The best festivals for hip hop this summer

Looking to bask in rhymes, riddims and big beats this festival season?

Hip hop hits new heights at this year's UK festivals, as nearly every member of the rap elite is set to take to the stage this summer. Contemporary kings Kanye, Pharrell, Dizzee and Drake, along with old-school legends De La Soul, Roots Manuva and Public Enemy will all drop it like it's very hot this season.

2014's best festivals for hip hop lovers

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