U.K Hip-Hop artist Cappo‘s latest album Genghis is now available from a number of online retailers. The promotion for Cappo has been great in 2010, and Genghis continues the great form that has seen Cappo be placed as one of the hottest U.K Hip-Hop artists in the game. Genghis also comes with a limited edition USB collectors edition which is available directly from www.sonrecords.com. Hip-Hop Kings readers grew fond of Cappo with the E.P “Needle Drop” that was written and recorded with Endemic. You can view the artwork and various purchase links for Cappo – Genghis below.
I was introduced to a new artist recently named Tragedy Tha Beast who I genuinely think will be having a massive 2010. Based in Chicago, Tragedy Tha Beast has been working hard on creating a buzz locally and nationally. Reaching out to Hip-Hop Kings now proves he is Internationally known. Tragedy Tha Beast this year released his new mixtape The Beast Within which was made available for free download. His previous mixtape Music Of The Mind was a 2009 release and also featured Infamous. You can view the artwork and download link for Tragedy Tha Beast – The Beast Within below.
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U.K DJ Ames has teamed up with Rob Neville for a brand new mixtape titled Infamous. Marked as the International Hustle Edition, DJ Ames and Rob Neville present nineteen tracks of Hip-Hop with features from Rob Neville’s contacts and industry peers. Rob Neville takes a series of well-known tracks including Milli and Welcome To The Game and puts his own remix for fans to enjoy. You can view the artwork and download link for DJ Ames x Rob Neville – Infamous below.
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News was released earlier this week that Freddie Gibbs and Bobby Creekwater would be embarking on a U.S tour titled the “Spring Tour”. Jim Jones has now been added to the roster which makes the tour even more exciting. Affiliated Digital Media are the group responsible for the tour, and Canada will also be blessed with the presence of the above Hip-Hop stars. You can view Freddie Gibbs on the XXL Magazine 10 Freshment of 2010 below.
Doc Ish will be releasing his album “The First Treatment” which is quickly growing to be the most anticipated Hip-Hop album of 2010. Doc Ish has collaborations we can only dream of including Joe Budden, Bun B, Jay Electronica, Sean Price, Talib Kweli and many more. We’ve already heard “Cut My Throat” which was one of my favourite tracks this year. Doc Ish has now released a video with Billy Danze from M.O.P which will hopefully convince readers that the collaborations are confirmed. You can watch the Doc Ish x Billy Danze (M.O.P) studio session on the player below.
Court Dunn is a name who you may be familiar with because of his work with NahRight.Com. Court Dunn has now released a new music video for Rhymefest with his joint single with John Mayer for the track “Letter”. The video was released a part of his “One Shot” music video series with Nah Right, and will continue promotion for Rhymefest following the mixtape Dangerous 5:18. You can watch the video for Rhymefest x John Mayer – Letter on the player below.
Singer/Songwriter Tony Williams made a huge impact on Hip-Hop Kings with his single Nightmares, along with a two-part interview with Ca$hflow. Tony Williams now reveals some inside scoop on working with Kanye West, Common, Kid Cudi, Consequence and Jay Z. Find out how he became part of G.O.O.D Music, and what he’s doing next. You can read the Tony Williams speaking on Kanye West and others interview on the link below.
K-OS begins some heavy promotion with his new video I Wish I Knew Natalie Portman. The single will be the debut from his forthcoming album Yes, and has been described as cool pop which fuses into Hip-Hop. K-OS will be known to a lot of Hip-Hop fans as he is currently touring the states with the 2009 phenomenon Drake which has been highly successful. You can watch the video from K-OS – I Wish I Knew Natalie Portman on the player below.
I was really anxious to see what Hip-Hop Kings readers thought of Nero and their new video “Innocence”. Following their Requiem E.P on Formation Records, Nero’s following has raised quite dramatically in the past couple of years. Nero is a name to certainly look out for on the live scene and on the radio waves, with plenty of work and new music planned for 2010. You can watch the video for Nero – Innocence on the player below.
Duck Down Records have revealed that Bay Root Productions were the winner in phase one of the Duck Down / 2k Sports competition to have aspiring artist have their music featured on the NBA 2011 video game. April 6th is the start of the MC competition where rappers have the chance to download the Bay Root Promotions instrumental, and submit a clean, no profanity track to be considered for the winner. All submissions must be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 4th. You can download the winning instrumental here.