Skip to main content

King Mez - Reign

DJBooth_logo2x
  • Artist: King Mez
  • Track: Reign
  • Producer: King Mez
  • Album: My Everlasting Zeal

In dozens of Booth-featured cuts, an exclusive freestyle and two mixtape releases (The King's Khrysis and The Paraplegics), it's never occurred to me to wonder what King Mez was supposed to be king of. I mean, it'd be sort of like asking where Dr. Dre got his PhD. Nonetheless, the North Carolina-repping reader fave has decided to indulge the smart-alecks on album leak Reign, offering an intelligent response to a facetious question. Flowing over his own slow-burning instrumental, built around the iconic harpsichord arpeggios from The Beatles' Because (off Abbey Road), the First in Flight State rhymesayer explains: “I just want that throne / It ain't gotta be the main one, long as don't nobody living got the same one.” While only time will tell whether jeweled crowns and ermine robes lie in Mez', this poetically introspective joint is certainly fit for royalty—or do I have it twisted? If you agree with my assessment, you can keep it locked to The DJBooth for the latest release details on the rising rap star's debut full-legth, My Everlasting Zeal.

Scroll to Continue

RECOMMENDED ARTICLES

World-Interview-Header--8-

French The Kid Is a Man of the People

UK-based rapper French The Kid may not be ordinary, but he is relatable. He breaks down his new project and ethos for Audiomack World.

BOTW-16x9--2-

5 New Songs You Need to Hear: Best of the Week

Press play on new songs by Simi, Kamaiyah, Ravyn Lenae, Bella Shmurda, and Unusual Demont.

am-world-roundup-16x9_519

5 New Albums You Need to Hear This Week

Press play on new albums from Kwaku DMC, Ravyn Lenae, ericdoa, Mahalia, and IDYL.

Related