Hip Hop Chess Box is the new weekly show on Radio Saltire, showcasing the best in Local and International Hip Hop Music. Expect to hear everything from Scottish hip hop, UK hip Hop and US Rap back to back.
Hip Hop Chess Box is hosted by Hip Hop Artists Jigz & Madhat McGore.
Madhat McGore is an award winning Emcee from Edinburgh, who has opened up for the likes of K Koke, Wu-Tang Clan and much more, as well as working alongside some of the biggest names in the UK. Madhat is also the first and only Scottish Artist to take part in BBC’s Fire in The Booth.
Jigz is an Edinburgh based Producer/DJ/Engineer, who has worked alongside some of Hip Hops greats including Talib Kweli, Pete Rock and Wu Tang Clan. Jigz has toured with acts such as Kid Ink, Wu Tang, Talib Kweli, Wiley and many more. As a producer has worked with some of the biggest names in Hip Hop.