JJ DOOM

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JJ DOOM
Origin United States
Genres Underground hip hop
Alternative hip hop
Years active 2011-present
Labels Lex Records
Website lexrecords.com
Members Jneiro Jarel
DOOM

JJ DOOM is an American alternative hip hop group comprising Jneiro Jarel and MF DOOM.[1][2]

History[edit]

On 15 February 2012 Pitchfork ran an article stating that JJ DOOM's debut album would be called Key to the Kuffs and released via Lex Records.[3] Lex Records on 5 July 2012 announced the album is set for a worldwide release on 21 August 2012, and will feature appearances from Beth Gibbons, Khujo Goodie, Boston Fielder, and Damon Albarn.[4]

As of August 29, 2012, Key to the Kuffs has sold 3,300 copies after debuting at number 124 on the Billboard 200.[5]

On August 19, 2013, an extended version, titled Key to the Kuffs (Butter Edition) was released, containing a bonus 9-track EP composed of new tracks and remixes.

Discography[edit]

Year Album Chart positions
USA
[6]
USA Heatseekers
[6]

2012

Key to the Kuffs 148 3

2014

Bookhead EP
  • Released: February 24, 2014
  • Record Label: Lex Records
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Fitzmaurice, Larry (16 December 2011). "JJ DOOM: "Rhymin' Slang (Dave Sitek Remix)"". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 21 May 2012. 
  2. ^ Martin, Andrew (16 December 2011). "Listen: JJ DOOM "Rhymin' Slang (Dave Sitek Remix)"". Complex. Retrieved 21 May 2012. 
  3. ^ Battanon, Carrie (15 February 2012). "DOOM Teams With Jneiro Jarel for Album". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 21 May 2012. 
  4. ^ "JJ DOOM ‘KEY TO THE KUFFS’ Worldwide Album Release: August 21st". Lex Records. 5 July 2012. Retrieved 5 July 2012. 
  5. ^ Jacobs, Allen. (2012-08-29) Hip Hop Album Sales: The Week Ending 8/26/2012 | Get The Latest Hip Hop News, Rap News & Hip Hop Album Sales. HipHop DX. Retrieved on 2014-05-12.
  6. ^ a b "JJ Doom Charts". billboard.com. Retrieved 3 September 2012.