D.CRIME - Biography
From Leicester, England. D.CRIME first came to light back in the early 90’s along side his former music partner. Together they produced one of the most iconic hip hop tracks to ever come out of England “Time For Action” was released in 1992 on RUFF JUSTICE Records, a label owned by drum and bass DJ/Producer DJ SS who also ran a record shop called 5HQ (Formerly known as Sneakers Records) with his long time school friend Eidris.
DJ’s such as Tim Westwood welcomed this song for his BBC Radio One rap show, as well as Max LX & Dave VJ on KISS FM, DJ 279 on Choice FM and Big Ted and DJ Shortee Blitz. Dean Jackson has featured the song “F.E.A.R (Face Everything And Rise) on BBC Radio Leicester’s – BBC Introducing show. Recent live show performances has seen D.CRIME grace the stage at Under Solo in London for the City Link Up unsigned urban showcase, and the 2funky music festival in Leicester.
D.CRIME has been support act for TIM DOG and The London Posse, He has also been support act for The Pharcyde @ the O2 Academy in Leicester on their Bizarre Ride to the Pharcyde tour in July 2015, and will be support act for Pete Rock and CL Smooth @2Funky Music Café for their upcoming European Tour in September 2016.
You can also check out his weekly Sunday night Hip Hop show Beats, Rhymes & Soul 8pm until 10pm on LCR 107.5FM & 1449AM/MW WWW.LEICESTERCOMMUNITYRADIO.COM
Expect to hear more from D.CRIME with a new single "Dangerous Ground" and EP of the same title set be released mid November 2017.