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By   |  30 July 2013 16:59 pm  |  
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Pete Rock and Camp Lo’s highly anticipated second installment of 80 Blocks From Tiffany’s has finally dropped. If you are into groovy tunes and strong lyrics, this one is for you. Check out Pete Rock featuring Mac Miller below, and much more after the jump…

 


 

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By   |  10 July 2013 11:23 am  |  Audio Audio
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Named after the absolute babe of an actress, Pete Rock and Camp Lo‘s “Meagan Good” is a boom-bap future classic

 

 

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By   |  4 March 2013 11:00 am  |  Reviews Reviews
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Weighing in at 17 hefty tracks, the album is best summarized as “The hardcore Hip-Hop with heart, like nitroglycerin/ The type of rap you feel in your cardiac/ The grimy, illmatical boom bap, mathematical goon rap” (“Truth”). It’s a mix of barbed wire for breakfast, tough guy lyricism, everyday wisdom, and personal meditations-all told through the meticulously calculated flows over timeless production and dynamic cuts. So without further adieu, we present you with The Grimy Awardshit the jump for the full review and Spotify album stream.

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By   |  5 February 2013 17:05 pm  |  Video Video
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Nottz and Pete Rock are undisputedly two of hip-hop’s greatest ever beatmakers, but they flex their bars (and show off a little acting skills) in the video to their “Turn It Up” collaboration, off Raw’s In My Mind EP.

 

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By   |  17 January 2013 19:52 pm  |  Audio Audio
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It’s been nearly 11 years since the release of Non Phixion’s acclaimed LP The Future Is Now knocked our socks off. As anyone familiar with that masterpiece would know, every song is a standout, however that Pete Rock produced jewel “If You Got Love” is somethin’ real special and is still good for a head bop any day of the week with that chilling Petula Clark sample. Well looks like the former 5714 Farragut Road resident has reunited with the Chocolate Boy Wonder on “Truth,” the latest leak off Ill Bill’s forthcoming LP, The Grimey Awards. Looks like this LP is shaping up to be quite a treat – hit the jump to peep the tracklist.

 

Via: Complex

 

Extensively, I studied Rakim and other emcees, eventually discovered I spit rather intensely/ Now I hear I am speakin’ to everybody that be listenin’, that hard core Hip-Hop at heart like nitroglycerin/ That type of rap you feel in your cardiac that drive mathematical goon rap…

 

 

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Greg Grease – “Forward”

 

 

If you’ve managed to get this far during the week, you probably deserve a break. And what good timing to introduce Greg Grease‘s latest video for “Forward”, a stripped down, less-is-more banger that doesn’t need to be overdramatic to get it’s point across. Directed by Adam Dunn as a part of his #LABB (Lights and a Backdrop) series, the visuals are as minimalistic as it gets, allowing the Grease, his DJ and his turntable to play centre stage. Check it out and be sure to pick up Greg Grease’s Black King Cole EP if you don’t already own it.

 

  1. Blu & Nottz (feat. Rashad) – “End of the World”
  2. CJ Fly (feat. A La $oul & Phife Dawg) – “Seek Well”
  3. Boldy James (feat. Earl Sweatshirt, Da$h & Domo Genesis) – “Reform School” (prod. by The Alchemist)
  4. Danny Brown (feat. Scrufizzer) – “Dubstep”
  5. Black Milk – “Dismal”
  6. Alterbeats (feat. Guilty Simpson & The Rockness Monstah) – “Fruit Punch”
  7. Snow Tha Product (feat. CyHi The Prynce) – “Hold You Down”
  8. Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – “Harold’s”
  9. Childish Gambino – “Yaphet Kotto”
  10. Stan Ipcus – “Wifey Material”
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