This is the brand new single from Reks which features D Block member Styles P for their collaborative single “Why Cry”. Reks is in the process of releasing his third E.P “R.E.K.S (Rhythmatic Eternal King Supreme)” on March 8th and Why Cry is one of the featured tracks on the project. The song has been produced by The Alchemist, and other featured producers and artists on the album include DJ Premier, Hi Tek and Sha Money XL. You can listen to Reks ft Styles P – Why Cry on the audio player below.
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Download Link – http://www.mediafire.com/?6iu1u89d8mtweqf
The U.K’s leading mixtape DJ Ames teams up with Sway for a collaborative mixtape “The Best of Sway Part One” which has been made available for free download to fans. The twenty three track mixtape features the likes of Rhymefest, Saigon and Chamillionaire which shows the progression Sway has made into the U.S Hip-Hop market. Part two from DJ Ames and Sway is set to be released March 2011, and Hip-Hop Kings will be posting the mixtape as soon as it becomes available. You can view the official artwork, track listing and download link for DJ Ames and Sway – The Best of Sway Part One below.
1. Swayson (Intro)
2. This Is My Demo
3. Products Feat El Rae
4. Dotted Lines (Freestyle)
5. My Life (Freestyle)
6. Up Your Speed Part 2 Feat Chamillionaire
9. BET Hip Hop Awards Cipher (Remi Ma, Sway, Saigon & Rhymefest)
10. Thief’s Theme (Freestyle)
12. More LDN Freestyle (Sway Vs Lily Allen)
13. Saturday Night Hustle Feat Lemar
14. Month In The Summer Feat Tedi
15. Black Stars Feat Loick Essien
18. Flo Fashion
19. Move Back Feat Idris Elba & Chiefer
20. Slo’ Down
21. Little Derek Feat Baby Blue
22. Fit 4 A King
23. Skit – Akon Signs Sway To Konlive
Category: Free Downloads
Earlier this week I posted the the news that Atmosphere were preparing the release of their next studio album “The Family Sign”. Hip-Hop Kings can now reveal the official artwork and tracklisting for Atmosphere‘s sixth full length album. To no surprise there are no guest features on the fourteen-track album, which appears to feature all brand new music from Atmosphere. The official release date for “The Family Sign” is April 12th 2011, and pre-orders will no doubt be taken soon from the official Fifth Element website. You can view the artwork (above) and track listing (below) for Atmosphere – The Family Sign below.
1) My Key
2) The Last to Say
4) Just For Show
5) She’s Enough
6) Bad Bad Daddy
7) Millenium Dodo
8) Who I’ll Never Be
9) I Don’t Need Brighter Days
10) Ain’t Nobody
11) Your Name Here
12) If You Can Save Me Now
13) Something So
14) My Notes
Category: Upcoming Releases
Following the release of Shad‘s album “TSOL” we have the brand new video for his single “Keep Shining”. Shad initially won the hearts of the Hip-Hop Kings fans with his video for “Rose Garden” which was released last year, and the video for Keep Shining already has over 20,000 YouTube views. Please support Shad by purchasing the “TSOL” album from the link below. You can watch Shad – Keep Shining on the video player below.
Shad – TSOL Download Link – http://bit.ly/fQn6rM
I never thought I’d see a Wu-Tang Clan and Dipset collaboration, but we have a brand new single from Raekwon ft Jim Jones and Ghostface called “Rock N Roll”. The track is taken from Raekwon’s forthcoming album Shaolin vs Wu Tang which will be released on March 8th 2011. Raekwon is also touring the U.K in March to promote the album at five venues listed below. Hip-Hop Kings will be posting more information on the forthcoming Shaolin vs Wu Tang album as it becomes available. You can listen to Raekwon ft Jim Jones and Ghostface – Rock N Roll on the audio player below.
15.03.11 Edinburgh, Scotland – Liquidroom
16.03.11 Dublin, Ireland – Button Factory
17.03.11 Manchester, UK – Sound Control
18.03.11 London, UK – HMV Forum
19.03.11 Brighton, UK – Coalition
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To ensure that Wolftown Recordings remains one of the top U.K independent record labels, founder and lead producer Tricksta has teamed up with Wolves rapper Deeze for a brad new “Early Mornings E.P”. The five-track project is the follow-up to Deeze‘s last mixtapes “The Pre-Turn”, “The Re-Turn” and “The Re-Birth” which were all featured on Hip-Hop Kings. Below you can view the track listing, artwork, and download links for Tricksta Presents Deeze – Early Mornings E.P.
Download Link – http://bit.ly/ecxMaW
01 – Lyrical Warfare 3.48
02 – Big Tingz 3.48
03 – Focussed 4.35
04 – Now That I Am Getting Thru 4.07
05 – Late Nights, Early Mornings 3.47
From travelling the world and working with some international and local artists, DJ Vadim has put together a three-piece group called “The Electric“. Comprising of Pugz Atoms (Chicago), Sabira Jade (UK) and Daddy Vad, a mixture of production, soul and Hip-Hop has been fused into one. DJ Vadim will be presenting The Electric – Life Is Moving E.P on 14th March 2011, which will be available to fans through the regular online channels. You can view the official artwork, release date and track listing for DJ Vadim Presents The Electric – Life is Moving E.P here.
1. Toot Toot [freestyle]
3. We Rollin’
5. So Now You Know
6. Beautiful – DJ Vadim & The Electric/Yarah Bravo
7. Life Is Moving – DJ Vadim & The Electric/Abstract Rude
8. You Can Try
9. Hands Up
10. I’m All In
11. Way It Is, The
13. Electric Company
14. Questions Questions
15. Let’s Celebrate – DJ Vadim & The Electric/Wes Restless
16. Music Is Addictive
Category: Upcoming Releases
We’ve got the brand new video from Murs and Terrace Martin for their single “Fresh Kicks” The track is featured on Murs and Terrace Martin‘s collaborative album “Melrose” which is available for fans now through the regular digital outlets. You can watch the brand new video from Murs and Terrace Martin – Fresh Kicks on the video player below.
There’s no better way to kick off promotion for an album than Elemental Zazen. The Boston-bred MC has teamed up with Canibus for the first single from his forthcoming album “Nothing to Lose but Change” with the collaborative track “Hollow Heart”. The hard-hitting Hip-Hop track is exactly whats required to build a buzz, and annoucing guest artists Fashawn and Jean Grae will also feature is perfect from Elemental Zazen. I’ll be gladly posting any new updates from Elemental Zazen as we lead up to the release of “Nothing to Lose But Change”, however in the meantime you can listen to Elemental Zazen ft Canibus – Hollow Heart on the audio player below.
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Underground Hip-Hop duo Slug and Ant (collectively known as Atmosphere) have announced they’ll be releasing a new studio album this April titled “The Family Sign”. Atmosphere will be following from their 2008 album “When Life Gives You Lemons You Paint That Shit Gold” and will be releasing the project through their self-created Rhymesayers Entertainment label. You can check out the Atmosphere shoutout to Hip-Hop Kings on the official Hip-Hop Kings youtube page HERE, however I’ll be posting more information on the Atmosphere – The Family Sign album release date and track listing as soon as it becomes available.
Category: Upcoming Releases