Great show!!! I was buggin when Blueprint broke down how DOOM was jacking hiphop basslines for songs…. I did recognize most of the melodic samples before hand like Jeffrey Osbourne…. Illogica kinda pissed me cuz he couldn’t fathom DOOM coming up with the persona bit w/o reading 48 Laws of Power… hell RZA, GZA & Kool Keith had already done it so it wasn’t even new when DOOM did it… I’ve seen ppl say he got the idea from Kool Keith…. yeah gotta finish this next MF DOOM inspired ep of LR Radio..
The hip-hop community was dealt a big blow with the passing of iconic rapper MF DOOM last week. And while MF DOOM was one of the dopest rappers and lyricists of his era, there was a lot more that went into his success than his talent. In fact, his marketing was one of the biggest factors in his success. In this episode of the most infamous podcast on planet earth, Blueprint and Illogic break down the genius marketing behind the amazing career of MF DOOM.
Godcast Episode 152: One of the early breakout stars of Rap who’s style of music was as aggressive as his appearance was intimidating – decked out in a leather rasta hat and gold fronts, Bronx bred emcee, Just-Ice joins the chat.
Yanadameen Godcast episode #147: Former editor in chief of The Source, star and producer of reality TV shows, The Gossip Game, Love & Hop Hip NY, Growing Up Hip Hop New York, Kim Osorio joins the chat.
Godcast Episode 150: Our relationship with food plays a big part in our health and overall lives. How we think about food is complicated and full of misconceptions. Let’s try and set therefore straight. Vegan bodybuilder Torre Washington joins the chat.
On today’s episode N.O.R.E & DJ EFN chop it up with the legendary #MicGeronimo.
Being the first hip-hop artist signed to TVT / Blunt Recordings, Mic Geronimo released his classic debut album “The Natural” which featured his friend and legendary recording artist Royal Flush and production by Irv Gotti, Buckwild and more.
On this episode Mic Geronimo discusses the good and bad side of the music industry and working with legends like JAY Z, DMX, Diddy, Ja Rule & The Lox. Mic Geronimo shares incredible stories about #Tupac and how he built a close friendship with him.
DC Alumni Royal Flush & Capone also join the conversation. This episode of Drink Champs is a special one, as it features three guests who are part of a legacy that helped start an underground movement in hip-hop. This movement would eventually move hip-hop in a certain direction and never looked back. #DrinkChamps
One of the most requested artists in the history of “Drink Champs,” Busta Rhymes finally joins us for an incredible conversation. Busta shares his hip hop journey by discussing attending the same high school as JAY-Z and The Notorious B.I.G. to the creation of Leaders of the New School. The rapper also opens up about the legendary Chuck D giving him the name “Busta Rhymes.” Creating some of hip hop’s most historic albums, Busta reveals stories about working with iconic recording artists like Janet Jackson and Mariah Carey to name a few. Spliff Star joins the conversation to talk about his and Busta’s electrifying performances, the evolution of Flipmode Squad and more! Be sure to check out Busta Rhymes’ new album ‘Extinction Level Event 2: The Wrath of God’ available on all streaming platforms! #BustaRhymes #DrinkChamps #HipHop
In this episode of #DrinkChamps, N.O.R.E & DJ EFN drink it up with The Yardfather aka #Saigon. The guys discuss idols becoming rivals, “Love & Hip Hop,” creating positive music, working on the hit television show “Entourage,” working with Just Blaze, JAY-Z and a lot more! #LoveandHipHop
Back with an hour long episode to make up for your waiting… Enjoy!
Lord Rakim Radio Show #33 – Dec 2020
01-ILL BILL & NEMS (GORILLA TWINS) – Adios ft. Immortal Technique & DV Alias Khryst 02-Craig G – Away From Me 03-K-Rino – Mind Marathon 04-Rapsody – Oprah (Feat. Leikeli47) 05-Eto & Flee Lord – Triangle Offense feat. Willie The Kid 06-CMW – No Reason feat. Tre Legend 07-Westside Gun feat Curren$y & Benny the Butcher – 13. Lucha Bros 08-Smoke DZA 04. Perspective feat. Cory Gunz & Shoota 93 09-Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – Cataracts 10-Skyzoo feat Styles P – Carry the Tradition 11-Your Old Droog – Pravda feat Mach-Hommy, El-P, Tha God Fahim, Black Thought 12-Boldy James – Welcome To 76 13-1982 (Statik Selektah & Termanology) – Relatable Ft. Kota The Friend & C.J. Fly
One of the most soulful voices of our time shares his gift with us on this week’s episode. Anthony Hamilton sits down with the cast to talk about the uniqueness of his family and what fatherhood has taught him. He shares his journey in the music industry and reminisces about his days on tour with Banner and Scott. Hear what he’s been up to since the pandemic and his upcoming projects.