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Meow The Jewels

A project in Phoenix, AZ by Meow The Jewels

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I really want my two favorite artists, Killer Mike and El-P, to remix "Run The Jewels 2" with all cat sounds for the music. #MTJ
Backers: 2828
Average Pledge Per Backer: $23

Funded: $65,783 of $45,100
Dates: Sep 16th -> Oct 28th (42 days)
Project By: Meow The Jewels
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Latest News

Album remixed to feature cats

August 31st - via: wildcat.arizona.edu
[TUCSON,AZ] - Cats: they’re what the people want, and they’re what the people will get! (Read More)

Hear Run the Jewels' Cat-Sampling 'Meowrly' Remix

July 19th - via: rollingstone.com
Run the Jewels took to their 'WRTJ' Beats 1 radio show to debut "Meowrly," the inaugural cut off the duo's remix album 'Meow the Jewels.' (Read More)

Of dubious merit: The other side of crowdfunding

December 18th - via: therecord.com
"It didn't occur to me how powerful a cat and the internet are together," said Meline, better known as the rapper El-P, one half of the political rap duo Run the Jewels. Thanks to crowdfunding, his musical oeuvre has now expanded to include the album "Meow the Jewels." It's "a seminal stupid record," said Meline, who will end up donating about $50,000 to charity, according to Jones. (Read More)


October 21st - via: kickstarter.com
THANK YOU ALL for making this a HUGE success! We have just surpassed 60k!!! I am still in shock and awe. Thank you so much for keeping me busy as hell this week! I have tried to respond to every comment, message, tweet, and email.  If I missed you... (Read More)

Meow The Jewels!!!!! Producer Lineup

October 10th - via: kickstarter.com
After Just Blaze's commitment to MTJ, a slew of other popular producers have also committed to help produce our project.  The list of producers now includes, El-P, Just Blaze, The Alchemist. Geoff Barrow, Skywlkr, Zola Jesus, Nick Rook, Baauer,... (Read More)

new reward tier of 2k!!!!!

October 6th - via: kickstarter.com
$2,000 reward tier will now allow the backer to PRODUCE A TRACK on MTJ!!!!! Limited to 1!!!!  (Read More)


October 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Just Blaze will now officially contribute to the project once it is funded!!!! Stay tuned for more details.   (Read More)

Cat Feature Reward Tier Now Discounted...

October 4th - via: kickstarter.com
You can now have your cats voice featured on the project for $500 instead of $1000 You can now have your cats voice featured on the project for $500 instead of $1000  (Read More)

El-P And Killer Mike's "Meow The Jewels" Kickstarter Campaign Raises $10,000

September 21st - via: hiphopdx.com
A pre-order package that would spawn a cat-sounds remix of "Run The Jewels 2" spawns a fast-growing Kickstarter fund. (Read More)

Updates right meow!

September 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello All!!! Once again, thank you for your continued support, if you check the main KS page you will notice the MTJ shirt design has been posted. Stay tuned for the sticker designs as well as a new reward tier with an awesome reward!!! (Read More)

Major Thanks To......

September 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Major THANKS go out to Joel Nixon, aka @GoodMorningJoel on twitter.Without him we would not have the awesome artwork for Meow The Jewels  (Read More)


September 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Really hope you guys enjoy the new artwork!!!! Please share!!!! Also I have included the pre-order link to the RTJ2 official album release on the main page.Thanks again everyone  (Read More)

Made a few changes

September 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Had to make a few changes to the wording on the page as far as what will happen with the funds.Stay tuned for new Backer levels and maybe even a few new rewards for higher backers.Thank you everyone again.  (Read More)

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