(PRWEB) September 4, 2008
Since the release his debut mixtape Learn From my Mixtape in 2006 which was exclusive to http://www.ukrecordshop.com, Wretch 32 has firmly established himself as one of the elite artists in the UK Urban scene. His slick word play to embed satire into lyrics has made him a firm favourite among DJs and captured the heart of audiences, this maybe the reason why he has already sold over 8,000 CDs in independent outlets in the UK alone.
In 2007 Wretch 32 released his second mixtape Teacher Training Day which was also exclusive to http://www.ukrecordshop.com; the mixtape featured many well known UK artists including Bashy, Ghetto and Sincere. Over the past 2 years Wretch 32 has also collaborated with the likes of Natty, Chipmunk, Scorcher and The Streets to name but a few.
For the past two years Wretch has also been the main part of urban clothing manufacturer King Under apparel s marketing campaign. This has seen him in numerous magazines distributed worldwide.
As well as being an incredible artist Wretch 32 is also an exceptional member of the community; in October 2006 he played a key role in MTV Base s Black History month Campaign. This year Wretch 32 also played a key role in getting two expelled students in High Wycombe back into school and was also specially invited by Max from BBC 1xtra to discuss avenues of overcoming the current knife crime crisis.
Winning BBC 1XTRA s first Annual Mixtape award for Most Street Heat and Best Lyricist at UKstreetsounds/Touch Magazine Awards showed the potential of this immensely talented artist from North London. Wretch is already causing a buzz with his two new singles In Da Ghetto Feat. Ghetto & Badness and Be Cool taken from his debut album Wretchrospective
Monday 6th October 2008 will mark the release of this highly anticipated debut album Wretchrospective which has guest appearances from Ghetto, Chipmunk, Darren B, Scorcher, Haydon & Many More, get yourself onto http://www.ukrecordshop.com/item/wretch-32-wretchrospective.html and grab your copy the second its available.