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10 Best Songs

The 10 Best Run The Jewels Songs

Run The Jewels always made it easy to root for them. Two artists with very different backgrounds and milieus, joining together in their late 30s…
Ryan Leas | June 30, 2020 - 10:43 am

Album List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2020 So Far

You've seen the memes. It's only been five months and 2020 has already been a historical shitshow of a year. Thousands and thousands died while…
Stereogum | June 10, 2020 - 9:30 am

The Week In Pop

RMR Has It

It was the giddiest kind of what the fuck: a black man in gold fronts, a ski mask, and a bulletproof vest, surrounded by peers…
Chris DeVille | June 8, 2020 - 4:54 pm

More Run The Jewels stories

Save Stereogum: An ‘00s Covers Comp

I started Stereogum in 2002 with a LiveJournal and a dream (to get free CDs). Seriously though, I started this site to discuss new music…
Scott Lapatine | June 29, 2020 - 8:22 am

The Week In Pop

RMR Has It

It was the giddiest kind of what the fuck: a black man in gold fronts, a ski mask, and a bulletproof vest, surrounded by peers…
Chris DeVille | June 8, 2020 - 4:54 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Sometimes you need to be reminded just how powerful a song can be -- when it clarifies, or responds to, or rips open a moment…
Stereogum | June 5, 2020 - 5:02 pm

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Run The Jewels RTJ4

The first song on RTJ4 climaxes with a police standoff. "I got one round left, 100 cops outside," Killer Mike raps. "I could shoot at…
Chris DeVille | June 4, 2020 - 4:27 pm

Stream Run The Jewels’ New Album RTJ4

Run The Jewels have released their new album, RTJ4, a couple days early. (It was scheduled to come out on Friday.) "Fuck it, why wait,"
James Rettig | June 3, 2020 - 12:10 pm

Run The Jewels – “A Few Words For The Firing Squad (Radiation)”

This weekend, Run The Jewels will release RTJ4, their hotly anticipated fourth album. The lead-up to the album release has been chaotic. RTJ have been…
Tom Breihan | June 1, 2020 - 11:25 am

Run The Jewels Share RTJ4 Release Date, Tracklist

Run The Jewels were supposed to be in the middle of a giant tour right now, opening for a reunited Rage Against The Machine. That…
James Rettig | May 12, 2020 - 12:02 pm

Rage Against The Machine Postpone Reunion Tour To Summer 2021

Rage Against The Machine were supposed to go on a grand reunion tour this year: beginning in March, stopping at Coachella, and continuing on through…
Peter Helman | May 1, 2020 - 6:22 pm

Run The Jewels Throw A Death-To-Capitalism Party In The Great “Ooh LA LA” Video

We were supposed to have RTJ4 by now. It was not to be. Run The Jewels, the brick-throwing duo of Killer Mike and El-P, are…
Tom Breihan | April 27, 2020 - 12:18 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Every week the Stereogum staff chooses the five best new songs of the week (the eligibility period begins and ends Thursdays right before midnight). This
Stereogum | March 27, 2020 - 5:27 pm

Run The Jewels – “Ooh LA LA” (Feat. DJ Premier & Greg Nice)

At one point Run The Jewels promised RTJ4 would be out before Coachella. Thanks to coronavirus, Coachella is postponed, and the rest of the music…
Chris DeVille | March 25, 2020 - 12:03 pm

Sounding Board

Live And Let Livestream

Were you at the biggest party of the year so far? You didn't even have to leave your house to attend (not that you should…
Larry Fitzmaurice | March 24, 2020 - 3:49 pm

Run The Jewels – “The Yankee And The Brave (ep. 4)”

Yesterday, Run The Jewels offered up a preview of their new album on Instagram, and today they've released a whole new song. It's called "The…
James Rettig | March 22, 2020 - 5:55 pm
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