Mike Bigga names his Top 5 producers and explains the reasons behind his choices.
On their website, Beastie Boys posted the above cover and text below, titled May 3:
Since the dawn of time, and perhaps even before, there was a silent order who were tasked with a mission. They held their secret tightly. On may 3rd the HOT SAUCE COMMITTEE PART TWO will be unleashed on the general public. Hold fast ye heathens.
Spotted at NR.
UPDATE: Official tracklisting added after the jump.
You heard that right. 50 released a freestyle and he wants all up-and-coming producers to help finish it for him. So here’s your shot at getting to work with Fif. No info on where to submit your track but one option is replying to 50 on Twitter.
Hit the cut to listen to the track and download it.
A day after the XXL Freshmen shoot, the MCs featured on the list get together to reflect on the day’s events, what it meant to them, talks fanbase and more.
This is part 1 of 3
to come. Go here to check out who made it to this year’s XXL Freshmen list.
UPDATE: Part 2 & 3 of the roundtable added after the jump.
RSRadio: Did the death of you mentor and good friend G.U.R.U. have an influence on the group coming together for this project?
GH: Positively yes! He was our older brother that guided everyone in the GangStarr Foundation. He will always be remembered, missed and regarded by us, despite the negative rumors that others may have heard about his passing.
Read the full interview at thatsHipHop.com