WATCH AN AMAZING VISUAL INTERPRETATION OF J DILLA’S DONUTS ALBUM

A fan made video interpretation of the late J Dilla’s album “Donuts” has surfaced and is simply remarkable to watch. To splice together 44 minutes of visuals that include rare clips of performances by Dionne Warwick, Ronald Isley, Eddie Kendricks and more that were sampled for the album is all kinds of awesome and our hats should be tipped to the crew that put this together. Check it out!

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KING TECH VS. KXNG CROOKED IN A GRAFFITI BATTLE

SMH Records Presents The Battle Of Two Kings. KXNG CROOKED of Slaughterhouse and DJ King Tech of Sway and Tech (Shade 45) square off in what is perhaps the worst recorded graffiti battle in history. This hilarious duel was produced by Jonathan Hay, Sabrina Hale and Mike Smith during the making of KXNG CROOKED’s “Sex, Money and Hip-Hop” album at the SMH House in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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STREAM JAY Z’S DEMO BEFORE HE DROPPED REASONABLE DOUBT

Before Jay Z became the mogul we all know today, he was just another rapper trying to get heard. Somehow, Mass Appeal got a hold of an alleged pre-Reasonable Doubt demo tape and decided to share it with the masses so you can get a taste of a young and hungry Jay Z as he gets busy with numerous rhyme schemes on this 10-track demo.

Certainly different than the Hov we know today but the hints of greatness have always been present as exemplified by this demo.

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DJ PREMIER INSTAGRAMS THE CLOSING OF D&D STUDIOS

Sadly, the legendary space known as D&D Studios has come to an end. DJ Premier captured the entire process of tearing down the studio piece by piece on his Instagram.

Don’t fret though, Premier is moving into Kaufman Astoria Studios in Queens, NY to continue laying down his work behind the boards. Check it out below.

Salute D & D Studios Legacy !!! #premierwuzhere #DaveAndDoug

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Gonna miss thiz place…. #premierwuzhere #DaveAndDoug #D&D

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BIT BY BIT THE LEGACY COMES DOWN…

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