Russell Westbrook Walks Out To Run The Jewels In Jordan XXX Ad
The yet-to-be released Air Jordan XXX were unveiled last month at a planetarium in Chicago. The highly sought after kicks have now been placed on the feet of OKC guard Russell Westbrook, who stars in the first televised commercial for Jordan's newest sneaker.
Killer Mike Interviews Bernie Sanders In An Atlanta Barbershop
Man of the people Bernie Sanders has drawn votes of confidence and endorsements from a multitude of rappers, and none of been more Feeling The Bern more than Run The Jewels emcee Killer Mike.
Killer Mike Talks Bill O'Reilly & Rap With Bill Maher
Bill O'Reilly recently blamed rap music for yet another issue in America. Well, whether it's an "issue" is kind of a relative matter, but Bill certainly isn't pleased with the decline of Christianity among youths, and he feels hip-hop is the culprit. The always to-the-point Killer Mike joined Bill Maher to talk about O'Reilly's remarks, suggesting the FOX anchor was "more full of shit than an outside," among other quotables.
Killer Mike Talks #BlackLivesMatter & Bernie Sanders On Stephen Colbert
Killer Mike has been the most outspoken supporter of Bernie Sanders in the hip hop community. Last night, he appeared on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" to let Colbert know why he is Feeling the Bern, as well as discuss the #BlackLivesMatter movement, explains how he acquired the name 'Killer Mike,' and more.
Run The Jewels "Rubble Kings Theme (Dynamite)" Video
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Last month, Mass Appeal released an exciting documentary called "Rubble Kings," which tells the story of the birth of hip hop in the South Bronx in the 1970s. Now, Run the Jewels comes through with the visual for “Rubble Kings Theme (Dynamite)." Spoiler: it's fucking awesome. The animated video follows a badass chick by the name of "Little Nina," a member of the Rubble Kings who gets ambushed one day while walking home from her grandmother's house by a rival gang, The Javelins. A brawl ensues.
Killer Mike "Ric Flair" Video
Revisiting 2011’s PL3DGE LP, Killer Mike decides to celebrate the 4/20 holidays and birthday with a brand new video for “Ric Flair”. As the title depicts, the video features the legendary Hall of Fame wrestler being plastered all over various skyscrapers in L.A., while Killer Mike stands on a highway overhang spitting his shit. Directed by Travis Nelson, the video comes just days after Killer Mike blessed the Coachella stage with his fellow Run The Jewels member EL-P. Watch the video above.
Killer Mike Interviewed On CNN About Ferguson
Since he showed up on the scene in Atlanta in the late '90s, Killer Mike has been a big man with even bigger opinions on government, social justice and law enforcement.
Danny Brown Feat. Childish Gambino, Killer Mike, and El-P "Hybrid Talk Part One" Video
Danny Brown Feat. Childish Gambino, Killer Mike & and El-P
"Right now hip hop is in a phase where people want to see it be experimented with", is the first thing Danny Brown says in Part One of "Hybrid Talk" presented by adidas and VICE. Vid features Childish Gambino, Killer Mike, and El-P. Are y'all feeling this one? How's the chemistry between Danny, Gambino, Killer Mike and El-P? An did y'all catch the BTS of "Molly Ringwald", by the way?
Run The Jewels Perform "Lie, Cheat, Steal" On Conan
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Coming off one of the best albums of 2014, Run The Jewels made their way by The Conan O’Brien Show Thursday night and served as the evenings special musical guest.
Killer Mike Feat. Young Jeezy "Go Out On The Town" Video
Killer Mike Feat. Jeezy
Killer Mike's odds keep getting better with each new leak, and Killer Mike Feat. Young Jeezy "Go Out On The Town" Video will undoubtedly improve his chances of winning. It's a worthy addition to a respectable catalogue that has seen a lot of growth since Killer Mike debuted in this game. We're looking forward to the follow-up. Who else would you like to have seen on this video? How do you feel about the production here?
Killer Mike Feat. Rittz, Lil Scrappy, Pill, Scotty, Slimm Calhoun, Kyle Lucas, Runway Richy, BackBone and Blackowned C-Bone "Atlanta Smokers Only" Video
Killer Mike Feat. Rittz, Lil Scrappy, Pill, Scotty, Slimm Calhoun, Kyle Lucas, Runway Richy & BackBone and Blackowned C-Bone
TrakkSounds and Cory Mo Present the official video for their ATL anthem "Atlanta Smokers Only." Directed by Orbit Did It.Who else would you like to have seen on this video? Let us know what you think, folks. Check out the latest video from Killer Mike, Killer Mike ""Untitled" On David Letterman" Video.
Run The Jewels Reflect On Ferguson Anniversary: "Riots Work"
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A year after the Mike Brown shooting and the ensuing Ferguson riots, Run The Jewels discussed the effect the riots have had and what it felt like when they drove into St. Louis to play a show the same night the grand jury found Darren Wilson not guilty of murder.
Killer Mike Talks Influences, Run The Jewels' Chemistry On GGN
Killer Mike is the most gifted political mind in hip hop right now, so fittingly, his interviews tend to take on a more serious tone. Most recently, this meant appearing on Bill Maher's show to talk about Bill O'Reilly's disparaging comments about the rap community. Today though, we get something completely different: a smoked out, chill interview on Snoop Dogg's GGN program.
Run The Jewels "Meowpurrdy" Video
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While some fans may have had their doubts, Run The Jewels actually came through with their Meow The Jewels remix project in September 2015. The project reinterprets RTJ production with an array of different cat noises, while Killer Mike and El-P's vocals are placed atop them.
Run The Jewels Give Advice To Teenage Girls
Run The Jewels
Rookie Mag has an interesting series called "Ask A Grown Man," in which various famous men (including Stephen Colbert) field questions from teen girls and offer up advice. The latest hosts of this segment are Run The Jewels' Killer Mike and El-P, and you can watch their edition of the series above.
El-P Shares Snippet From "Run The Jewels 3"
With the last two years bringing us Run The Jewels albums that each ended up on tons of year-end lists, it's needless to say that the world is hotly anticipating RTJ3 in 2015. Just moments ago, El-P shared the first snippet we've heard from it, but soon quashed hopes of a timely release. fyi RTJ3 is almost definitely not coming in 2015. touring all year but every chance we get we are working hard on it.
Killer Mike Introduces Bernie Sanders In Atlanta
Killer Mike gave a powerful speech to introduce Bernie Sanders to the Atlanta voters yesterday. Mike cited some of the reasons he wants Bernie Sanders to be President, naming Sander's stance on the Voting Rights Act, health care, the war on drugs, education and more.
Watch Run The Jewels' Complete Set At Pitchfork Music Festival 2015
Run The Jewels
Run the Jewels have had an action-packed 2015. They got their own Beats 1 radio show, toured the world for five months, made it onto the cover of two Marvel comics, and released a surprisingly bangin' remix album Meow the Jewels.
Killer Mike Feat. Bun B, T.I. & Trouble "Big Beast" Video
Killer Mike Feat. Bun B, T.I. & Trouble
These are some interesting visuals from Killer Mike! This a stand-out track with features from other ATL residents. Off his album "R.A.P. Music" out now. Killer Mike's movement grows stronger with each new release, and Killer Mike Feat. Bun B, T.I. & Trouble "Big Beast" Video has further strengthened that fact. It's a solid addition to the commendable body of work Killer Mike has been creating since stepping foot in the rap game, and we're definitely looking forward to what Killer Mike has in store.
Daye Jack Feat. Killer Mike "Hands Up" Video
Daye Jack Feat. Killer Mike
To kick off Black History Month today, Day Jacke & Killer Mike decide to come through and share a fitting new video in support of December’s “Hands Up” release, which addressed important socially-conscious issues like police brutality.