UK Hip-Hop artist Rewd Adams will be celebrating the release of his upcoming mixtape “Hunger Pains 2″ with a mixtape launch party at Art Fix. Blatantly Blunt in conjunction with Chop Shop will also feature performances from Parallax, Kayo Ken (Kings of the City), Kid Bookie, DJ 210 and DJ Philly, and the event will be FREE on Friday 27th March. You can view the event flyer above, the official Facebook event page on the link above, and watch our throwback interviews with Rewd Adams and Kayo Ken below.
DOWNLOAD | Choosey – Left Field
As he embarks on SXSW with his partner in rhyme Koncept, J57 hit me up with the new single from Choosey titled “Matters”. J57 has done a remix to the track, which is featured on Choosey’s debut release “Left Field” which is available as a free download from the link listed above. Other MC’s featured include Fashawn and Ishe who lend their vocals for the remix. You can listen to Choosey – Matters (J57 Remix) on the soundcloud player below.
DOWNLOAD | Stone Soup, Vol. 1 – EP – Jack Flash
Today marks the release of the brand new Jack Flash E.P Titled “Stone Soup Vol.1″ which can be downloaded from the iTunes link listed above. Jack Flash is one of the most talented and creative recording artists who I’ve had the pleasure of working with and know, and the Stone Soup Vol.1 EP backs that claim up perfectly. Fans will have already heard the single “Control” which you can watch on the YouTube player below. You can view the official artwork, tracklisting and download link for Jack Flash – Stone Soup Vol.1 E.P here.
2. Intimate Strangers
4. There No More
DOWNLOAD | The Infamous – Mobb Deep
Legendary Hip-Hop duo Mobb Deep have announced a special UK tour to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the classic album “The Infamous”. The groundbreaking album by Prodigy and Havoc gave Hip-Hop fans tracks such as Shook Ones Part 2, Quiet Storm and Survival of the Fittest among others, and the 8 city tour starts in Birmingham on the 1st of May 2015, and finishes in Glasgow on the 10th of May 2015. The o2 Academy are playing host to the tour, which will also see DJ 279 and local support. You can view the full list of dates and the promotional video for the Mobb Deep – The Infamous 20th Anniversary Tour on the YouTube player below.
PREVIOUS | Awkword ft Chaundon – Gas Land (Frack Off)
True to his unique and captivating style, Awkword presents a brand new single titled “The Ivory Tower”. After being challenged to 16 bars regarding college, Awkword decided to create a full track on the US education system with the help of producer Dominant1 (Malawi, Africa). Please check Awkword’s previous singles including HHK favourite “Gas Land (Frack Off)” by searching for Awkword in the archives. You can listen to Awkword – The Ivory Tower on the audio player below.
PURCHASE | Multi-Colour Vinyl Edition
To treat fans to new music following the release of his “Can’t Keep The People Waiting E.P” The Audible Doctor has released a brand new remix for the single The Cycle/So Tired. It’s worth noting that the remix does not feature on any of the E.P’s and has been released to celebrate the multi-colour vinyl release of “Can’t Keep The People Waiting”. The Audible Doctor does his thing on the beat and raps, while Davenport Grimes lends vocals on the hook. You can hit the download links above for the new release along with listening to The Audible Doctor ft Davenport Gtimes – The Cycle/So Tired (Remix) on the soundcloud player below.
DOWNLOAD | Soul Veggies – Mega Ran & Storyville
Following the release of Mega Ran’s latest album “Soul Veggies” I wanted to share the recent single “Gone”. Mega Ran teams up with Sammus for the single which fans can download on the link listed above. Mega Ran has also announced a huge US tour with Sammus and Storyville starting from the 5th of March until the 19th of March. Please drop Mega Ran a message on his Twitter (@MegaRan) or OFFICIAL FACEBOOK PAGE to get him back out to the UK. Check the link above for the interview we did last time he was here. You can listen to Mega Ran ft Sammus – Gone on the soundcloud player below.
March 5 @ Home Sweet Home, NYC
March 6 @ Boston Convention Center, Boston, MA
March 7 @ Sweetwater, Boston, MA
March 8 @ Singers, Syracuse, NY
March 9 @ Flashback Lounge, Watertown, NY
March 10 @ Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
March 11 @ Super Fly Comics and Games, Yellow Springs, OH
March 12 @ Maddies, Cincinnati
March 13-14 @ A&G Con, Covington, KY
March 15 @ Smoke and Barrel, Fayetteville, AR
March 16 @ Private Event, Austin, TX
March 17 @ Official SXSW Showcase, Flamingo Cantina, Austin, TX
March 18 Uglyfest, Austin, TX
March 19 @ Scratched Vinyl Showcase, Austin, TX
DOWNLOAD | The Turning Point – eMC
PREVIOUS | eMC Announce New Album “The Tonite Show”
As Hip-Hop Kings recently announced, eMC are due to release their upcoming album “The Tonite Show” on the 5th of May 2015. We now have the first leaked single from the album titled “Fly Thoughts” which is a collaboration with Pearl Gates. Produced by Kic Beats, Fly Thoughts is a great taste of what’s expected to come and the first of many promos ahead of the official album release. Fans can still download eMC’s previous album “The Turning Point” from the link listed above. However, you can listen to eMC ft Pearl Gates – Fly Thoughts on the soundcloud player below.
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.
PREVIOUS | Visual – Showed Up
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.