MOBO Awards 2013 Voting - Best UK Hip-Hop/Grime Act

Akala

Over the last few years Kingslee ‘Akala’ Daley, has emerged from London’s hip hop underground and into the mainstream as one of the leaders of a new British artistic renaissance. Bursting into the underground scene in 2004, he made history by being the first unsigned artist to have a video appear on MTV UK’s ‘TRL’.

K Koke

London born rapper K. Koke has been causing a stir in the underground scene with his flurry of mixtapes, freestyles and videos accumulating in excess.

Tinie Tempah

Tinie Tempah, is an English rapper. He released his first mixtape in 2005; his first album, Disc-Overy, debuted at number one in the UK.

Wiley

Wiley is a UK rapper, MC, songwriter, record producer and recording artist. Known as the King of Grime.

Wretch 32

Wretch 32, is an English rapper and former Grime MC from Tottenham. Wretch 32 was named as the new don of UK hip hop – the metaphor man.