Day: March 21, 2011

THROW BACK FOOTAGE OF THE DAY : THE SO SOLID CREW PERFORM AT THE BRIT AWARDS 2002

As far as I am concerned this was a pretty ground breaking moment for the UK’s black music scene . I am still shocked that the Brit organisers acknowledged and allowed my beloved So Solid Crew to perform, because up until that point they were happy to pretend as if black acts didn’t exist. But now a group made up of largely young black males from South London was performing on stage in front of millions of viewers (including ‘Middle England’) on The Brits (of all shows) which was simply unheard of back then. Those who are around my []