PHILADELPHIA, PA (June 18, 2014) — Gillie Da Kid (Figga Gang Ent.) dropped his highly anticipated “King of Philly 3” (KOP) mixtape today – a masterpiece follow-up to his hugely successful “King of Philly 2” mixtape released last year. Gillie Da Kid teamed up with the likes of The Game, Jadakiss, Waka Flacka, Jim Jones, Freeway, Trae Da Truth, StarrZ, Spadeo and more for his undeniable piece of art, featuring hit maker production by Sonny Digital, Mannie Fresh, Coney Gurl, Batman aka “Rouge,” and B-Do.
Leading up to this release Gillie gained attention with his “King Me” and “Jungle” videos garnering the North Philly native a massive online following and digital buzz in the industry. “KOP3 is my best work to date. As far as creativity, I stepped it up on this one,” explains Gillie Da Kid. “It’s more like an album; this mixtape is better than all of the other albums that came out this year. Bottom Line I’m Winnin! I’m all about bringing talent back to this watered down game. Gillie decided to release the first visual off of his self entitled Mixtape “King Of Philly 3” – See & Post New Video – “What These Ni**as ON?” Below:
Gillie Da Kid has set the bar high for independent artists working to put out music on their own. The hard working artist, whose music has been co-signed by none other than the previous King of Philly Will Smith, continues to grind out hits in the studio ahead of the his forthcoming album titled “Welcome to Gilladelphia,”
While working on his new album, the rap star has also been keeping busy honing his acting skills and recently wrapped the new feature film “Force of Execution,” co-starring Steven Seagal and Ving Rhame. Gillie Da Kid also added film producer to his list of titles on the upcoming movie “Brotherly Love” starring himself and Ving Rhames, and is currently negotiating a distribution deal for the film.
#KOP3 IS LIVE!!!!!!!