As Hip-Hop Kings previously advised, DJ Muggs and Ill Bill are releasing their album “Kill Devil Hills” on August 24th through Fat Beats Records. The new video is the trailer for the single Cult Assassin which will be available later in the month. DJ Muggs and Ill Bill already leaked the song “Trouble Shooters” which features Sean Price and Sick Jacken. You can watch the DJ Muggs vs Ill Bill – Cult Assassin video trailer below.
Pharoahe Monch is getting ready to release his new album W.A.R with the debut record “Shine” which has been produced by Diamond D and features Mela Machinko. Pharoahe Monch‘s W.A.R album will be released through W.A.R Media (which is a subsidary of Duck Down Music) that Pharoahe Monch has setup for himself. The single Shine will be available from iTunes on the 27th July. You can listen to Pharoahe Monch – Shine on the player below.
I caught up with Leeds rapper Chief Wigz in an exclusive two-part interview. Chief Wigz in a leading artist in the West Yorkshire region, and has recently released his self-titled album which is available now. I asked Chief Wigz about the new album, and his personal favourite tracks, along with the record label Dont Talk to Strangers, and his 9 Lives Crew. The gentlemen on the left in red is the producer for the album “Brutal Artistry”. This is the first part of the interview, with the second part available tomorrow. You can watch the Hip-Hop Kings interview with Chief Wigz on the player below.
It’s always nice to feature female artists on Hip-Hop Kings, and Stud Phamous is also a long-standing member of the forum which produced talents such as Kyle Lucas and Loose Logic. Stud Phamous presents “Ladies Love Cool Phame” which title was inspired by LL Cool J. The eleven-track mixtape features various different artists and producers, and is a combination of hard work and skill from Stud Phamous. The mixtape is available for free, and has already had over 2000 downloads. You can view the artwork and download link for Stud Phamous – Ladies Love Cool Phame below.
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Making a debut on Hip-Hop Kings is Chicago based artist Andrew Davis II, and I’m featuring the single “I’m Ready”. Northwestern University alum Andrew Davis II is also known as Dre, and possesses a hard-hitting East Coast flow which he’s been polishing for the last few years. Andrew Davis II has also opened for the likes of KRS-One, Lupe Fiasco and N.E.R.D. You can listen to Andrew Davis II – Im Ready on the player below.
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I have the official video for the first single off “The Sex Tape” which is the new album by Dyme Def. The Washington-based trio consists of Fearce, Brainstorm and SEV, who have accomplished remarkable individiual and group achievements. The Sex Tape follows on from their previous LP and EP, and The Sex Tape covers raunch at it’s finest. You can watch Dyme Def – Do Something on the video player below.
Hailing from Aylesbury, England, the artist simply known as T has released a new mixtape titled 1-2-T The Mixtape. Working with producer Scott Supreme, the pair have given us a ten-track project which introduces fans to the music of T. Take a listen to the music and feel free to pass and share around as well. You can view the artwork and the download link for T – 1-2-T The Mixtape below.
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Australia’s premier hip hop crew Hilltop Hoods release ‘State Of The Art’, their fifth studio album, through their label Golden Era Records. ‘State Of The Art’ follows their 2006 award-winning album ‘The Hard Road’. Alongside the album release they’re performing at T In The Park, Oxegen and London’s Koko. The album features Pharoahe Monch, and has been credited by Rolling Stone as the “country’s premier Hip-Hop act”. You can view the promotional flyer for Hilltop Hoods below.
I have an exclusive leak from Sky Blew which will be featured on his upcoming debut album titled “Earth Is Just My Airport” called First Class Flight. The album will be available in July, and First Class Flight Features Jones Andrews of FSM. I’ll be posting more information leading up to the release of Sky Blew’s “Earth Is Just My Airport” in the forthcoming weeks. You can listen to Sky Blew x Jones Andrews – First Class Flight on the player below.
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One of the most outspoken songs to ever feature on Hip-Hop Kings was SoulStice‘s “Strange Kind of Love”. The pro-active artist returns with support for marriage equality with his single “NoH8” which has been produced by Mighty. SoulStice explains that he wouldn’t be able to marry his wife without the progression made in the marriage world, which is why he continues to support the movement. You can listen to SoulStice – NoH8 on the player below.
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