Club records, hype records, and much else that is bring produced in hip-hop is all well in good but if you are looking for a track which dives into greater issues always look for Common. Once again Common has released a track which will have you thinking about what is going on in this “Kingdom” of ours.
The third track to be dropped from his upcoming album Nobody’s Smiling, “Kingdom” addresses a familiar topic for Common. Street violence has been an epidemic in Common’s home town of Chicago and while he hails from the West Coast, Vince Staples who provides the guest verse, has had his own experiences with violence in his “Kingdom”.
Listen to “Kingdom” below.