As you may have noticed, it’s the end not just of 2009, but of the whole decade of the noughties. Look out for something really special on the radio reviewing the R&B and hip hop slammers of ’00 to ’09 in the mix soon. In the meantime, here’s MD’s written retrospectives on the main happenings in urban music over the past ten years.

This quickfire version appears this month on the Rivmixx music industry networking site (

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This more in-depth article, meanwhile, appears on Black Sheep Magazine, ( and really breaks it down:

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How much do you remember??

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