Clockwise, from upper left: FFS (Franz Ferdinand and Sparks), Michael Angelakos of Passion Pit, Killer Mike, MNDR, BC Camplight Courtesy of the artists hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy of the artists

New Mix: Passion Pit, Franz Ferdinand With Sparks, Killer Mike & MNDR, More

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/385299412/398065886" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

"If I trust you with the power of human life, your standard has to be much higher," says rapper Killer Mike, son of a policeman, on police violence. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy of the artist

Killer Mike: 'Rap Has Given Me Voice'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/366619092/367244364" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Killer Mike's new album, his sixth, is called R.A.P. Music. Courtesy of Life and Death PR hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy of Life and Death PR

Killer Mike: On Ronald Reagan And Raising Daughters

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/155308252/155337869" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript