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Pete Rock Releases New Single ‘Rejoice’ From Forthcoming ‘PeteStrumentals 3’

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After appearing on the “Intro” track on Busta Rhymes’s new ELE 2: The Wrath Of God album, it’s time to “Rejoice,” again, as its new Pete Rock! Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information For the last 30 years, Pete Rock has produced some of Hip-Hop’s most celebrated sounds. Amid a Grammy Award-winning career that includes production, rapping, and […]

Pete Rock Announces New Album ‘PeteStrumentals 3’ and Releases New Single “Say It Again”

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For the last 30 years, Pete Rock has produced some of Hip-Hop’s most celebrated sounds. Amid a Grammy Award-winning career that includes production, rapping, and DJ’ing, he now expands his repertoire by forming The Soul Brothers. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information With his forthcoming PeteStrumentals 3 album, Pete takes one of the most trusted franchises in Hip-Hop […]

Skyzoo and Pete Rock Set to Release ‘Retropolitan’ Album

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The combination of Skyzoo and Pete Rock will align for the new album Retropolitan. The effort is set to be produced by Pete Rock in its entirety and will be available to fans on September 20. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The new album will bring in Styles P, Benny The Butcher, Conway The Machine, […]

Pete Rock Gets Politically Correct With ‘Shots Fired’ Short Film

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Hardcore Hip-Hop fans got a treat for Record Store Day 2019 this past April in the form of Pete Rock’s latest album Return of the SP1200, an instrumental LP comprised of rare beats produced between 1990 and 1998. Adding even more appeal to the project, the legendary producer just released a short film titled Shots […]

Pete Rock Makes Shocking Revelation About Trump’s MAGA Hats

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It took Grammy Award winning producer Pete Rock to show the rest of the world the true meaning of U.S. President Donald Trump’s infamous red “Make America Great Again” hats. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information With a simple, reverse respelling, the Mount Vernon native posted on IG what all of the relevant personalities on IG […]

The Art Of The Production Album

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The Nas classic Illmatic showed how you can hand pick an all-star line up of producers to craft a soundscape that can perfectly fit the picture that the lyricist is trying to make. But what happens when a producer tries to do the same and assemble a line up of different rappers to make their […]

Happy Birthday To “The Overweight Lover” Heavy D (R.I.P.)

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On this day in Hip Hop history, “The Overweight Lover” Heavy D was born in Mandeville, Jamaica in 1967. If he were alive today, he’d be 51 years old. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Heavy D, born Dwight Errington Myers, moved to Mount Vernon, New York in the late 1970s. In the mid-1980s Heavy D […]

[WATCH] BET Airs The AZ Documentary ‘#20YrsLtr: Doe Or Die’

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Check out the intimate, tell-all documentary about the instantaneous career and the inception of AZ‘s debut album Do Or Die. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Two decades after the album’s release, producers from the album such as Pete Rock and DR Period speak on the making of the album while Nas speaks about his perception […]

The Episodes of Luke Cage Season 2 Are Named After Pete Rock and CL Smooth Tracks

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Marvel’s Luke Cage is widely acclaimed for its touch of classic hip-hop. The Netflix hit series will continue to honor 90s hip-hop in a highly emblematic way in its upcoming new season. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The creator and executive producer of Luke Cage, Cheo Hodari Coker, took to Twitter and casually expressed that […]

DJ Premier and Pete Rock Join Forces To Produce De La Soul’s New Album

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One of the many wonders of modern day hip-hop culture is seeing its most seasoned bodies active in crafting tunes that transform into the birth of fanbase fantasies. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information In the latest episode of the Rap Radar podcast, legendary hip-hop producer DJ Premier went into storytelling mode as he touched base […]

Hip Hop’s Generation Gap: Pete Rock VS. Waka Flocka

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For the past decade or so, the argument about the creative influence and overall recognition of the pioneers of Hip Hop being overlooked by the millenials has done nothing more than gain steam. The younger generation claims that they were abandoned by the pioneers, so if the music isn’t up to par, it’s the fault […]

Mobb Deep: 10 Hip-Hop Songs That Sampled ‘Shook Ones’

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Words by Ime Ekpo Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information You can not call yourself a hip-hop head if the Mobb hasn’t shaken you with the realness. Bombarded with a rigid lyrical approach and dense street mannered content, Mobb Deep’s “Shook Ones (Part II)” became instrumental in the 1995 resurgence of hardcore rapping for the east […]

Today In Hip Hop History: AZ Drops Debut ‘Doe Or Die’ Album 22 Years Ago

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On this date in 1995, Antonio Cruz aka AZ from Nas’ “Life’s A Bitch” fame, released his debut album ‘Doe Or Die’ on EMI Records. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Produced by legendary producers Pete Rock, DITC’s Buckwild, LES, D.R. Period as well as AZ himself, AZ was able to land the deal for this […]

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