Download Fresh Breeze | http://bit.ly/LfVv9p
Hip-Hop Kings fans will be familiar with JollyJay, a Dont Flop battler and long time supporter of the website. His recent collaboration with Cloud 9 has seen the release of the “Fresh Breeze EP” which has been made available as a “name your price” download. The eight track EP also features guest appearances from Bajka and Jakaboski and has been 100% produced by Cloud 9. Fans can still download JollyJay and H-to-O’s “Scattered Colours on the Rubix Cube” HERE, however you can download “Fresh Breeze” from the link above, and view the artwork and track listing here.
2.Just a Jam feat. Bajka
3.Virtual feat. Bajka
4.Masks feat. H-to-O
5.Head In The Sky feat. Bajka
8.Shallow Puddle feat. Jakaboski
Download “I Dont Get Them” | http://bit.ly/N3943i
Shortly after the release of his EP’s “The Ports” and “2057”, Brown Bag AllStars producer J57 has announced he plans to release a joint EP with Tenacity later in 2012, and to kick off promotion for the project is the first leaked track titled “I Dont Get Them”. Tenacity and J57 have called upon Gameboi for the track which is the first leak off the project, which was instigated by an introduction between Tenacity and J57 through Homeboy Sandman. The track has very kindly been made available as a free download from the link listed above, and you can also watch J57 ft Brown Bag AllStars and Andrew Thomas – Days Still Turn to Night from “The Ports” EP on the youtube player below.
A unique collaboration has seen The Stereo Boyz and Edo G team up with German based producer iGadget for a new single titled “Behind The Mic”. The single has been confirmed as part of iGadget’s upcoming album which is still in the works (title TBC) and was created during The Stereo Boyz tour of Germany. As soon as we receive more information on the forthcoming iGadget album I’ll be sure to share at the earliest opportunity, however in the meantime you can listen to The Stereo Boyz and Edo G – Behind The Mic (prod iGadget) on the soundcloud player below.
REKS will be releasing an upcoming project (yes, another!) on 24th July 2012 titled Rebelutionary, and to celebrate the news we have the intro from the project which was leaked today. REKS is still working off his latest offering “Straight, No Chaser” which was released in April and is still available for download from the link listed above. The Rebelutionary LP features guest appearances from Termanology and Koncept amongst others, and is another project for fans to get excited for. Look out for an exclusive REKS interview with Hip-Hop Kings in the forthcoming weeks, however in the meantime you can view the full track listing, and the REKS – Rebelutionary Intro on the youtube player below.
4.) “Bang Bang” f/ J NiCS
5.) “Shotgun” f/ Jon Connor & Venessa Renee
6.) “War Is A Racket” (Smedley Butler interlude)
8.) “Ignorance is Bliss” f/ Termanology
10.) “Avarice” (Interlude)
11.) “Avarice” f/ Knowledge Medina
12.) “The Jones’” f/ Krondon
13.) “The Edge” f/ Lucky Dice & Chi Knox
14.) “La Luna” f/ Sene & Koncept
16.) “Obedient Workers”
18.) “Shotgun” (Remix) f/ Ea$y Money & Boycott Blues
(****All tracks produced by Numonics)
Category: Upcoming Releases
UK Hip-Hop pioneer Tricksta released his new album “Out of Darkness Cometh Light” on Monday, with an A-star list of guest appearances which makes it one of the most exciting UK Hip-Hop albums of 2012. Tricksta is a Wolverampton-based producer/DJ/beatmaker/songwriter/label owner/PR Guru and handles just about everything assosiated with the rap industry. Tricksta has called upon a number of high profile artists including Genesis Elijah, Phoenix Da IceFire, Ramson Badbonez and Scorzayzee for guest appearances on the sixteen-track project. Hip-Hop Kings fans can expect to see a review in the forthcoming days, and you can view the artwork, download link and full track listing for Tricksta – Out of Darkness Cometh Light here.
01 – Out Of Darkness Feat. Supar Novar, Cyclonious, LATE, Streetz & Deeze
02 – The Essence Feat. Iron Braydz, Genesis Elijah, TBear, Dubbledge, Supar Novar & K9
03 – Bars Feat. Size8, Yogi, Dubbledge, TBear & Serocee
04 – Fling Ya Hands Up Feat. Reload, Serocee, Grizzly & Sketchman
05 – Step Steady Feat. Cyclonious, Karl Hinds, Genesis Elijah & MCD
06 – Hip-Hop Feat. Big Cakes, Cobane, Shameless, Big Ben, Reain, LATE, Genesis Elijah, Phoenix Da Icefire & JabbaThaKut
07 – Third World Feat. Phoenix Da Icefire, Big Cakes, Cyclonious, Reain & Big Ben
08 – Death By Dishonour Feat. Iron Braydz, Scorzayzee & Ramson Badbones
09 – In These Manors Feat. Deeze, Conman, Streetz, Marc Anthony & Phoenix Da Icefire
10 – What’s The Point Of It – Feat. TBear, Twissman & Tenny Ten
11 – We’re Goin In Feat. S. Kalibre, Deeze, M.A.B, Deadline, LATE, D Gritty & Jai Boo
12 – For The Slums Feat. Wordsmiff, Big Ben & Supar Novar
13 – Big Figures Feat. TBear, Iron Braydz & Reload
14 – Think Positive Feat Logic, Cons, Big Ben, Shamless, Cyclonious & Quest Rah
15 – Strength In Numbers Feat LATE, Seanie T, Supar Novar, Inja, Double E, Sonny Jim, Cons, Joe Gutta, Conman & Taurus
16 – Life Is So Amazing Feat. Jai Boo, Deeze & LATE
Caxton Press – Shame The Devil Review | http://bit.ly/JZIssM
As the UK Hip-Hop scene continue to enjoy the new Caxton Press album “Shame The Devil”, we have a brand new video from the group for their single “Broken Dreams”. Caxton Press consist of MC’s (Manage, Kingpin, eMCee Killa), singer/songwriter Amy True, producer Profound, and incorporated into their live sets is DJ Snuff, and Broken Dreams is the latest offering from the group in the visual format with thanks to Global Faction for filming and editing the video. You can read the official Hip-Hop Kings review of Shame The Devil on the link listed above, however you can watch Caxton Press – Broken Dreams on the youtube player below.
Pre-Order Brother Ali “Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color” | http://bit.ly/NbZfy1
As I reported early May when Brother Ali dropped a video for the single “Not a Day Goes By” news has finally reached the blogosphere that Brother Ali will be releasing his new album Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color on 21st August 2012 via Rhymesayers Entertainment. Brother Ali has been supportive, and has been supported by Hip-Hop Kings for a number of years, and I’m as excited as ever to hear some new material to a man who’s widely regarded as an underground Hip-Hop legend. As always from Rhymesayers, look out for some innovative and exciting promotion leading up to the album release, however in the meantime you can view the official artwork and pre-order link for Brother Ali – Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color above.
Category: Upcoming Releases
Pre-Order “Everything’s a Gamble Vol.3” | http://bit.ly/Kv37eW
As we approach the release of King Magnetic‘s upcoming “Everything’s a Gamble Vol.3”, I have the new single from the project called Guns Theme. King Magnetic has teamed up with Celph Titled, Ruste Juxx and DJ Revolution for Guns Theme, which has been confirmed as track two in the official track listing from the mixtape, which will be available to fans to download from July 3rd (pre-order link above). King Magnetic is currently working with Reef Tha Lost Cauze on a new project titled “The King and The Cauze” and has been touring the US and Europe with the Jedi Mind Tricks and GZA to name a few. You can listen to King Magnetic ft Celph Titled, Ruste Juxx and DJ Revolution – Guns Theme on the youtube player below.
Download Soul Khan “WellStone” | http://bit.ly/yPSEBE
Soul Khan and Koncept Interview with Hip-Hop Kings | http://bit.ly/IHBQow
Following the release of Soul Khan‘s free EP “Wellstone” I now have the video for the title track which features Akie Bermiss. Soul Khan’s “Wellstone” video went live on his official youtube channel this evening, and the track is taken from the Wellstone EP which was premiered on DJ Booth and is available for free download (link above). Soul Khan has also been working alongside his crew The Brown Bag AllStars, and fans can check out an exclusive interview he did with Hip-Hop Kings during his UK tour with Koncept on the link above. In the meantime, you can watch Soul Khan ft Akie Bermiss – Wellstone on the youtube player below.
Making his debut on Hip-Hop Kings is Wezzy (not Weezy) with an exclusive freestyle filmed for our good friends at UKHHG (UKHipHopGrime). The video is promoting the latest mixtape from Wezzy titled “Freak Show” which was released on Monday 18th June, and can be downloaded from the link listed above. I expect to hear more from Wezzy in the forthcoming months, and to follow on Twitter use the tag (@WezzyNotWeezy). Please check out UKHipHopGrime who are fully supporting the UK Hip Hop and Grime industry for plenty more exclusive and high quality video content and free downloads. You can watch Wezzy – UKHHG on the youtube player below.