MICK JENKINS – THE HEALING COMPONENT

Mick Jenkins has been building towards ‘The Healing Component’ for a long time.  His last two projects ‘Wave[s]‘ and ‘The Water[s]‘ can certainly be considered thematic pre-cursors to the Chicago MC’s opus.  Produced in the main by THEMpeople, the album features appearances from fellow FreeNation associate TheMIND, as well as BADBADNOTGOOD on stand-out track ‘Drowning‘.  Stream…

MICK JENKINS – SIP!

Chicago MC Mick Jenkins releases ‘Sip!’, a two track EP consisting of ‘Grenade Theory’ and ‘$3,000 Advice’.  Both tracks feature FreeNation vocalist theMIND and are produced by THEMpeople.  Sonically, both tracks live up to the standard set by recent album ‘Wave[s]‘ – but it has to be said we’re a little let down by the presentation given…

KIRK KNIGHT – LATE KNIGHT SPECIAL INTERVIEW

Kirk Knight, the man behind some of Pro Era’s finest, releases his solo debut, ‘Late Knight Special’.  As a producer, he’s created a collection of tracks that range from that classic Brooklyn Hip Hop with which we’re familiar to a far more contemporary sound.  On the mic he’s equally dextrous, trading bars with the likes…