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Beat Bop Scholar – Authentic Minded (2012)

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

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Cormega, Large Pro, Craig G, Neek The Exotic: Live in NYC (Video)

Saturday, February 26th, 2011

This appears to have gone down very recently, perhaps this weekend at Tamany Hall, NYC. That’s a lot of Queens legends sharing one stage. It’s definitely nice to see Cormega, Large Professor, Craig G and Neek The Exotic having fun and ripping mics after all of these years. Enough talking, just peep the video.

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Record Store Day April 17, 2009 @ Amoeba Hollywood & Fat Beats LA

Tuesday, April 27th, 2010

Record Store Day is the one day that all of the independently owned record stores come together with artists to celebrate the art of music. Record Store Day was conceived by Chris Brown, employee of the independent record store chain, Bull Moose, located in Maine and New Hampshire and was founded in 2007 by Eric Levin, Michael Kurtz, Carrie Colliton, Amy Dorfman, Don Van Cleave and Brian Poehner as a celebration of the unique culture surrounding over 700 independently owned record stores in the USA, and hundreds of similar stores internationally. Record Store Day is celebrated the third Saturday in April.

The third annual Record Store Day took place on Saturday, April 17, 2010. Being in LA, I went to Amoeba Music in Hollywood and Fat Beats LA. DJ Spinderella (of Salt-N-Pepa) had a in-store DJ set @5PM. I went there to check it out with my brother and copped some music at the same time. After, I directly went to Fat Beats LA to check out Rakaa Iriscience (of Dilated Peoples) & Chali 2na (of Jurassic 5) performing with DJ Rhettmatic @6PM. Rakaa performed two tracks from his upcoming solo album. The Legendary Craig G, who was in LA, dropped by Fat Beats LA a little while after. He spitted a freestyle while DJ Rhettmatic was on the turntables playing the instrumental "Welcome To LA" by Xzibit. Of course, you know that it was from the top of the dome and he ripped it! Check out the footage from this incredible day!

DJ Spinderella (Of Salt-N-Pepa) – Live @ Amoeba Music Hollywood

Rakaa Iriscience With DJ Rhettmatic – Delilah (Live @Fat Beats LA)

Rakaa Iriscience With DJ Rhettmatic – Connect The Dots (Live @Fat Beats LA)

Chali 2na With DJ Rhettmatic – Hype 2night (Live @ Fat Beats LA)

Chali 2na With DJ Rhettmatic – Lock Shit Down (Live @ Fat Beats LA)

Chali 2na & Rakaa Iriscience With DJ Rhettmatic (Live @ Fat Beats LA)

Craig G With DJ Rhettmatic – Freestyle (Live @ Fat Beats LA)

— Thomas V

Marley Marl – In Control Volume 1 (Reissue)

Saturday, August 8th, 2009

Traffic Entertainment does it again with a much needed reissue by Marlon Williams. In Control drops this Tuesday for those who want to add this to their collection. And don’t forget about the amazing Kool G. Rap & DJ Polo reissues while you’re at it.

Disc 1/2:

01. Marley Intro 1 0:29
02. Droppin’ Science Ft. Craig G. 4:57
03. Marley Intro 2 0:35
04. We Write The Songs Ft. Biz Markie And Heavy D 5:24
05. Marley Intro 3 0:23
06. The Rebel Ft. Tragedy The Intelligent Hoodlum 3:46
07. Marley Intro 4 0:22
08. Keep Your Eye On The Prize Ft. Master Ace 5:41
09. Marley Intro 5 0:37
10. The Symphony Ft. Big Daddy Kane, Craig G., Kool G. Rap And 6:05
Master Ace
11. Marley Intro 6 0:26
12. Live Motivator Ft. Tragedy The Intelligent Hoodlum 4:44
13. Marley Intro 7 0:19
14. Duck Alert Ft. Craig G. 4:13
15. Marley Intro 8 0:26
16. Simon Says Ft. Master Ace 4:01
17. Marley Intro 9 0:21
18. Freedom Ft. MC Shan 4:26
19. Marley Intro 10 0:23
20. Wack Itt Ft. Roxanne Shante 4:46
21. Marley Outro 0:27

Disc 2/2:

01. Droppin’ Science (Hip Hop Version) 5:02
02. The Symphony (Remix) 6:42
03. Wack Itt (Extended Version) 6:00
04. We Write The Songs (Live At The Apollo) 5:44
05. Symphony, Duck Alert, Droppin’ Science (Live At The Apollo) 8:55
06. The Symphony (Radio Version) 4:07
07. Droppin’ Science (Bonus Beats) 5:05
08. The Symphony (Marley’s Symphony Scratch) 3:00
09. Evolution Ft. Debbie D, Glamorous, Kool G. Rap, MC Shan And 7:17
TJ Swan
10. Juice Crew All Stars Ft. Craig G., Glamorous, Kool G. Rap, 7:25
Tragedy, MC Shan And Roxanne Shante

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