Few in the rap world expected underground kingpins Killer Mike and El-P to create a smash on their collaborative R.A.P. Music project last year. After dropping one of 2012’s best releases, the unlikely duo sat down with The Combat Jack Show and broke down their undeniable chemistry.
After dropping two of 2012’s best Hip-Hop LPs with R.A.P. Music and Cancer 4 Cure respectively, Killer Mike and El-P unite under one of the illest monikers in rap, Run The Jewels. The impromptu announcement is accompanied by their first song as a formal duo, titled “Get It.”
Atlanta rap veteran Killer Mike has been building his own brand since his 2003 debut album Monster. The hefty MC is set to bombard fans with a slew of new releases in the coming year, including a sequel to the critically-acclaimed R.A.P. Music album with collaborator El-P and another album titled The Elegant Elephant.
Looks like 2013 will be a great year for tours, the most recent of which will see Big Boi of the legendary OutKast as its headliner. Titled Shoes For Running after track 11 from his experimental Vicious Lies And Dangerous Rumors album, the tour will be the Atlanta native’s first in more than two years.
Killer Mike drops the official video for his incendiary “Reagan,” taken from his critically acclaimed R.A.P. Music album. While the previous fan made video was nothing to sneeze at, the “for real for real” video manages to take the song’s politically conscious rhetoric to a higher level.
If Killer Mike’s latest, critically acclaimed album, R.A.P. Music, has yet to grace your playlist, it’s not too late to correct that faux pas. This remix to one of its key cuts, “Anywhere But Here,” adds Houston rapper Chamillionaire to the mix and may be the extra incentive you need to give the project a […]