legendary london hip hop record store announces performances at its new pop up
Deal Real returns from 18th April, and Novelist, Little Simz, Kano and co will be there to play out.
From 2002-2007, Deal Real off Carnaby Street was the independent hip hop record store where you could catch intimate performances from the likes of Kanye West, Amy Winehouse, Mark Ronson, Mos Def, John Legend and Lupe Fiasco. The store is making a comeback from 18th April - 8th June and has just announced that the likes of Kano, Novelist, Little Simz, Rodney P, Akala and Black Twang will be amongst the performers. There will also be roundtable talks addressing topics including women in hip hop and whether rap music has lost its voice. Check out the full list of performers below.
Saturday 18 April - 6-9pm
Exclusive vinyl launch of new single 'Hail' featuring Ghetts, Little Simz, Novelist, DJ Logan Sama and DJ Fonti.
Friday 1 May - 6-9pm
DJ Harry Love (+ friends) Homework Vol 3 exclusive album launch featuring Hi-Jack, Black Twang, Rodney P, Verb T (4 Owls) + more
Friday 15 May - 6-9pm
Exclusive acappella album reading of 'Everybody Down' featuring Clara Amfo, Lady Leshurr.
Hosted by Peaches and Baby Blu.
Friday 29 May - 6-9pm
Featuring DJ Spryo and special guests.
22 April - Grind & Shine
Featuring Doc Brown, Sway, Simeon Dixon, Mikill Pane, Twin B, Ben Scarr
6 May - We Need Some More Girls In Here
Featuring Lady Leshurr, Melody Kane, Princess Nyah, Sarah Liversedge
20 May - Has rap lost its voice?
Featuring Rodney P, Akala, Ty, Logic, DJ Snips, Lloyd Bradley
3 June - Too hood for TV
Featuring Arnold Oceng, Femi Oyeniran, Aaron Fontaine, Paigey Cakey
Deal Real pop up: 18th April - 8th June, 14 Newburgh Street, W1F 7RT