It's a good week when....
Your video for Sigma 'Nobody to Love' is #10 in the TV Airplay Chart, before release!
TV Playlists include VIP Track across 4 Music, The Box, Kiss TV & Smash Hits, MTV Dance VOTW & A list, MTV Music B list, MTV Hits & Viva playlists, Clubland TV, Planet Pop, Now TV, Chart Show TV, Chart Show Dance & Starz!
We've also got 3 x videos on Sunday Brunch (C4) this weekend (Show N Prove, Jordan Morris & Paul Woodford) and have just booked Lethal Bizzle on the show on 20th April!
Soccer AM are playing Bashy 'Bring the Lights Down' this Saturday on Showboat, and looking like a great week of TV additions for both this & the Jus Now ft Stylo G "Tun Up' video..
Lastly, Tinchy unveils his warm up single for new album later in the year, & will be performing the footie themed track on Life's A Pitch (BT Sport) and chatting to MOTD Kickabout in a couple of weeks.
Right, celebratory tea break over...more to do!
Sigma "Nobody to Love" VIP Track on Box TV Network!
As described by Twin B, the 'choooonage" that is Sigma 'Nobody to Love" & is *VIP Track across the Box TV Network next week!
Starting out life as a bootleg of Kayne West's "Bound 2" the track is now getting a full release on 3 Beat and off to a flying start...
As well VIP plays across 4Music, The Box, Kiss TV, Smash Hits TV, the video has been added to MTV Music, MTV Dance VOTW & A list, Clubland TV, Planet Pop, Capital TV, NOW TV, & Starz TV!
Not to mention a certain R1 A list, Kiss FM Playlist, Capital Network Playlist, & Shazam Chart positions of #2 (Pre-release) and #5 (UK Top 200)
Lethal Bizzle story on Letterman!
From a certain Mr Bieber's name-changing antics on Twitter to your pic on David Letterman in 3 easy stages!
Lethal Bizzle is back with a new single 'The Drop" in May, has just been a guest on C4's 8 Out of 10 Cats and will be live in the studio for Sunday Brunch (C4) on 20th April
'Rebel With a Cause' #12 in Album Chart!
This week sees the release of the brilliant, and eclectic debut artist album from Ghetts 'Rebel With A Cause' which has entered the midweek chart today at a very well deserved No. 12!!
The brilliant video for Rebel is now playlisted on AKA, MTV Base & Flava amongst others.
Erol Alkan's Phantasy label
We are excited to be working with seminal DJ & radio host Erol Alkans record label Phantasy.
Stylo G 'Move Back'
Lyrical Badman and king of Dancehall Stylo G is back with a new video "Move Back"
Shot in Jamaica and with a cameo from Toddla T this has been added straight to Kiss TV, MTV Base, AKA, Clubland TV & Flava, plus the tune has already been used by Soccer AM as a soundbed...
Fatboy Slim #5 in TV Airplay Chart !
Fatboy Slim's hook up with Riva Starr & Beardyman "Eat Sleep Rave Repeat" charted at #4 - above One Direction! and stayed Top 10 for 2 x weeks.
The video, featuring a dance-endurance contest, peaked at #5 in the TV Airplay Chart and was playlisted across 4Music, Viva, MTV Music, MTV Dance, The Box, Kiss TV, BuzMuzik, Capital TV, Clubland TV, Chart Show Dance, Chart Show TV, Starz, Sub TV, & received plays from Planet Pop, MTV Hits, Now That's What I Call Music TV & even VH1!
So Solid - grande finale @ the Mobo Awards
So Solid, the collective that changed the face of UK Urban music forever, closed the 2013 Mobo Awards with THE performance of the night!
Megaman, Swiss, The Twins, Lisa Maffia, Kaish, Gman, Harvey & Romeo re-united and showed the world that what they are famous for, electrifying performances, incredible suits (Swiss), wicked heels (Lisa) and an eye for a lazer...
*Retrospective album "Solid Soul"*released Nov 2012.
Childish Gambino announces new album..
Childish Gambino (aka Donald Glover, L.A screen writer, actor, comedian) announced his new album via a freestyle called 'Yaphet Kotto' (Worst Rapper), performed at Daddy's House (P Diddy's Studio) and premiered on Revolt TV (Diddy's new TV channel).
Single '3005' will release on 2nd Dec and with the album "Because the Internet" following on 9th Dec...
Video in soon & Chilli is very excited about forthcoming promo trip & album playback..
Friction featuring Arlissa
With an amazing 27 + plays on R1, plus heavy support from KissFM, Kiss Fresh & Capital Xtra, DrumNBass DJ Friction brings us his new single "Long Gone Memory " featuring vocals from Rocnation signee Arlissa, and a top-line written by Example.
2013 has already seen Friction collaborate with Skream & P Money, play major festivals the world over & release a 'Fabric Live' CD. 2014 will see the release of his long awaited artist Album...
Chilli - recent TV bookings..
Our latest round of TV bookings include:
- Tinchy Stryder on 8 Out of 10 Cats (C4)
Many more to come!
Stylo nominated for 2 x Mobo Awards
Everyone's favourite Soundbwoy Stylo G has been nominated for 2 x Mobo Awards!
In the meantime his new single "Badd" has been added across the board at TV Playlist groups including Kiss TV, MTV Base, AKA, Flava etc..
Paigey Cakey releases debut single
Paigey Cakey, East London female MC, singer & actress is about to take the UK by storm, releasing her debut single for Alwayz Music (home of Chip).
The Video for "Same Way" is dropping soon...
Ray Foxx charts at 12
"Boom Boom (Heartbeat)" the amazing follow up to "La Musica (The Trumpeter)" charted at #121
Tv support for the beautiful video shot in Ibiza includes MTV Music, MTV Dance, MTV Base, MTV Hits, Viva, Kiss TV, The Box, Chart Show Dance, Planet Pop, Clubland TV, Flava, BuzMuzik AND a Sunday Brunch (C4) video clip.
The video peaked at #18 in the TV Airplay Chart!
Alex Metric & Jacques le Cont
Alex Metric & Jacques le Cont team up for "Safe With You' coming soon on Ministry of Sound recordings..
Already a huge groundswell of both Club, R1, Kiss & Capital support and the video will be dropping next week (featuring 2 x ice skaters perfectly in sync....)
Cheeky video for 'The Show'
Mike Mago finally releases "The Show" in September after amazing crossover support from Pete Tong, Zane Lowe, Annie Mac, B Traits, Dany Howard, Toddla T & more...
The video is a quirky study of love, from the perspective of a bike seat..
The object of his affections? The rather beautiful bum that he spends all his time with of course!
The video clocked up nearly 100k views within 1 x day of going live (now at 140,00 a couple of days later).
Chris Malinchak....possibly our favourite video ever!
The massive Chris Malinchak 'So Good To Me' has been on repeat in the office since the end of last year, and now we have a favorite video to add to our favorite tune.
Every promo should have a giraffe....fact.
Added straight to R1 B list & Kiss B list 5 x weeks upfront, the pre-order also reached #11 on main Itunes chart, #6 on Shazam Main Chart and #3 Shazam Pre Release - indicating we are not alone in our love!
Chilli are happy to report MTV have just added to the video to MTV Music (Clist), MTV Hits (Brand New) alongside MTV Dance B list, and its also playlisted on Clubland TV, Chart Show Dance, BuzMuzik, Kiss TV, & The Box 'New Kids'.
Check out an entry into the Fresh New Music Chart this week on 4Music / The Box.
Kings of the scene..we give you....Lethal Bizzle & Wiley
Bizzle and Wiley bury the hatchet and team up for "They Got it Wrong"
Typical of Bizzle's wide & wonderful appeal, his DENCH clothing line has been the subject of discussion on BBC1's Graham Norton, with Graham asking guest Dame Judi Dench about the brand!
After famously posing for a picture wearing a Dench Cap, Dame Judi went on to call Lethal Bizzle a 'wonder'.
Catch Bizzle on Sunday Brunch (C4) on 14th April, and counting down his Top 50 21st Century Hip Hop videos on Kiss TV on 20th April.
The video is A listed on MTV Base, been a Kiss TV 'Hot One' and is also on Flava, AKA, BuzMuzik & 4Play (4Music).
Chilli has a #1 in the TV Airplay Chart!
The unstoppable Bingo Players ft Far East Movement "Get Up (Rattle)" not only scoresd2 weeks at #1 in the Official UK Top 40 but hit No. 1 in the TV Airplay Chart as well.
This tops off a great TV campaign which included the following:
Box TV Network VIP Track, MTV Music A list, MTV Dance A list, MTV Hits A list, Viva B list & playlists on Chart Show TV, Chart Show Dance, Flava, BuzMuzik, Clubland TV, Starz & Capital TV !
Also terrestrial video plays on Freshly Squeezed (C4) & Spotlight (C4)
Goldie releases Triple Album 'The Alchemist'
Pioneer, graffiti artist, drum 'n' bass icon, DJ, actor and producer. Goldie is a total original, a multi-talented complex shape shifter, who has sold more than 2.5 million records worldwide.
To mark an incredible 20 years in the music business he releases his first ever career-spanning retrospective entitled 'The Alchemist: The Best Of Goldie 1992-2012'.
Vato Gonzales Vs Lethal Bizzle & Donae'o charts at #20 - DENCH!
Chilli is excited at a great start to 2013, with Vato Gonzales Vs Lethal Bizzle and Donae'o Not A Saint" charting at #20!
TV highlights include chatting to Nick Grimshaw on T4, Freshly Squeezed (C4) video play, Football Focus (BBC 1) Predictions slot & video play, and Soccer AM (Sky 1) Interview on 29th Dec & a MTV Base Top 20 countdown hosted by Bizzle.
The video is playlisted on MTV Base A list, MTV Dance, The Box New Kids, Kiss TV, Clubland TV, Flava, Buz Muzik, Dance Nation & AKA.
Catch Bizzle's Top 20 Deadly Beats on MTV Base from 17th Jan...
New from Porter Robinson...
LA newcomer Porter Robinson - who is being hailed as the new Calvin Harris - recently charted at #9 with his smash single 'Language'.
"Language" received across the board support on Radio, & the TV plot was just as impressive, with adds to playlist channels including MTV Dance, Music, MTV Music, MTV Hits, Viva, The Box, 4Music, Kiss TV, Chart Show, Dance Nation, Buz Muzik and Clubland, as well as video plays on Freshly Squeezed and Spotlight (C4)
New single Matt Zo ft Porter "Easy" due for release in April 2013..
Chilli PR TV 2012 TV bookings included
After wondering why we are rarely in the office, a quick ponder over some of this years reports told us why!
Here's some of the TV bookings we've booked for our artists last year:-
Later with Jools Holland (BBC 2)
See our TV Clips section to see a select few...
Martika LA - new single coming soon...
Martika LA's beautiful video for debut single "Give me Your Love" (shot in Jamaica - Chilli is jealous) was added to MTV Base,The Box 'New Kids', Kiss TV 'Breakin Beats', Flava & Starz as well as securing terrestrial airings on Freshly Squeezed (C4) Video play, Spotlight (C4) Video play.
Much more to come from Martika in 2013..
Sway on Buzzcocks
Sway's 3rd single "Charge" featured Mr Hudson and was supported on the following TV channels - Kiss TV Hot One, The Box, MTV Base, MTV Dance, Clubland TV, AKA, Massive RnB, Buz Muzik & Flava!
We also had him charming the studios of Buzzcocks(BBC 2), *Freshly Squeezed(C4)and Soccer AM
Chilli can't wait for his next track...
Steve Aoki brings whole new meaning to Emergency services...
Steve Aoki teams up with Chiddy Bang and Lil Jon for his latest caper... The video features the three dispensing their own unique brand of emergency treatment from the 'party ambulance'.
Public Enemy 'Harder Than You Think'
After being picked as the sync track to C4's Paralympic promo' Meet the Super Humans', the phenomenal Public Enemy tune 'Harder Than You Think' got a well deserved re-release..
Immediately charting in the Official Top 40, it swiftly rose to #11 and then #6, peaking at #4. With video support across the major TV playlist channel, it reached at #10 in the TV Airplay Chart & #13 in the Box TV Network Most Viewed Chart (linked to Barb Data)
This year is the legendary hip hop group's 25th Anniversary and they will be celebrating this with a new album.
Josh Osho - BBC 4 & T4
After performing his debut single "Redemption Days" on Later this summer, Josh Osho once again performs for the BBC, this time with Sir Tom Jones!
in 2012 Josh achieved the incredible feat of 3 x ROTW AND Playlists on 1Xtra, R1 AND R2 (for "Redemption Days"), graced the hallowed halls of Madia Vale for a R1 Live Lounge, had the most synced track of the summer (used all over The Voice final, Formula One, Euro 2012, Wimbledon and the Olympics), played festivals including Wireless, T in the Park, T4 on the Beach and V Festival and supported Jessie J, Emelie Sande, James Morison and The Script.
Chilli TV bookings included the above Later performance, T4 on the Beach - Performance, Freshly Squeezed (C4)- Interview & Video plays, Spotlight(C4)-Video Play,Friday Download (CBBC)Performance,T4 Interview, & Playlist support from The Box,Kiss TV, MTV Base, Flava, BuzMuzik & AKA
'A grittier, homegrown John Legend, or an unplugged Seal - if it's good enough for Wu, It should be good enough for you' - THE GUARDIAN
Dappy tells the world his "Good Intentions"
Dappy's third single "Good Intentions" sees the often outspoken urban superstar open his heart to showcase both his fantastic songwriting talent and ear for melody.
The video made VIP track across the Box TV Network, as well as MTV Base A list, MTV Hits & Viva B list, Chart Show, BuzMusic, Flava & Starz playlists, and peaked at #8 in the TV Airplay Chart!
Chilli booking included performing on London Live (C4), Daybreak (ITV 1) and Loose Women (ITV 1) & causing hilarious mayhem on set of T4, Freshly Squeezed (C4), Celebrity Juice (ITV 2), & Unzipped (BBC 3)
Chilli PR - Highlights Of 2011
2011 whizzed by in a blur of packed release schedules and promo itineraries that kept us busy for many weekends of the year (and experienced new forms of transport - sleeper train back from Glasgow Mobos anyone?!)
We worked with Tinchy Stryder, Skepta, Alex Gaudino ft Kelly Rowland, Wolfgang Gartner ft Will.I.am, Laidback Luke ft Example, Artful, Cleo Sol, Sincere, MC Harvey, Preeya Kalidas, Tim Berg, Eric Prydz, Afrojack & Steve Aoki amongst many others.
Dappy scored a No 1 with his debut solo single "No Regrets" & Chilli also hit No 1 in TV Airplay Chart for the video. We had him performing acoustically on Hollyoaks Music Show (C4) & The Crush (C4); with a full Orchestra & band on Children In Need (BBC 1); & backed by a band & choir on The Mobo Awards, T4 Super Sat & Daybreak.
Sway triumphantly returned with some of the fastest rapping committed to tape (& our personal favourite lyric of the year "I know you missed me, I missed you too"). "Still Speedin" exceeded all expectations as a set up single & charted at #19! We made the Top 20 in the TV Airplay Chart & had him sharing his wisdom on the Jo Whiley Music Show as a panel guest, as well as chatting on Freshly Squeezed & Soccer AM. Lots more material to follow...
The Mobo Awards were another busy date for us with performances from Boyz II Men, Dappy & Tinchy Stryder. Boyz II Men were honoured with an "Outstanding Contribution to Music Award", and Tinchy & Dappy won "Best Video" for "Spaceship".
On the pop / dance front, Alexandra Stan steadily climbed the singles chart to eventually reach #3. The video for "Mr Saxobeat" peaked at #6 in TV Airplay & stayed in both the Sales & TV Airplay Top 40 for a staggering 16 x weeks! The video to follow up "Get Back (ASAP)" also reached Top 20 in the TV Airplay Chart. Lots more to come from Alexandra in 2012.
Roll Deep also returned to the Chilli PR roster after signing an indie deal with Cooking Vinyl & we are already off to a great start with TV performances on Friday Download (BBC 2) and an interview on Freshly Squeezed (C4)...
TVs booked in 2011:
We booked the following Terrestrial TVs in 2011:
Xtra Factor (Performance), T4 on the Beach (C4), MOBOs (BBC 1), T4 Stars of 2011, Children in Need (BBC 1), Daybreak (ITV 1), Freshly Squeezed (C4), The Crush (C4), The Week (BBC 1), Life of Rhyme (C4), Sainsbury's Super Saturday (T4), The Hollyoaks Music Show (C4), Never Mind the Buzzcocks (BBC 2), The Chris Moyles Quiz Show (C4), Celebrity Juice (ITV 2), Koko Pop (C4), Friday Download (BBC 2), New Look Style the Nation (T4) & London Tonight (ITV 1)
We also set up many digital / satellite / online TVs including:
We are starting 2012 with new releases from Tinchy Stryder ft Pixie Lott, Dappy, Jodie Connor, Roll Deep and Utah Saints, and we look forward to launching lots of new artists including Josh Osho, Anisa, Ny, Marger & Gracious K.
Here's to a great year!
Chilli PR – Highlights Of 2010
2010 was another busy year for us at Chilli, and as well as securing playlist slots on all the major TV playlist networks, we booked a fair amount of terrestrial TV too!
In the last six months we’ve confirmed 3 x C4 Video Exclusives and have secured bookings on:
T4 on the Beach (C4)
We’re starting off 2011 with big releases from Tinchy Stryder, Skepta ft N-Dubz and Eric Prydz, as well as working with some amazing new bands including Mirrors, The Ultra Girls and If the Kids.
So watch this space – it looks like it’s going to be another great year…
Chilli PR – Highlights Of 2009
To start things off we had the No 1 Most Played Video of the Year!
Now the science bit – here’s some stats!
- 2009 Highest Played video – Tinchy Stryder ft N Dubz “Number 1″
Not to mention bookings on:-
Children in Need (BBC 1), Alan Carr Chatty Man(C4), National Lottery (BBC 1), T4 Stars of 2009, T4 Studio, Blue Peter (BBC 1), Xtra Factor (ITV2), Something for The Weekend (BBC 2), Breakfast (BBC 1), Orange Rock Corps (C4), London Tonight (ITV 1), Freshly Squeezed (C4)…(Also, video countdowns for 4Music/C4, MTV, Chart Show & Flava, Co Hosts on Nickelodeon…the list goes on!)
Here’s to a great 2010!