KXNG Crooked’s #AlternativeFacts is inspired by President Donald Trump’s Press Secretary, Kellyanne Conway, falsely spreading misinformation about how many people actually attended Trump’s inauguration. Kellyanne Conway, AKA the “Counselor to the President” stated that they were giving “Alternative Facts” regarding the crowd size. In laymen’s terms, “Alternative Facts” = Lie. So, just as he did on his recent solo album, Good Vs Evil, Crooked went into the studio to shed light and truth; letting everyone know you don’t have to lie to kick it, just give
Sometimes I speak and I feel like it ain't my words Like I'm just a vessel channeling inside of this universe I feel my ancestors arrested inside of me It's like they want me to shoot my chance and change society But how do I go about it? Tell me where I start? My destiny rerouted when I chose to follow heart You told to follow suit, but tell me what it do for you? Except weigh you down, now you trapped inside the cubicle they built for us The first step in the change is to take notice...
The first single “Miranda” features an introduction from actor/activist Jesse Williams, with rappers Rhymefest & Xzibit posing provocative questions about the state of our nation over a J.PERIOD-produced beat. “We’re pointing fingers at each other and we’re missing the point…” Rhymefest begins. Unity, not division, is the solution for what ails our country—a fitting message in honor of what would have been Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s 88th birthday earlier this week.
Parts 1 &2, produced by Nottz & Knox of the Olympicks respectively. Video produced by Guerilla press. Addressing the extreme undercurrent of racism prevalent in the Republican party and the recent 2016 Presidential election of Donald Trump.
“Life or Death” is the second release from “Magnificent Brilliance”. The upcoming collaborative project by Ekundayo the Mountenliun and Spittzwell. On this excursion sheer brutality is displayed in sound and word. The production is hard and straight to the point, the lyrics match its raw intensity. Life or Death, the choice is yours. Choose life.