That NJ Ish: Mir Fontane Releases ‘Who’s Watching The Kids?’ Album


As promised, CamdenNew Jersey‘s Mir Fontane shares his highly anticipated Who’s Watching The Kids? mixtape. The 10-track project has few features with Young Savage, Ish Williams and Kam DeLa being the only artists involved.

The project’s first single and regional hit, “Wanni Wag” as well as the recently released, “Space Jam” both appear on #WWTK. Blending melodic cadences, unforgiving punchlines, and soulful hooks, Mir Fontane proves that #WWTK is his best body of work to date. The mixtape also features production some of the freshest east coast talent, including Kenif Muse, Menace, KilConfirmed, Kam DeLa, Zach Capner, Roca Beats, and Kev Rodgers.

During an in-depth interview at Mir‘s official listening party, we got to chat about the concept for WWTK, and even a few of his favorite 90s Kid things. Mir Fontane also offers up his thoughts on the Black Lives Matter movement & police brutality, the importance of the resurgence of storytelling in hip-hop, and one very special person that the album is dedicated to.

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(Video) That NJ Ish: Mir Fontane Freestyles to Mike Zombie Beat on Sway In The Morning


2016 has been a breakout year for Camden, NJ rapper Mir Fontane. Gaining buzz over the past several months through his regional hit “Wanni Wag,” and collaborations with Jersey heavy-hitters: Tsu Surf, OVO Sound‘s Mike Zombie, and G.O.O.D Music‘s Charlie Heat, Mir Fontane is positioning himself to be an east-coast household name sooner than later.

Fontane recently visited Sway In The Morning to discuss the origins of his stage name, growing up in Camden, NJ, the #BlackLivesMatter movement and of course, spit some flames for the Friday Fire Cypher over some Mike Zombie production.

Enjoy below, and stay tuned for Mir Fontane‘s forthcoming Who’s Watching The Kids mixtape.

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