Has Grime Gone Global? – BBC Newsbeat [UK]

Has Grime Gone Global? – BBC Newsbeat [UK]

In the run-up to the BBC Proms, Darcy Thomas investigates whether grime music has spread across the planet. Featuring interviews with artists such as D Double E, Bossman, Meridian Dan, Sas Killa, Fekky, Grimeyard and So Solid Crew founder Mega Man, we aim to find out if grime has gone global and if so, how […]

Britains Forgotten Slave Owners Episode 01- Profit and Loss [UK]

Britains Forgotten Slave Owners Episode 01- Profit and Loss [UK]

Historian #DavidOlusoga explores the archive records of Britain’s 46,000 slave owners and discovers a surprising range of people who owned slaves, including clergymen and shopkeepers. The compensation records reveal how the government of the day paid £17billion in today’s money to slave owners following abolition of slavery in 1834, while the 800,000 registered slaves received […]