As we announced last week, Koncept and J57 will be releasing a joint EP titled Fuel, which will be available to download on the 20th of November 2015. We have already seen the official artwork and track listing and expect to see plenty of more promotional material ahead of the EP. Koncept and J57 team up with Hollis for “Porcelain” and the EP also has guesr features from Akie Bermiss among others. You can listen to Koncept and J57 ft Hollis – Porcelain on the soundcloud player below.
For those who have followed Hip-Hop Kings over the years, you will be fully aware of the Brown Bag AllStars, and specifically Koncept and J57. If you aren’t aware this is the time to get involved. The highly anticipated “The Fuel” E.P has a confirmed release date of November 20th 2015, and we can now share the official artwork and track listing. Guest appearances come from the likes of familiar faces in Akie Bermiss and Hollis, with other features coming from Nevaeh, Dice Raw and The Grand Concourse among others. You can view the official artwork and track listing here.
1. Porcelain feat. Hollis
2. The Fuel feat. Akie Bermiss
3. Excitement feat. Andrew Thomas Reid
4. Crazy Is Beautiful feat. Nevaeh
5. Live Forever feat. Dice Raw
6. Jump feat. Akie Bermiss
7. Patience feat. Denitia
8. Plane Ticket feat. The Grand Concourse
DOWNLOAD | Juan Deuce – Sock Money E.P
Check out this banger from Juan Deuce ft DJ Mekalek titled “You Right”. Produced by Brown Bag AllStars member J57, Juan Deuce gives fans a great track from his upcoming “Sock Money” E.P. DJ Mekalek is credited for the scracthes, and it’s worth noting the full EP is produced by J57 and will be released on the 23rd of September via SoulSpazm Records. You can also buy the single from iTunes so please click on the link above to support. You can listen to Juan Deuce ft DJ Mekalek – You Right (prod J57) on the soundcloud player below.
As we all know, Method Man is due to drop a new solo album titled “The Meth Lab” on the 21st of August 2015. We have a new single from the album which is titled “The Purple Tape” and features Wu-Tang Clan members Raekwon and Inspectah Deck. Method Man has called upon the services of the Brown Bag AllStars producer J57 who worked behind the boards for the single, which has been praised by blogs and fans alike. Look out for some more promotional material ahead of the release of The Meth Lab, but you can listen to Method Man ft Raekwon and Inspectah Deck – The Purple Tape (produced by J57) on the YouTube player below.
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A brand new video from the PitchBlak Brass Band titled “9 Lives Cypher” was released yesterday, featuring MC’s J57, Chris Cubanalli and Tony Beatz. Uploaded to the official PitchBlak Brass Band YouTube channel, blogs are supporting the new release which can also be downloaded from the iTunes link listed above. Produced by Tony Beatz and filmed and edited by Carty Arthur, make sure you follow (@PitchBlakBrass) for their latest updates on Twitter. You can watch the PitchBlak Brass Band ft J57, Chris Cubanalli and Tony Beatz – 9 Lives Cypher on the YouTube player below.
DOWNLOAD | J57 – Sample Free Remix EP
Brown Bag AllStars rapper/producer J57 returns to Hip-Hop Kings with this new project titled “Sample Free Remix EP”. J57 has had a busy past year, and the Sample Free Remix EP features official remixes for the likes of Pharoahe Monch, Cage, Murs, Torae, Fashawn and Akie Bermiss. J57 has also promised brand new music with every single artist on this project, along with the highly anticipated Fuel E.P with Koncept dropping later this year. You can view the download link and artwork to J57 – Sample Free Remix E.P here.
1. What’s Love (J57 Sample-Free Remix) ft. Torae, Pharoahe Monch, Akie Bermiss
2. The Void (J57 Sample-Free Remix) ft. Cage
3. Whatever It Takes (J57 Sample-Free Remix) ft. DJ JS-1, Murs, Fashawn, Akie Bermiss
4. Matters (J57 Sample-Free Remix) ft. Choosey, Fashawn & Ishe
DOWNLOAD | Young Planet – Snow Ocean
Last year Young Planet made their debut on Hip-Hop Kings, and the duo are back with their new single “Climb To Power Remix”. Teaming up with Brown Bag AllStars members Koncept and J57, Young Planet take the Climb To Power single which was featured on the Snow Ocean E.P, and switch it up. Fans can download Young Planet’s Snow Ocean E.P from the download link above. You can listen to Young Planet ft Koncept and J57 – Climb To Power Remix on the soundcloud player below.
DOWNLOAD | Choosey – Left Field
As he embarks on SXSW with his partner in rhyme Koncept, J57 hit me up with the new single from Choosey titled “Matters”. J57 has done a remix to the track, which is featured on Choosey’s debut release “Left Field” which is available as a free download from the link listed above. Other MC’s featured include Fashawn and Ishe who lend their vocals for the remix. You can listen to Choosey – Matters (J57 Remix) on the soundcloud player below.
PREVIOUS | Soul Khan – King Ugly (Sofar New York)
Two of the four names in the title make their debut on Hip-Hop Kings today, Kirswords and Joe Swisher are complemented by the more familiar names of Soul Khan and J57 (Brown Bag AllStars) for the collaborative effort “Tri-State Mindstate”. Produced by J57, Tri-State Mindstate is promotion for the upcoming “The Gift and The Kirs” E.P coming in August 2015. Fans can download the single from the link listed above, and also listen to Kirswords ft Soul Khan and Joe Swisher – Tri-State Mindstate (prod J57) on the YouTube player below.
As we prepare for the upcoming free E.P from J57 titled “0057: FlaskLIFE” we have the second official single from the project titled “Heisenberg Blue”. As Breaking Bad fans may realise, the title is inspired by the popular TV series and J57 is quoted saying “I really felt it embodied all the emotions throughout the series and figured it was only right to name it something assosiated with it”. We’ll be posting more promotion ahead of the release of 0057: FlaskLIFE and feel free to check out the previous J57 works in the Hip-Hop Kings archives. You can view the official artwork and listen to J57 – Heisenberg Blue on the soundcloud player below.