Have to say thank you to Whitnee (@PinkCookiz) for sending me her exclusive crush (interview) with Mobb Deep artist Havoc. Whitnee previously enlightened me and Hip-Hop Kings readers with the Jaz-O in-depth interview, and Havoc is her latest crush in a two part interview. You can watch Havoc getting crushed on the video player below.
As a U.K Hip-Hop fan you’ll already be aware that Nottingham based rapper Cappo has recently released his new album “Genghis”. Leading up to the promotion I announced there would be a limited USB edition which is now available to fans. This version includes lots of exclusive bonus content and is definitely worth purchasing for the collectors. You can view the artwork and the link to more information for Cappo‘s Genghis USB limited edition below.
Ahead of Rhymfest‘s upcoming album “El Che” we have the brand new video from the Chicago rapper for the single “Give It To Me”. The video has been directed by Konee Rok, and the track was produced by Scram Jones. Rhymefest‘s album El Che has been pushed back to a new release date of 8th June 2010, and features Saigon and plenty of other high-profile artists. You can watch the new video for Rhymefest – Give It To Me on the video player below.
Platinum selling artist Trina‘s new album “Amazin” has debuted at number one according to official soundscan figures we learned today. Trina has collaborations with the likes of Nicki Minaj, P Diddy, Keri Hilson, Flo Rida and many more on “Amazin” and Slip-N-Slide Records have once again created a fantastic marketing campaign for one of their top artists and benefited from the rewards. Amazin is the fifth studio album from Trina, and was released via Slip-N-Slide / EMI. You can view the artwork and purchase link for Trina – Amazin below.
With only one week left before Bobby Creekwater drops his latest mixtape “Not Now But Right Now”, a leak has been presented to me titled “A Southern Story”. This record will feature on the tracklisting, and the new mixtape is hosted by DJ Funky and The Coalition DJ’s. The mixtape as always will be available to fans as a free download, and present new and unheard Bobby Creekwater music. You can listen to Bobby Creekwater – A Southern Story on the music player below.
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After hosting Sky Blew‘s video “Tell Em I Flew” on the blog I’ve tried to support the underground Hip-Hop star as much as possible. Today I present a brand new E.P which is available as a free download called “Don’t Worry We Gotcha”. Sky Blew has teamed up with production duo L.O Key Kidz who recorded for one week to create a “nothing but Hip-Hop” E.P. You can view the artwork and the download link for Sky Blew x L.O Key Kidz – Don’t Worry We Gotcha E.P below.
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Sway requires no introduction to the Hip-Hop Kings audience, so here is some behind the scenes footage to his upcoming single “Pop A Bottle”. The exclusive has come from Link Up TV, and everybody from the director to Sway himself are featured in the making of the video. Donae’o is an exciting artist who’s popularity is set to soar after the feature with Sway. You can watch the Sway x Donae’o – Pop A Bottle behind the scenes footage on the video player below.
Good*Fella Radio have been quiet in the last month or so on their Hip-Hop series front, however the Q_es is back and this time with a fantastic interview with artist of the year J Cole. Good*Fella Radio caught up with J Cole after his performance at Rutgersfest, and he speaks about graduating from St Johns, and playing basketball. J Cole also addresses the rumoured “beef” with Drake, and his predictions on the NBA championships (he’s a lakers fan). You can watch the Good*Fella Radio interview with J Cole below.
That man DJ Critical Hype is back, and after establishing a very popular “The Art Of” mixtape series, it was only a matter of time before I was contacted with the latest Guru dedication mixtape. DJ Critical Hype has previously released blends of Talib Kweli and The Clipse which were huge hits, and undoubtedly the Guru blend is sure to follow in their footsteps. You can view the artwork and download link for DJ Critical Hype – The Art of Guru Blends below.
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Here’s an interesting video from a group I’ve covered previously on Hip-Hop Kings called Noisia. When YouTube remove videos because of the visual content then you have to be intrigued. Noisia have previously released Machine Gun which you can watch the video for, and Split The Atom follows successfully in it’s footsteps. You can watch the video for Noisia – Split The Atom below.