Damon "Dame" Dash's DD172 multimedia organization is steadily building momentum and a great roster of artists. Locksmith is one of those shining stars lacing another brutal track by the one and only Ski Beatz!
Back this week with a true heavy rhyme experience! I set the show off this week with a classic Pharcyde/Brand New Heavies track and run through more great music from SOUL KHAN, J57, GHOSTFACE KILLAH, ACTION BRONSON, FRESH VETZ, ASHER ROTH, SENOR KAOS, L.E.P. BOGUS BOYZ, HEAVY D feat. ANTHONY HAMILTON, JADAKISS and more.
Mick Boogie pays homage to RUN-DMC on the 25th anniversary of the release of their seminal album "Raising Hell".
1 6th Sense Intro
2 Rapper Big Pooh & Skillz – Run’s House (prod. Mick Boogie & nVMe)
3 Rapper Big Pooh Interlude
4 Tanya Morgan, 6th Sense & Nitty Scott, MC – Down With The King (prod. 6th Sense)
5 DJ Jazzy Jeff – Peter Piper f. Senor Kaos (prod. DJ Jazzy Jeff)
6 DJ Jazzy Jeff Interlude
7 Kidz In The Hall – Sucker MC’s (prod. Double 0)
8 GLC – Rock Box (prod. Makeshift)
9 GLC Interlude
10 Bun B, The Kid Daytona & Chip Tha Ripper – It’s Like That (prod. Amtrac)
11 Money Making Jam Boys – Beats To The Rhyme (prod. nVMe)
12 Sugar Tongue Slim – Interlude
13 Travis Porter – My Adidas (prod. Greg Street & FKi) [Bonus]
This professional chef turned MC from Flushing, Queens is making MAD noise with a commanding flow and witty punchlines. Action Bronson is quickly becoming a favorite among established artists and fans of gritty, independent hip hop. Check the video above, need I say more??
Earlier today @PeteRock released a few old school pictures on Twitter from an era long before the fame and accolades that both he and Heavy D received in hip hop. Pete Rock and Heavy D were cousins and Heavy D was the vessel for Pete Rock's entry into the music industry. The above are just a peek into their past as children. Big up to Pete for sharing these!