracing their recent popularity. Phi-Life's achievements include appearing live on the Brit Awards, touring and appearing on B-side tracks with Gorillaz and DJ Vadim and being voted Best Live Act at Kings College, Cambridge. They are best known for their accomplished stage presence, freestyles and frenetic rhyming. Life and Si-Phili and are the MC's, with DJ Nappa providing the beats (DJ/Producer).

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N-Dubz

Working together for the past 7 years, despite their youth, N-Dubz have already clocked up 4 releases on their own label LRC . Their second single "Life Is Getting Sicker By The Day" attracted nationwide pirate radio support as well as going on to land the Choice FM "Record Of The Week" slot - www.choicefm.co.uk "Better Not Waste My Time" - their last release - secured Channel U rotation, as well as more radio plays. It was number one on Channel U for 5 weeks before dropping out and then rising again.

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Ghetto

Justin Reggie Samuel Clarke (born October 9, 1984), better known by his stage name Ghetto is a hip hop and grime rapper from from Plaistow, Newham, East London. Justin Clarke grew up listening to hip hop, jazz, classical and gospel music. According to an interview in 2006, he acquired the nickname Ghetto because as a youth he was mischievous and his actions were classed as "ghetto". He spent two years in prison for robberies and several car offences. He is associated and has toured internationally with such acts as Kano and was a member of Nasty Crew.

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BlackJack

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Dr Syntax

Dr Syntax is a Brighton, UK rapper associated with The Menagerie and Foreign Beggars crews as well as recording in his own right for Beer & Rap Records. Releases
* Off The Radar Vol. 1 Bootleg (2006)
* Subcultures EP (2006)
* Self Taught LP (2007)
* Benny Huge LP (2010)

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Fumin

24 year-old Tony Skerritt (aka Fumin) hails from the Borough of Newham in East London. Fumin started creating a buzz on pirate radio stations such as, Deja Vu and Flava FM in his early teens. His legendary appearances and freestyles on radio and live shows with the likes of Wiley, Dizzee Rascal and Tinchy Stryder led to his notoriety in the UK underground scene as a fierce spitter and the respect of his peers.

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Ears

There are currently 3 bands/artists on LastFM with the title 'Ears'. Read on to find the one you are interested in. Ears from Slovakia:
Ears are Slovak musicians with passion for bright cyborgs. The music is at the edge of electro-alternative and electro-pop. The band was founded in 1993 by Filip Orator and Silverman. It has distinguished lyrics, electronic sounds and distinctive Orator's vocal. They wrote 3 albums so far. Debut called pEARSing was released in 2001 by Sony Music.

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