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From The Archives: Killer Mike, “New Breed” [Originally Published July 2003]

Last week, Killer Mike and El-P unleashed the first collaboration "Get It" off their upcoming collaborative project Run The Jewels. Although this isn't the first time that the two MCs have linked up - that would be last year's stellar R.A.P. Music - Mike's career trajectory has been interesting to say the least. Now, XXL looks back to one of its earliest interviews with Killer Mike from ten years ago in July 2003 when he released his debut album Monster. His biggest hit to date is about the pleasures of flesh, but Killer Mike's story is much deep than that. With more ghetto tales than ...

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