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Today in Hip-Hop History: MF DOOM Dropped His Fifth LP ‘MM…FOOD’ 15 Years Ago

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On this date in 2004, MF DOOM dropped his fifth full-length studio release MM..FOOD. Put out on the underground Rhymesayers Entertainment label, some songs from the project were previously released under the name Madvillian on another label. The album featured classic samples from several superhero cartoons including the Fantastic Four, Spiderman and Superman. The album […]

Mac Miller Recorded Full Album With Madlib Before His Death

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Late Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller reportedly recorded an entire album with famed producer Madlib before his untimely passing last year. Maclib, the reported name of the joint project, was created by the Cali-based producer and Miller sometime in 2018 and Thelonious Martin says that there is plenty of unreleased Mac Miller the fans would like […]

Today In Hip Hop History: MF DOOM Dropped His Fifth LP ‘MM…FOOD’ 14 Years Ago

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On this date in 2004, MF DOOM dropped his fifth full length studio release MM..FOOD. Put out on the underground Rhymesayers Entertainment label, some songs from the project were previously released under the name Madvillian on another label. The album featured classic samples from several superhero cartoons including the Fantastic Four, Spiderman and Superman. The […]

Happy Birthday To Renowned Hip-Hop Producer, The Late J Dilla

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The works of renowned hip-hop producer J Dilla or Jay Dee is one throws listeners into calm chills. Today (Feb. 7) the late producer would have turned 44 years old. Dilla has been a force to be reckoned with throughout the 90s due to his ability to craft a signature approach for hip-hop measures. It […]

Happy Birthday Madlib, The Man of Many Faces!

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Producing is a hallowed art form. The beat is Hip Hop’s life and soul, serving as a catalyst allowing an MC to reach the hearts and minds of their supporters. The yin to an MC’s lyrical yang, production is equally as important to rap as the rapper, although rarely recognized as such. On this day in […]

J Dilla’s “The Look” Streams From Upcoming Re-release of Jay Love Japan

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Ma Dukes is the illest—especially if you’re a J Dilla fan. The mother of the late, great rapper has steadily dropped his unreleased material over the past several years, including Dillatronic in October. The latest leaked posthumous track, “The Look,” comes from the upcoming re-release of Jay Love Japan, one of many since his 2006 passing. On April […]

Today in Hip Hop History: Madvillain Drops Madvillainy 12 Years Ago

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On this day in Hip Hop history, the infamous duo of the super villain MF DOOM and Hip Hop super producer Madlib joined forces to release their first collaborative project, Madvillainy. As a tandem, DOOM and Madlib make up the dastardly Madvillain, one of the most prolific two-man crews in rap. Released on Stones Throw […]

Nas Previews New J Dilla and Madlib Collab

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Last night, during  Nas‘ Mass Appeal showcase at SXSW, he shared some new music he has with J Dilla produced by Madlib.  The track, “The Sickness” features Jay Dee as well as production from Madlib and Dilla. Next month Mass Appeal is planning to release an album by the legendary Detroit producer J Dilla titled, The […]

Kanye West and Kendrick Lamar Have Collaborated Again

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It appears another Kanye West and Kendrick Lamar collaboration is on its way. Just days after the completed version of “No More Parties in L.A.” – which, as it turns out, samples Drake‘s uncle, Larry Graham – was released, Yeezy has shared a photo of the pair back in the studio together. “We just wanna thank […]

Here’s Kanye West’s New Song, “Real Friends,” Featuring Ty Dolla $ign

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Yeezy season is approaching upon us. Kanye West has dominated news headlines during the first week of the new year, dropping a Nike diss track, “Facts,” late on New Year’s Eve, and being confirmed as the headliner for New York City’s Governors Ball this June. In addition to that, this morning, Kim Kardashian announced that new […]