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Killer Mike and El-P are crushing, as Killer Mike and El-P are wont to do. On a brisk, sunny Friday afternoon in San Francisco, the hip-hop duo known as Run The Jewels is on a giant stage in…   Read Story »
RTJ2, the second album from the Killer Mike/El-P rap juggernaut Run The Jewels, was not supposed to come out until Monday. But El suddenly dropped the free-download album, a legitimate contender for…   Read Story »
Meow The Jewels started as a goof, and now it's gonna be an album. It's still a goof, obviously -- you can't watch this trailer and expect otherwise. Same goes for the new video of El-P "auditioning"…   Read Story »
There were a ton of great songs released this week, but let's take that fact out of the equation for a second. This might be the most eclectic group of tracks we've featured in 5 Best Songs; the only…   Read Story »
Yesterday, we learned the beyond-exciting news that Meow The Jewels is really happening. An enterprising fan took Run The Jewels' El-P and Killer Mike up on their offer to remake their RTJ2 album…   Read Story »
It started with a joke. El-P offered to remake Run The Jewels' forthcoming album RTJ2 using nothing but cat noises if someone bought a $40,000 deluxe edition. But then someone started a Kickstarter…   Read Story »
Run The Jewels' second free album RTJ2 looms imminent, and the first two tracks they shared, "Blockbuster Night Part 1" and "Oh My Darling Don't Cry," have been fucking our shit up hard. The same can…   Read Story »
One of Run The Jewels' many joke deluxe editions for their upcoming sophomore album is Meow The Jewels, a recreation of the new record using nothing but cat sounds. The asking price for that edition…   Read Story »
You know it was a pretty good week when we got new songs from Jessie Ware, Zola Jesus, The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart, and Angel Olsen (among others), and none of those songs were included in 5…   Read Story »
Next month, Run The Jewels, the duo of El-P and Killer Mike, will release RTJ2, their second album as a group. It'll be available as a free download, but there are plenty of deluxe versions of the…   Read Story »