Featured | 23 July 2021
Molly Elizabeth releases her debut single ‘Please Just Wait’
We’re incredibly proud to announce today, Flames Collective’s very own Molly Elizabeth releases her debut single, ‘Please Just Wait’, produced by rising female producer Lauren Faith.
Featured | 19 July 2021
The long-read: Who are PPL & how do I get paid?
Words: Chantelle Fiddy Ahead of our Industry Takeover All-Dayer, Chantelle Fiddy goes head-to-head with our event supporter, PPL, in an exclusive long-read, packed with essential information for record label owners,…
Featured | 9 July 2021
It’s not often you get excited when a new mailer lands in your inbox, but with GIRLSofGRIME debuting their newsletter this week, it’s time to get in the know…
Featured | 29 June 2021
Flames Collective Join Jake Bugg on The Chris Evans Breakfast Show
On 18th June UD’s very own Flames Collective were invited to join Jake Bugg perform on the Chris Evan’s Breakfast show on Virgin Radio.
Featured | 28 June 2021
MU X FAC X KELLI-LEIGH – SESSION GUIDANCE
Earlier this month, the Musicians’ Union together with the Featured Artist Coalition (FAC) and the help of chart-topper and FAC ambassador, Kelli-Leigh, announced a new piece of joint guidance for session musicians and featured artists. If you’re an upcoming musician and collaborating in the studio, consider this essential reading and learning.
Featured | 15 June 2021
Sheffield MC and producer Coco speaks to UD about publishing and performance rights
WHY ROYALTIES AND PUBLISHING RIGHTS ARE SO IMPORTANT FOR YOUNG ARTISTS?
Featured | 1 June 2021
Industry Takeover All Dayer 2021
We’re back! It’s time to realise your dream in the music industry and unlock your potential. On July 17th, the Industry Takeover All Dayer returns to east London.
Featured | 30 April 2021
UD Speaks to Likkle Jay
Music producer, engineer and UD alumni, Justina Bryce aka Likkle Jay joined us in 2013 where she started her engineering experience at the Urban Development Studio.
Featured | 20 April 2021
Introducing… Champions of the Board. First up: Andrew Missingham
We spoke to good friend, Board Member and UD champion, Andrew Missingham, to talk about his incredible journey within the music industry and find out what being a part of…
Featured | 25 March 2021
The Talent House: first-look images revealed
East London Dance and UD’s vibrant new creative hub in the heart of Stratford’s Sugar House Island opening this autumn To mark the lease completion and start of our fit-out,…
Featured | 22 March 2021
We are UD
Over the past 20+ years, UD has been committed to supporting and nurturing Black musical talent. We’ve played an integral role in the growth of Black music in the UK,…