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Essential Albums Of Hip Hop.

Nas – Illmatic – April 1994. This is my favourite album of all time, hands down. It’s so raw; Nas details the trials and tribulations of daily life where he’s from. 1,287 more words

Blogging

NIKKIJOMAZING SEASON 1 EPISODE 14 INTERVIEWS RAKIM @ GRAND CENTRAL

NikkiSiixx x JojosBlock x Womazing brings you NIKKIJOMAZING a weekly hip-hop show brought to you by these four strong women in the hip-hop community. We bring you an exclusive interview with the God MC RAKIM!!! 46 more words

Hiphop

Radio XXXIXL, side B, track 7: "Friends" by Jody Watley, Eric B., and Rakim

Oh, Jody Watley, Eric B., and Rakim, last time this song came up, I talked about my own friends and I made a passing reference that while I have friends that are great, I myself am not a good friend.  883 more words

Music

Rakim

I should have written about Rakim earlier. Given that the theme of this blog is lyricism and technical rap, well, Rakim is the Grandmaster of that. 611 more words

Review

QoTD: 'Follow The Leader' Or 'Paid In Full'?

Twenty-six years ago today, Eric B. & Rakim released one of the best sophomore releases, Follow the Leader a mere 13 months after Paid in Full. 180 more words

SmokingSection

03/08/2014 – Gang Starr-Jazz Thing (1990)

24 years on Gang Starr still stand head and shoulders above the majority of their peers

This weekend I picked up Full Clip: A Decade of Gang Starr. 478 more words

Music

TMLFYI... | Microphone Fiendish

Today my love for you is…well look at the picture, feel the words, and hear the beat. ‘Nuff said.

I was a fiend before I became a teen… 579 more words

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