Hit the Lights out on iTunes get it now!



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Ready to make history again? Jay Sean is counting on all his fans to make “Hit The Lights” a club banger, download it on  iTunes right now. I will he interested to see if this topples Down, Jay Sean assured us that the clubs will eat this one up. Let’s leave the drama behind us (I don’t need to tell you what I’m hinting at) and enjoy the music. But I’m interested in hearing what you have to say about the track. So email us urbandesiradio@gmail.com

Jaya name that tune as you please…



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UK AMA newcomer nominee Jaya, made Wiley her “tune of the day” little did she know, she had no idea what had transpired between Wiley and Jay Sean. Or Wiley’s comments regarding, slapping someone with their dad’s turban. It seems like every one is on pins and needles, today Bobby Friction had Wiley on his show. Friction stated he’s not a race defender, he’s simply a journalist and is giving Wiley a platform to speak out.

I was kind of turned off by the fact some people tweeted they were “not” going to vote for Jaya, that Jaya is a disgrace. Come on now, that’s going beyond the point of what this is really coming down to. The question is , how do we pass this like gas? According to Jay Sean, in our interview, it seems like he wants to put it behind him. Wiley and him had exchange some private messages and apparently it seems squashed.

I’m not siding with the turban comments, the blog I wrote, I believed that was out of line. Just like it makes my skin crawl when I see a Desi use the N word. Two wrongs don’t make a right, maybe we need to take a look at our own prejudices… whether it has to do with race, sexual orientation, religion and values. I’m sure Jaya got a BIG WAKE UP call when her twitter suddenly got flooded with fans bashing her. She issued these following statements…

Jaya tweeted….I wud like to take this opportunity to apologise for my recent tweet.I was completely unaware about what was going on between Wiley and Jay. On that note I would like to remind you all that I do not condone racism of any sort. Completely disgusted by wileys remarks & behavior. Never woulda made him tune of the day if i had known.

It was a simple misunderstanding Jaya, don’t worry, your true fans won’t hold it against you.




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Pree’s Sadeh Naal made the UDR Top 60 Desi tunes for 2k10. Pree wants you to vote for him for BEST NEWCOMER. Cast your vote on the UK AMA Website

F**k everyone — I’m the next in line. (The Truth)



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The Truth sent tweeted us a video of him vibing to a Mike Lowery instrumental. Is this a sneak peak to what we can expect from his next album?

UK AMA NOMINATION: Ravnek Rapmasterrav



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Ravnek is asking his fans to nominate him for best newcomer, best male artist, best video and best producer on the UK AMAS site. I’m not too sure he would fit the best newcomer section, since he made his big splash on X-Factor ’09. But let’s see what your fans have to say Rav! Ps. Rav, don’t call yourself the “new jay sean” just be Rav.




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I was introduce to The Truth by Mentor Beats, he sent me the Kya Karoon track. It got a lot of air play on Friction’s show on the BBC Asian Network. But was it just because he dropped Bobby’s name? The Truth needs your UK AMAS nominations for best newcomer and urban act!

UK AMA NOMINATION: Some Boy – Kray Twinz ft. Stush



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Kray Twinz new single, Some Boy is out now. In the next few months you will probably be seeing more blog entries from artists in and around the UK, asking for votes for the UK AMAS. An awards show put on every year in London. Nominate the Kray Twinz for best producer, urban act and video. We are partial and don’t endorse any artists, so other artists if you are planning be a part of the UK AMAS, hit us up!