DOWNLOAD | Walking Under Stars – Hilltop Hoods
EXCLUSIVE | Hilltop Hoods Interview with Hip-Hop Kings
Can we take a minute to appreciate the artists involved in this video. Legendary Australian Hip-Hop crew Hilltop Hoods team up with UK’s Maverick Sabre and Brother Ali for their single “Live and Let Go”. Premiered by The Source magazine, the video is set to receive huge plaudits and is certaintly another example of Hilltop Hoods bringing out the best in their counterparts when needed. Watch the exclusive interview with Hilltop Hoods on the link listed above, and you can watch Hilltop Hoods ft Maverick Sabre and Brother Ali – Live and Let Go on the YouTube 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.
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.
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 | Soul Khan – King Ugly (Sofar New York)
Two of the four names in the title make their debut on Hip-Hop Kings today, Kirswords and Joe Swisher are complemented by the more familiar names of Soul Khan and J57 (Brown Bag AllStars) for the collaborative effort “Tri-State Mindstate”. Produced by J57, Tri-State Mindstate is promotion for the upcoming “The Gift and The Kirs” E.P coming in August 2015. Fans can download the single from the link listed above, and also listen to Kirswords ft Soul Khan and Joe Swisher – Tri-State Mindstate (prod J57) on the YouTube player below.
DOWNLOAD | Voices from Planet Cattele – Onoe Caponoe
As we celebrate the release of Onoe Caponoe’s album “Voices From Planet Cattele” we have the brand new video for the single “Horse In The Hill”. Onoe Caponoe is fresh off the back of the Four Owls Tour which saw him perform to packed out crowds across the UK, performing old tracks along with new music from the album. Fans can download the album from the link above, and also check out the Hip-Hop Kings exclusive “25 Facts About Onoe Caponoe – Voices From Planet Cattele” article. You can also watch Onoe Caponoe – Horse In The Hill on the YouTube player below.
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UK heavyweight Genesis Elijah returns with the brand new video for his single “Karma”. Produced by Pastor Dutchie (who produced Genesis Elijah’s Riot Van and Underground King among others), fans can expect something completely different on Karma than Gen’s recent music. Uploaded to Genesis Elijah’s YouTube Channel and shot by his own Escape Route Media, a wave of praise has reached Gen from fans and critiques, highlighting his diversity and ability to make a non-typical track sound fantastic. You can watch Genesis Elijah – Karma on the YouTube player below.
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Upcoming Leeds-based rapper Eskar has released the video for his single “3310”. In true tribute to the Nokia 3310, Eskar teams up with Leeds crew Defenders of Style and DJ esSDee for the track, which has been produced by Jack Danz. Check the Hip-Hop Kings archives for more Eskar music, and you can watch Eskar ft Defenders of Style and DJ esSDee – 3310 on the YouTube player below.
Earlier this month we posted the new track from Koncept – Flume and Chet Faker – Drop The Game Remix, and now we have the official video for the single. Credits go to Kdaniel Ellis for directing and editing the video, which was uploaded to Koncept’s official YouTube page. We are also highly anticipating the release of Koncept and J57’s upcoming “The Fuel E.P” which will be available for fans to download in the spring, and the duo have promised it’s the best music they’ve made to date. You can watch the official video for Koncept – Flume and Chet Faker – Drop The Game Remix on the YouTube player below.