Anthology Unit is a music group consisting of various artists featured in the AQA Poetry Anthology 2005 onwards version.
The group features 4 main artists and many other people behind the scenes.
Dj Duffeh (Carol Anne Duffy)
MC Heaneh (Seamus Heaney)
Clusta Bomb (Simon Armitage)
C 'Dot' Larke (Gillian Clarke)
Anthology Unit signed to Snypa Unit Records in 2005 and each member has since released one album and one 'Best Of...' album.
Dj Duffeh & MC Heaneh- Best Know What We About Volume 1
Clusta Bomb- Weapons Of Mass Destruction
C 'Dot' Larke- Anthologeh Of Da Streetz (Double CD)
Anthology Unit-The Best Of Anthology Unit
These albums were produced by the label Rudethug Productions Ltd.
The Unit has been very successful and have sold more than 5 million albums between them. The biggest selling album of 2007 was 'Weapons Of Mass Destruction' by Clusta Bomb and thus received a MOBO and a Grammy for his achievements. The other members have been successful but have yet to emulate Clusta Bomb's success.
According to the website 'Dogs On Acid' Anthology Unit are recording a new album which is set to drop some time in late 2008. The new album is widely expected to become the biggest selling album in history and many people have tipped them to become Global Megastarz of tha future.
Anthology Unit's music consists of mainly Hip-Hop
with some Grime
, Drum & Bass
influences. Although in Duffy and Heaney's Album subtle gaelic influences have also been heard.
To see the list of AU's 'mad' lyricz visit the AQA website.