DOWNLOAD | Soul Veggies – Mega Ran & Storyville
Random AKA Mega Ran is regularly featured on Hip-Hop Kings, and we are delighted to share his latest single titled “Artillery Remix”. Mega Ran calls upon the talent of Esoteric, REKS and Reef The Lost Cauze for a remix which was premiered on HipHopDX earlier this week. Production credits go to Small Pro and there is no word on an official video for the remix at the moment. The original “Artillery” is featured on Mega Ran’s recent album “Soul Veggies” which can be downloaded from the iTunes link listed above. You can listen to Mega Ran ft Esoteric, REKS and Reef The Lost Cauze – Artillery Remix on the soundcloud player below.
DOWNLOAD | Art of Survival – Kingpin
Presented by Global Faction, Kingpin returns to Hip-Hop Kings with the new video for the single “Capital Punishment”. Produced by Pro P, the single is taken from Kingpin’s album “Art of Survival” which is available to download from the link above. In related news, Kingpin will be having an “Art of Survival” album launch on the 21st of May 2015 at “Birthdays in Dalston” with full info on the FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE. You can watch the brand new video from Kingpin – Capital Punishment on the YouTube player below.
TICKETS | PRhyme Live in London
If you’re not already aware, the legends that are DJ Premier and Royce Da 5’9 will today be performing in Manchester and tomorrow (Monday) in London. Fans of PRhyme will be able to watch Premo and Nickle perform tracks off the recently released PRhyme album and anticipate some older material as well. Make sure you purchase tickets from the link listed above (Manchester show sold out), and check out my favourite track from PRhyme (You Should Know) on the YouTube player below.
FACEBOOK | The NorthaZe @ The Hifi Club – Leeds
DOWNLOAD | The NorthaZe – Outset
Brand new video from The NorthaZe for their single “Acme Creek” has once again exceeded expectations both audibly and visually. With credits going to Oliver Brian Productions, The NorthaZe release another track following the release of “Outset” which can still be downloaded from the link listed above. The NorthaZe have also confirmed their first gig of 2015, which will be at The Hifi Club supporting People Under the Stairs. The official flyer for the event and the Facebook event link can be seen above. You can watch the new video for The NorthaZe – Acme Creek on the YouTube player below.
If you’ve ever needed an excuse to get to a UKHH event and support, this is it. Many of Hip-Hop Kings’ readers will be familiar with THTC (The Hemp Trading Company) who have been involved in the British music scene for years (they founded in 1991). A recent devastating fire destroyed ten years worth of their t-shirt screens and THTC have announced the lineup for a fundraiser event to recover some of the damages.
The evebt will be held at Brixton Electric on Friday 1st May, and will feature artists involved in the Hip-Hop, Reggae, Drum and Bass and Jungle scene. Familiar names include Orifice Vulgatron (Foreign Beggars), DJ Skitz and ASM (A State of Mind) among others. UK Hip-Hop legend Mysdiggi (aka Mystro) will be hosting the event along with Bass6 from The Beatbox Collective. Fans will also be treated to a live performance from THTC B-Boys and B-Girls. Lastly, the event will be filmed and streamed live by TheTrailerTV.
200 early bird tickets will be available from £10.00 and in true THTC fashion, a percentage of profits will go to charity. Fans can purchase tickets from the links listed above, along with the official Facebook Event Page.
DOWNLOAD | Mr. Wonderful – Action Bronson
TICKETS | Action Bronson – Mr Wonderful UK Tour
Following the release of his latest album “Mr Wonderful”, Action Bronson has announced a new UK tour which will see him return to this side of the pond in September 2015. The five major cities for the tour are London, Glasgow, Manchester, Birmingham and Bristol, and Action Bronson is poised to play music from his new album Mr Wonderful along with some older classics as well. Fans can download Action Bronson’s Mr Wonderful from the iTunes link listed above, and fans can get ready to purchase tickets from Friday 3rd April from the ticket link above as well. You can watch Action Bronson ft Chance the Rapper – Baby Blue on the YouTube player below.
Sunday 13th September – Roadhouse (London)
Tuesday 15th September – o2 ABC Glasgow)
Wednesday 16th September – The Ritz (Manchester)
Friday 18th September – The Institute (Birmingham)
Saturday 19th September – o2 Academy 1 (Bristol)
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.
There’s a brand new club night that will be launching in London on the 26th of March 2015 called Yo!. Promoting Hip-Hop music and featuring Kieron Boothe has the headline act, Yo! will be held at Brixton Jamm in London and on the 25th of April 2015 at Hare and Hound. Tickets are £5.00 on the door and the events will run to 01:00 and 02:00 in London and Birmingham respectively. You can view the official Yo! flyer above and watch the video for Kieron Boothe – Wonder on the YouTube 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
TICKETS | Don’t Flop Check Point 2 Tickets
News surfaced this evening that Lunar C will make a comeback battle at Don’t Flop’s “Check Point 2″ event vs rap battle legend O’Shea. As fans of both battle rappers I can speak for the battle rap world by saying it’s one of the most highly anticipated battles in history, with people eager to see Lunar C defend his undefeated status. Tickets can be purchased on the link listed above and you can also watch our previous interview with Lunar C speaking about his debut Don’t Flop battle.