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’.
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, 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…
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 (C4) and Spotlight (C4)
New single Matt Zo ft Porter “Easy” due for release in April 2013..
Video coming soon.
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)
Lets Dance for Comic Relief (BBC 1)
Lorraine (ITV 1)
T4 on the Beach (C4) – for 3 x of artists!
Koko Pop (C4) – ditto
Freshly Squeezed (C4) – regular video plays, interviews & 1 x week’s Co Host.
Spotlight (C4)- Video plays, interviews & performances
Loose Women (C4) – Interview & Performance
Lemonaid (ITV 1) – Performance
Celebrity Juice (ITV 2)
Unzipped (BBC 3)
Free Speech (BBC 3)
Rhianna’s Styled to Rock (Sky Living)
London Tonight (ITV 1)
South Bank Show (Sky Arts)
Free Speech (BBC 3)
The Crush (C4 & 4Music)
Soccer Am (Sky 1)
Football Focus (BBC 1)
Never Mind the Buzzcocks (BBC 2)
Xtra Factor (ITV 2)
See our TV Clips section to see a select few…
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 and Spotlight (C4) Video play.
Much more to come from Martika in 2013…
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 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’.
If only all trips to A&E could be this fun…
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.
After performing his debut single “Redemption Days” on Later With Jools this summer, Josh Osho once again performs for the BBC, this time with Sir Tom Jones!
After meeting the legend backstage at The Voice final, the two bonded over a love of the blues. They performed the Big Bill Broonzy classic “Black & White Blues” together at LSO St Lukes as part of a BBC 4 Sessions series.
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’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)
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.
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:
Soccer AM (SKY1), Jo Whiley Music Show (SKY 1), Talk of the Terrace (ESPN), Video Takeovers for MTV HD (31 countries) / Chart Show / Flava & Massive RnB, and acoustic sessions for Mobo Mondays, Balcony TV, Drop Out UK, MTV Wrap Up & more.
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!
Jenni, Helen & Ellie. The Chilli PR team.
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)
Big Brother’s Little Brother (E4)
Hollyoaks Music Show (C4)
Alan Carr Chatty Man (C4)
Never Mind the Buzzcocks (BBC2)
Swap Shop (CBBC)
On Track (C4)
5:19 Show (BBC2)
Freshly Squeezed (C4)
Soccer AM (Sky 1)
Album Chart Spotlight (C4)
Live from Studio Five (C5)
Koko Pop (C4)
Blue Peter (BBC1)
MOBO Awards (BBC1)
T4 Stars of 2010 (C4)
Xtra Factor (ITV2)
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…