Rapping

The Underground Beast That Is Spoken Word

Pete Strauss | Posted 13.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Pete Strauss

The most immediately striking thing about an evening of spoken word is the almost tangible electricity in the air. No one is quite sure what to expect because every act differs in tone, delivery, style and content which turns the evening into a mad up and down trajectory of individuals pouring their hearts and minds into a microphone for an appreciative audience.

WATCH: Mum And Dad Do 'The Parent Rap'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK Comedy

It's every too-cool-for-school kid's nightmare: a pair of rapping parents! But if you've ever spent your day picking up toys, wiping up sick and st...

WATCH: English Teacher Rapping In Class

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 22.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Ex-English teacher Mark Grist rocketed to fame after his rap battle with teeny bopper "MC Blizzard". Grist limited his use of obscenities and maxim...

Beatboxing Priest Gavin Tyte Raps The Story Of The Nativity (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 12.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Meet Reverend Gavin Tyte, the beatboxing vicar who uses an altogether different technique to spread the good word: hip-hop and multimedia design. ...

Meet Khaliyl, The Two-Year-Old Rapper From Tottenham (Video)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 10.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Alim Kamara is a rapper. A fully-grown adult one. You may not have heard of him yet, but once this video goes viral, everyone's bound to. His atte...