The Sound

  Hip hop supergroup Run the Jewels — comprised of Killer Mike and El-P — have been busy this holiday season, and surprise-dropped their third album, 'Run the Jewels 3'.

Killer Mike and El-P have released a new Run the Jewels song in the wake of Trump’s election. The song features Jordan Asher aka Boots, who can also be heard on Run the Jewels 2. “For our friends. For our family. For everyone who is hurting or scared right now,” the duo said in an […]

Earlier this month, Hillary Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta‘s emails were hacked and leaked to Wikileaks. An email dated February 21, 2016 — which appears to be a thread shared among members of the campaign staff — read: “I guess Killer Mike didn’t get the message.” The context of the message is unclear, but as Pitchfork […]

That Logic and Slug collaboration they've been talking about is finally here.

Killer Mike recently weighed in on whether or not he believes Kanye West is the “greatest living rock star in the world.” During an interview with British graffiti artist and political activist Banksy for The Guardian, Killer Mike threw in an unlikely comparison. “Kanye [West] is amazing and may be the greatest rock star in […]

The Sound With a resumé that includes trunk-rattling raps and repelling f**kboys, Killer Mike has finally decided to make the jump to public office. Killer Mike will be presumably running as Michael Render, his government name, for the vacant seat for District 55’s representative for Georgia’s House of Representatives. Tyrone Brooks, the previous seatholder, was forced to resign […]

Killer Mike turns 40 today, and, as we can imagine he has been for years, he gets to celebrate 4/20 doubly because of the occasion. It’s been something like 15 years since Mike trickled onto the music scene through an association with Outkast, specifically Big Boi. After pounding out half-a-dozen albums in a nine-year span between 2003 and […]

Following up on a bigger-than-ever 2014, Killer Mike and El-P as Run The Jewels have been tapped as an opening act for rocker Jack White at Madison Square Garden later this month. White is playing the legendary venue on January 30, and yesterday his record label Third Man Records announced the news about RTJ. The […]


Killer Mike and El-P have their hands full for the new year as they plan on creating their next Run The Jewels project, Meow The Jewels. The effort, which began as a joke, is now a full-fledged project with backing from fans. “In January, we begin constructing Meow The Jewels,” El-P said via Twitter. “Updates soon.” Although the […]


“We’re going to burn this motherfucker to the ground.” Killer Mike grabbed the microphone and hold of the crowd in NYC for a set of sold out shows, and never let go until he dropped it.      Stage 48 was rocked to its foundations by hardcore hip-hop duo Run The Jewels. The duo, consisting of emcee […]

News, Prime

After a St. Louis County grand jury’s decision not to indict Darren Wilson, a Ferguson, Mo., police officer, in the murder of unarmed teen Michael Brown last night, the nation has exploded in protest. Celebrities like Q-Tip (pictured below) are choosing to use their influence on the streets and on the microphone as well, joining protesters shouting “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot!” across the country. […]

  Killer Mike & El-P link up for another Run The Jewels collaboration.   The 11-track project isn’t as heavy on features as it is substance. Stream it below, then head on over to iTunes to make your purchase.   Like on Facebook!