In an interview with VladTV, Ghostface Killah remembers the time when he heard an Action Bronson verse and wondered to himself “When did I record that?”
Ricky Rozay joins Jadakiss as the duo unload a clip of verbal firepower on “Eastern Conference Finals.”
How many freestyles does Styles P have? Apparently, a whole lot of them. Today he glides over Tupac’s “Starin Through My Rear View.”
Today would have been Christopher Wallace’s 43rd birthday and even though he’s not here, that doesn’t mean the music is gone with him. Hop in the time machine and revisit DJ Finesse’s mix of Notorious B.I.G. a capellas over DJ Premier instrumentals from 2013 that originally premiered on Preemo’s Sirius/XM show “Live From Headqcourterz.”
This month marks the passing of the lauded rapper Notorious B.I.G. and to honor his legacy, New York resident DJ Finesse debuted a special tribute during DJ Premier’s Sirius/XM show “Live From Headqcourterz” on March 8.
The mix showcases Biggie’s a capellas paired with Premier-produced beats. While the original tribute was shorter for air-time, Finesse extends the tribute for hip-hop fans here with a special intro by Premier himself.
DJ Premier’s “Live From Headqcourterz” airs every Friday night from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. on Sirius/XM Channel 44, Hip Hop Nation. DJ Finesse is a regular guest on the show, filling in for Premier as an on-air mixer.
01 – DJ Premier Intro
02 – Flava In Ya Ear rmx over I Gave You Power
03 – Big Poppa over Ex To Next Girl
04 – Dead Wrong over 2 Thousand
05 – 10 Crack Commandments over One Day
06 – Who Shot Ya over Come Clean
07 – All About The Benjamins over Supa Dupa Star (1994 Demo Version)
08 – One More Chance over Recognize
09 – Long Kiss Goodnight over You Know My Steez
10 – Things Done Changed over The Format
11 – I Got A Story To Tell over Shit Is Real
12 – Real Niggas over Ready
13 – Juicy over Nas Is Like
14 – One More Chance rmx over Freaky Flow
15 – Warning (Freestyle) over Mind Ya Business
16 – ’95 Freestyle (7 Mac 11’s) over Who Got Gunz
17 – Victory over Project Boy
18 – Kick In The Door over Come Get Me
19 – Going Back To Cali over The Invincible
20 – Mo Money Mo Problems over Golden Child
21 – Party And Bullshit over Now Your Mine
22 – Unbelievable
Actor Rick Gonzalez (Coach Carter, Illegal Tender, Roll Bounce, etc.) tries his hand at rapping alongside Prodigy on the Statik Selektah produced “Love & Money” off of his upcoming album Fidelio.
Another day, another member of The Lox drops some heat. Sheek Louch blesses 50 Cent and Dr. Dre’s “Gunz Come Out” for his latest gift to fans.
Still riding the wave from her guest spot on Kendrick Lamar’s “Complexion,” Rapsody continues to release bangers with the visuals from “Hard To Choose.”
The surge of Jadakiss, Styles P and Sheek Louch continues as they connect for the “Bring It Back” video off of their The Trinity: 3rd Sermon album.
Adrian Younge has been a busy man who has dropped nothing but brilliance. Today, you can check out his Linear Labs: Los Angeles album in its entirety before copping on iTunes. Featuring the likes of Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, Souls of Mischief, Ali Shaheed Muhammad,Toni Scruggs and Laetitia Saddier, this 10-track offering of funk is just what you need to get through the week.
Powered by the brilliant production of Adrian Younge, Bilal drops this soulful cut off of his upcoming In Another Life album.