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Sometimes you receive music in your inbox which you instantly know will be a hit. UK electronic producer Skylab 3 has taken to remix Cannibal Ox’s track “Iron Rose” which features the legendary MF Doom. If the names in the title don’t excite you enough, Skylab 3 has paid tribute to the original by sticking to the roots of the percussion, while adding a unique touch of synths and strings. Fans can download Cannibal Ox ft MF Doom – Iron Rose (Skylab 3 Remix) on the iTunes link listed above and you can listen to Cannibal Ox ft MF Doom – Iron Rose (Skylab 3 Remix) on the soundcloud player below.
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This is the brand new single from Visual titled “Highlights of Livin'”. Taken from his upcoming project “ILLVISUAL” which is a joint effort with iLL Brown, Highlights of Livin’ is the latest leak from the record which will be released on the 24th of March 2015. Last week we posted the single “Showed Up” which you can view on the link listed above. You can listen to Visual – Highlights of Livin on the soundcloud player below.
DOWNLOAD | Natural Order – The Four Owls
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Following the release of the brand new album “Natural Order” and fresh off the back of their UK tour, High Focus Records artists The Four Owls have announced a new 25 city European tour. Starting in Cardiff on the 5th of March and ending at the Boom Bap Festival on the 6th of June, The Four Owls will also be visiting Belgium, Austria, Greece, Serbia, France and Switzerland. You can check the previous Four Owls work on the links listed below, and view the official flyer and full list of tour dates on the flyer above. Check out The Four Owls on the UKSTANDUP video below.
The news of a new Raekwon project is always welcome at Hip-Hop Kings, as the world awaits the release of his upcoming project “F.I.L.A” on the 27th of April 2015. Not to be confused with the Ras Kass project F.I.L.A, Raekwon has announced a range of guest appearances on the album including 2 Chains, Snoop Dogg, Rick Ross, Estelle and of course Ghostface. Look out for more promotional material ahead of the release of Raekwon’s album F.I.L.A, and you can listen to Raekwon ft French Montana and Busta Rhymes – Wall to Wall on the soundcloud player below.
Making their debut on Hip-Hop Kings is Brooklyn/Baltimore duo Constant Deviants, with the news regarding their upcoming album “Avant Garde”. The release date is the 12th of May 2015, and the veteran rapper (M.I) and producer (DJ Cutt) continue promotion following the release of their videos for “The Right Moment” and “Album Trailer”. Look out for more info in the upcoming future for the release of Constant Deviants – Avant Garde and you can watch the video for “The Right Moment” below.
PREVIOUS | De La Soul – Itzsoweezee (Imperial Remix)
UK producer Imperial has been approached by Tommy Boy to remix the Zeke Thomas single “Blackness”. With the legendary Chuck D of Public Enemy and Jasiri X featuring on the track, Imperial inserts his own unique stamp on “Blackness” which has been uploaded to the Tommy Boy soundcloud player. Imperial has been featured regularly on Hip-Hop Kings in 2014 so please check the previous releases and look out for plenty more music this year. You can listen to Zeke Thomas ft Chuck D and Jasiri X – Blackness (Imperial Remix) on the soundcloud player below.
It’s been a while since we heard any new eLZhi music, but today we get a leak from an upcoming album with the track called “February”. eLZhi has announced that February will be featured on the upcoming album “Lead Poison” which should be available in 2015. eLZhi created a kickstarter project which we will hopefully now see come to fruition following the release of February. Paying homage to J Dilla (RIP) eLZhi gives us a very soulful record which is the start of the promotion ahead of the album release. You can listen to eLZhi – February on the soundcloud player below.
DOWNLOAD | The Turning Point – eMC
Hip-Hop fans rejoice! The legendary eMC crew (Masta Ace, Wordsworth and Stricklin) have announced the groups second album “The Tonite Show” will be released on the 5th of May 2015. The Tonite Show will be released via M3/Penalty Entertainment/Sony Red and promises fans more excellent music from eMC. Fans can still download eMC’s “The Turning Point” from the iTunes link listed above, and watch Masta Ace, Wordsworth and Stricklin (eMC) talk about the upcoming album “The Tonite Show” on the YouTube player below.
A brand new documentary titled “Under The Influence” has seen the official trailer released via their YouTube Channel, which features UK Hip-Hop legend Rodney P. Described as the documentary that tells the story of Hip-Hop, Soul and Reggae in the UK, various pioneers of the industry will be interviewed and featured in what is set to be a must-have for all music fans. Follow @UTInfluenceDoc on Twitter for further updates and enjoy the official trailer below.
PREVIOUS | The NorthaZe – Eturnal
Brand new music from Leeds-based “The NorthaZe” who have teamed up with Badself for the track “Netherlands”. The promising duo have been regularly featured on Hip-Hop Kings over the course of 2014 and we aim to continue to share the new sounds this year. Please feel free to check the previous music from The NorthaZe and you can listen to The NorthaZe ft Badself – Netherlands on the soundcloud player below.