Producer MoSS hires the lyricism of AZ and Joe Budden with some added ad libs from DJ Premier for “Started” off of the upcoming album of the same name.
The video for this joint from The Lox’s 3rd Sermon features cameos from YG and DJ Mustard.
J. Cole continues to release videos from his #1 selling album 2014 Forest Hills Drive. This time he blesses us with the ode to losing your virginity with some cute little puppies to make this a PG rated subject.
1/2 of Slaughterhouse joins Cali spitter Dubb and Fred The Godson for this cut from his Perfect Timing mixtape. Dubb was busy last year with some stellar spots on Game’s Blood Money compilation and is one you should pay attention to. Get the mixtape on iTunes now.
Back in 2011, Killer Mike cut loose this heat rock named after the golden haired pro wrestler Ric Flair. Today, Mike revisits the banger off of he Pl3dge LP with an official video.
Mr. Yaowa lights this Mr. G production on fire alongside Chox-Mak and DJ Tray off of the upcoming compilation album Blunts & B-Sides.
Boston’s Avrex pays visual tribute with the video for “Propaganda” that is produced by DJ Lord Ron and utilizes some unreleased Guru lyrics. With cameos from Ice-T and Sadat X, the video pays homage to Keith Elam’s legacy as Avrex and Big Shug drop some not so subtle shots at a certain individual.
Save it for the birds / I’ll make your solar eclipse
Wordsworth, Stricklin and Masta Ace link up with Sadat X to touch on the ultra sensitive topic known as male groupies with “Moopies.”
It’s hard to believe that it has been five years since we have lost G.ifted U.nlimited R.hymes Universal., otherwise known as GURU and one half of Gang Starr. But his musical legacy will forever live on. With that, the good folks at Cookin Soul put together this brilliant mix that pays homage to GURU.
Keith Elam aka Guru (Gifted Unlimited Rhymes Universal) was a big influence for us, his Jazzmatazz series showed the world the fusion of Jazz & Hip-Hop paving the way to other styles like neosoul… Not to mention Gangstarr, still one of our favourite groups of all time… tomorrow April 19th will mark the 5th anniversary of his death…
This is how we pay tribute to his legacy…
One for the GURU
“Time is definitely moving on so check your watches and your clocks”
DJ Premier laces the dynamic duo known as Lion Babe with a remix to their single “Wonder Woman.” A nice spin on the Pharrell produced original, Preemo cuts through with breezy jingles and those smacking drums while Jillian Hervey’s vocals glide beautifully across the track.