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Featured, What's On | 18 July 2024

What’s On… BBC ‘Where it Begins’ trainee scheme applications open

Wondering if a career in radio is for you? The BBC have announced four new paid placement opportunities running from October-November 2024. Read on, apply today and kickstart your future…

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Artists, Events, Featured, Flames Collective | 16 July 2024

UD Low Down: Flames Collective @ Glasgow Caledonian University

On the 2nd July, Flames Collective had the incredible honour of performing at a very special event: the installation ceremony and dinner for Dr Anne-Marie Imafidon (UD’s Chair), as she became the Chancellor of Glasgow Caledonian University. Nayana.AB reports…

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Artists, Featured, Music, Talent House, What's On | 11 July 2024

What’s On… Apply for UD’s Incubator Programme 2024/25

Applications are now open for the third round of the UD Incubator Programme, running from Sept 2024 – May 2025. Whether you create grime, rap, R&B, jazz, hip-hop or drill, we are always supporting the talent of tomorrow.  Apply now to take your artistry to the next level…

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Artists, Featured, Interviews, Talent House | 11 July 2024

Introducing… J2

At once conscious lyricist and UK grime MC, J2 has a natural aptitude for introspective rhythms that keep toes tapping and heads nodding, a well-loved east London legend with a steady and respected ascent to 24/7 success. UD touches base with J2 to chat about his dream stage set-up, the Egyptian CDs found in his mum’s car, and who really is the J1 to his J2…

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Artists, Featured, Flames Collective, Music, Talent House | 8 July 2024

UD Selects: Flames Collective unveil ‘Untold (Live)’ video

Flames Collective unveil the live recording of ‘Unfold’, taken from their forthcoming ‘FaceTime EP’, out July 26th…

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Artists, Events, Featured, Talent House, What's On | 8 July 2024

What’s On… Legal 101: Know Your Rights, 31st July @ Talent House

On Wednesday 31st July you’re invited to join us at Talent House for the Legal 101 with Michael Lucas, Olivia Aikins and Ben Foulston. You’ll learn about your legal rights – and how to protect them – in the music industry & more…

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Artists, Events, Featured, Flames Collective, Music, What's On | 4 July 2024

What’s On… Flames Collective ‘A Gospel Christmas’ @ Barbican, 7th December

Join Flames Collective for A Gospel Christmas, enjoy a concert packed full of seasonal classics and sing-along favourites, all performed with a dash of distinctive soul!

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Artists, Events, Featured, IT2024, Talent House, What's On | 1 July 2024

What’s On: Industry Takeover 2024 Announced

Industry Takeover #IT2024 returns from September 25th-28th at Talent House! The first two events you can grab free tickets for are How To Get Your Music Heard powered by BBC Music (1Xtra & Asian Network) & UD Music Showcase & Open Mic – powered by TRENCH…

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Artists, Events, Featured, Flames Collective | 27 June 2024

UD Low Down: Flames x RAYE in Morocco

Having enjoyed a string of dates supporting RAYE on backing vocals, four members of Flames Collective were lucky enough to board a flight to Morocco, joining RAYE for a private performance in the heart of the desert. Nayana.AB gives us the low down on the experience of a lifetime…

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Artists, Featured, Interviews, Music, Talent House | 25 June 2024

Introducing… Zuko Rosemeid

With a sound somewhere close to Knucks by way of Dave and Skepta, Zuko Rosemeid is a product of his musical upbringing, an artist well-equipped with tracks fast making their way beyond their home south of the river. Zuko chats with UD about his background in acting, his love for performance, and his Avatar origin story…

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Artists, Events, Featured, Flames Collective | 21 June 2024

UD Low Down: RAYE x Flames Collective @ Capital’s Summertime Ball

Last weekend, Flames Collective had the opportunity to perform at Capital’s Summertime Ball, supporting RAYE for another sensational performance in front of 80,000 people at Wembley Stadium…

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Artists, Events, Featured, Music, Talent House, What's On | 18 June 2024

UD Low Down: South To The Stars @ Colours, Hoxton

Armed with a pen and camera, Tumi Mary Ogundamisi & Dre Lenses report from the mosh pit at east London venue Colours, where Saiming and Zuko Rosemeid kicked off their South To The Stars tour…

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Artists, Events, Featured, Talent House, What's On | 18 June 2024

What’s On… How To Get Paid with PPL, 26th June @ Talent House

On Wednesday June 26th you’re invited to join Terence Daniel (Relationship Manager) from PPL to learn about how PPL works and how to get paid…

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Artists, Featured, Flames Collective, Music | 17 June 2024

UD Low Down: Flames Collective x Chopstix @ Alton Towers

Promise Kadree, a vocalist with Flames Collective, reports on an unforgettable trip to Alton Towers with music, fun and new beginnings…

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Artists, Featured, Interviews, Music, Talent House | 11 June 2024

Members Club: Onai

With our new Elevator Membership Programme underway, it’s time to meet the community. In our new Members Club series, UD gets to know Onai, a DJ and vibe setter from Ireland who’s now residing in London…

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Artists, Featured, Flames Collective, Music | 7 June 2024

UD Selects: RAYE ‘Genesis’ x Flames Collective

If you listen to RAYE’s epic new single, ‘Genesis’, you might just hear some voices you’re familiar with – it’s our very own Flames Collective on backing vocals!

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