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First things first: We don’t know that Kanye West is bringing back G.O.O.D. Fridays, the dizzyingly exciting 2010 song-a-week series that led up to the release of My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. All we have, in fact, is a tweet from Kim Kardashian one that promises new music “#EveryFriday.” “Real Friends,” the song that West… More »

Chicago drill spitter King Louie was shot in the head two weeks ago. His vehicle was riddled with 22 bullets total. Seven of them hit Louie, three of which are still embedded in his body today — two in his chest and the one in his head. Miraculously, he only spent five days in the… More »

One of the videos getting a lot of notice this week is Calexico’s clip for “Falling From The Sky,” starring José González and an absolutely disgusting worm creature. I can recognize that it’s a very good video, but it’s not on this list, because I hate that fucking worm creature. It just skeeves me out. More »

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Watch Killer Mike’s Conversation With Olympian And Civil Rights Activist Tommie Smith

It would be cool if Run The Jewels 3 came out like yesterday, but if the music is going to take a backseat Killer Mike's…
Collin Robinson | January 28, 2016 - 1:26 pm
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Heathcliff Berru’s Former Colleagues Detail New Venture

After Amber Coffman, Bethany Cosentino, and others accused publicist and founder of Life Or Death PR & Management, Heathcliff Berru, of sexual misconduct just over…
Collin Robinson | January 27, 2016 - 1:01 pm

Vampire Weekend Are Playing A Bernie Sanders Rally In Iowa City

Yesterday, Vampire Weekend co-founder Rostam Batmanglij announced that he was leaving the band. And this weekend, some lucky people in Iowa will get the first…
Tom Breihan | January 27, 2016 - 8:54 am
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Meow The Jewels – “Meowpurrdy” Video (Feat. Lil Bub, Maceo, & Delonte)

"Meowpurrdy" is the Meow The Jewels version of "Jeopardy," the crushing opener from Run The Jewels' 2014-dominating opus RTJ2. Like all the Meow The Jewels
Chris DeVille | January 26, 2016 - 11:24 am
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Nick Grant – “Royalty (Remix)” (Feat. Killer Mike & Big K.R.I.T)

South Carolina-born, Atlanta-based rapper Nick Grant is just starting to make a name for himself, but he's already attracted the attention of some big names…
Peter Helman | January 25, 2016 - 9:19 pm

Lushlife – “This Ecstatic Cult” (Feat. Killer Mike)

Lushlife, the adventurous and long-underrated Philly rapper and producer, may not be underrated for long. Next month, he'll release his new Ritualize album, and the…
Tom Breihan | January 12, 2016 - 4:22 pm

Watch Stephen Colbert’s Great Killer Mike Interview

Killer Mike has been on the Late Show With Stephen Colbert before, as a performer with Run The Jewels. But last night, in a very…
Tom Breihan | January 6, 2016 - 9:54 am
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Preview Another Few Seconds From Run The Jewels 3

We named Run The Jewels' self-titled debut the 12th best album of 2013, and a year later, we named RTJ2 the best album of 2014.
Peter Helman | December 27, 2015 - 5:17 pm
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Killer Mike, Big Boi, & T.I. Brief Supreme Court On Rap Lyrics

Today, the Supreme Court will decide whether to hear an appeal from Taylor Bell, a Mississippi high school student who was disciplined in 2011 for…
Tom Breihan | December 21, 2015 - 11:23 am
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Watch Killer Mike’s Interview With Bernie Sanders

Last month, Killer Mike gave a moving, barnstorming introduction to Vermont Senator and presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. Political endorsements are a new thing for Mike,…
Tom Breihan | December 15, 2015 - 10:17 am
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Preview Killer Mike’s Interview With Bernie Sanders

Killer Mike spoke at a rally for Bernie Sanders last month, and his encounter with the Democratic presidential candidate yielded more than just this incredible…
Chris DeVille | December 14, 2015 - 4:18 pm
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Watch Run The Jewels Rip Down The Jimmy Kimmel Live Outdoor Stage

Run The Jewels didn't release an album in 2015, but they've had a huge, dominant 2015 anyway, conquering every stage they stepped on and unleashing…
Tom Breihan | December 11, 2015 - 8:40 am
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Daye Jack – “Hands Up” (Feat. Killer Mike)

Atlanta singer/MC Daye Jack has teamed up with unstoppable rapper, outspoken activist, and all-around good guy Killer Mike on "Hands Up," a track that directly…
Peter Helman | December 9, 2015 - 6:22 pm

Watch Killer Mike Speak At A Bernie Sanders Rally In Atlanta

Killer Mike has already officially endorsed Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign, and tonight, as Pitchfork reports, the rapper introduced the presidential candidate at a rally in…
Peter Helman | November 23, 2015 - 8:27 pm
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Run The Jewels Unveil Meow The Jewels Merch And “Pawcumentary”

I still can't believe Meow The Jewels actually ended up being a thing, but here we are a month out from its release. Today, El-P…
James Rettig | October 30, 2015 - 12:44 pm
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Run The Jewels – “Angel Duster” Video

One year ago today, Killer Mike and El-P released the best album of 2014, and to celebrate RTJ2's anniversary, the duo have just released a…
Peter Helman | October 24, 2015 - 4:49 pm
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Run The Jewels – “Rubble Kings Theme (Dynamite)”

The last weekly song in this year's Adult Swim Singles program is here, and it's a big one. The latest track from Run The Jewels,…
Tom Breihan | October 5, 2015 - 12:04 pm
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Lushlife – “Body Double”

Hazy Philadelphia rapper/producer Lushlife aka Raj Haldar has announced his new album Ritualize will be out 2/19 next year via Western Vinyl. Back in 2012…
Caitlin White | October 5, 2015 - 11:51 am
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