Yasiin Bey, formerly known as Mos Def, delivers a powerful remake of the popular Jay-Z and Kanye hit “Niggas In Paris”. “Niggas In Poorest” is a exactly what the title suggests – a reality check on the global poverty problem. Normally I don’t post music outside of the Classics Music section, but I thought this …Pin It
Category Archive: Classic Music.
For the latest addition to the Classic Music section I have something very special. Here we have a vintage tape of the Diabolical Biz Markie DJing in 1994. This mixtape was recorded live at the infamous Q Club in Queens New York. It is sure to bring back some great memories for those who used …Pin It
DJ QB Class Of ’88 2007 I’ve been on an old school kick for the last couple of months so I thought I would bring it back to the essence with a tribute to one of the best years in music 1988. This tape covers a golden era that in Rap music that will never …
DJ Lovebug Starski Various ‘Oldies But Goodies Volume 2′ 1998 Lately I’ve been curving myself off Rap music and enjoying some more R&B and soul. A couple of weeks ago I attended a great July 4th barbeque and the soundtrack was made up of true feel good music. Digging into my archives I have pulled …
Various Nas Rare, Unreleased, Bootleg, Features & B-Sides 1990 – Present No matter how your opinion is framed, Nas is a Rap legend. So much that I started this Classics section with a still very much sought out Nasir Jones The Resurrection Mixtape. His album library is deep and when you include all the leftovers from …
Sicamore Snoop Dogg Welcome 2 Tha Chuuch Volume 1 2003 With the recent passing of Nate Dogg, I couldn’t find a better classic mixtape to share with you for the month of April. Snoop Dogg’s Welcome 2 Tha Chuuch Volume 1 is some of his best work in the new millenium.
Questlove Original Samples Mix BBC Radio Date Unknown Questlove, drummer for The Roots, is a renown music historian and vinyl collector. If you’re a lover of original Hip-Hop samples like I am then you are already aware of some of his signature orignal sample mixes floating around the internet. I have been love this BBC Radio …
DJ Bazooka Joe “Hidden Treasures Vol. 1″ This month for the classics section I will go with some classics. Bazooka Joe’s “Hidden Treasures Vol. 1″ is a great collection of rare, and unreleased 90′s music that any connoisseur should have on their player.
DJ Lieutenant Dan “The King Of What’s Poppin’” 2004 As I’m sure it did you, when Michael Jackson passed away it hit me very hard. With his posthumous Michael due to be released tomorrow, I wanted to show some respect to the KING with December’s Classics entry. In 2004 DJ Lieutenant Dan put together an …