Thursday 13 March 2014

MTV IGGY: The Heatwave Made A SXSW 2014 Mixtape

By Joseph 'JP' Patterson

London-based bashment outfit, The Heatwave, are champions of the UK dancehall. But you knew that already, didn’t you? Kicking off tonight at the Official SXSW Showcase in The 512 Bar, Gabriel Heatwave, Benjamin D, and Rubi Dan will be giving SXSW party-goers a taste of the Caribbean via London in Texas, with one of their bruk-out-inducing, sweat-on-the-wall sets. The Heatwave are set to play another three days following. But, for those unable to make any, here’s a 15-track Texas Carnival mixtape from the trio for you to willie bounce at home to:


1. Ninjaman – Border Clash (The Heatwave Special)
2. Serani – No Games
3. Konshens – Gal A Bubble
4. Konshens – Stop Sign
5. Aidonia – Bruki
6. Alison Hinds – Roll It Gal (Shelshok Remix)
7. Busy Signal & Major Lazer – Bumaye
8. Stylo G – Call Mi A Yardie (The Heatwave Refix)
9. Beenie Man, Future Fambo & Busta Rhymes – Rum & Red Bull (Remix)
10. Beenie Man – I’m OK
11. Khago – Nah Sell Out
12. Popcaan, Konshens & Stylo G – Look Right Through (The Heatwave Refix)
13. Natasja & Enur – Calabria
14. Bunji Garlin & Busta Rhymes – Differentology (Remix)
15. Chronixx – Smile Jamaica

This also appeared over at MTV IGGY: H E R E