R.A. The Rugged Man ft. Brother Ali & Masta Ace – The Dangerous Three [Video]

When you put together three of the illest lyricists out there, the result is never short of great. Though R.A. and Masta Ace bring the heat,  Brother Ali slightly outraps them both and shows he can be the most dangerous of the three. The simple yet addictive old school piano beat produced by Mr. Green is a perfect […]

Marco Polo feat. Rakim – What’s Wrong [unreleased track]

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Another gem that was trapped in development hell for a few years, Rakim’s 2009 collabo with Marco Polo “What’s Wrong” was premiered by Complex.com and made available on Soundcloud this week for free download. This should fix your craving for that good ole’ boom bap:   “What’s Wrong,” was supposed to appear on Rakim’s “Seventh […]

Ruste Juxx feat. Sarah Miller – Stand Strong [Video] prod. by The Arcitype

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Ruste Juxx teamed up with producer The Arcitype for the 15-track “V.I.C.” album, under AR Classic Records/Duck Down Music. On “Stand Strong” featuring Sarah Miller, they give off a strong old school NY anthem aesthetic. The anthem is definitely an ear-pleaser. The beat is catchy and it gives off an “Empire State Of Mind” vibe, with […]