It wasn't until 2007's "Feva Las Vegas" (also self-released) that the group appeared on the UK charts, peaking at No. On 6 August 2008, it was announced that the group had left Polydor Records and had signed to All Around the World records.The label predominantly specializes in dance music; however, they have occasionally released hip hop records such as Ice Cube's You Can Do It.The track was intended for Tulisa' debut album The Female Boss (2012).The song became a big hit peaking at number 1 in the UK and number 3 in the USA.The album includes "You Better Not Waste My Time", "I Swear", "Feva Las Vegas", "Love for My Slums", "Ouch", "Defeat You" and "Papa Can You Hear Me? Due to the success of their debut album, the group embarked on their first headlining tour, Uncle B tour.
As a solo artist Tulisa has generated a debut Number One single that topped in Scotland and the UK charts, two consecutive top twenty singles, a top thirty five debut album and a debut single that has gained over twenty million views on You Tube. In 2011 Tulisa won the show in 2011 being a judge with the "Groups" category with her winning act being Little Mix, who went on to become the most successful girl group in the X Factor's history.
After Lickle Rinsers Crew, they then became NW1, after the area they hail from, making their first music video in 2005 for the track "Everyday Of My Life", which received airplay on Channel U, recording more demos as NW1 such as "Don't Feel Like Moving", "Girl On Road" and "Livin Broke".
Their first single to be released was "You Better Not Waste My Time", which was available for download only until their 2006 self-released single, "I Swear", which gained them their first mainstream notice.
The tour was supported by Stevie Hoang and Tinchy Stryder with whom N-Dubz collaborated with on his No. The lead single from the group's second album titled "I Need You" was released on 9 November 2009 and charted at No. The album Against All Odds, was released on 16 November 2009, and charted at No. The album went platinum within approximately 2 months of release. The music video for the third single taken from the album, "Say It's Over", was released on 5 March 2010 on Channel AKA. 27 on album downloads alone before the single was released.
The second single, "Playing with Fire" features R&B/pop musician, Mr Hudson. 15 in the UK Charts on album downloads alone; however, when the single was released, it fell to No. In 2010, N-Dubz toured their album, Against All Odds starting on 31 March and finishing on 20 April. The group began recording the album following the success of Against All Odds.
Its music video premiered on Channel AKA and Clubland TV on 8 September and was uploaded on You Tube by AATW Records later that day.