Soul Mafia have previously been featured on Hip-Hop Kings with their very popular video “I Cant Get Enough” which received a positive response. Their music has been described as a fusion of Hip-Hop, rock and soul, and the outcome can only be identified with Soul Mafia. Their upcoming album MK Ultra will be available from April 22nd 2010, and have excited fans with an upcoming collaboration with Slaughterhouse member Joe Budden. You can view the official artwork for Soul Mafia – MK Ultra below.
Category: Upcoming Releases
Thanks to MixtapeSpotlight.Com for introducing me to Smiler. A twenty-three year old from South East London is another U.K Hip-Hop artist making his mark on the scene. Smiler has previously collaborated with Stylah “Craziest Single” which was a huge hit within the underground world. Smiler has now recorded a freestyle for DJ 279 which has been held back until now. You can listen to the Smiler – DJ 279 freestyle below.
This is a great example as to why Hip-Hop has gone global. From the Bronx to the boardrooms, K.I.N.E.T.I.K has teamed up with Jamieson for their new collaborative single “It Aint Hard To See”. K.I.N.E.T.I.K is now planting his mark in London, with Jamieson now residing in New York. The video has been directed by Eif & Los for Smoking Gun music, and is creative in more ways than one. You can listen to K.I.N.E.T.I.K x Jamieson – It Aint Hard To See on the player below.
S.Kalibre has now released the free mixtape “The Return Of The Boom Bap” which is available immediately. S.Kalibre has generously given thirty seven tracks away to fans for free, with the majority of tracks freestyles displaying S.Kalibre’s lyrical ability. You can view the artwork and the download link for S.Kalibre – Return Of THe Boom Bap below.
Category: Free Downloads
Marco Polo and Ruste Juxx have leaked the second single called “Nobody” from their upcoming collaborative album “The eXXecution” which will be available from March 23rd 2010. I’ve hosted the artwork and official track listing for The eXXecution, and Nobody is the A side to the vinyl single too. News was also passed that infamous director Todd Angkasuwan will be filming the video to Nobody in NYC next week. You can listen to Ruste Juxx x Marco Polo – Nobody on the player below.
Another familiar name on Hip-Hop Kings in the form of JustNice links up with CBL/Desert Storm/Fabolous Street Family artist “Freck Billionaire” for their new record Championship Champagne. As glamorous as the title itself, Tru Dat is the producer behind the record, and is the warm up for the upcoming JustNice mixtape “Now Thats Nice Vol.1″ which will be available in the summer. You can listen to JustNice x Freck Billionaire – Championship Champagne on the player below.
Donny Goines in conjunction with Rocksmith Tokyo prepare to release a brand new six-track E.P called “20X” in a joint venture to raise the profile of both parties involved. Donny Goines has recently boosted his profile prolifically with shows at LiveNation, SXSW, AC3 and the Brooklyn Hip-Hop festival. Rocksmith Tokyo in the other hand are described as a leading “Japanese street couture company, blended with New York City swagger.” More importantly you can download Donny Goines – 20X on the links below.
I’m excited to share the new track by Slick Watts called “Danger” which features the very notorious Mike Jones (who?). Slick Watts has been working hard to build his name across the nation, and Danger is a great song to be able to assist with that mission. I fully expect to hear plenty more from Slick Watts in the forthcoming weeks and months, and any requests from fans will be fulfilled. You can listen to Slick Watts x Mike Jones – Danger on the player below.
A lot of Hip-Hop Kings readers will be familiar with the name Wingate, mainly for working alongside Choze who is an artist I’ve supported for a long time. Wingate is one half of Tru Quality and has released a new track called “Alien Family” which was an unreleased track from the making of “Collect N Cool” which dropped in the summer of 2009. Hopefully I’ll be hosting a lot more music from Wingate in the future. You can listen to Wingate – Alien Family on the player below.
Following the news that Little Brother (Phonte and Rapper Big Pooh) have decided to release a new album titled “Left Back”, a new single has leaked from the album titled “Curtain Call”. Left Back will be available from April 20th 2010 through Hall of Justus, Curtain Call is the first track from the album which is certainly anticipated to set the bar from the rest of the album. Look out for plenty of other promotional material ahead of the Left Back release. You can listen to Little Brother – Curtain Call on the player below.