Sean Price & Illa Ghee – Good Lobster feat. Royal Flush Too $hort – Don’t Shoot feat. Schoolboy Q & Joyner Lucas Nine – Breathe feat. Kool G Rap & Smoothe Da Hustler Planet Asia – Mini Mansions feat. Rosati Royce Da 5’9 – Stay Woke feat. Ashley Sorrell Freeway – Cocaine White (feat. Fat Joe) Black Thought – Making a Murderer (feat. Styles P) Tragedy – Renoir Repertoire (feat. Hus Kingpin, Rozewood & Smoovth) Black Sheep – My Right Brain Phonte – Expensive Genes Kool G Rap & 38 Spesh – Upstate To Queens DJ Muggs – Assassination Day feat. MF DOOM & Kool G Rap
Back with an hour long episode to make up for your waiting… Enjoy!
Lord Rakim Radio Show #33 – Dec 2020
01-ILL BILL & NEMS (GORILLA TWINS) – Adios ft. Immortal Technique & DV Alias Khryst 02-Craig G – Away From Me 03-K-Rino – Mind Marathon 04-Rapsody – Oprah (Feat. Leikeli47) 05-Eto & Flee Lord – Triangle Offense feat. Willie The Kid 06-CMW – No Reason feat. Tre Legend 07-Westside Gun feat Curren$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
The rap music family has been hit with a double tragedy as, once again, two young artists, XXXTentacion and Jimmy Wopo, have had their life taken away far too soon (7:39). As the details emerge and it appears to be a robbery motive behind the killing of XXX, Lord Jamar questions why there is a tendency amongst young Black entertainers to move around with bags full of money (11:15)? Continue reading →
Lord Jamar and Rah Digga continue the “Hiphop Conversations” series with another spirited debate on the legacy Lil’ Kim left in the game (0:42) before Lord Jamar names his top female MCs (8:57). Acknowledgement is given to the groups that shaped hiphop (26:54), the most impactful men of hiphop (50:31), as well as showing some love to acts from other regions besides New York (53:48). Continue reading →
Black Thought recruits Big Daddy Kane, Kool G Rap, Craig G, Royce 5 9, Pharoahe Monch, Freeway and Smiff N Wessun to perform DJ Marley Marl’s The Symphony, during his live mixtape with J. Period at the 2016 Roots Picnic in New York City.
Between his guest verses on PRhyme’s “Wishin II” and Freddie Gibbs’ “Extradite,” not to mention scoring a Grammy for the Hamilton album, Black Thought has been on a nice little run lately. Tariq Trotter’s hot streak continues today as he drops a new solo song called “Making a Murderer,” featuring fellow rap legends Styles P and 9th Wonder. Drawing inspiration from Netflix‘s hit series, Thought and Ghost dice up 9th’s clattering production and leave no evidence behind — only there’s no question who the culprits are here. Continue reading →