King Mez Songs, Videos, & Albums

Fundament ft. King Mez - U Know It’s U Artwork
Artist: Fundament
Featuring: King Mez
At the top of next year, Fundament will unleash a brand new independent full-length. That may sound like a ways away, but it’s never too early to start building your buzz, which is exactly what the T-Dot buzzmaker is... More
Posted one week ago
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WELL$ ft. King Mez - Youth in Revolt Pt. 2 Artwork
Artist: WELL$
Featuring: King Mez
On last year’s Youth in Revolt, North Carolina rhymesayer WELL$ rebelled against traditional song structures by eschewing a chorus in favor of one relentless three-minute verse. The reception was so positive (The cut... More
Posted one month ago
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Real Recognize Real: King Mez on Biggie’s Influence, Azizi Gibson & More

Sometimes it can feel like artists move through the world in their own bubble, orbiting around each other but never touching, especially in hip-hop when biting and copying is a cardinal sin. But the truth is, music isn't made... More
Posted 3 months ago
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King Mez - Can’t Let Go Artwork
Artist: King Mez
Though King Mez‘s latest street album, Long Live the King, dropped back in April, we still don’t have any visuals for the highly-acclaimed set. Today, the First in Flight State spitter rectifies that oversight,... More
Posted 4 months ago
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King Mez - Long Live the King Cover
Artist: King Mez
With past releases like My Everlasting Zeal and The King's Khrysis, King Mez has proven himself as one of the foremost emerging artists in North Carolina underground hip-hop. Now, the unsigned buzzmaker has returned with a... More
Posted 5 months ago
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King Mez - The Town Pt. 2 Artwork
Artist: King Mez
On The Town, a standout track off 2012’s My Everlasting Zeal LP, King Mez assured listeners that it was just a matter of time before he joined the ranks of hip-hop royalty: “I see that crown like it’s gotta be... More
Posted about 6 months ago
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King Mez - New Vinyl Artwork
Artist: King Mez
It’s been just three months since King Mez last dropped by the Booth but, in that short span of time, the Carolina mainstay has experienced some big changes in the professional arena. Most notably, he inked a publishing... More
Posted one year ago
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King Mez - Exordium Artwork
Artist: King Mez
In classical rhetoric, the Latin word “Exordium” (literally “beginning”) refers to the introductory part of an oration, in which the speaker lays the foundation for the argument to come. While King Mez’... More
Posted one year ago
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King Mez - Monte Carlo Artwork
Artist: King Mez
Son….I love it when things come full circle. Back in 2010, I had the pleasure to witness a man-child spit well-grown thoughts all over the mic at Ruckus Pizza in Raleigh, NC. He was King Mez then and he’s even... More
Posted one year ago
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Big Whiskey ft. Teknique, King Mez & Shane Eli - Black Out Artwork
Featuring: King Mez | Shane Eli
When you come to consciousness somewhere other than your bed, without any memory of what you did to get there, odds are the answer’s not going to be anything good. Booth newcomer Big Whiskey is the exception to the... More
Posted one year ago
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MAHD ft. King Mez - COCAINE Artwork
Artist: MAHD
Featuring: King Mez
Song: COCAINE
Just how powerful is the product MAHD‘s pushing? Well, the fact that the Motown-repping newcomer feels compelled to puts its name in all-caps should give you a little idea. But don’t take my word for it—sample... More
Posted one year ago
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J.Good ft. King Mez - Grand Finale Artwork
Artist: J.Good
Featuring: King Mez
J.Good is such a hard act to follow, that most acts would be better off not even trying—even when he’s the opening act, he sounds like the Grand Finale. Don’t believe me? Just take a listen to his latest song... More
Posted about 2 years ago
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Big SANT ft. Phonte, Tito Lopez & King Mez - Rap Ni**a Artwork
Artist: Big SANT
Featuring: Phonte | Tito Lopez | King Mez
Album: MFxOG
Today, in 2012, the idea that real rap only comes from north of the Mason-Dixon line is so quaint as to be hilarious. Thus, Big SANT could rightfully be accused of beating a dead horse on his latest single. On the other hand,... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Featuring: King Mez
What’s the only thing better than one dope emcee? Two dopes emcees, and if there’s a world video premiere involved as well? All the better. For his new flick Shooting Down Stars, Zumo Kollie grabs a beat from... More
Posted 2 years ago
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The DJBooth & Tuff Tunezz Present: The Grassroots Effect

Providence, R.I. -- On Thursday, July 19, Tuff Tunezz and The DJBooth will come together to present The Grassroots Effect, a showcase featuring several of the hip-hop game's hottest emerging talents. Going down at Providence,... More
Posted 2 years ago