Posts Tagged ‘hip-hop’

Song of the Day: Jack Ü “Take Ü There (feat. Kiesza) [Missy Elliott Remix]”

Posted by: DJ D-Mac
Feb 20, 2015
Jack Ü Take Ü There (Missy Elliott Remix)

At this point, the worldwide love for Missy Elliott is so strong she could recite her water bill and no one would bat an eye that I’d make it Song of the Day. Thankfully, she delivers a bit more than that on her verses on Jack Ü single, “Take Ü There.”

Song of the Day: De La Soul feat. Chuck D. “The People”

Posted by: Rusty B
Jan 20, 2015
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Chuck D. from Public Enemy is a living legend. And joining forces with De La Soul in this sick track “The People.”

Song Of The Day: Azealia Banks “Chasing Time”

Posted by: DJ Stylus
Jan 08, 2015
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Azealia Banks manages to draw from hip-hop’s past, as well as the cutting edge of dance music, flex some impressive lyrical chops and make a great pop record.

Song of the Day: Salt ‘n’ Pepa “Let’s Talk About Sex (Casual Connection Rework)”

Posted by: DJ D-Mac
Dec 29, 2014
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In the hands of Casual Connection, Salt ‘n’ Pepa’s classic jam, “Let’s Talk About Sex” gets beefed-up drums and an extended tease of an intro before that timeless chorus drops (and the hands go in the air).

Song of the Day: Kendrick Lamar “i”

Posted by: KC Higgins
Dec 16, 2014
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“i” by Kendrick Lamar uses a backing track built around a re-recorded sample from the Isley Brothers 1973 hit “That Lady”, which equals some serious funk.

Song of the Day: The 1978ers “Without A Clue”

Posted by: DJ Stylus
Dec 11, 2014
The 1978ers

“Without A Clue” is from The 1978ers recent full-length release People Of Today, a mandatory acquisition for fans of traditional hip-hop.

Song of the Day: Jurassic 5 “The Way We Do It”

Posted by: DJ Jayclue
Dec 08, 2014
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“The Way We Do It” is a real hip-hop song which doesn’t stray far from the Golden Era charm that we’ve come to love from Jurassic 5.

Song of the Day: Ramsey Lewis “Les Fleur”

Posted by: KC Higgins
Nov 18, 2014
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Ramsey Lewis’ “Les Fleur” is pure 60’s psychedelia fused with jazz on an orchestral scale.

Song of the Day: Pharcyde “Runnin’ (Altered Tapes Remix)”

Posted by: DJ D-Mac
Nov 14, 2014
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Chicago-based production duo Altered Tapes deliver a fresh bossa nova take on The Pharcyde’s hip-hop classic “Runnin’.”

Song of the Day: Eli Escobar “NY So Hi”

Posted by: DJ Meistro
Nov 05, 2014
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“NY So Hi” is the lead single off of NYC DJ/producer Eli Escobar’s debut album.