Thursday 20 June 2013, 11:45
Superheroes are everywhere these days and come in all shapes and sizes; some famous, some unrecognised and it’s those unrecognised heroes that this trio are rapping about – “Every good hero needs a theme song.” they say.
Download Ugly Heroes – Hero's Theme
Ugly Heroes consists of two MCs – Red Pill and Verbal Kent – who hail from Detroit and Chicago, respectively, and producer Apollo Brown. Apollo has worked with the likes of O.C. and Ghostface Killah and here provides the jazz piano sample and heavy splashes of symbol. Their topics and lyrics are often quite dark but this song is a lighter moment from their debut self-titled album, released last month.