Trademark Blud performs at the Utilita Arena Birmingham as he opens the World Trampoline and Gymnastics Championships

Utilita Arena

Trademark Blud Television interview on BBC1 and BBC Midlands Today


An eye-catching performance is promised to all attendees of a festive drone show by the musician who wrote the soundtrack to it.

Hundreds of the unmanned vehicles will take to the skies above Telford Town Park on Wednesday for the event.

They will create images accompanied by music written by Telford-born Trademark Blud.

BBC News

A flying display with more than 400 drones backed by the music of an award-winning rapper will be coming to Telford in the week before Christmas. 

BBC News

Shropshire Star

Telford & Wrekin Council News

"The beat and Trademark complement each other and help to set the scene (or murder scene even) as the good the bad and the ugly are singled out and taken down by trademarks relentless onslaught. 2021 is most definitely covered in BLUD!"

Wordplay Magazine

"New one from Trademark Blud. Fast paced conscious bars from the Telford lyricist over a first-rate instrumental by Dan Miles make ‘What We Gonna Do’ gold. "


"Last night, the Independent Music AIM Awards took place and Trademark took home one of the awards"


"Trademark caught up with BBC Radio 1 Newsbeat to speak about lockdown and his future in the music industry"


"heading out to see some more awesome live music tonight, this should get you pumped. Trademark Blud absolutely smashed it for #BBCMusicDay"

BBC Music Day Performance  

"One of the most well-rounded and lyrically gifted emcees in the UK today"

I am Hip Hop Magazine  

"my absolute favourite was this little gem from West Midlands rapper Trademark Blud"

Finding My Edge  

"A Telford rapper will be "spitting bars" with youngsters as part of an anti-knife project ahead of the Shropshire Knife Angel's visit to the town"

Shropshire Star  

"Dizzee Rascal will be supported on the main stage by rappers Wretch 32 and Trademark Blud"

Shropshire Star  

"With heavy delivery and powerful messages Trademark clearly uses the track to demonstrate some of the skills that have already seen him sharing stages with artists such as Talib Kweli. Indeed the new release has already received airplay from BBC radio."

Blatantly Blunt  

“The hip hop scene in Telford is gaining momentum and we have extremely talented performers such as Trademark. The students were excited to see him perform live"

Telford College  

"This has all the makings of a true hip hop anthem!"

UK Hip Hop .com  

"Featuring live performances from some of our favourite artists"

Red Earth Collective  

"This week’s free downloadable BBC Introducing Mixtape features handpicked tunes from the BBC"

Fresh On The Net  

"Trademark Blud – Blud On The Brain (Prod. Rediculus)"

Stimulate Your Soul  

"New project from Trademark Blud is out and about, with some nice production from Micall Parknsun"

Ginger Slim  

"Co-founder of the awards is also a rapper and goes by the more well-known name of Trademark Blud"

Shropshire Star 

"Show stopping performance from Trademark Blud"

Shropshire Star

"With a diverse range of concepts, sounds and contributors Trademark has really stretched the limits with his creativity and overall approach to this final project in the trilogy"

Urban Vault  

"Trademark Blud is a true lyricist and is standing loud & proud for UK Hip Hop!"

All That Dope  

"Telford, West Midlands rapper Trademark Blud drops some hard bars for Go Big TV, in East London"

Blatantly Blunt  

"absolutely packed with a variety of subject matters, rugged flows, quality pen game and all round homegrown hip hop! "

Underground Hip Hop  

"The UK emcee delivers volatile verbals over neck-snapping production from Micall Parknsun on this quality six-track release."

Old to The New  

"Trademark Blud, supported by his beat maker and DJ, Tricksta, captivates minds with his hard hitting, politically conscious brand of hip hop."

Birmingham Review  

"One project involves rapper Trademark Blud, who is making a song and music video with youngsters which could be performed live when the sculpture visits."

Shropshire Star  

"Rapper Trademark Blud led the first session of the project"

Shropshire Star  

"Powerful new music from Trademark Blud"

Ginger Slim  

"Trademark Blud’s performance of ‘Forever and a Day’ as part of Severn Sessions on BBC Radio"

Trickstas World