To support the release of Stylah‘s highly anticipated album “Treading Water” a single with Memphis Bleek and Young Safi has been leaked titled “Them Boys”. The single is proving a popular entry on Treading Water, and the only U.S collaboration which Stylah deemed appropriate to feature. Please support Stylah’s Treading Water by downloading from the amazon link below. You can also listen to Stylah x Memphis Bleek x Young Safi – Them Boys below.
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From the recently released “Live From the Tape Deck” Skyzoo and Illmind present their latest video for the single “Speakers on Blast”. Directed by Derek Pike, the song is touted as DJ Enuff’s “Heavy Hitter of the Week”. I would encourage everybody to download the new Skyzoo x Illmind – Live From the Tape Deck album from the link below, which has been credited of one of the best album releases in 2010. You can also watch the Skyzoo x Illmind video for “Speakers on Blast” on the MTVU player below.
Shot in Jamaica, I’d like to present the brand new video from Peter Jackson (making his debut on Hip-Hop Kings) and Sizzla titled “Miss Right”. Released through Richmond Street Records and Kalonji Records, the single is available through iTunes now, and has been supported throughout the U.K and Europe by the radio DJ’s and television networks. You can watch the new video from Peter Jackson x Sizzla – Miss Right on the video player below.
A great collaboration between Genesis Elijah and Krate Krusaders (1Step and Badhabitz) has resulted in a new single titled “Doing My Damn Thing”. Taken from the album “Before I Was Famous” which will be available on 6th December, Genesis Elijah and Krate Krusaders release the single which can be purchased on 15th November. I’ve heard a video will be released to support the single, which will be aired later in October. You can listen to Genesis Elijah x Krate Krusaders – Doing My Damn Thing on the audio player below.
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I’ve caught up with Smart Kid – and he gave an exclusive interview to Hip-HopKings.Com
HHK: Firstly thanks for speaking to Hip-Hop Kings. Can we have an introduction and brief history of your rapping career so far?
Smart Kid: I have been doing music for many years. I am a Grime artist. My “Discography” is available for download at www.smartkidofficial.co.uk Thats 4 Mix CD’s plus “The Statement” E.P. A track taken off my 4th mixtape “Doin My Thing” was featured in the Adulthood movie. From then I have been putting in a lot of studio work which I am planning to release in the near future, starting with my debut single “RED HANDED”
Recently I was lucky enough to chat with Termanology ahead of his upcoming album with Statik Selektah titled “1982”. For fans who don’t know, both artists were born in that year, and have been working together for years on a series of projects. The official artwork and track listing for 1982 has now been released, and the list of guest features includes Xzibit, Bun B, Saigon and Inspectah Deck amongst others. Look out for the Termanology interview with Hip-Hop Kings coming soon. You can also view the track listing and artwork for Termanology x Statik Selektah – 1982 below.
1.The World Renown
2.People Are running
3.Things I Dream feat. Lil Fame of M.O.P.
4.Goin Back f. Cassidy & Xzibit
6.Wedding Bells f. Jared Evan
7.You Should Go Home f. Bun B & Masspike Miles
8.Tell Me Lies f. Styles P
9.Life Is What You Make It f. Saigon & Freeway
10.Freedom f. REKS
12.The Street Life
13.Thugathon 2010 f. M.O.P.
14.The Hood Is On Fire f. Inspectah Deck
15.Born In 82
Category: Upcoming Releases
I’d like to present a Hip-Hop duo consisting of Ron Oneal and J Skee who together create the group OnealSkee, who have released a new video for their single V.I.P. Hip-Hop Kings previously posted OnealSkee‘s mixtape “The Leak” which is still available for free download, and V.I.P is one of the new tracks which doesn’t appear on the mixtape. I’ve been told to look out for more music from OnealSkee in the near future. You can watch the new video for OnealSkee – V.I.P on the youtube player below.
Ensuring he remains fresh in the Hip-Hop world, Ohio-based Big J has released a new track titled “Let Em Know”. Produced by “That Dude Jasper” Big J once again displays why he’s regarded as one of the hottest lyricists on the scene at the moment. Big J has recently released his free project “Black Van Music” which has been credited with thousands of downloads across the Internet, which is still available at the moment. You can listen to Big J – Let Em Know on the audio player below.
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As we closely appraoch the release of Copywrite‘s new album “The Life and Times of Peter Nelson” Hip-Hop Kings has already leaked a track with Crooked I called “Crooked Cop”. Now the official track listing has become available, and I can reveal Copywrite has teamed up with a number of high-profile artists including Sean Price, Dialated Peoples, Camu Tao and RJD2 amongst others. The very popular single “Forever and a Day” also features on the twenty-track strong tracklisting, and the album will become available to fans from November 16th 2010. You can view the official artwork and track listing for Copywrite – The Life and Times of Peter Nelson below.
1.It (Parts 1, 2 & 3) (produced by Surock)
2.Trooper f/Sean Price (produced by !llmind)
3.Wish You Were Here (produced by Twiz The Beat Pro)
4.Smile (produced by Joe Benny)
6.Best In Show f/ Planet Asia & Tage Future (produced by Khrysis)
7.Mega Mega FT Camu Tao, Tage Future, RJD2 & Jakki Da Motormouth (aka MHz) (produced by Surock)
8.Forever And A Day f/ Middle Distance Runner (produced by RJD2)
9.Bored (produced by DJ Rhettmatic)
10.Seratonin (produced by Josh Gabriel)
11.Future Throwback f/ Jet Jaguar (produced by Twiz The Beat Pro)
12.Three Story Building f/ Dilated Peoples & MF Grimm (produced by Twiz The Beat Pro)
13.Rob The Club (produced by Camu Tao)
14.Confessional (produced by Rob Stern)
15.Alive f/ Motion Man (produced by Kount Fif)
16.Shotgun (produced by Dank Charnley)
17.Don’t Kill Me (produced by the Intalec)
18.Crooked Cop f/ Crooked I (produced by Twiz The Beat Pro)
19.Mother May I (produced by !llmind)
20.Tic Toc (produced by RJD2)
Category: Upcoming Releases
I recently had the opportunity to speak with Hip-Hop legend Pharoahe Monch during his time in London. I speak with Pharoahe about the upcoming W.A.R album, and the lead single from the album Shine. I also ask Pharoahe Monch about the comparison to his 2007 album Desire, and how the two products differ. Lastly I ask Pharoahe Monch about the label situation, and the rest of his plans for 2010. You can purchase Pharoahe Monch‘s 2007 album Desire from the Amazon link below, and also show support by downloading Shine. You can listen to the Pharoahe Monch interview with Hip-Hop Kings on the audio player.
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