Tag: Brooklyn

September 21, 2017 /

“Any rapper on a label should resign and quit!”

Jeeeeezus, this track is two decades old and is still more demented and hostile than damn near every rap song that’s come out since!

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February 23, 2017 /

Late last year an album called December 99th was released to poor reviews and little fanfare.

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December 3, 2015 /

Gang Starr is a group which doesn’t get as much praise as they should, even though they were massive in early ‘90s hip-hop.

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July 2, 2015 /

One of the more underrated emcees in the game, Brooklyn native Talib (Arabic for ‘seeker’) Kweli rocked the scene hard in 1998 as part of the duo known as Black Star, with fellow Brooklyn rapper Mos Def.

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February 5, 2015 /

2014 was a great year for rap duos with something to prove, and the Barrel Brothers, the duo of Skyzoo and Torae, are no exception.

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July 17, 2013 /
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I’m hungry for new music.

For the last little while I’ve been making my rounds on Spotify, Songza, my endless music backlog (the oldest additions dating back to aught-six!) and a host of music blogs, looking to get out of my comfort zone and discover some new stuff.

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