Run The Jewels (El-P & Killer Mike) – “Blockbuster Night Part 1” Aug21

Run The Jewels (El-P & Killer Mike) – “Blockbuster Night Part 1”...

Last year’s breakout album was Run The Jewels from El-P and Killer Mike. As a lifelong fan of El-P, even when he dissed my team on “8 Steps to Perfection,” I have always felt that his production has been ahead of its time. Now his style is right on time, so with his new single, he scales it back to great effect. El-P and Killer Mike sound very aggravated over the dystopian chugging, martial beat. Even the opening wail has a sci-fi effect, maybe a little close to Doctor Who. But that’s all forgotten once the verses start. No hocus pocus, you simple suckers deserve to notice Top o’ the morning, my fist-to-your-face is fucking Folgers Run The Jewels 2 will be out on October 28th…damn that’s a long time to wait. (Mass...

Run The Jewels – “Run The Jewels” (video) Mar04

Run The Jewels – “Run The Jewels” (video)...

Visuals for the title track of the best rap album of 2013, Run The Jewels. Don’t believe me, just watch. Run The Jewels are El-P and Killer Mike. This ain’t trap shit, ratchet shit, or some rap-sung collaboration. This is that aggravated, fuck shit up, falcon punch your bitch, retro-future boom bap rap shit. Fuck with this! Cop the whole damn album. 10 tracks, no filler bullshit....