One of the arguably most slept on artist, who recently dropped Revenue Retrievin’: Overtime Shift and Revenue Retrievin’: Graveyard Shift, breaks down his 25 most essential songs on Complex.
Rhyme and Punishment takes an in-depth look at the role of prison in hip hop culture, and reveals the side of the story that is not being covered by the news and popular media. Featuring intimate and compelling interviews with convicted rappers Beanie Sigel, Prodigy, Cassidy, Project Pat, Immortal Technique, Slick Rick and many more.
And narrated by KRS-One.
Off “The Inspection” street album hosted by Statik Selektah available for FREE download at www.soulpurposecrew.com
The Skratch Makaniks Crew is beginning a TV Series on Skratch Makanik TV called Makanik Mondays – Featuring DJ Excel, DJ Jay-Ski, DJ Sat-One, DJ Aktive, DJ Bee, DJ A. Vee, DJ Spinbad, DJ Adam-Bomb, DJ Kwestion, DJ Jeyone, DJ Impulse and DJ Bonics. The show will launch this Monday, April 4th at 7pm est, hosted by DJ Jay-Ski.
Makanik Mondays will be showcasing the art of turntablism, giving the DJs a chance to show-off their talents as well as aspiring DJs to pick up a few new techniques and hear new music. The Crew will also be doing interviews and teaching viewers more about them as a team and where they come from.
This mix was recorded in the mid 90′s, made for personal use only and was never released. This set was intended for easy listening, but can rock the dance floor as well. It’s a collage of clever quick mixes, blends, cuts & acapella remixes, consisting of over 50 timeless classic tracks from hip hop to soul, funk, r&b and more…. a little something for everyone. Enjoy!
Something easy for the weekend. Tracklist, download and stream here.
Little flashback to 2002. short commercials including classic tracks from Gang Starr: “Now You’re Mine”, “Jazz Thing”, and “Words I Manifest”. Catch them all after jump.
Fuck A New Benz, I’d Rather Cop An Old Saab
Bronsolinio raids Statik Selektah‘s ShowOff Radio to plant another flag for Queens, New York (specifically, Flushing). Statik does the right thing and lends Action some classic instrumentals from the mighty borough and the rest is in the pocket.