Oxide & Neutrino
|Oxide & Neutrino|
|Origin||London, United Kingdom|
|Years active||1999–2007, 2011–present|
|Labels||East West Records|
|Associated acts||So Solid Crew|
Oxide & Neutrino are a British DJ and Garage MC trio from London, consisting of Alex Rivers (born 1982, in Isleworth, London), Mark Osei-Tutu (born 1982, in Brixton, London) and Lee Young (born 1989, Highbury, London).
Their first single "Bound 4 Da Reload (Casualty)" entered at the top of the UK Singles Chart in April 2000. It is known for sampling the theme music to the BBC medical drama series Casualty, and also contains samples of dialogue from the 1998 film, Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels.
Oxide & Neutrino are members of UK garage group, So Solid Crew. Oxide has also produced tracks on Lisa Maffia's debut album, First Lady, and the track "Industry Lady" on Face's mixtape Sign 2 the Block.
In 2007, the duo made a return to the music scene, first with a new single "What R U" released on 14 May, and then with their fourth album 2nd Chance following on 11 June. An interview with Darker Romello of Mayhem TV entitled "The Return of Oxide & Neutrino" appeared on Grimedaily, announcing new material set to be released in the summer of 2011.
|2000||The Solid Sound of the Underground||—||—|
|2002||2 Stepz Ahead||28||
|2013||Quarks & Leptons (EP)||—||—|
|2000||"Bound 4 Da Reload (Casualty)"||1||Execute|
|"No Good 4 Me"||6|
|2001||"Up Middle Finger"||7|
|"Rap Dis" / "Only Wanna Know U Cos Ure Famous"||12||2 Stepz Ahead|
|2002||"Dem Girlz (I Don't Know Why)"||10|
|2007||"What R U"||—||2nd Chance|
- Alexis Petridis. "On tour in Texas with the So Solid Crew". The Guardian. Retrieved 18 September 2013.
- "Mark so solid with new crew (From Your Local Guardian)". Yourlocalguardian.co.uk. 31 July 2007. Retrieved 18 September 2013.
- "Garage wars". The Guardian. Retrieved 18 September 2013.
- Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 413. ISBN 1-904994-10-5.
- "THE RETURN OF OXIDE & NEUTRINO - INTERVIEW 2011 EXCLUSIVE". YouTube. Retrieved 18 September 2013.
- "UK Chart Placings". officialcharts.com. Retrieved 25 January 2014.