The Pick, the Sickle and the Shovel #Gravediggaz

I bought my first official hip hop items back in the late 80’s and ended up with a room filled of classic hip hop. Some years ago my girlfriend, now wife,  proposed me to come out with my collection and share it with the world. So I did and hiphopcollector.com was born. I will randomly […]

Dr. Dre & Snoop Doggy Dogg #tapes

I bought my first official hip hop items back in the late 80’s and ended up with a room filled of classic hip hop. Some years ago my girlfriend, now wife,  proposed me to come out with my collection and share it with the world. So I did and hiphopcollector.com was born. I will randomly […]

What They Do #TheRoots

Classic single taken from Illadelph Halflife, the third studio album by American hip hop band The Roots, released September 24, 1996 on Geffen Records. It features a tougher and broader sound than their previous album, Do You Want More?!!!??! (1995). The album also contains integration of programmed drums and guest contributions by R&B musicians such […]

Dilated Peoples Worst

Worst Comes to Worst #DilatedPeoples

Dilated Peoples is an American hip hop group from Los Angeles, California. They achieved notability in the underground hip hop community, although they have had little mainstream success in the US, with the exception of the song “This Way”, a 2004 collaboration with Kanye West, Xzibit, Chali 2na and John Legend appearing in the music […]

Part 2 #Method Man #Redman

From the 2001 Soundtrack: “How High” Method Man & Redman (also referred to as Meth & Red, Red & Mef, John Blaze and Funk Doc or Funk Doctor Spock and Johnny Blaze) are an American hip hop duo, composed of East Coast rappers Method Man (of Wu-Tang Clan) and Redman (of Def Squad). They are […]

Whateva Man #Redman

“Whateva Man” is the second single released for Redman’s third album, Muddy Waters. It is a mellow track produced by and featuring Erick Sermon, although he is not in the video. Method Man and Keith Murray appear in the video, although they are not on the song. It reached number 42 on the Billboard Hot […]

Dear Mama #2Pac

“Dear Mama” is a song by American hip hop recording artist 2Pac, released on February 21, 1995 as the lead single from his third studio album, Me Against the World (1995). The song is a tribute to his mother, Afeni Shakur. In the song, Shakur details his childhood poverty and his mother’s addiction to crack […]

Lowrider #CypressHill

“Lowrider” is the second single by Cypress Hill from the album Stoned Raiders. The song is featured in the British TV series Soccer AM. The song was the second part of the double A-Side single it shared with “Trouble” in Europe. “Lowrider” was not released until February elsewhere.   On the album, there is a […]

Wu-Tang Clan

Wu-Tang Clan is an American hip hop group from Staten Island, New York City, originally composed of East Coast rappers RZA, GZA, Ol’ Dirty Bastard, Method Man, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, Inspectah Deck, U-God and Masta Killa. Longtime collaborator Cappadonna became a member in 2007. The Wu-Tang Clan has released four gold and platinum studio albums. […]

Tupac Shakur (Jun 16, 1971 – Sep 13, 1996)

Tupac Amaru Shakur born Lesane Parish Crooks (June 16, 1971 – September 13, 1996), also known by his stage names 2Pac and Makaveli, was an American rapper and actor. Shakur sold over 75 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists of all time. His double-disc albums All Eyez on Me (1996) […]