Plan B

Interview - Just an Example...

Carly Wilford | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Carly Wilford

Facing his demons has meant an evolution in not only his party reputation but also in his music. With his next album on the way, backing of a label state side and his latest single 'Kids Again' released this week, Example speaks honestly and frankly about life as it is right now.

Want to Work in the Music Industry? The Gates Are Open!

Jasmine Dotiwala | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jasmine Dotiwala

The aims of the BIG Music Project are to deliver a large scale, year long, media-led youth engagement campaign, reaching over 4,500,000 young people aged 14-24 across the UK, and focused on the opportunities created for them by their passion for and interest in music.

Forward Business Thinking?

Michael Rosenkrantz | Posted 22.02.2014 | UK
Michael Rosenkrantz

Recently I came across The B Team, which is hoping to move world-wide business in a positive direction. The B Team describes itself as a "not-for-profit initiative that has been formed by a group of global business leaders to create a future where the purpose of business is to be a driving force for social, environmental and economic benefit."

Want a Better World? Stop Giving Charity!

Marko Kasic | Posted 26.08.2013 | UK
Marko Kasic

Peter Amores is changing the world. Not your world, but the world of young people in Tondo, Manila, one of the Philippines most dilapidated slums and ...

Live Review - Plan B, Labrinth and Rudimental at the O2

Carly Wilford | Posted 18.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Carly Wilford

As Brits we can be pretty subdued when it comes to concerts. Standing back swaying slightly and giving an in time nod when it comes to the tracks we love. Letting go isn't always our thing. Do we even know what that is?

Parklife Weekender

Lucy Karsten | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Lucy Karsten

Parklife Weekender is a two day music festival in Manchester. It has already confirmed Plan B, The Horrors, Rita Ora and Jessie Ware, as well as Mark Ronson and Sub Focus on the DJ stage.

The Austerity Delusion? (Or, 'Cuts? What Cuts?')

Jonathan Portes | Posted 29.03.2013 | UK Politics
Jonathan Portes

The continued dismal performance of the UK economy is entirely consistent with the predictions of those of us who have argued consistently for the last two years that premature fiscal consolidation would be severely contractionary in the short term, and risked doing significant long-term economic and social damage.

Emeli Sande Nominated For FOUR Brit Awards

Posted 11.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

Emeli Sande has been nominated for four Brit awards. The singer's spectacular 2012 looks set to be repeated after being nominated for best female, ...

2012 Had its Musical Moments, But Let's Bring Back The Guitars In 2013

Paul Carey | Posted 29.01.2013 | UK Entertainment
Paul Carey

Sadly another 12 months has gone by and the reality tv route and the 'half a slim chance in hell's' option of getting a slot on Later are still the only outlets for music artists on TV.

Plan B Fears 'More UK Riots Inevitable'

PA | Posted 09.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

British rapper Plan B has warned politicians the UK faces a repeat of the riots which swept the country last year, unless they tackle the issues affec...

Plan B Fears 'More UK Riots Inevitable'

PA | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

British rapper Plan B has warned politicians the UK faces a repeat of the riots which swept the country last year, unless they tackle the issues affec...

Plan B Fears 'More UK Riots Inevitable'

PA | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

British rapper Plan B has warned politicians the UK faces a repeat of the riots which swept the country last year, unless they tackle the issues affec...

PICTURES: Which Singer Stormed Mobo Awards?

PA | Posted 03.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

Emeli Sande stormed Saturday night's Mobo Awards, scooping three separate titles. The 25-year-old singer-songwriter won Best Female, Best Album for...

The IMF and the End of Austerity

Ann Pettifor | Posted 23.12.2012 | UK Politics
Ann Pettifor

IMF economists have finally acknowledged what politicians have long denied. They have shown that austerity policies implemented by politicians and demanded by financial markets are severely damaging to what economists define as 'growth'. Ultimately, argues the IMF, these policies are self-defeating. As most thinking people now recognise, rather than repairing the broken and bankrupt economies of the world, austerity is making matters worse.

Q Awards 2012 Winners

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 23.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Days were made and dreams were shattered as the Q Awards 2012 announced its winners in Central London. A host of the music world's finest attended ...

Grimshaw's Sleep Feat

WENN | Posted 13.10.2012 | Home

Nick Grimshaw still seems keen on keeping up his partying despite starting his new job as presenter of the Radio 1 breakfast show. Grimmy is still ...

Live Review - Labrinth and Josh Kumra at the iTunes Festival

Carly Wilford | Posted 02.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Carly Wilford

With the iTunes festival taking over Camden's Roundhouse, artists from all over the world have been bought together to take to the stage in the Capital. As one of the most talented and humble guys in the music industry, Labrinth has had an extraordinary year. With his album 'Electronic Earth' making steady waves, he has bounced his way across the main stages of the biggest festivals this summer.

The Lib Dem Conference That Didn't Bark

Stephen Tall | Posted 25.11.2012 | UK Politics
Stephen Tall

On the face of it this has been a pretty tepid, even dull, Lib Dem conference. No rows, cock-ups, or defeats. But it's probably been the most important party gathering since the special conference in May 2010 when the party dipped its hand in blood to sign the Coalition Agreement.

Who's Taking On Jessie J For Top Mobo Award?

Posted 18.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Rival talent show judges Jessie J and Tulisa Contostavlos are to battle it out for Best Female at this year's Mobo Awards. The Voice coach and The ...

MERCURY: Plan B Favourite For Album Of The Year

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Plan B's chart-topping soundtrack to the film Ill Manors has been nominated for the 2012 Mercury Prize Album of the Year. The rapper is joined by ...

Move Aside Plan A and Plan B: it's Time for Plan I

Stian Westlake | Posted 09.11.2012 | UK
Stian Westlake

Today, 10 September, Nesta is publishing a report which argues that the debate over growth is missing a vital point. Fixing the economy in the short term is only half the battle. If we want the UK to return to growth, we need to look at what has gone wrong with the main driver of growth: our capacity to innovate.

The Weight Loss Plan (B)

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 04.09.2012 | Home

Not content with being one of the country's biggest music stars, Plan B is making quite a name for himself in the world of film. Fresh from his dir...

The Criticism Rains Down On Osborne..

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 19.10.2012 | UK Politics

George Osborne is facing widening calls from business leaders and influential economic thinkers to change economic policy, with the head of the CBI be...

Who Was Clowning Around At The Chemical Brothers' New Film Screening?

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 05.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

More than 400 Adidas-wearing clowns descended on East London at the weekend, with Plan B, Jaime Winstone and Dr Who's Matt Smith getting in on the act...

Live Review - Plan B at The 100 Club for Converse 'Represent'

Carly Wilford | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Carly Wilford

Plan B hit the 100 Club as his album 'Ill Manors' had hit the number one spot. I have to say and I have been saying ever since that this is one of the best gigs I have ever been to. Enormous statement but every word of it is true.