I Left My Wallet in El Segundo #ATribeCalledQuest

“I Left My Wallet in El Segundo” is the debut single from A Tribe Called Quest’s debut album People’s Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm. It contains a sample of “Funky” by The Chambers Brothers as the main hook. All of the music video is narrated. The group is at a police station and […]

Tequila Sunrise #CypressHill

Classic track taken from Cypress Hill IV, the eponymous fourth studio album by American hip hop group Cypress Hill, released on October 6, 1998 by Ruffhouse and Columbia Records. The skeletons on the cover are posing as the three wise monkeys (see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil). Rapper Barron Ricks was featured […]

Concrete Schoolyard #Jurassic5

Quality Control is the second studio album by American hip hop group Jurassic 5. It was released through Interscope Records on June 20, 2000. At Metacritic, which assigns a weighted average score out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, Quality Control received an average score of 77 out of 100 based on 17 reviews, […]

The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly) #MissyElliot

“The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly)” is a 1997 hit song recorded by American rapper Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott. It was written and composed by Don Bryant, Bernard “Bernie” Miller, Elliott, and producer Timbaland for her debut album Supa Dupa Fly (1997) and contains a sample of Ann Peebles’ 1973 single “I Can’t Stand the Rain”, whose […]

Travellin’ Man #DJHonda #MosDef

Classic collaboration between DJ Honda & Mos Def that led to this amazing hip hop track which easily withstands the test of time. Pure hip hop at its finest. With the success of h, DJ Honda album released in U.S. and Japan Versions, DJ Honda makes a quantum leap from his debut album to his […]

Can You Feel Me #DruDown

Can You Feel Me is the third studio album released by rapper Dru Down. It peaked at #54 at the Billboard 200 chart, and #14 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop albums chart. Danyel Robinson (born September 14, 1969), better known by his stage name Dru Down is an American rapper and actor from Oakland, California. […]

Guerillas In Tha Mist #DaLenchMob

Guerillas in tha Mist is the debut studio album by American hip hop group Da Lench Mob, who originally appeared on Ice Cube’s debut solo album, AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted. The titular “Guerillas in tha Mist” was a hit at the release of the album, which also appears in the video game Grand Theft Auto: San […]

Black Superman #AboveTheLaw

Classic hip hop track taken from Uncle Sam’s Curse, the third studio album by American hip hop group Above the Law. It was released on July 12, 1994 and served as the last group’s record on Ruthless Records before they were dropped from the label after the death of its founder Eazy-E. The album peaked […]

Fight The Power #PublicEnemy

“Fight the Power” is a song by American hip hop group Public Enemy, released as a single in June 1989 on Motown Records. It was conceived at the request of film director Spike Lee, who sought a musical theme for his 1989 film Do the Right Thing. First issued on the film’s 1989 soundtrack, a […]

I’ll Be There for You/You’re All I Need to Get By #MethodMan #MaryJBlige

“I’ll Be There for You/You’re All I Need to Get By” is a Grammy Award-winning duet performed by rapper Method Man and R&B singer Mary J. Blige. The song is a remix of Method Man’s “All I Need” (which appears on his 1994 debut album Tical), with an interpolation of Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell’s […]