Big Sant - 'MFxOG' Mixtape | Free Download

Long time Big K.R.I.T. affiliate Big Sant has finally released his debut project MFxOG. Sant, who with K.R.I.T. makes up the duo The Alumni, has been raising his profile steadily since his appearance on K.R.I.T. Wuz Here in 2010, featuring on songs from Krizzle, Fiend and Smoke DZA among others, despite having rapped since many years before. Read more

Machine Gun Kelly f/ Fitts - "Stereo" | Music Video

Machine Gun Kelly's debut album Lace Up is only weeks away from release and he's making most of the little time he has left to promote it. Following the video for "Her Song," which comprised largely of tour footage, MGK steps it up a gear with a bigger production for the video release of "Stereo" with the help of a feature from Alex Fitts of The Kickdrums. Read more

A$AP Rocky on 'Ridin' leak: "Whoever Did That F*ck You and Suck My D*ck" [Video]

Last week, when they weren't romancing on screen for the exquisite "National Anthem" music video, A$AP Rocky and Lana Del Rey brought us a new audio treat with "Ridin'". The track, which was originally previewed back in April and was scheduled to land on The KickDrums' Follow The Leaders mixtape (until eventually being saved for Rocky's debut LP) leaked, and left the Harlem rapper pretty pissed. The cut was unofficial and simply a "freestyle reference", he claimed.Read more

A$AP Rocky lashes out at The KickDrums over single leak: 'That 'Ridin' song is not official' | Music News

This week was looking like a good one for A$AP Rocky after he featured in Lana Del Rey's amazing video for "National Anthem" and gave us "Ridin'," the second single from his debut album. But Rocky's sweet week soon turned sour. The Harlem MC took to Twitter last night to vent his frustration over his single's premature release, saying that what was leaked was just a reference track, not the final product. Read more

The KickDrums f/ Casey Veggies - 'Thieves In The Choir' | Music Video

Taken from their latest genre-crossing, multi-collaborative mixtape Follow The Leaders, The KickDrums - the duo comprised of Alex Fitts and producer Matt Penttila - send the Casey Veggies-assisted opening cut "Thieves In The Choir" through the visual transition today. Much like the soundbed itself, director High Rez gives the clip a very '60s feel, warping Fitts and a ski mask-clad Veggies in a multi-coloured kaleidoscopic trip. The musical creativity is definitely matched on screen here.Read more

The KickDrums explain why A$AP Rocky/Lana Del Rey collaboration was pulled | Music News

Monday was doubtless one of the internet's craziest days (musically, speaking - those memes are always keeping the place stirring). Not only did Saint Nick arrive early with Kendrick Lamar and Dr. Dre's "The Recipe", but he slipped a preview of A$AP Rocky and Lana Del Rey's "Ridin'" collaboration under the tree, too. And like many Christmases (namely the exact moment you open the present from your Grandma), things ended in disappointment. Read more

The Kickdrums - Follow The Leaders [Mixtape] | Stream x Free Download

After giving us a sneak peek at their collaborative cut "Ridin" featuring Lana Del Rey & A$AP Rocky, which has now been pulled from the Mixtape)...

Cleveland Ohio repping duo The KickDrums, comprised of producer/singer/songwriter Alex Fitts (Fitts) and dj/producer Matt Penttila (Tilla), deliver their Follow The Leaders mixtape. Stream and download after the jump.Read more

The KickDrums f/ A$AP Rocky x Lana Del Rey - "Ridin'" (Preview) [Video]

Lana Del Rey is getting the internet aroused - more so than usual. Following what looks to be a Lana Del Rey-Tyler, The Creator collaboration in the works, the NYC-born singer/songwriter commits to another surprising partnership, this time with Harlem's hip-hop hypebeast A$AP Rocky.Read more

The Kickdrums ft. Rockie Fresh & DZ Deathrays – "Want My Blood" | New Music

Indie/Alternative/Hop Hop/Simply Awesome outfit The Kickdrums, aka producer-vocalist Fitts and DJ Tilla, are probably your favourite band you've never heard of right now. The Brooklyn-by-way-of-Cleveland duo have such a refined and polished product that Kid Cudi, RZA and Linkin Park have offered their mighty fistpumps to the pair. The dap doesn't look to dry out anytime soon, as their Follow The Leaders mixtape is set to arrive soon, and is set to showcase more infectious, genre-blending audio.Read more

The Kickdrums - "Traces" | New Music

Here comes yet another great number from the band known as The Kickdrums. If the name sounds familiar, you'll probably remember their rather dope The Ghosts mixtape that we put you on a few months back, which was shortly followed up by the Meet Your Ghost album.Read more

The Kickdrums – The Ghost (Mixtape) | Free Download

In preparation for the June 28th release of their Last Gang Records-distributed debut album,  Meet Your Ghost, production-outfit The Kickdrums have put together and released an all new mixtape. The Ghost Mixtape, features some tracks off of their retail upcoming release along with a bunch of tracks and remixes that were left on the cutting room floor, with guest appearances from The Rza, Freddie Gibbs, U-N-I, The Kid Daytona and more.

Meet Your Ghost can be streamed and downloaded after the jump,Read more

The Kid Daytona ft. Freddie Gibbs & Alex (of the Kickdrums) – "Take Aim" | Music Video

Here's the Derek Pike-directed visuals shot on location in New York City's Lower East Side to accompany The Kid Daytona's latest single,"Take Aim... Bang!" - which is produced by Cook Classics and features Freddie Gibbs and Alex Fitts, one half of the Kickdrums, and is off of Daytona's latest mixtape The Interlude. Watch the video below.Read more