After Lowkey released the single Voice of the Voiceless featuring American underground heavyweight Immortal Technique, the U.K lyricist has teamed up with Mai Khalil for his latest single “The Cradle of Civilization”. After debates on social media sites Facebook and Twitter, Lowkey asked fans which song they wanted to hear next. The campaign for Lowkey’s album is going well, and you can now watch the video for Lowkey and Mai Khalil – The Cradle of Civilization on the player below.
Pittsburgh-based Nick Rage has leaked an album sampler for the forthcoming Gemini. Following the success of his previous mixtape “Dead To Society” Nick has been performing in various venues around Pittsburgh, and working hard in the studio to prepare his biggest album release to date. Nick Rage’s “Dead To Society” is available for a free download on Hip-Hop Kings, and we’ll be closely following the campaign for the album release in the next few months. You can download the Nick Rage – Gemini Album Sampler from the link below.
Here’s a brand new single from Big J which is a remix of the single “Successful” originally by Drake and Trey Songz. We spoke to Big J recently who advised that he’s being kept busy with plenty of new work in the pipeline. His upcoming mixtape “Black Van Music” is a tribute to Jake One‘s “White Van Music” and his debut album “I’m Hungry” is being worked as well. A new website AND .tv project are in discussion, however you can listen to Big J x Drake x Trey Songz – Successful Remix on the player below.
I tend to use Twitter quite frequently, and it’s great when two artists go twit-to-twit at one another. As everybody has probably seen, Yung Berg got punched during a scuffle which video footage was passed to VladTV. Now Fabolous made sure that #yungbergshead was a trending topic on Twitter, which had the rap-star respond about Fabolous’ chipped tooth. Check out the screenshots below. You can also follow Hip-Hop Kings on Twitter HERE.
Making her debut on Hip-Hop Kings, here is the first single from Jovi Rockwell called “Killin Dem”. News about a mixtape called Psycho Therapy available on 19th October is in the air, and Killin Dem is the promotional single from the mixtape. The likes of The Fadar and Limite Magazine have given Jovi Rockwell rave reviews, and we expect to follow her progress for the forthcoming months. You can listen to Jovi Rockwell – Killin Dem on the player below.
And it’s finally available, Ghostface‘s brand new album Ghostdini: The Wizard of Poetry in Emerald City is in stores and online available for purchase now. The campaign has been strong and hopefully fans will reflect the effort with purchasing the album and sales figures will be good. We previously linked fans to a live stream for the album, where feedback was good. Hip-Hop Kings have an arrangement with Amazon where you can purchase the full album for $8.99 Here
It’s clear to see the direction the Foreign Beggars are taking with the release of their new single “Contact”. The electro-style Hip-Hop group have laced some serious lyrics over a heavy dance-like beat, which is sure to be popular in clubs and raves in the forthcoming weeks. The B-Side Shake It offers a different edge of the Foreign Beggars, which is a perfect pick-up point from Contact. The single has been released in preperation for the album “United Colours of Beggattron” which will be reviewed, and hosted on the website shortly. You can listen to Foreign Beggars – Contact on the player below.
Parallel Uni-Verses is a joint effort between Del The Funky Homosapien (Hieroglyphics) and Tame One (Artifacts) which will be released on 13th October 2009. The album has been described as “a return to time when inventiveness, creativity and funky beats rule Hip-Hop”. We’ve managed to retrieve the artwork and tracklisting for the release. You can view the information of Del The Funky Homosapien and Tame One – Parallel Uni-Verses below.
1. Intro (Magic)
2. Before This
4. The Franchise
5. Gaining Ground
6. Im A….
7. Keep It Up
8. Life Sucks
12. We Taking Over
Category: Upcoming Releases
Shady Records affiliated artist Speed Child has released a free download mixtape called “Poetik Illusion”. We previously covered Speed Child who proved to be a very popular figure amongst fans, and “Poetik Illusion” promises to do the same. With guest features from Shanta Williams, Bizzare and Cashis amongst others, Speed Child is back on his grind. You can download Speed Child – Poetik Illusion for free by clicking HERE.
Category: Free Downloads