Nabeel Sroya-Vara

Director and founder of lifestyle blog 'The Cypher'. Survive the droughts, I wish you well.

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To contact Nabeel, email nabeelsroyavara@gmail.com

Lucille Ghatti – High Grade [Mixtape]


Lucille_Ghatti-High_grade Lauryn Hill. That's what first came to mind when listening to track one labelled 'Hydro', from Lucille Ghatti's second mixtape 'High Grade'. After completely hypnotising my ears with beats by Dilla...


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Your Summer Playlist of 2012


306357_448529161845932_1564469251_n London has been in a severe drought of sunshine for the past couple of months (and the government are trying to tell us we're in a water drought), facing flash showers of rain, floods up north and a general...


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Geo Designs One – Create 0.1 Tee


Create30th Fresh outta London is Geo Designs One, a creative individual who has created one of the most eye catching pieces of art yet. Welcome to the 'Create 0.1 Tee'. The meaning behind this product with the...


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SURR’s Embroidered Snapback Collection


ssursnapbackcapssummer201227 Fresh off the stove from SURR, the makers who brought you the popular "COMMES des FUCKDOWN" (worn by A$AP Rocky) have released another 30 pieces of dope Snapbacks. Living upto their explicit nature...


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Sample Of The Week: Lil Jon ft. Usher – Lovers And Friends


lil_jon With catchy hooks and hard hitting beats, we can confidently say that during the early and mid 2000's some of the best RnB & Hip Hop was released. Take 'Lovers And Friends' for example - that sexy...


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‘Designer Olympics’ – The Outfits of London 2012


team-gb-adidas-stella-mccartney Declared as "the most fashionable Olympic Games ever" by Giorgio Armani, fellow designers Ralph Lauren, Prada, Herm
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Frank Ocean – Channel Orange [Album Download]


booklet_01 With all the recent hype surrounding this young man, anticipation has been growing rapidly to even get a sneak preview of his album. The wait is finally over. Frank Ocean announced last night on...


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Tay Devenny – Scriptures [Mixtape]


varwwwclientsclient1web2tmpphpaBOryZ The UK Hip Hop scene is collapsing with endless gang culture taking over - little substance, no creativity. We are taking this opportunity to bring some brand new music to the table, Hip Hop influenced...


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Frank Ocean – Sweet Life (Prod. Pharrell)


artworks-000026231171-yqygkz-original Finally, after his news of his recent revelation has settled down (sort of), Frank Ocean finally returns with some music after dropping Pyramids a few weeks back. "Sweet Life", which is co produced by...


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Mac Miller – America (Ft. Casey Veggies & Joey Bada$$)


timthumb What sounds better than a smooth Hip Hop beat with a dope flow on a summers evening? Nothing, except a smooth Hip Hop beat with a dope flow. You've already heard of Mac Miller - the Pittsburgh...


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Kanye West & Pusha T


ifwt-new-god-flow GOOD Music are really making it a Cruel Summer (not so much for London with this terrible weather), but new music from Kanye and Pusha always brightens up the day. New God Flow lived up to the hype,...


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Miguel – Adorn [Full Extended Version]


miguel adorn The Prince of RnB, Miguel, has released an extended version (if one added minute can be counted as an extended version) of his classic hit from Art Dealer Chick Vol. 1 - Adorn. The additional minute...


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Throw Back Thursday: Common – Go!


141761 GOOD Music have been at it for a long time now and it's only right to highlight their classics. Take Common - Go! for example: Produced by Kanye West, backing vocals by John Mayer and scratches provided...


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Maybach Music Group Feat. Kendrick Lamar – Power Circle [Video]


rick-ross-self-made-2-tracklist-vibe There is something distinctively Maybach Music sounding about this. Let's put aside all of Rick Ross's latest tunes and focus on Maybach Music 1, 2 and 3. Rick Ross x Classy million dollar sounding...


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Shadez The Misfit


TILL-THAT-DAY-e1340329061212 The Misfit is back with his second installment of cuts that didn't make his upcoming mixtape 'Misfit Maximus 2', this being the follow up to his previous release 'Picture This'. Produced by StewRat,...


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Sample Of The Week: Rapsody – Lampin’


JAMLA1 Under the sample of the week spotlight is Jamla's very own Eric G, showcasing superior chopping skills than Gordon Ramsey. Rapsody - Lampin' is one of the best underground Hip Hop tracks to come...


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