After acting at Coachella this previous weekend, it appears like El-P and Killer Mike at the moment are arduous at work on their subsequent Run The Jewels album. In a brand new interview with Consequence, Killer Mike revealed that he was not too long ago within the studio together with his partner-in-rhyme, the place they apparently planted the seeds of the follow-up to their 2021 album, RTJ4. “I say this with a smile and a wink — me and El-P had been within the studio collectively,” he stated. “We might have messed round and began Run the Jewels 5. So we’ll see what occurs.”
Nonetheless, he additionally stated that plans weren’t precisely solidified throughout that session. “I by no means know what I’m planning,” he admitted. “However what I do plan proper now is definitely finishing one of many biggest excursions ever in Run the Jewels and Rage In opposition to the Machine.” That tour was rescheduled after suspending a part of the tour as a result of ongoing pandemic (which, you understand, by no means truly ended). Coachella marked the duo’s return to the stage after acting at Atlanta’s Shaky Knees Competition in October and are planning to take the stage once more at Boston Calling after weekend two of Coachella.
Simply because they aren’t certain that their newest session will lead to a brand new RTJ album, although, Mike allowed that there would extra music from the duo sooner or later. “I might say search for Run the Jewels to pop up on some visitor appearances,” he stated. “I’ve finished some solo visitor appearances as nicely. So simply search for extra music to be popping out interval.”