The Best Grime & UK Hip Hop Songs Of 2018 – Capital XTRA

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Best Of 2018
27 November 2018, 16:58
Bringing you some of the biggest songs taking over the UK from the best homegrown UK talent.
Get ready to celebrate the freshest tunes our homegrown talent has to offer as we round up the best Grime and UK Hip Hop songs to drop in 2018.
Some of your favourite British artists, including Skepta, Ramz and Young T and Bugsey are all setting the bar high this year with some epic tracks.
Keep your eye on this playlist, as well be updating it with the hottest new tracks as soon as they come in.
(Warning: Some of these tracks contain strong language that some people may find offensive.)

Geko has been on a roll this year. Following a number of massive hits, the rapper fires back with another big one with Not3s.

A catchy banger with a memorable hook and an infectious instrumental? That’s Not3s all over.

The ‘Yo Darlin’ collaborators link up once again for this wavy new track.

The Birmingham duo have unleashed a jumpy new single to heat things up as we approach the end of the year.

Fredo brings the sauce with this club-ready banger. Young T and Bugsey link up to deliver their own bars making this the ultimate collaboration.

Headie One and Kenny Allstar linked up on a huge collaboration dedicated to tracksuits! The So Nasty-produced anthem is one of the biggest underground UK songs this summer.

AJ and Not3s come through with a bubbly summer banger that serves up some serious island vibes. 

Baney Boy flexes his rap chops on this trap-influenced banger, paired with some wavy old-school visuals.

Avelino calls on Not3s for their wavy new tune – and it’s an easy breezy banger.

While rumours of a new album continue to bubble, Skepta drops a stereotypically icy new tune.

The Birmingham beauty kicks things up a notch with her fiery new R&B-rap fusion bop.

Rocky links up with UK Grime veteran Skepta for their killer collaboration – the video of which sees both rappers pay homage to their respective home turfs. 

MOBO Award-winner Lethal Bizzle smashes into 2018 with a hit guaranteed to hype you up.

Skepta takes a mellow approach on his smooth collaboration with Wizkid, who delivers some a characteristically catchy hook. 

Hook extraordinaire Mr Eazi returns with his latest collaboration, this time with London’s finest, Giggs. The legendary MC delivers on this hard anthem for the UK’s capital. 

Dappy is back! The veteran rapper drops a vibey new joint alongside rising star Ay Em.

Bugzy Malone comes through this his fiery new single ‘Warning’, which arrives with an equally charged up visual.

Taken from her long awaited mixtape ‘The Coolest Winter Ever’, Ms Banks has unleashed absolute fire with her latest banger.

After previously linking wth Skepta on collaborations including the ‘Konnichiwa’ banger ‘Ladies Hit Squad’, D Double E is back with another heavy tune featuring his fellow MC.

What a link-up! Da Beatfreakz are back with a huge collaboration alongside UK heavyweight Giggs. The production team serve a powerful beat while the South London rapper narrates.

Croydon native Ramz is taking things a lot further than Barking with this infectious chart-climber.

West Midlands native Lady Leshurr brings some incredible bars with her first freestyle of 2018. 

Young T and Bugsy are fast proving themselves as the dynamic duo to watch, with their latest tune ‘Greenlight’ serving as a certified banger.

Skeppy lends some fired-up bars to Memphis rapper Xavier Wulf’s already icy track.
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