KXNG CROOKED - Best New Songs, Albums, & Features

Featuring: One-2 | K-Young
Album: Mint Room 2
In advance of the May 12 release date for Treacherous C.O.B‘s upcoming compilation, Mint Room 2, to be premiered by The DJBooth and the good folks of 2DopeBoyz, we have one final leak from the project featuring a few... More
Posted 3 weeks ago
Featuring: Bridge
Album: Mint Room 2
Treacherous C.O.B is gearing up for the release of the follow-up to their 2012 compilation, The Mint Room, and today we have the world premiere of the project’s first single, Mr. I Don’t Give a F*€k. The indie... More
Posted one month ago
Artist: DJ EFN
Featuring: Killer Mike | Webbz | KXNG CROOKED
Album: Another Time
DJ EFN‘s last feature, July 2014’s Hood Banger, was an “[ode] to the mixtape freestyle.” Though its raw, grimy feel won the record positive reviews from our readers, I have a feeling listeners will appreciate... More
Posted 4 months ago
Artist: Emanny
Originally released last fall as part of Emanny‘s Songs About HER. 2 LP, Work on Me has now received the official remix treatment. This rendition of the smooth, Karon Graham-produced jam boasts an added guest 16 from... More
Posted 4 months ago
Over a week ago KXNG CROOKED (aka Crooked I) tried a radical experiment with his new album, Sex, Money & Hip-Hop. Could he still put music out the old-fashioned way? Could he keep the album off the internet entirely - no... More
Posted 5 months ago

Contest Closed: Win a Copy of Crooked I’s “Sex, Money & Hip-Hop” (Plus Shirts!)

Earlier this week, we ran an in-depth profile on Crooked I and his new Sex, Money & Hip-Hop album, an album that isn't available on the internet, at all, only in physical form. It's Crooked's attempt to bring... More
Posted 5 months ago

Indie Savage: Crooked I Gets Physical With “Sex, Money & Hip-Hop”

There's this thing called the internet, you may have heard of it. It's fundamentally changed how we communicate with people and navigate the world and shop and get our news and read and, of course, how we... More
Posted 5 months ago
Some days, I wonder why rappers are so quick to confuse their fans by cavalierly adopting new stage names. This is one of those days, thanks to Long Beach vet Crooked I—sorry, KXNG CROOKED. At the same time, I can’t... More
Posted 6 months ago
Artist: Joe Budden
Featuring: KXNG CROOKED | Novel
If you know Joe Budden‘s music, you know his best songs are lengthy and personal. Which leads us to Devil In My Room, the latest song release in his now weekly #SomeLove series, which is slightly over 7 minutes long and... More
Posted 7 months ago
In Genesis 4.9, Cain, after murdering his brethren Abel, asked the Lord if he was his “Brother’s Keeper”? This isn’t a question you need to ask Joell Ortiz about his brothers in music. Just two short... More
Posted about 9 months ago
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