Last month El-P of the group Run The Jewels announced he and Killer Mike would be releasing the fourth installment of their “Run The Jewels” series on June 5th. Previously revealing the project would be free the artist also give back by deciding to release the project ahead of schedule.
Killer Mike an avid social activist along with El-P made the decision that with the current situation in our country they would give you something raw for your listening pleasure.
“F*ck it, why wait? The world is infested with bullshit so here’s something raw to listen to while you deal with it all. We hope it brings you some joy,” the pair said in a statement. “Stay safe and hopeful out there and thank you for giving 2 friends the chance to be heard and do what they love.”
Coming in at 11 tracks the album features appearances by 2 Chainz, Greg Nice, DJ Premier, Pharrell, Zack De La Rocha, Mavis Staples, and Josh Homme. Donations for the project are welcomed and the proceeds will benefit the National Lawyers Guild’s Mass Defense Committee (MDC), which is a network of lawyers, legal workers, and law students providing legal support for political activists, protestors, and movements for change.
Stream it below and pick up your digital copy via. Amazon Music.