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Maxo Kream

About

Emekwanem Ogugua Biosah Jr. (born March 29, 1990), known professionally as Maxo Kream, is an American rapper from Houston, Texas. His debut album Punken was released in 2018, and the follow-up and major label debut, Brandon Banks, was released in 2019.Maxo Kream is known for his honest lyricism, speaking to his past life living in poor neighborhoods within Houston, Texas. He is a member of the Forum Park "Murda Blocc" Crips.Maxo Kream's older brother, KCG Josh, is also a rapper.

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July 27, 2022

Listen to Maxo Kream's 'Weight of the World (Deluxe)' f/ Babyface Ray, Benny the Butcher, and More

Maxo Kream has just unleashed the deluxe version of his 2021 album 'Weight of the World' with new features from Babyface Ray, Benny the Butcher, and more.

www.complex.com

July 27, 2022

On ‘Football Heads,’ Maxo Kream Flows Like a Boulder Chasing You in ‘Mario Kart’

The Houston rapper has joined forces with Benny the Butcher. The result is a hypnotic banger — and a Song You Need to Know

www.rollingstone.com

July 15, 2022

The Best New Music This Week: Joey Badass, Steve Lacy, Latto, and More

Complex's best music of the week includes songs from Joey Badass, Latto, Steve Lacy, Sheff G, DJ Premier, Coir Leray, 2KBaby, Maxo Kream, and more.

www.complex.com

July 15, 2022

Maxo Kream Enlists Benny the Butcher for New Song and Video "Football Heads"

Ahead of the release of the deluxe edition of his album 'Weight of the World,' Maxo Kream taps Benny the Butcher for his new track "Football Heads."

www.complex.com

June 15, 2022

Powers Pleasant Links With Bas, Maxo Kream, Kenny Mason, and Erick the Architect for New Song and Video "Overseas"

Producer and DJ Powers Pleasant has connected with Maxo Kream, Bas, Kenny Mason, and Erick the Architect for “Overseas" that also arrives with a music video.

www.complex.com

October 25, 2021

R&B/Hip-Hop Fresh Picks of the Week: Maxo Kream, Dijon, Cozz & More

Listen to 10 new must-hear songs from emerging hip-hop and R&B artists like Maxo Kream, Dijon and Cozz, all released within the last week.

www.billboard.com

October 21, 2021

Maxo Kream Confronted Pain and Grief to Make His New Album ‘Weight of the World’

Rapper discusses his new LP, intergenerational trauma, and his patient rise to stardom

www.rollingstone.com

October 20, 2021

SXSW 2022 Announces Initial Artist Lineup

The Austin festival’s in-person return will feature Maxo Kream, Aeon Station, Duma, Ezra Furman, Claire Rousay, Horsegirl, and more

pitchfork.com

October 19, 2021

Maxo Kream Shares New Video for “CRIPSTIAN”: Watch

The latest single from his new LP Weight of the World

pitchfork.com

October 19, 2021

Maxo Kream's First Job, Being an Animal Nerd and More

Read the exclusive interview. Continue reading…

www.xxlmag.com

October 19, 2021

Maxo Kream Explores Alternate Realities in ‘Cripstian’ Video

Houston rapper's song appears on new album Weight of the World

www.rollingstone.com

October 19, 2021

Maxo Kream Talks Carrying the Load Through the Highs and Lows With New Album ‘Weight of the World’

Billboard connects with Kream to discuss the new album, touring with Chief Keef in 2014, and how “Oh Wow...Swerve” on 'Revenge Of The Dreamers 3' came together.

www.billboard.com

October 19, 2021

‘The First Time’: Maxo Kream Talks Choking at His First Show, Getting Slapped, and DJ Screw

Plus, the Houston rapper recounts his first time meeting collaborator Tyler, the Creator

www.rollingstone.com

October 13, 2021

Maxo Kream Announces New Album Release Date, Shares Video for New Song “Greener Knots”: Watch

The Houston rapper’s Weight of the World is out October 18

pitchfork.com

September 9, 2021

Pitchfork Music Festival 2021 Livestream: Angel Olsen, Jamila Woods, Waxahatchee, and More

Also stream sets from Faye Webster, Ty Segall & Freedom Band, the Weather Station, Maxo Kream, and more

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September 8, 2021

Maxo Kream and Tyler, the Creator Ball Out on “Big Persona”

After chronicling his past in grueling detail, the Houston rapper’s latest single extols the virtues of self-made security.

pitchfork.com

September 8, 2021

Pitchfork Music Festival Takeover Coming to Vans Channel 66

Featuring Caroline Polachek, Black Midi, Maxo Kream, KeiyaA, Special Interest, RP Boo, and more

pitchfork.com

September 7, 2021

Tyler, the Creator joins Maxo Kream for new song collaboration ‘Big Persona’

The song precedes Kream's new album, 'Weight Of The World' The post Tyler, the Creator joins Maxo Kream for new song collaboration ‘Big Persona’ appeared first on NME.

www.nme.com

September 7, 2021

Maxo Kream and Tyler, the Creator Trade Grown-Man Flexes on ‘Big Persona’

The two rappers aren’t as unlikely partners as it might look

www.rollingstone.com

September 7, 2021

Maxo Kream Links Up With Tyler, the Creator for New Song ‘Big Persona’

Track will appear on the Houston rapper's upcoming album, Weight of the World

www.rollingstone.com

September 7, 2021

Maxo Kream and Tyler, the Creator Share Video for New Song “Big Persona”: Watch

The Houston rapper has also announced that he’ll release the new album Weight of the World in October

pitchfork.com

August 13, 2021

Wale Taps Maxo Kream for New Song “Down South”: Listen

Harry Fraud produced the single, which samples Mike Jones’ “Still Tippin’”

pitchfork.com

July 30, 2021

Maxo Kream Shares Video for New Song “Local Joker”: Watch

The Houston rapper’s first solo single in almost two years

pitchfork.com

Discs

Safehouse (Remix)

September 21, 2022

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WEIGHT OF THE WORLD (Deluxe)

July 27, 2022

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THE VISION (feat. Anderson .Paak)

July 20, 2022

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FOOTBALL HEADS (feat. Benny The Butcher)

July 15, 2022

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Loot feat. Maxo Kream

June 30, 2022

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Overseas

June 15, 2022

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JIGGA DAME

May 18, 2022

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Throw'd As It Gets (Remix)[Feat. Maxo Kream]

April 15, 2022

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WEIGHT OF THE WORLD

October 18, 2021

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GREENER KNOTS

October 13, 2021

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BIG PERSONA (feat. Tyler, The Creator)

September 7, 2021

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Down South (feat. Yella Beezy & Maxo Kream)

August 13, 2021

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LOCAL JOKER

July 30, 2021

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Shiesty (feat. Maxo Kream)

May 14, 2021

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Made Me Everything Pt. 2 (feat. Maxo Kream)

December 17, 2020

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Balenci and Dickies

November 20, 2020

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Dropout (with Maxo Kream) [Swanky Tunes Remix]

July 24, 2020

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Dropout (with Maxo Kream)

May 8, 2020

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Brandon Banks

July 19, 2019

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Drizzy Draco - A COLORS SHOW

July 17, 2019

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She Live (feat. Megan Thee Stallion)

May 10, 2019

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Still

May 3, 2019

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Meet Again

January 25, 2019

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Punken

January 12, 2018

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Jugg Mane

December 8, 2017

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Bussdown

November 15, 2017

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5200

August 25, 2017

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Grannies

January 24, 2017

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The Persona Tape

June 29, 2016

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Shop - Single

December 21, 2015

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Out The Door (feat. KEY!) - Single

December 18, 2015

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#Maxo187

March 5, 2015

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Cell Boomin (feat. Father) - Single

February 27, 2015

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QuiccStrikes

September 30, 2013

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