9th Wonder Revisits “Threat” Collaboration with Jay-Z

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Grammy Award winning producer 9th Wonder took some time to recall his collaboration with Jay-Z for “Threat”, which made him much more known outside of his boom bap fanbase.   It is always interesting to get an inside look into how today’s timeless classics were patched up together. The sample used in the beat is R […]

Conférence Piu Piu à l’Université de Montréal [20 février – 19h]

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Depuis environ 2 ans, il y a quelque chose qui mijote dans la scène musicale montréalaise. Et ce n’est pas nécessairement les rappeurs qui portent le flambeau. Aujourd’hui, ce sont en grande partie les beatmakers, producteurs et pitonneurs professionnels sortant des sentiers battus qui font parler de la scène montréalaise à l’international. C’est un réseau […]

Smoke Rings – Snow [Official Video Clip]

Smoke Rings is back from their hiatus and just dropped the video clip for “Snow”, first single of their EP “Pavin’ the way Vol.1”. The group is composed of one MC (.nox) and one producer (HeathCliff Starks), and has a creative approach that encourages chemistry between the two. The rapper/producer duo formed in 2008 is part of […]

Rakim – Bring it on (Unreleased version)

This Is the original unreleased version of “Bring It On”, a recording Rakim made back in 1995 with producer Dominic Owen. Recorded @ High Class Studios, Brooklyn, New York. April 1995. [soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/74041986″ params=”” width=” 100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /]  

Jbeat [Neckbreakers] Connects Colombia and Taiwan

Jbeat from the Neckbreakers beat builder crew in Colombia is managing to make a name  for himself. Teaming up with Formosir, an emcee who works between Taiwan and Fullerton, California collaborated on a recent track and music video entitled “Don’t Feel Bad”. It was released on Christmas Eve and it also has been rumoured that […]