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Urban Development

Urban Development offers a service of artist development, music production and strategic programming based at Stratford Circus. It also presents regular performance platforms for London-based talent. Our funding supports the organisation’s core costs.

Funding awards

  • 2012-2013: £150,000
  • 2013-2014: £153,450
  • 2014-2015: £157,440

Video feed

UDVC (Urban Development Vocal Collective) @ the Roundhouse

Urban Development's Vocal Collective take to the stage at Camden's Roundhouse showing off their fabulous range of sonic styles and extreme talent. To keep up to date with Urban Development and the Vocal Collective you can find them on the links below. www.urbandevelopment.co.uk www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt www.facebook.com/udevelopment

UD Studio Sessions - Tasha Rae

Winner of our 50p studio time giveaway competition Miss Tasha Rae heads down to UDHQ to collect her prize and enjoys her all day studio session win at Urban Development.

Vote Urban Development: RBS Inspiring Enterprise Awards.

Got 1 minute? Then click http://bit.ly/UD-RBS. Urban Development are up for the RBS Inspiring Enterprise Award! Voting = we help more young people #DareToDream vote UD http://bit.ly/UD-RBS. We need your votes! Learn more about how we will make the money work HERE http://urbandevelopment.co.uk/blog/news-urban-development-up-for-5194

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#UDLive | July 2013 | Krept & Konan, RoxXxan, Sid Batham + more

All about #UDlive http://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk http://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt http://www.facebook.com/urbandevelopment

#daretodream: Urban Development Music Foundation

Exploring the work of the Urban Development Music Foundation. We #DareToDream do you? Support us http://urbandevelopment.co.uk/support http://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk/ http://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt http://www.facebook.com/urbandevelopment

#UDLive | Hosted By MckNasty | April 2013 [Feat. Vince Kidd, G FrSH, Ria Ritchie + more]

All about #UDlive http://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk http://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt http://www.facebook.com/urbandevelopment

#UDLive 18/04/13 | Vince Kidd Acoustic Session ft. McKnasty

http://bit.ly/UDLIve Vince Kidd performs at UD Live Studios! Catch Vince alongside G-Frsh, Ria Ritchie, Nick Brewer and Hayley Cassidy at UD Live on Thursday, April 18 at Cargo, London. Advance tickets available from http://bit.ly/UDLIve http://www.twitter.com/Kiddulthood http://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt

A*M*E feat. Joe Black - UDTV In Session #8

Universal signing A*M*E dropped by the Urban Development studio to jam out her 'Play The Game Boy' remix feat. Joe Black for UDTV. Catch A*M*E & Joe Black at Industry Takeover, Saturday 27th October, Richmix. http://bit.ly/IndustryTakeover A*M*E @ http://www.twitter.com/TheOfficialAME Joe Black @ http://www.twitter.com/JoeBlackUK Urban Development @ http://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt Visuals: CMG Media Instrumentation: Producer Wez & McKnasty Play The Game Boy out Nov. 4th www.ameofficial.com https://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk/industrytakeover

Incisive - UDTV In Session #7

West London MC Incisive goes east with his acoustic session for UDTV. Catch Incisive at Industry Takeover 2012. Get your ticket and free mix CD here http://bit.ly/IndustryTakeover... Incisive @ http://www.twitter.com/Incisive1 Urban Development @ http://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt Visuals: CMG Media https://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk

RASCALS - UDTV In Session #6

East London's RASCALS drop a live version of their new single 'What's Going Down' Catch the RASCALS at Industry Takeover 2012. Get your ticket and free mix CD here http://bit.ly/IndustryTakeover... RASCALS @ http://www.twitter.com/rascalsofficial Urban Development @ http://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt Visuals: CMG Media https://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk

UDVC - UDTV In Session #5

Urban Development's Vocal Collective sing to the stars in this week's UDTV Session. To see UDVC at Industry Takeover 2012, get your ticket and free mix CD here http://bit.ly/IndustryTakeover... UDVC @ http://www.twitter.com/UDVCS Urban Development @ http://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt Visuals: CMG Media https://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk

D-Rymez - UDTV In Session #4

Rapper D-Rymez unleashes some fresh bars for UD.TV. To see D-Rhymez at Industry Takeover 2012, get your ticket and free mix CD here http://bit.ly/IndustryTakeover... D-Rhymez @ http://www.twitter.com/DRymez UD @ http://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt Visuals: CMG Media Music mixed by Producer Wez @produerwez https://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk

Omar at Glastonbury [Urban Development Exclusive]

Exclusive previously unseen footage of soul singer Omar! Glastonbury The Movie: In Flashback - In Cinema's June 29 http://www.glastonburythemovie.com http://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk/ http://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt http://www.facebook.com/udevelopment

MckNasty - UDTV In Session #3

Having drummed for the likes of Wretch32, Tinie Tempah and Lady Gaga among others, MckNasty is another McKenzie on the rise. Get your ticket for Industry Takeover 2012 here http://bit.ly/IndustryTakeover to see more like this. MckNasty @ https://twitter.com/MckNastyMusic UD @ https://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt Visuals: CMG Media Music mixed by Producer Wez @produerwez https://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk

ShezAr - UDTV In Session #2

London based vocal sensation ShezAr is joined by Producer Wez as she takes it to the roof and then some. To see ShezAr live at UD's Industry Takeover 2012 hit http://bit.ly/IndustryTakeover. You'll also get a free mix CD for your troubles. ShezAr @ https://www.twitter.com/ShezArOnly Producer Wez @ http://twitter.com/producerwez UD @ https://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt Visuals: CMG Media Music mixed by Producer Wez https://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk

Joe Black - UDTV In Session #1

UDTV present the realionaire Joe Black joined by MckNastyMusic on the drums. Get an early bird £6 ticket to see raps finest live at UD's Industry Takeover 2012 hit http://bit.ly/IndustryTakeover. You'll also get a free mix CD, featuring Joe Black and the rest, for your listening pleasure. Joe Black @ https://www.twitter.com/JoeBlackUK MckNasty @ https://twitter.com/MckNastyMusic UD @ https://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt Visuals: CMG Media Music mixed by Producer Wez @produerwez https://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk

Win A Writing Session #3 with P Money

Sk & Jewelz won the chance to write with leading MC dapper don P Money, in the third installment of 'Win A Writing Session...' as well as nabbing a bunch of goodies courtesy of our friends at PUMA. Check out what went down at the Urban Development Studios... Follow us http://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt Like us http://www.facebook.com/udevelopment Read more http://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk Thanks to PUMA http://www.puma.com and P Money http://www.ibeatthetune.com/ Follow @KingPMoney. Sk @OfficialSkMuzik | Jewelz @JewelzTaylor Video: Ashur Yelda, Aram Antabil (Phatline) & Ashley McDemott

Urban Development: Win A Writing Session #2 with Angel

RJay won the chance to write with singer & songwriter Angel, in the second installment of 'Win A Writing Session...' as well as nabbing a bunch of goodies courtesy of our friends at Puma. Check out what went down at UD HQ... Follow us http://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt Like us http://www.facebook.com/udevelopment Read more http://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk Thanks to Puma http://www.puma.com and Angel http://thisisangel.com Download Angel's mixtape here http://bit.ly/xaYEKY Check out RJay http://www.twitter.com/RJayMusiq Filmed and edited by Ashur Yelda, Aram Antabil (Phatline) & Ashley McDemott

Urban Development: Win A Writing Session #1 with Yasmin

After sifting through hours worth of entries and a very close vote, Portia Emare won the chance to write with singer & songwriter Yasmin, as well as nabbing a bunch of goodies courtesy of our friends at Puma. Check out what went down at Urban Development HQ... Follow us http://www.twitter.com/urbandevelopmnt Like us http://www.facebook.com/udevelopment Read more http://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk Thanks to Puma http://www.puma.com and Yamin http://www.yasminsworld.co.uk. Yasmin's single 'Light Up The World' is out now http://bit.ly/zPC8q0 Video filmed & edited by Ashur Yelda, Aram Antabil (Phatline) & Ashley McDemott Additional music: Bartoven 'Gladys'

The MOBO Tour 2012 feat. Clement Marfo

To register for free tickets to the MOBO Tour or Industry Takeover in a town near you soon get over to http://www.mobo.com/mobotour. The MOBO Tour 2012 starring DJ & host Ras Kwame, Clement Marfo & The Frontline, Lady Leshurr, Benny Banks, P Money, Youngman, Cleo Sol, Josh Osho, Smiler, MOBO Unsung winners and the best talent from your area. (*Sorry Rascals will no longer be appearing). Industry Takeover at MOBO Academy featuring experts from RWD, SB.TV, PRS for Music, SJM, Coda and many more, alongside artists from the MOBO Tour, trading advice to help you get your buisness right. Urban Development & MOBO present: The MOBO Tour 2012. By arrangement with SJM Concerts. In partnership with PRS for Music and Arts Council England. Music: Clement Marfo & The Frontline 'Overtime' http://bit.ly/u8J17P http://www.mobo.com/mobotour http://www.facebook.com/MOBOofficial

UDTV: Backstage Pass with Kano @ Re:Definition 2011

http://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk UDTV caught up with Kano backstage to talk music and the multi-media concept album extravaganza that is Re:Definition.

UDTV: Backstage Pass with Talay Riley @ Re:Definition 2011

http://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk UDTV caught up with Talay Riley backstage to talk music and the multi-media concept album extravaganza that is Re:Definition.

UDTV: Backstage Pass with MPHO @ Re:Definition 2011

http://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk UDTV caught up with MPHO backstage to talk music and the multi-media concept album extravaganza that is Re:Definition.

UDTV: Backstage Pass with ShezAr @ Re:Definition 2011

http://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk UDTV caught up with ShezAr backstage to talk music and the multi-media concept album extravaganza that is Re:Definition.

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http://www.urbandevelopment.co.uk

Unit D2, Sugar House Yard, 20
Sugar House Lane

London
E15 2QS

51.530281, -0.00744

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