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Big Dada are proud and pleased to announce that they will release the album Jungle Revolution by Congo Natty on 1 July 2013.

Congo Natty aka Rebel MC has a career dating back to his early hit with Double Trouble, "Street Tuff," but is probably most respected as one of the pioneers of Jungle - perhaps the first uniquely UK-born bass music.

Jungle Revolution features the whole of the extended Congo Natty family and was mixed with Adrian Sherwood. Clearly showing this Rasta's belief that Jungle is a re-boot of roots reggae for a new century, the record is full of blood and fire, the sternum-buzz of sub-bass, rapid fire drum breaks, sweet hooks, righteous anger and professions of religious fervour. It’s the kind of passionate, committed, raw and spiritual, beautiful record that doesn’t come along every day.

To celebrate this release, we are giving away the track "UK Allstars," which features a who's who of British soundsystem culture. This is the first time ever that this line up have all appeared on one track together and so also marks a historic coming together of a scene which lies at the roots of so much of what we now take for granted in UK music, from dubstep to grime to drum & bass and beyond.

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Bonobo, Kelis, Mr. Scruff, Machinedrum, Toddla T, Congo Natty, Kate Tempest and Young Fathers will all perform at this year's festival, plus we have news of a specially curated programme in collaboration with Greenpeace. Full info below the drop.

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Big Dada at Glastonbury 2014

We have set times for Congo Natty, Kate Tempest and Young Fathers making their way across Glastonbury this year from Thursday 26 - Sunday 29 June.

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Congo Natty in London this Autumn

This October Congo Natty lands in London for a Soundcrash takeover alongside Digital Mystikz's co-founder Mala, Dillinja & Mungsos Hi Fi. Tickets & info here.

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Congo Natty at Outlook Festival 2014

The jungle godfather, the mighty Rebel MC joins the bill for Outlook this year, taking place in Pula, Croatia from 3 - 7 September. Info and tickets here.

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  • "give thanks 4 life and enjoy 2day cos tomorrow is not guaranteed 2 no one."

    Tue Aug 19 19:34:56 2014
  • "2 b in a jungle dance in 94 was so powerful 2 hear certain dub plates 4 da 1st time and standing next 2 da speakers...wheeeeeeel up."

    Tue Aug 19 19:32:43 2014
  • "RT @LadyChann:"

    Tue Aug 19 19:31:37 2014
  • "RT @djjjfrost: Sunday I'm playing at Pacha for the MC SPARKS memorial with @vforever @GROOVERIDERDJ & the cream of UKG djs & mcs http://t.c…"

    Tue Aug 19 14:41:13 2014
  • "@itunesfestival @LennyKravitz @DavidGray @JessieWare @CongoNattyRebel WHERES THE JUNGLISTS?? BIG UP LENNY KRAVITZ"

    Tue Aug 19 14:36:33 2014

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