Here is the brand new HHK exclusive with 25 Facts About Buggs Tha Rocka – Scattered Thoughts of an American Poet. The album will be released on the 10th of December 2014 and the iTunes pre-order link will be available soon.
TICKETS | Method Man and Redman Live in Leeds
EXCLUSIVE | 25 Facts About Joe Snow – Sense Outer Madness
PREVIOUS | Tha Office vs Defenders of Style Cypher
On Sunday the 21st of December, the city of Leeds will be given a perfect pre-Christmas gift in the form of Method Man and Redman, who will be performing at the o2 Academy. There are still limited tickets available which can be purchased from the link listed above, and local artists and HHK featured artists Tha Office and Defenders of Style will be the supporting acts. Make sure you check out Tha Office and Defenders of Style HHK exclusives on the links listed above, and look out for HHK at the event (we accept drinks, food, merchandise and £10.00 notes). You can also watch Tha Office exclusive freestyle with HHK below.
RELATED | OBX ft Guilty Simpson – Evil Ways
To celebrate the release of The Audible Doctor’s latest project “Can’t Keep The People Waiting E.P” we have a track which isn’t on the E.P titled “Leave Me Alone”. The Audible Doctor has teamed up with Guilty Simpson for the track which was uploaded to the soundcloud page today. Fans can download The Audible Doctor’s new E.P from the download link listed above, and listen to The Audible Doctor ft Guilty Simpson – Leave Me Alone on the soundcloud player below.
DOWNLOAD | Genesis Elijah – Private Moments in Public
PREVIOUS \ Abby Power ft Genesis Elijah – Oh well
Following the recent, high profile police brutality headlines, UK Hip-Hop artist Genesis Elijah has released a new single titled “Riot Van”. Genesis Elijah has teamed up with Pastor Dutchie for the vocals, who together present their new single via the soundcloud page (player below / link above). Recent cases have seen the likes of Mike Brown and Eric Garner among many others seen their lives tragically ended by police, which has angered the public both in the UK and USA. You can listen to the new single from Genesis Elijah ft Pastor Dutchie – Riot Van on the soundcloud player below.
PREVIOUS | Fliptrix – Polyhymnia
DOWNLOAD | Nature’s Greatest Mystery – The Four Owls
RELATED | Jam Baxter – …So We Ate Them Whole
Arguably the most talented and appreciated UK Hip-Hop crew “The Four Owls” have announced they’ll be dropping a brand new album early 2015 titled “Natural Order.” The likes of Leaf Dog, Fliptrix, Verb T and BVA have once again joined forces and will follow-up the album release with a five-city UK tour which includes Bristol, Nottingham, Brighton, Manchester and Leeds, from the 3rd to the 7th of February. The Four Owls have also announced (confirmed by HHK) that DJ Premier will be featuring on the new album, and I would encourage you to look out for more surprises ahead of the album drop. You can view the official tour flyer for The Four OWls – Natural Order tour here.
As we prepare for the upcoming free E.P from J57 titled “0057: FlaskLIFE” we have the second official single from the project titled “Heisenberg Blue”. As Breaking Bad fans may realise, the title is inspired by the popular TV series and J57 is quoted saying “I really felt it embodied all the emotions throughout the series and figured it was only right to name it something assosiated with it”. We’ll be posting more promotion ahead of the release of 0057: FlaskLIFE and feel free to check out the previous J57 works in the Hip-Hop Kings archives. You can view the official artwork and listen to J57 – Heisenberg Blue on the soundcloud player below.
DOWNLOAD | A Better Tomorrow – Wu-Tang Clan
TICKETS | Wu-Tang Clan UK 2015
The Wu-Tang Clan have announced two exclusive dates for UK fans in June 2015. The cities of London and Glasglow will be blessed with the presence of (what we expect) to be all members of the Wu-Tang Clan on the 4th and 5th of June 2015, with tickets being available from the Gigs and Tours website (link above). The Wu-Tang Clan have recently released their album “A Better Tomorrow” which has received mixed reviews from fans, make sure you’ve downloaded the album from iTunes. Also check out the Wu-Tang NAN’S video from Noisey below.
DOWNLOAD | Whole Life Ahead of Me – Single – Kinetik
PREVIOUS | Kinetik – Whole Life Ahead of Me (Audio)
EXCLUSIVE | Kinetik – Hip Hop Is Forever Interview
We blogged the latst single from Kinetik – Whole Life Ahead of Me recently, and now I’m happy to share the brand new video which was released today via Bass and Format’s YouTube page. Kinetik has teamed up with Jeremy Arey who produced the track, and credits are given to Nitevisions who directed the video (and are responsible for a lot of Kinetik’s previous visual works). Make sure you support Kinetik by downloading “Whole Life Ahead of Me” from the iTunes link listed above. You can also watch the official video for Kinetik – Whole Life Ahead of Me on the YouTube player below.
Here is the first offering from Denaun’s upcoming E.P “Stuff in My Back Pack” with the video for the single “Hey”. Denaun explains he was with Jay Electronica’s DJ TJ when he first heard the loop which is used for the track, and Denaun decided to head to the beach with some friends to shoot the video (look out for cameo’s from Marvone and Young Roc among others. Look out for plenty of other promotional material as we gear toward the release of “Stuff in My Back Pack” and you can watch Denaun – Hey on the YouTube player below.
PREVIOUS | Koncept – Getting off the Ground (Audio)
Earlier this month I posted the new single from Koncept titled “Getting off the Ground” and now Koncept presents the official video for the single. Credits go to John Coyne for the video work. and also a huge shout to Koncept for making the song available as a free download for fans. Koncept has been busy in 2014 working on new material for fans, which we hope to see come to fruition soon. In the meantime, enjoy watching Koncept – Getting off the Ground (Video) on the YouTube player below.
PREVIOUS | Werd (Sons of Scotland) – City of Stone
DOWNLOAD | Savage Sound System – Shan Times
I’ve just been sent the brand new video from Werd (Sons of Scotland) for the single “Who Are We”. Werd teams up with SSS (Savage Sound System) and “Who Are We” is featured on the Savage Sound System EP “Shan Times” which can be downloaded from the link above. Credits go to VensMedia (Steven Stewart) who filmed the video and AlexisSs for the edits. Please feel free to browse the Hip-Hop Kings archives for more Werd and Sons of Scotland material. You can expect to hear more from Werd as we head into 2015. However, you can watch Werd (SoS) – Who Are We on the YouTube player below.