02/Ghostface Killah ft. Raekwon & Cappadonna "Daytona 500" [you should already know.]
03/Redman "Suicide" [randomly came on the other day. lovin' that beat, Brick City stand UP!]
04/Craggz "My Detroit" [I wasn't expecting a "Hypnotize" sample in a DnB cut anytime soon.]
05/Faze O "Riding High" [classic; Ghostface brought this one back out. Smoke a fat one and just zone...]
Let the waters run...
- 2Pac "Dopefiend's Diner"
- Here's a few new Beanie Sigel cuts from his forthcoming The Solution LP: "Gutted" (ft. Jay-Z) and " Dear Self" (ft. James Blunt)
- Here's a few Jay-Z cuts: "Blue Magic (Green Lantern Remix)" and "Dead Presidents 3" (prod. by Young Guru)
- Wyclef Jean ft. T.I. "Slow Down"
- M.O.P. "Make 'Em Clap"
- A couple of joints from Styles P's forthcoming Super Gangster (Extraordinary Gentleman): "Da 80s" and " All I Know Is Pain" (ft. and prod. by The Alchemist)
- Paul Wall, Fat Joe, Lil' Keke & Slim Thug "Johnny Dang's Watch Froze"
- Lupe Fiasco "The Coolest" (another NahRight exclusive)
- Ras Kass "What More" (prod. by JR Rotem)
- Too $hort ft. E-40 "This My One"
- Grab the last two weeks of Crooked I's "Hip-Hop Weekly": "Hip Hop Weekly #34 (I'm A G Freestyle)" & "Hip Hop Weekly #35 (Dynasty Intro Freestyle)"
- Lil' Kim "I Get Money Freestyle (Remy Ma diss)"
- Royce Da 5'9 "Gossip Freestyle"
- Jay Electronica "A Prayer for Michael Vick & T.I. (We Love You Family)" (shouts to Rafi for transcribing the lyrics)
- Gym Class Heroes ft. Reef & Ghostface "Clothes Off (Stress Remix)"
- Here's a few cuts from Icadon: "Wus Dat Sound" (ft. Redman) and "Go Get 'Em Freestyle "
- Skyzoo "Ghetto America (Remix)"
- Mickey Factz "I'm Sean (50 Shots More)"
- Pugs Atomz ft. Dave Ghetto & Deuce Eclipse "Memorial"
- The Cool Kids "Flossin'"
- Willie Maze "Success Freestyle"
- Ali Vegas "I'm In Love" (prod. by Tha Warrior)
- Frank Black "I'm Zo Throwed"
- John Mayer "Say"
- Sheena Grier "Good Times"
- Case "BBQ's & Music"
- Here's a few tracks that Oh Word provided from dope MC Hired Gun: "Arrest The President " and "Rappers Are In Danger"
- Mick Boogie is all over the mixtape scene: he's done 6th Sense's Go For It, the Kidz In The Hall's Full Detention mixtape, the launch mixtape for Lebron James' L23 V5 Nike shoe, as well as the Busta Rhymes/J Dilla Dillagence jawn. Does he sleep!?
DnB and Dubstep producer Fracture recently had a go at a mix entitled Rotten Foot and Cow Foot..., dropping an interesting mix of tunes. Here's his description:
So, i woke up this morning in a kinda dusty jeans and cowgirl kinda mood, so i did i mix. Pretty much just started and made it up as i went along. Some of my fave current tracks, all blended together on the fly with my Lexicon MPX 100 and Mackie desk... Get involved!
Peep the tracklist:
Steve Miller - Fly Like An Eagle
Jimi Hendrix - Little Miss Lover
Steppenwolf - Magic Carpet Ride
Johnny Jones & The King Casuals - Purple Haze
Sandstorm - Season Of The Witch
Steppenwolf - Jupiter's Child
James Gang - Funk 49
Steve Miller - Take The Money And Run
The Beatles - Taxman
Jimi Hendrix - Can You See Me
The Doobie Brothers - Toulouse Street
Bill Withers - Use Me
Menahan Street Band - Make The Road By Walking
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up 12" mix
Spanky Wilson - Sunshine Of Your Love
Hebrew Rogers - Cant Buy Soul
Steve Miller - Celebration Song
Here's two download links: mirror 1 \ mirror 2
Here's an old-school Hip-Hop mix from Cosmo Baker. "...I'd Rather Marry Oprah..." drops a motherlode of classic, thought-provoking old school on that ass. Grab it:
1. Brand Nubian “Allah Hu Akbar”
2. Dark Sun Riders “Time To Build”
3. Rakim “Shades Of Black”
4. Common “Ressurection (Large Professor Remix)”
5. Yomo & Maulkie “Black Folks Watch Out”
6. Poor Righteous Teachers “Easy Star”
7. Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth “Mecca And The Soul Brother”
8. X-Clan “Grand Verbalizer What Time Is It”
9. Big Daddy Kane “Word To The Mother (Land)”
10. Lakim Shabazz “No Justice No Peace”
11. Latee “This Cut’s Got Flavor”
12. Poor Righteous Teachers “Shakiyla (Jrh)”
13. Brand Nubian “Wake Up (Stimulated Dummies Remix)
14. X-Clan “Fire & Earth (100% Natural)”
15. Divine Styler feat. The Scheme Team “It’s A Black Thing”
16. Gang Starr “Step In The Arena”
17. YZ “Thinking Of A Master Plan”
18. Chill Rob G “Court Is Now In Session”
19. Eric B. & Rakim “The R”
20. Boogie Down Productions “Blackman In Effect”
21. Zhigge “Born Black”
22. Boogie Down Productions “Jack Of Spades”
23. The Stop The Violence Movement “Self Destruction”
24. KMD “Nitty Gritty feat. Brand Nubian”
25. The Jungle Brothers “Acknowledge Your Own History”
26. Public Enemy “Show ‘Em What You Got”
27. Public Enemy “Bring The Noise”
28. Hard Knocks “Thoughts Of A Negro”
29. 360 Degrees “Pelon”
30. Intelligent Hoodlum “Black And Proud”
31. Lakim Shabazz “When You See The Devil Smash Him”
Subscribe to The Rub's podcast for more sets like this.
Green Lantern & Lenny S. have a new mixtape out, dedicated to the Roc-A-Fella family. Peep out R.O.C. All-Stars: The Leak:1. Broad Street Bully Intro - Beanie Sigel
2. This Shit Right Here - Jay-Z
3. DP3 - Jay-Z
4. Success - Jay-Z, Nas
5. C'mon Baby - Jay-Z
6. Cant Tell Me Nothing - Kanye, Beanie Sigel, Freeway
7. Live In London Interlude
8. Blue Magic - Jay-Z
9. Step Back - Freeway, Lil Wayne
10. ROC Fam Freestyle - Memphis Bleek
11. Get Ya Money Up - Memphis Bleek
12. Freestyle Session - Freeway, Beanie Sigel, Uncle Murda
13. Rocafella Billionaires - Freeway, Jay-Z
14. The Allure Of Flashy Lights - Jay-Z
15. You Ain't Ready 4 Me - Beanie Sigel, Styles P
16. Barrel Brothers - Ghostface, Styles P, Beanie Sigel
17. DJ Khaled Interlude
18. Run To The Roc - Young Chris
19. Informer - Uncle Murda, Wyclef
20. Wet Em Up - Tru Life
21. Go Low - Beanie Sigel, R.City
22. Take It To The Top - Freeway, 50 Cent
23. All The Above - Beanie Sigel feat. R Kelly
24. My Hood Is Greasy - Peedi Crakk, Swizz Beats
25. ROC Boys - Jay-Z
This week's FYLP features old AND new DnB from DJs like Electrosoul System, Haddow, Monsta, High Contrast and a dope mix from Temper D. If that's your flavor, do NOT sleep!
Michael Jackson's Thriller is turning 25... peep the video and recognize music history:
Enjoy your weekend. I hope you got that rock salt, niggas!