Friday Jun 27
Ice Cube, Raekwon, Talib Kweli, & More Dissect Their Classic LPs In...
Veteran music journalist Brian Coleman provided Hip Hop fans an intimate history for 36 of the culture's artistic works in his 2007 book Check the Technique: Liner Notes for Hip-Hop Junkies .
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Top 5 Michael McDonald Samples of All Time
Tonight, June 26th, the great Michael McDonald plays Town Hall. An artist whose music has been as emotive as it has been inspirational, his smooth funk has even lent itself to be the centerpiece of some all time hip-hop classics.
Hi-Five: Lone Selects His Top Madlib Productions
Considering that Manchester-based producer Lone got his start crafting exploratory beats for labels like Werk Discs before moving into prismatic UK rave, it's not a total surprise that his freshly released Reality Testing LP for R&S finds him revisiting some of his hip-hop roots.
[News] 15 Of "The Greatest Hip Hop Comebacks"
"A decade ago, Jay Z was in the midst of retirement, and today he has risen again to be among rap's leaders," the story says.
The 35 best songs about friendship
There's nothing better in the world than a good friend - except, perhaps, a good song about friendship.