Last year, Royce 5’9″ delivered an Album of the Year contender with Book of Ryan. To follow that, Royce delivers the exceptional “Field Negro” where he addresses America’s terrible history of slavery, the price of fame, Tory Lanez and so much more. It’s hard to deny Royce’s place as one of the finest lyricists of all time after another searing outing like this.
Royce 5’9″ drops the video for one of the most personal songs of his career with “Cocaine.” The visual treatment tells the true story of Royce’s father as he deals with addiction and decides to choose his family over the white powder.
Three of Slaughterhouse’s finest link up on the remix of “Timberlan’d Up” from Joell Ortiz and Apollo Brown’s forthcoming project Mona Lisa.
Straight off of the Joell Ortiz and Apollo Brown collaborative album Mona Lisa dropping in October comes the collaboration with Slaughterhouse brethren Royce 5’9″ as the duo trade bars on “Timbalan’d up.”
The summer may be coming to an end, but that doesn’t mean Royce 5’9″ can’t boast about having it on lock, right? The Detroit emcee recruits Fabolous, Pusha T and Jadakiss for the video to “Summer on Lock” from his stellar Book of Ryan album.
Royce 5’9″ teased that there was a collaboration with ScHoolBoy Q that was set for Book of Ryan but couldn’t get past sample clearances. Well, “Cut Throat” with the TDE emcee has been liberated for your listening pleasure. Enjoy it.
Detroit’s Chavis Chandler will drop One Winged Angel in June but delivers the Royce 5’9″ assisted “Hell & Back.”
Royce 5’9″ finally dropped his highly anticipated Book of Ryan today and it was well worth the wait as Ryan Montgomery delivers his most personal album to date. Book of Ryan tells some very personal stories about Royce that we never knew. One of the standout tracks is “Power” where he delivers a true life narrative about domestic abuse, fake Timberland boots and holidays that helped shape who he is. Listen to it now and make sure you cop that album.
Bars. You already know what to expect when Eminem and Royce 5’9″ are on the same song together. No matter what you thought about Eminem’s recent album, what he and Royce do together on “Caterpillar” is nothing short of extraordinarily dope.
Forever M.C. recruits Planet Asia, Royce 5’9″, Chino XL and Bronze Nazareth for the remix to “Assassin’s Creed.”