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SMILE DAVIS: Made You Look (Vinyl 7″)

Smile Davis makes you look in a reggae hip-hop direction again with new Nas cheeky version, Made You Look. Yes, that will be a certain Nas acapella over a lively cut n paste reggae beat or, to put that in perspective, a song you all can very much step with. Admittedly not the first time said Nas ‘pella has been used and it certainly won’t be the last but runnin’ nonetheless. What’s that?

SMILE DAVIS/ DJ MAARS: Roots The Jewels b/w Rocksteady Business (ULURU 002)(Vinyl 7″)

Roots The Jewels b/w Rocksteady BusinessRating: ★★★★★ If you’ve ever thought Run The Jewels’ bars would sound better over a beat crafted from rocksteady samples rather than El-P’s ear-challenging rhythms (or even DJ Shadow’s), then Little Beat More Records have got you sorted right out with Roots The Jewels on new 45 Uluru Vol. 2 on sub-label Uluru. Why – it’s a record so positively upbeat it could almost prevent a ruck

SMILE DAVIS: Let Me Get Down (ULURU 001)(Vinyl 7″)

Rating: ★★★★★ If you’re thinking, ‘There’s been a lot of sunny weather lately, I could really handle a bouncing slice of uptempo reggae hip-hop,’ then Smile Davis has got you covered with Let Me Get Down. And you will be getting down. Smile Davis is, of course, another one of Woxow a.k.a. T.Melody’s musical identities and he’s lined you right up with a skanking party riddim topped-off