RAURY – FORBIDDEN KNOWLEDGE [FT. BIG K.R.I.T.]

Par for the course for great new music, Zane Lowe gave Raury’s new single ‘Forbidden Knowledge’ its first spin on his Beats 1 show.  The track sees Atlanta’s Indigo Child team up with Mississippi MC and self-professed King Of The South, Big K.R.I.T.  Speaking about the Malay-produced track, Raury says: ‘It’s about the nature of man.  It’s about…

VERIFIED ARTISTS WE LOVE ON GENIUS

For those living under rocks, Genius is an online knowledge base that allows users to annotate text with their own explanations/interpretations.  It started life as Rap Genius in October 2009, but has since broadened its horizons towards other genres, the news, and pretty much everything.  Our favourite thing about the site [apart from its comprehensive catalogue of…

BIG K.R.I.T. – CADILLACTICA

“Hotly anticipated” is a phrase all too often used when an album drops, but in the case of Big K.R.I.T.’s ‘Cadillactica’ it’s definitely justified.  The project has been in the works for a long time, and Hip Hop heads expect a hell of a lot from the Mississippi MC.  After dropping ‘Soul Food‘ [ft. Raphael…

BIG K.R.I.T. – RAPHAEL SAADIQ

The latest morsel from Big K.R.I.T.’s forthcoming album ‘Cadillactica’ comes in the form of ‘Soul Food’.  Ever since the release of the tracklist, a collaborative track with Soul singer Raphael Saadiq has been a particularly tantalising prospect.  Now it’s hear, the track doesn’t disappoint, both artists contributing to a track with plenty of Southern hospitality, even if Krizzle’s…

BIG K.R.I.T. – SEE ME ON TOP VOL. 4

Big K.R.I.T. gave us a taster of his brand new mixtape ‘See Me On Top Vol.4’ in the form of two new tracks on his SoundCloud: the triumphant ‘What’s Next’ and the characteristically Southern ‘Drinker’s Club’.  Both self-produced, the former sees KRIT discuss where he’s got to, his appetite for what’s next, and the plight of a…

ALT-J X BIG K.R.I.T. – EVERY OTHER FRECKLE [REMIX]

Alt-j’s sophomore album ‘This Is All Yours’ is officially out September 22, but after making it available in exclusive geographical locations on their app of the same name, you can now stream it in its entirety on Spotify [below].  However, we recommend you pause for a second before scrolling down, and take a minute to…

BIG K.R.I.T. – MT. OLYMPUS

Big K.R.I.T. reached half a million followers on Twitter this week, so he decided to release the first track from his upcoming album.  ‘Mt. Olympus sees Big K.RI.T. exploring his impressive lyrical ability whilst celebrating what he has done for Southern Rap thusfar.  Interestingly, K.R.I.T. also handles the production side of things himself.  The full…