In the good spirit of modern promotion, Good BIZ have made an advanced copy of their Principle and Interest E.P available for free download to their global fanbase. A lot of Hip-Hop Kings readers will be familiar with “Ya’ll Can’t Ball” which was leaked, and the six-track E.P is set to raise their buzz even more. The Good BIZ – The Principle and Interest E.P has been produced by “The ARE” who has previously worked with De La Soul, Masta Ace and many more. Fans of true Hip-Hop, lyricism, and good music should definitely take a listen. You can view the artwork and the download link for Good BIZ – Principle and Interest E.P below.
Category: Free Downloads
Here is an amazing new video from Losers called Flush. The single features Riz MC and Envy, and kudos has to be give to Dan Hillier and Tom Werber who provided the artwork and animation respectively. The animation throughout is incredible, and really makes the video stand out from the norm. Additionally the track from Losers is great, and “Flush” is sure to be a very popular track leading into the summer. You can watch the Losers x Riz MC x Envy – Flush video on the player below.
To celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, Irish rapper Rob Kelly has delivered two episodes as part of his Kellovision. Episode Five and Six are now available to fans, which shows Rob kelly talking about the best Irish fight record in Hip-Hop histroy called “Dropkicked”, and the clearance issues that surrounding the single. Rob Kelly also previews a song called Dedication produced by Danny Diggs. Finally Rob Kelly also takes a look at a Channel AKA freestyle in Episode Six. You can watch the Rob Kelly – Kellovision Special on the video players below.
I’m delighted to provide another Hip-Hop Kings exclusive. Any U.K Hip-Hop fan will be aware of Mystro a.k.a Mystrogen. I managed to speak with Mystro during his time in Leeds (yes I know) during the Golden Mic 2010 show this weekend. Here is the Mystro Interview Part One of a twenty minute feature, in which Mystro is asked about the local rap scene, his recent E.P “F.D.T” and also his upcoming album Mystrogen. You can watch the Mystro Interview Part One with Hip-Hop Kings below.
There’s very few artists who you can confidently say deliver absolutely unique and uncomparable music. Sage Francis is a very popular underground Hip-Hop artist who has gathered a massive following over the years. Sage Francis now returns with his forthcoming album Li(f)e which will be available from 11th May 2010. Sage Francis has released three previous studio albums, making Li(f)e his official fourth. You can view the artwork and the tracklisting for Sage Francis – Li(f)e below.
Category: Upcoming Releases
Following the previous release of the Save The Ras Kass trailer we now have the official episode one for Save The Ras Kass. The video promotion is in aid of Ras Kass‘ upcoming album ADIDAS which will be released later in 2010. Save The Ras Kass is a bid to save underground Hip-Hop, and true lyricism from the suger-coated music we hear on the radio. You can watch Ras Kass – Save The Ras Kass Episode One on the player below.
It’s that man again DJ Ames who is without a doubt the hardest working DJ in the U.K. This time I’m proud to present a mixtape with Yung Flash that has been hosted by Jack Russell Entertainment and International Hustle. The title of the mixtape is “News Flash” and the seventeen track release features guest production from a list of recognised and respected producers. You can view the artwork and download link for DJ Ames x Yung Flash – News Flash below.
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I’d like to welcome Max Pain to Hip-Hop Kings with the debut single titled “Doing My Thing (Get It In). Releasing the track through Platoon Records, the single is featured on Max Pain’s solo project. The track has been featured on Revolt Radio as well as DMV’s DC Mubmo Sauce by DJ Heat. Max Pain is a DMV based lyricist and I fully expect to hear plenty more from him soon. You can listen to Max Pain – Doing My Thing (Get it In) on the player below.
Hip-Hop Kings previously covered an exciting new artist called Daniel Joseph with his new free mixtape called “Gone Fishin”. The response was great and the blogs showed support across the Internet in hosting the project. Daniel Joseph is back with a track called Exhibit D which has to be shared. Once again taken from the inspired Jay Electronica track, Daniel Joseph presents the track in a way only he can. You can listen to Daniel Joseph – Gone Fishin on the player below.
It’s fantastic hosting the Open Bar Series from WEB, who is still releasing one track a week in a collaborative effort with Kevin Nottingham. I’ve seen seven tracks uploaded previously, and this is time for week eight which is called What Do You Believe In. WEB continues to delight fans with witty wordplay and his effortless flow. You can listen to WEB – What Do You Believe In (week eight) on the player below.