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Essential Mixtape Alert: The Hood Internet Volume 7

Essential Mixtape Alert: The Hood Internet Volume 7

YO! This mix has been out since April, but I keep coming back to it over + over + OVER whenever I need a life boost. If you like Drake, Purity Ring, Danny Brown, Daft Punk, Justin Timberlake, Juicy J, Trinidad James, Action Bronson, Tame Impala, Dirty Projectors, Robyn….really, if you like ANY music at(…)

Because You Need to Watch the Flava in Ya Ear Remix Video Again

Because You Need to Watch the Flava in Ya Ear Remix Video Again

Nothing is better than getting a whole bunch of best-ever rappers together on a track. In recent times, “F*ckin Problems,” “Monster,” and “Huzzah (Remix)” are a few that have blown my mind. But back in 1994, Craig Mack evolved what De La Soul did with the “Buddy” remix in 1989 and made it harrrrrrrrrrrd. The(…)

The Banger Report: Vol. 5

The Banger Report: Vol. 5

OK, time to kick the bangers into overdrive. It’s almost summer! This first banger is so over-the-top bangerish that I would almost say it’s NSFW. Unless your workplace encourages people jumping off their desk, throwing file folders everywhere and knocking over water coolers, you may not want to listen to this song in the office(…)

Essential Mixtape Alert: The Peel Off Pregame

In the grand tradition of myself, I downloaded this mixtape over a month ago and just got around to listening to it today. And WHOA – I was blown away. I’ve been a fan of Mr. Muthafuckin eXquire since the first time I heard Lost in Translation last fall and now I know that the(…)