Posts tagged "killer mike"

Killer Mike Discussed Rap and Race Relations on ‘The Tavis Smiley Show’

Killer Mike, known for his rapping in Run the Jewels and his eloquent writing and speeches on race in America, made an appearance on PBS' The…
By: James Grebey / July 1, 2015

Killer Mike Calls the Confederate Flag a Symbol of ‘Traitors and Losers’ in New Essay

Killer Mike has spoken bluntly on race issues many times in the recent past (he recently appeared on the Nightly Show and Real Time With…
By: Rachel Brodsky / June 24, 2015

Watch Killer Mike Discuss the Rachel Dolezal Situation on ‘The Nightly Show’

He may not technically be eligible to run for Georgia state representative, but Killer Mike is fully equipped to appear on Comedy Central's Nightly Show, which he…
By: Rachel Brodsky / June 16, 2015

Run the Jewels’ Killer Mike Wants Your Vote in Tomorrow’s Special Georgia Election

Update: It would seem that this isn't the beginning of Killer Mike's political career after all. In a new Instagram video, the rapper explained that he can't actually run for…
By: Brennan Carley / June 15, 2015

Watch Killer Mike’s Brilliant ‘Bill Maher’ Segment

Killer Mike has never shied away from sharing his opinion on politically sensitive subjects: Last year, the Run the Jewels rapper publicly protested the highly…
By: Rachel Brodsky / May 16, 2015

Killer Mike Pens Powerful Op-Ed About Baltimore Riots

Killer Mike has spoken up about race relations before — both verbally and in the Washington Post — and now, in light of this week's Baltimore riots, the…
By: Rachel Brodsky / May 1, 2015

Killer Mike Invited to White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Killer Mike has been invited to Washington D.C. for the White House Press Correspondents' Dinner. The Run the Jewels rapper, who has been very outspoke…
By: James Grebey / April 23, 2015

Killer Mike Celebrated His Birthday by Dropping the ‘Ric Flair’ Music Video

In celebration of his birthday, which conveniently fell on 4/20, Killer Mike revealed a video for "Ric Flair," a track from his 2011 disc, Pl3dge. Directed…
By: Rachel Brodsky / April 21, 2015

Killer Mike and MNDR ‘Lock & Load’ Together for ‘Grand Theft Auto V’ Single

MNDR teamed up with Killer Mike for a new song off of an upcoming album inspired by Grand Theft Auto V (hopefully El-P isn't jealous).
By: James Grebey / April 2, 2015

Run the Jewels Just Released the Most Powerful Music Video of the Year

Killer Mike and El-P have been very outspoken about police brutality and race relations in public and in their work, especially since the events in Ferguson,…
By: James Grebey / March 26, 2015
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