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Bitch I Look Good

HBK’s Kool John and P-Lo Perfect Selfies in “Bitch I Look Good”

FADER PREMIERE We premiered Kool John’s “Bitch I Look Good” a few weeks back, and here we’re serving the visual treatment for the stunting anthem. Kool John and producer P-Lo goof around in matching outfits, … read more »

POSTED July 24, 2014 1:14PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,
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Kool John & P-Lo Beam with Confidence on “Bitch I Look Good”

Rappers can be vain creatures, but vanity has its perks. At least HBK members Kool John and P-Lo seem to think so on “Bitch I Look Good.” Kool John starts the song saying Make her … read more »

POSTED July 11, 2014 5:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Video: P-Lo f. Kool John & Skipper, “Can’t Tell Me Nothin”

Today HBK Gang founding member P-Lo shared a video for MBMGC2 opener — which he aptly calls a “slapping out the gate” track — “Can’t Tell Me Nothin.” And as with most things HBK, it’s … read more »

POSTED April 10, 2014 10:55PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , , ,

Stream: Kool John, “Bang Bang Bang!”

FADER PREMIERE For FADER’s 90th issue, Naomi Zeichner profiled the ascending, tight-knit Bay Area rap crew HBK Gang. Today, insider Kool John shared details of his debut album, Shmop City, which he named after the … read more »

POSTED February 20, 2014 1:50PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Footnotes: HBK Gang

From the magazine: ISSUE 90, Feb/March 2014 Bay Area hip-hop has long been driven by motivational rhymes, sunny party songs and hyperactive dances. Here, HBK Gang members Kool John, Rossi, Jay Ant and Skipper revisit … read more »

POSTED February 19, 2014 4:47PM IN FEATURES, MAGAZINE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , ,


Naomi Zeichner’s FADER feature on HBK Gang is chilling online in its entirety, and will be on newsstands soon, so their hometown team can post up with the print edition under bucket hats and Bay … read more »

POSTED February 18, 2014 3:22PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , ,

HBK Gang: Kind Buds

HBK Gang Protect and Promote the Bay’s Melting Pot Culture From the magazine: ISSUE 90, Feb/March 2014 Couples sip wine on the balcony of Oakland’s The New Parish as Iamsu! lumbers in. Standing six-foot three, … read more »

POSTED February 11, 2014 9:56AM IN FEATURES Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
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Video: Sage the Gemini f. Kool John, “College Drop”

Oakland’s Sage the Gemini, of irresistible yiking anthem “Gas Pedal” and breakthrough “Red Nose,” singles now certified platinum and gold respectively, shows off pretty impressive acting chops in the video for new single, “College Drop.” … read more »

POSTED January 8, 2014 5:33PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,

Video: Iamsu! f. Kool John, Jay Ant, Skipper and Kehlani, “Never Goin Broke”

Big dose of posi vibes for your Monday morning: New HBK Gang video, seemingly filmed at the fly new house member Sage The Gemini bought with all his well-earned Justin Bieber money. The song, the … read more »

POSTED January 6, 2014 12:51PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , ,

Stream: Young Juve f. Sage the Gemini and Juvenile, “Bitch I’m Rich”

Sage the Gemini, the Fairfield, CA rapper and producer who earned 50 million views and a major label deal for songs made in his bedroom this year, will release his debut LP with Republic in … read more »

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