New The Cool Kids Songs, Mixtapes & Videos


The Cool Kids Prophesize the Return of the Digital Wild West [Feature ]

The Cool Kids are one of those acts that, while I don’t turn to regularly in my day to day listening, hold a special place in my heart. 2008 was a weird time in life and in music, and the duo of Chuck Inglish and Mikey... Read More


The Cool Kids Return With an Edgier Sound on “Running Man” Single [Feature ]

When news broke this past July that The Cool Kids were reuniting, I was eager. We hadn’t truly heard from the duo in five years outside of reunion rumors and loose offerings “Computer School”... Read More


Chuck Inglish on The Cool Kids Break Up & Reunion: “It Wasn’t Fun for a While” [Feature ]

The first part of our interview with Chuck Inglish at the Audiomack Studios featured Chuck diving deep into some of today's most pressing issues, from the Black Lives Matter movement to equality and bullying. But... Read More


The Cool Kids Are Back Together, Here’s Why They Matter(ed) [Feature ]

Last night big news broke on Twitter. Chuck Inglish and Sir Michael Rocks, long known as The Cool Kids, were reuniting after five years apart, and eight years after they first really broke onto the scene.  I... Read More


Blended Babies - On My Own ft. The Cool Kids & Lorine Chia [Stream]

It’s safe to say I’m not On My Own when it comes to appreciating back-to-back releases from the vaults of production team Blended Babies. After being generous enough to liberate last week’s reader-approved... Read More


Father ft. The Cool Kids - Look At Wrist (The Cool Kids Remix) [Stream]

It’s been seven years since The Cool Kids made their first appearance in The DJBooth, hip-hop in 2007 was a very different terrain. Soulja Boy was Superman, DJ Drama was arrested for “selling mixtapes,” Pimp... Read More


The Cool Kids - Computer School [Stream]

In The Kings of Comedy, Steve Harvey doubts an audience member by the name of Boogie when he claims to make a living by attending “Computer School.” But, as Odd Future would say… you know the rest. Chuck Inglish and... Read More


Rapsody ft. Mac Miller & The Cool Kids - Round Table Discussion [Stream]

From its inception, hip-hop has been all about edutainment—thus, listeners shouldn’t be surprised to see that Rapsody‘s borrowed the academic format of the Round Table Dicussion for her latest feature, single... Read More


The Cool Kids - When Fish Ride Bicycles [Album]

When the New England Patriots drafted Tom Brady in the sixth round of the 2000 NFL draft there weren’t many who thought he was destined for greatness, probably not even Brady himself. But he was lucky. Instead of being fed... Read Full Review


The Cool Kids ft. Asher Roth, Chip Tha Ripper & Boldy James - Roll Call [Stream]

With their Green Label Sound-distributed debut album out today, The Cool Kids give fans one last taste of what to expect from the project with Roll Call. Last week’s pit stop at the Gas Station seemed to re-fuel the... Read More


The Cool Kids ft. Bun B - Gas Station [Stream]

We’ve already come a long way with The Cool Kids as they prepare to (finally) release their debut album. In February, it was still chilly enough for group members Chuck Inglish and Mikey Rocks to Bundle Up, a far cry from... Read More


The Cool Kids ft. Mayer Hawthorne - Swimsuits [Stream]

Though it’s been one hell of a wait, it’s looking like fans of The Cool Kids can expect an album before school’s back in session. Any LP dropping during the months of June, July or August is practically... Read More


The Cool Kids - Bundle Up [Stream]

When The Cool Kids first broke onto DJBooth’s pages, way back in 2007 with Black Mags if you can believe it, it seemed like only a matter of minutes until we were hit with their debut album. Three years and a long string of... Read More


Pulled Over By the Cops ft. Nate Santos - Authority [Stream & Download]

When the meeting between Chip Tha Ripper, The Cool Kids and Freddie Gibbs first happened (on Oil Money), I’m positive they all decided the name for their supergroup should be something that aggravates everyone. Thus, Pulled... Read More


Lupe Fiasco ft. All City Chess Club - I’m Beamin’ (Remix) [Stream]

As Mohandas Gandhi once said, “A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history finally get Lasers a freaking release date.” Having won, with the help of... Read More


Travis Barker ft. The Cool Kids - Jump Down [Stream & Download]

If you weren’t a homeroom lounging, milk carton drinking middle schooler ten years ago, then you don’t know how big Blink-182 was at the turn of the century. They were the answer to boy bands and girl pop before Eminem... Read More


The Cool Kids - Freak City [Stream]

First off, I hope you had a happy Memorial Day. (You remembered the real reason we were all celebrating, right? Respect to everyone who’s served and is serving.) But if you were stuck inside due to some seriously terrible... Read More


The Cool Kids ft. Boldy James - Tires [Stream]

After exploding onto the scene in 2008, 2009 was a relatively quiet year for Chicago hip-hop innovators The Cool Kids, largely because they spent most of it working on their still-delayed album. But that doesn’t mean Chuck... Read More


The Bloody Beetroots ft. The Cool Kids - Awesome [Stream]

If you listen to one track by a masked, Italian production duo named after part of a vegetable today, let it be this one.  On the lone single off their Romboarama LP, The Bloody Beetroots join forces with two of the... Read More


FSD x Timbuck2 x The Cool Kids - The Fake Shore Drive Mixtape [Feature ]

Chicago IL -- Andrew Barber of Chi-town hip-hop blog Fake Shore Drive has teamed up with DJ Timbuck2 and a pair of local hipster-hop icons for The Fake Shore Drive Mixtape, a street release showcasing all the Windy City's... Read More


The Cool Kids “Gone Fishing” with Don Cannon on New Mixtape [Download] [Feature ]

Chicago, IL -- In anticipation of the late-summer release of their debut studio album, When Fish Ride Bicyles, Chuck Inglish and Mikey Rocks of The Cool Kids have teamed up with producer/DJ Don Cannon to drop the official... Read More


The Cool Kids - Champions [Stream]

After two years and plenty of buzz built among the “new old school” crowd, The Cool Kids are finally ready to drop their official debut album, When Fish Ride Bicycles (due out in late summer).  On the official... Read More


Kenna ft. The Cool Kids - Loose Wires (Remix) [Stream]

Though his two albums to date, New Sacred Cow and Make Sure They See My Face, were warmly received by the electro-pop and urban alternative communities, Ethiopian-American musician Kenna is hoping to get the widespread... Read More


DJBooth Speaks with The Cool Kids, Brook Lopez, Before Bounce Tour Kickoff [Exclusive] [Feature ]

Chicago, IL -- This week, co-headliners Q-Tip and The Cool Kids will kick off the 4th Annual 2K Sports Bounce Tour. The event, which the popular video game manufacturer describes as a “convergence of music, sports and... Read More


The Cool Kids call upon Ray Tintori for their Green Label Sound “Delivery Man” Video [Feature ]

Chicago, IL-- Green Label Sound who previously dropped The Cool Kids' "Delivery Man" as a free online exclusive, has now released a video for the single. Up-and-coming director Ray Tintori, notable for his work with MGMT,... Read More


The Cool Kids - If It Rocks, Let It Knock [Stream]

With their popularity soaring to new heights, Chicago hip-hop duo The Cool Kids won’t stop sticking their hands in the cookie jar anytime soon.  In the past twelve months alone Mikey Rocks and Chuck Inglish have... Read More


The Cool Kids - Delivery Man [Stream]

Believe it or not, soft drink companies are buying into the music business.  Mountain Dew has spearheaded the “free music download” concept, establishing a unique roster of up-and-coming artists who will release... Read More


The Cool Kids - Dinner Time [Stream]

Since The Cool Kids’ debut single, Black Mags, was featured inside our DJ Booth last July, the Chicago duo has been making one huge move after another.  After making it to #1 on our Rap charts (the first and only... Read More


The Cool Kids - The Bake Sale EP [Album]

You’d be hard pressed to find a more hyped group in hip-hop than The Cool Kids. In just a couple years the Chicago natives have become underground darlings because of the originality of their sparse beats and cereal loving... Read Full Review


The Cool Kids - What Up Man [Stream]

The Cool Kids are back with a swaggerific, speaker-busting, self-produced track off of their new EP, The Bake Sale (available today).  DJBooth readers were first introduced to the Midwest’s Mikey Rocks and Chuck... Read More


The Cool Kids - Miami Beach [Stream]

To celebrate the upcoming release of their much-anticipated debut EP The Bake Sale, Chicago’s very own hipster duo The Cool Kids are hosting a party on Miami Beach.  If there’s one thing that Chuck Inglish... Read More


Kidz In The Hall ft. Bun B, Pusha T & The Cool Kids - Drivin Down The Block (Remix) [Stream]

Drivin Down the Block, the new single from Kidz In The Hall, continues to garner a strong underground buzz and lucky for you the album’s remixed version has arrived.  While producer Double-O’s original beat... Read More


Janelle Monáe, Wale, Cool Kids & More Support Darfur Now College Tour [Feature ]

Los Angeles, CA -- STAND and Participant Media are proud to sponsor a nationwide tour of the critically acclaimed new documentary, Darfur Now, which will be available on DVD May 27th. Schools around the country, chosen for... Read More


The Cool Kids [Album]

Editorial note: This review was originally titled "The Totally Flossed Out EP," but shortly after posting it I received the following message from The Cool Kids: "YO.. Thats not our album.. whoever told u it was... was... Read Full Review


The Cool Kids - Black Mags [Stream]

Coming straight from Illinois are underground rap duo, The Cool Kids.  The group (consisting of Chuck Inglish and Mikey Rocks) take an unusual stance towards hip-hop, as they state they are fans first and artists... Read More