Selecta! De gal dem whine! And other phrases a white boy from the suburbs has no business using. But if anyone can bring dancehall to a wider audience, it’s Sheffield’s Toddla T. Never overstretching its roots, the dutty riddims permeate throughout, culminating in ‘Manabadman’ – the most overtly D’n’B/dancehall track, though also one of the most frenetic and exciting – while the likes of ‘Sound Tape Killin’ and ‘Road Trip’ bridge the gap to a more mainstream electro/house club fare. In fact, aside from the ethereal ‘Rebel’, featuring Benjamin Zephaniah and Hot Chip’s Joe Goddard, it’s impossible not to move to the irresistible combination of tough basslines and cutting electro. Whether it’s head-nodding or arse-wiggling, if you like your beats with a harder edge, Toddla’s your man.

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