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A collection of our Throwback Thursday posts



[Old School Joints] Too $hort – Gettin’ It

[Old School Joints] Too $hort – Gettin’ It

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Share Ok I declare this one of the most “rap with it even if you don’t have the ability to rap” tracks ever (and as a bonus, there are only a couple parts where

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#Old School Joints: Ice Cube – “It Was a Good Day”

#Old School Joints: Ice Cube – “It Was a Good Day”

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Share It’s hard to believe our “Are We There Yet” movie star was such a gangster back in the day but HE WAS and IS the EPITOME of early 90s West Coast rap. From

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#Old School Joints – Camp Lo “Luchini aka This is it”

#Old School Joints – Camp Lo “Luchini aka This is it”

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Share *reeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeewiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiind* Ya’ll KNOW this is that ONE! Camp Lo’s lead single, biggest hit and STILL in rotation today. When the needle drops on this one, its the collective d——rop!   Madame Butterfly, let me in

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Old School Joints: Ahmad – “Back in the Day”

Old School Joints: Ahmad – “Back in the Day”

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Share “Jerome! Jerome! Put on that Bobby Womack!” Everytime I hear that line, I know whats coming next.  That smooth beat intro followed by one of the most sing-along and relateable verses in MY

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Pete Rock: Master of The Hip Hop Remix

Pete Rock: Master of The Hip Hop Remix

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Share Pete Rock is known for many things, The Remix definitely being one. He is arguably the first to really master it and set the bar of quality within the hip-hop World. I’m a

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THROWBACK THURSDAY – PETE ROCK “SOUL SURVIVOR” DOCUMENTARY

THROWBACK THURSDAY – PETE ROCK “SOUL SURVIVOR” DOCUMENTARY

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Share Soul Survivor has to be my favourite solo album by Pete Rock. He crafted a hip-hop masterpiece with this album. This documentary is a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Soul Survivor. PART

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: PETE ROCK & CL SMOOTH

THROWBACK THURSDAY: PETE ROCK & CL SMOOTH

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Share For Throwback Thursday, I decided to pay homage to Pete Rock and CL Smooth. I was fortunate enough to watch Pete Rock open for Classified (yea that’s what we do in Toronto have

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Throwback Thursday: Main Source – Just Hangin’ Out

Throwback Thursday: Main Source – Just Hangin’ Out

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Share I stumbled on a dope interview of Large Professor by Complex Magazine yesterday and thought it would be fitting to post Main Source’ “Just Hangin’ Out”. Extra P breaks down the stories behind

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Ladies Love Lyrics: Bahamadia’s True Honey Buns

Ladies Love Lyrics: Bahamadia’s True Honey Buns

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Share Released in 1996, True Honey Buns is the female answer to a player’s anthem for the party girl. The video depicts Bahamadia in a sea of blurred city lights as she calls up

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Throwback Thursday: 3rd Bass – THE GAS FACE

Throwback Thursday: 3rd Bass – THE GAS FACE

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Share This track takes me back to elementary school (yea that’s right). Gas Face was one of the most fun hip-hop tracks ever. I stay giving people the Gas Face to this day thanks

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