Washington (CNN) – KXNG Crooked says he doesn’t want to be the Nostradamus of hip-hop. The Long Beach rapper, whose real name is Dominick Wickliffe, released an album last week, which includes the song “Welcome to Planet X,” featuring Eminem, that takes place in an alternate reality — a nation led by a puppet master inspired
KXNG Crooked spews straight bars on his latest offering, “Welcome to Planet X,” off his forthcoming album Good Vs. Evil. Here, the Slaughterhouse member tackles society’s ills on top of an eerie beat alongside his Shady Records boss Eminem. “Taking place in an alternate reality, “Planet X” kicks off the concept of the entire album. Right away, Eminem provides
KXNG Crooked will be releasing a free EP titled “Valley of the KXNGS” on Soundcloud. Below is the official tracklist… 1. KXNG (Produced by Neero) 2. NEXT (Produced by Lavish) 3. SCRATCH (Produced by Claudio Audio) 4. SONG feat. K-Young (Produced by Lavish) 5. EXPERIMENT (Produced by Lavish) 6. FUN
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KXNG CROOKED has found his purpose in helping the next generation of artists find their platform. What started as people asking to spit bars for him while he was grocery shopping has now turned into a program on BET, a competition called “One Shot.” He came up with the idea a while ago and just
KXNG CROOKED sees that we are in a time where music needs to serve as a voice of commentary about current events. He is taking matters into his own hands with the Good vs. Evil album, which the Slaughterhouse member announces exclusively through HipHopDX. “I feel like the project is much needed,” KXNG CROOKED says in
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KXNG CROOKED, Sway Calloway, DJ King Tech and SMH Records CEO Mike Smith have been traveling the United States hosting their One Shot rap contest. In a recent interview with AllHipHop, KXNG CROOKED shares that One Shot will air on television soon. “I’ve just been negotiating with different networks,” the Slaughterhouse rapper says. “Now I got a
The Statik KXNG album from Statik Selektah and KNXG Crooked is now available to stream via Spotify. The duo has also released a video for its “I Hear Voices” single. Statik Selektah is renown for his collaboration albums that give the artist a bit of that boom-bap and KXNG Crooked is renown for bodying the
KXNG CROOKED released a single called “Gift Rap” yesterday (December 23) in which he addresses the rumors claiming Slaughterhouse broke up. “Well they asked me did Eminem drop Slaughterhouse,” KXNG CROOKED raps. “Did y’all break up since Joe Budden released ‘Slaughtermouse?‘” The track repurposes the Just Blaze beat used by Jay Z in “Dear Summer.”
KXNG CROOKED shares his thoughts on Royce Da 5’9’s tweets about preparing to diss Joe Budden. The rapper, formerly known as Crooked I, is a member of the Rap groupSlaughterhouse along with Royce, Budden and Joel Ortiz. “If Em, Royce and Joe decide to go that route, I’m doing the Ice Cube and going full time
KXNG CROOKED says he felt manipulated when Benzino and The Source made claims thatEminem was a racist back in 2003. The magazine released a song featuring a pre-fame Eminem dissing Black girls. “When I was on Death Row Records, I was a fan of ‘Em and I was rolling through” New York, the artist formerly known as Crooked I