From chart-toppers Dizzee Rascal and Wiley to Tempa T and Trim, mostly all of today's grime stars exercised their skills through the pirate radio circuit. Back in the day, many of us grime fanatics would rush to our (now-dusty) tape decks to record and relive the drama, dubplates, and clashes heard through the fuzzy FM dial. And while there have been countless standout moments throughout the last decade and a half, Complex has gone and carefully selected 10 of the best pirate radio sets from a specific era in grime—the golden age, if you will—so join us, as we re-encounter some of the most hypest times in British underground music history.

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