Twitter. Facebook. Youtube. Myspace.

Welcome to Black Sheep Magazine

Featuring music news, hip hop, R&B and Soul music interviews, album reviews and exclusive competitions.

Join the flock today!

Login. Register.
Sheep

New videos from Truth By Design, The Doppelgangaz and Masta Ace... Continue>

Features

Southport Weekender returns home for Heritage event

By Mark Devlin | 17 September 2014
Published in: Black Sheep Hotspots
The legendary Southport Weekender returns to the location which spawned its name next month, six years after moving its main annual event to Minehead in Somerset. The Southport Heritage Weekender takes place on the Pontins complex in Ainsdale, Southport, Merseyside, from 17th to 19th October, and boasts one of the… Continue>

The return of High Five

By Felix Mensah | 05 September 2014
Published in: Interviews
With a slight change in line-up, 1990s R&B 'boy band' Hi-Five are back !!
Band member Treston Irby explains to Black Sheep Magazine who incidentally is the CEO of record label Bronx Most Wanted Entertainment, the decision to reunite with original 'heyday' Hi-Five members Marcus Sanders and Shannon Gill plus newcomers… Continue>

Ace SwiftShooter - the lyrical Grim Reaper

By Felix Mensah | 08 August 2014
Published in: Interviews
Making his debut in Black Sheep Magazine is English Hip-Hop Artist Ace SwiftShooter (real name Chris Hillier). He is the definition of up and coming talent in the growing world of hip-hop grooves and movers and expresses his dedicated passion into his love and devotion to the hip-hop cause. "You… Continue>

Soul Against Racism

By Felix Mensah | 01 August 2014
Published in: Interviews
There has been a steady rise of music based counter groups to challenge the sad, uncomfortable and worrying rise of xenophobic and racist attitudes and incidents whether it’s hidden camera racist incidents, known outbursts on public transport, public figures making racist comments or everyday soul destroying incidents or extreme political… Continue>

Solar: How Soon We Forget

By Ewen Ramsbottom | 01 August 2014
Published in: Hoof to the Head
Remember just a few weeks ago how we were right on the cusp of having the lid lifted on the filthy, sordid nature of the British Establishment and its endemic paedophilia and ritual abuse? The Rolf Harris sentencing and the Leon Brittan dossier fiasco left the general public gasping at… Continue>

The Raw Reheated

By Felix Mensah | 08 July 2014
Published in: Interviews
Making his debut for Black Sheep Magazine is  former ‘90s ‘boybander’ Aaron Paul. Now based in New York, the London-born Ricky Whittle lookalike has re-invented himself as a singer/songwriter making waves and ripples with his debut solo album ‘Raw’ which has a club friendly R & B base. Mr Paul gives an… Continue>

The thunder from Down Under

By Felix Mensah | 27 June 2014
Published in: Interviews
Already making news and creating a whirlwind impression is Australian rapper / producer Caper (aka Colin to those nearest and closest to him.) Rightfully placing a stake in Australia’s growing R&B/ Hip-Hop scene, the one time budding footballer turned rapper has taken time out of his ever growing schedule to devote… Continue>

Justin Bieber: a baseball bat's best friend

By Ewen Ramsbottom | 12 June 2014
Published in: Hoof to the Head
OK, I know he's almost certainly mind-controlled-to-fuck, (see gas mask incident in London last year,) but that didn't stop fellow MK Ultra-ite Lil Wayne from getting the Black Sheep Hoof treatment. And as a magazine that likes to call a spade a spade, and an obnoxious, jumped-up little fuck an… Continue>
The competition has come and gone over the years, but Soul City has held its own as the original Ibiza venue specialising in urban music, and its reputation has now hit such a buzz that it seems to get still livelier every year. Continue>
When it comes to Spanish Summer clubbing spots, it would be a serious omission not to consider Tenerife alongside the better-known resorts of Ibiza and Majorca. With a multitude of reasonably-priced direct flights and hotels, the island - and in particular the buzzing resort of Playa De Las Americas -… Continue>
Black Sheep.