|Birth name||Randell Jones|
|Also known as||Kydd|
|Origin||Austin, Texas, U.S.|
In 2013, Kydd performed alongside acts such as Snoop Dogg, Curren$y & Killa Kyleon. Jones performed at NXNE and The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival in 2014 as well as Red Bull Sound Select shows with Danny Brown & Yung Lean while producing for Kirko Bangz on Progression V. During 2015, he released two singles: Patience and Blink Away with Sean Price; he also performed with Nicki Minaj and Justin Bieber for the Billboard Hot 100 Fest at Jones Beach Theater. After being personally picked by Chuck D to open for The Hip Hop Gods Tour in Los Angeles at The Novo (formerly Club Nokia), Kydd opened for The Art Of Rap Fest with Public Enemy, Ice-T, Naughty By Nature, Mobb Deep & EPMD at the Lakewood Amphitheatre in Atlanta during 2016. He released Sounds In My Head 2: The Righteous Edition later that year with features from Skyzoo, Yelawolf, Pac Div, A.Dd+, Cory Kendrix, GLC, Max Frost & Tank Washington.
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- "Represent, Represent: The 25 Most Important Cities in Hip-Hop". VIBE Magazine.
- "UHD presents Thursday concerts at Discovery Green". Houston Chronicle.
- "Fun Fun Fun Fest Lineup Revealed". Austin Chronicle.
- "The Eight Best Concerts in Dallas This Week, December 12-18". Dallas Observer.
- "What You Know About Them Texas Boys? The Return of Screw York City". Village Voice.
- "A3C's Best In Show @ NXNE". A3C Festival Blog.
- "Live Stream This Year's Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival With Performances From Jay Electronica, Raekwon, and More". Complex Media.
- "KICKSTARTER: THE SHOE THAT GOT KYDD JONES HOOKED". Nice Kicks.
- "Red Bull Sound Select in Austin: Sleigh Bells, Danny Brown, Earl Sweatshirt to Perform". Billboard.
- "Yung Lean, Kydd Jones, Feathers Live in Austin". Red Bull.
- "Kirko Bangz Is Still Finding His Way". Houston Press.
- "Kirko Bangz - Progression V: Young Texas Playa [New Mixtape]". HotNewHipHop.
- "Kydd Jones – "Patience"". AllHipHop.
- "KYDD JONES – BLINK AWAY F. SEAN PRICE". 2DopeBoyz.
- "Austin musician Kydd Jones gets chance to shine at SXSW". KXAN-TV.
- "Billboard Hot 100 Fest Highlights". BET.
- "VIDEO: KYDD MEETS CHUCK D & THEN OPENS FOR PUBLIC ENEMY". YouHeardThatNew.
- "KYDD JONES AND KIRKO BANGZ ASK "WHO R U"". Mass Appeal.
- "From Austin to the Atlanta Stage: Kydd Jones". Swisher Sweets.
- "DXclusive: Kydd Jones Makes Waves With "Dripped Up"". HipHopDX.
- "Kydd featuring Yelawolf - Hall Pass". HYPEBEAST.
- "Kydd – "Now & Then" (Feat. Pac Div) [Video]". Earmilk.
- "Kydd "The Masons" feat. A.Dd+". Okayplayer.
- "Kydd ft. GLC, Tank & Max Frost - Russian Roulette". DJBooth.