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Fear of a Rap Planet: "The Rap Attitude" 25 Years Later

I’ve always kept a close eye on the fear-mongering that surrounds artistry when it comes to the discussion (or often argument) pertaining to rap’s influence on culture vs. 839 more words

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Radio XLVII, side A, track 6: "Principal's Office" by Young MC

Oh, Young MC, of any song that we’ve been lucky enough to hear on here, this one proves that it don’t matter where you’re from, whatever your race, color, or creed, being a teenager in high school suuuuucks.   1,336 more words

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Cassette Singles

Today’s slice of hilarious nostalgia is simultaneous with Mike’s post! You definitely need to be reading every one of his posts right here. UPDATE: Geoff over at the excellent… 227 more words

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Radio XLV, side B, track 10: "Bust A Move" by Young MC

Oh, Young MC, this is one of those songs that defines one’s life.  There was life before hearing “Bust A Move”, and then there was life after hearing “Bust A Move”.   1,062 more words

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5ive-O-Posse's "Beats Like This"

Like if Prince Paul and Young MC had a musical baby, “Beats Like This” is a bonafide jam. The tongue-twisting MC work of Prince Rashad and the DJ abilities of Brother Lee-Luv, this shit has all the makings of a true club-rocker. 23 more words

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VIDEO: Def Jef's "Droppin' Rhymes on Drums"

In an interesting treatment for the single “Droppin’ Rhymes on Drums,” Def Jef enlists the talents of legendary Etta James (who’s vocals are sampled) to recreate the vocal sample by lip-synching the sample. 397 more words

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