With Tech N9ne’s recent Bad Season mixtape, Kutt Calhoun delivers another scene-stealing performance with verses on the three tracks he was able to appear on. Despite only being able to appear on such a limited number due to his absence during the making of the mixtape, Kutt’s bars on “Livin’ Like I’m Dyin’”, “Sex To The Beat”, and “Down For The Block” are sure to make their mark on listeners fresh to the sound of the Strange Music MC. I sat down with Kutt and discussed his thoughts on the Bad Season mixtape, even asking him if he thought it was made in his absence because of his scene-stealing tenencies. Kutt also addresses the different appeal he has than Tech N9ne and Krizz Kaliko, stressing that he feels he needs to work harder than his counterparts at the label in order to reach his target audience. Continue reading
Straight from Bad Season, “Livin Like I’m Dyin” features Tech N9ne, Kutt Calhoun, Krizz Kaliko, and the CES CRU (Ubiquitous and Godemis). The funky, sample-heavy track bangs with an over-the-top bass line. Produced by the Haitian Super Heroes (Whoo Kid and Red Spyda), the beat gives the MCs a perfect canvas for their positive vibes. “Livin Like I’m Dyin” finds each MC partying to the fullest and reminiscing on their accomplishments as they anticipate their last day.
Before the holiday weekend we were able to sit down with Kutt Calhoun and get his thoughts on the holidays. Kutt reminisces about his favorite Christmas present, lets us know what he’ll be drinking on New Year’s eve, and signs off with a very special holiday message for all the fans. Listen to below to hear Kutt Calhoun wish you Happy Holidays.
Bad Season is upon us! Tech N9ne’s first ever mixtape is now available for free download on XXLmag.com and so far the response has been overwhelming. Make sure you download your copy today which features Kutt Calhoun stealing the scene whenever possible on tracks like “Sex To The Beat”, “Livin’ Like I’m Dyin’”, and “Down For The Block.” Kutt Calhoun sounds hungrier than ever and forms a perfect merger between raw emotion and flow mastery. For fans of Kutt Calhoun (and great music), Bad Season is a must get.
Click here to download your free copy of Bad Season today.
Kutt Calhoun has been a busy man. After a well-deserved vacation, Kutt is back on the grind, dropping verses for two upcoming mixtapes of his own and also adding his lyrical dexterity to the tracks on Tech N9ne’s Bad Season mixtape. We talked to Kutt about the incredible mixtape plan he has in store for 2011.
XXL Magazine has dropped yet another single from the highly anticipated Bad Season mixtape. “Sex To The Beat” features Tech N9ne, Kutt Calhoun, Bizzy, and Krizz Kaliko ripping into a Cookin Soul production that sounds like it came straight from the Dirty South. This is the first track leaked from Bad Season that features Kutt Calhoun. As always, Kutt takes the guest feature and runs with it, flowing at a rapid melodic pace. Bloody Kutty steps into his comfort zone over the familiar subject matter in a show-stealing cameo. “Sex To The Beat” has already generated a considerable amount of buzz for Kutt Calhoun, with the support showing up in the comments section on XXLMAG.com:
“kut kills this songs ”
“THIS STRANGE MUSIC SHIT GETS STRONGER EVERY FUCKIN DAY !!!!!!! Kutt Kalhoun tore this shit up can’t wait to wake my neighbors up to this shit!!!!”
Click here to listen to the track. Be sure to leave your thoughts on “Sex To The Beat” in the comments, and remember to check out Bad Season on December 23.
Looks like Kutt Calhoun came correct on Tech N9ne’s upcoming Bad Season mixtape. Surprise? Not to fans of the Kansas City Chief, which now includes DJ Whoo Kid. The mixtape DJ took time to drop some love for Kutt on his Twitter, and said the following:
However the props didn’t stop there, as DJ Whoo Kid popped up later to comment on Kutt’s latest album Raw and Un-Kutt:
Kutt will appear on three tracks on the upcoming Bad Season mixtape, set to drop on Christmas day.
Still undecided about how to spend your New Year’s Eve? What better way to ring in the new year than with Strange Music’s own Kutt Calhoun? The Kansas City Chief will be performing an exclusive solo set on December 31. Fans can spend their night with Kutt Calhoun and Strange Music affiliates: Nesto The Owner, Dalima, and BG Bulletwound. The festivities will be in effect at Damage Control Bar in Independence, MO.
Don’t miss out on this one night only event. Click here for details and ticket information.
The official video for Young Ghost’s “In My Hood” has been released, and it should be no surprise that Kutt Calhoun has destroyed another guest feature. The video, directed by Nathan Letteer, also features Bridge B, and special cameos by Liquid Assassin and Black Pegasus. The track features production laced with something reminiscent of the G-Funk era, and takes listeners to the place these MC’s call home. Once again, Kutt demonstrates his showstopping skills on guest verses.
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