Mixtape Monday: J Period x J Dilla Debut, Prince Paul + More

Mixtape Monday: J Period x J Dilla Exclusive Premiere, King Mono Afrobeat, Prince Paul + More!

King Mono Afrobeat Mixtape Cover Art

And the Afrobeat goes on. King Mono and Tummy Touch Music A&R Tim Love Lee In a classic “battle mixtape,” Lee and the Mono boys go back and forth throwing modern hip-hop, loads of throwback African tracks and just about everything else back and forth, creating a mix that’s grounded in the classic Nigerian sound but loaded with vocals from different decades and continents. Fela Kuti, Run the Jewels, Van Halen (!) and more. When DJs compete–you win.


Little Shalimar – “Lady”
Smoota – “Comb Away the Tangles”
Run the Jewels – “Get It”
Chin Chin – “Stay (J Boogie Remix)”
Fela Kuti – “Fefe Na Efe”
Antibalas – “Dirt and Blood”
Van Halen v King Mono – “Corriendo Con El Diablo”
Steve Arrington – “Nobody Can Be You”
Chin Chin – “Go There With You”
Antipop Consortium – “Ghost Lawns”
EL-P – “Drones Over Brooklyn”
Run the Jewels – “Job Well Done”
King Mono – “Big Bass Drum”
King Mono feat Tiombe Lockhart – “Tiger Tiger (OK Tiger)”
Reverend Vince Anderson – “Water Into Wine”
Chico Hamilton – “The Dealer”
Biggie Smalls v King Mono – “Can I Get Wit Cha”

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