Category: Upcoming Releases
Making a huge impact on Hip-Hop Kings is Grizzly Gato with the video for their single “Pork Belly”. Grizzly Gato collaborate with elsphinx who features on the track, which is taken from the album “While You Were Sleeping”. The New York based duo (Grizzly Grimace and Odd Gato) combine forces to create Grizzly Gato, and the twelve-track album “While You Were Sleeping” is the outcome. Look out for the secret track with Homeboy Sandman (upcoming single) along with an exclusive Hip-Hop Kings feature. You can watch Grizzly Gato ft elsphinx – Pork Belly on the YouTube player below.
STREAM | Silent Knight – Walking
Making his debut on Hip-Hop Kings is Silent Knight, with his single “Walking”. Produced by Brown Bag AllStars member Audible Doctor, Silent Knight drops Walking as a lead single off the upcoming “#Weaknd EP”. The track is available to stream from the SoulSpazm soundcloud page (link above) and look out for plenty of more promotional material ahead of the release of #Weaknd. You can listen to Silent Knight – Walking (produced Audible Doctor) on the soundcloud player below.
Following the news that Verb T and Illinformed have collaborated for an album titled “The Man with The Foggy Eyes” we have the video for the first single titled “First Stone”. Video credits go to Aboveground, and First Stone is the first of many promotional videos/singles we are expecting to hear from Verb T and Illinformed. Confirmed guest appearances on the new album include Leaf Dog, Fliptrix, Moreone, Smellington Piff, BVA, Jokerstarr and Micall Parknsun and will be released on the 24th of August 2015. You can watch the official video for Verb T and Illinformed – First Stone on the YouTube player below.
Making his debut on Hip-Hop Kings is Brooklyn-based rapper J-Essential with the single “Remedy”. Teaming up with Spose, it has been confirmed that Remedy has been taken from the upcoming album “Smash City”. Spose is confirmed as one guest appearance, and we also know that J-Essential produced the record, with mixing/mastering coming from San Francisco based Decap. Please follow J-Essential on Twitter (@TheFunkGrader) for more upcoming releases ahead of the release of Smash City, and you can listen to J-Essential ft Spose – Remedy, on the soundcloud player below.
PRE-ORDER | The Maticulous LP – Maticulous
After making his debut on Hip-Hop Kings last month, we are pleased to welcome back Maticulous with a brand new single titled “Bet Your Life”. Maticulous has joined forces with Hip-Hop legend Masta Ace, and the highly talented Blu for the new single, which was uploaded to Maticulous’ soundcloud page today. Cuts by DJ Skizz complete the line-up for Bet Your Life, which will be featured on the upcoming Maticulous LP to be released on the 14th of July 2015 via SoulSpazm Records. Fans can pre-order the Maticulous LP from the iTunes link listed above, and you can listen to Maticulous ft Masta Ace and Blu – Bet Your Life on the soundcloud player below.
DOWNLOAD | Good Times and Dead Brain Cells – Lunar C
PREVIOUS | Lunar C – Brerakdown Rebuild
Announced through his official Facebook channel, WY artist Lunar C has confirmed plans to release his new album “WhyAmIEvenAliveRightNow”. With an estimated release of 2019, Lunar C explains “it’s all about my emotions” which is visually representated on the album cover. There are no confirmed guest producers, although guest appearances include Man Like Ainsley along with a few surprises. Hip-Hop Kings will be posting more information as it arrives. In the meantime, please support Lunar C by downloading his recent project “”Good Times and Dead Brain Cells” from the iTunes link above. You can view the official artwork for Lunar C – WhyAmIEvenAliveRightNow here.
PREVIOUS | Sadek – Throw Me a Line
After featuring on Hip-Hop Kings last year, Sadek returns with his latest project “The Young Kerouac Mixtvpe: The Beat Generation (Chvpter 1)”. Described as “the first chapter for my new project”, fans are to expect two further releases throughout the year which will follow-on from this one. Fans are able to stream the project on soundcloud which I have posted below. You can listen to Sadek – The Young Kerouac Mixtvpe: The Beat Generation (Chvpter 1) here.
DOWNLOAD | Kill the Wolf – B. Dolan
Underground Hip-Hop artist B.Dolan has announced a string of live tour dates (ranging from the US, UK and Europe) and news about the highly anticipated album “Kill The Wolf”. B.Dolan will be touring from the 11th of July (starting with dates in America), through to the UK in September, and visiting various major cities in Europe in October. Kill The Wolf will be B.Dolan’s third official studio album when released on the 10th of July 2015 via Scroobius Pip’s “Speech Development” label. You can view the official B.Dolan world tour poster below, and also pre-order B.Dolan – Kill The Wolf from the iTunes link above.
DOWNLOAD | Glisten – Single – R.A.W.
This is the new single from RAW (Right Amount of Wrong) featuring MOP’s Lil Fame called “Glisten”. RAW (DJ Skizz and Problemz) was created with producer DJ Skizz linking with Brooklyn MC Problemz, and Glisten is the first single taken from their self-titled E.P. The E.P will be available to download from the 31st of July 2015 and can be pre-ordered using the iTunes link listed above. You can listen to RAW (Right Amount of Wrong) ft Lil Fame (MOP) – Glisten on the soundcloud player below.
EXCLUSIVE | 25 Facts About 050 Boyz – Everything 050
As we prepare for the brand new 050 Boyz album, I wanted to share the new single titled “Hot Damn”. Fans are becoming incrasingly excited for the release of “Everything 050″ on the 4th of August 2015, and we’ve already seen a number of different promotional material (including an exclusive 25 facts article) about the project. Produced by Clinton Place, Hot Damn is the opener for the album and is the official second single from “Everything 050″. You can watch the new video for 050 Boyz – Hot Damn on the vimeo player below.