Run The Jewels’ Blitzing Single Hits The Eyes As Hard As The Ears (Video)
Run The Jewels’ RTJ2 could be heard on the horizons before it arrived in October. The free Mass Appeal Records album (also available for purchase) rung in from the mountains with cacophonous second single, “Oh My Darling Don’t Cry.” Killer Mike and El-P’s decimation of “F-boys” got real with dazzling wordplay, swollen egos, and ear-drum popping bass, care of El, and Police Academy franchise star Michael Winslow.
For the video, lights, colors, and melting effects complement the jarring song wonderfully. It’s all business and not for play as Bigga and Producto look into the lens and make a case for why they’re topping the 2014 year-end lists: