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Rev. Run – I Used To Think I Was Run (Music Video)

        Joseph Ward Simmons (born November 14, 1964), known by the stage name Rev. Run or DJ Run, is one of the founding members of the influential hip hop group Run–D.M.C.. He is also a practicing minister, known as Reverend Run. Simmons was born in Hollis, Queens, New York. He is the […]

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Snoop Dogg – Head Doctor (Music Video) (X Rated)

Dead Man Walkin’ Compilation album by Snoop Dogg Released October 31, 2000 Recorded 1993-1996 Genre West Coast hip hop, Gangsta rap,G-Funk Length 57:21 Label Death Row Producer Various Snoop Dogg compilation chronology Smokefest Underground (1998) Dead Man Walkin’ (2000) The Wash (2001) Dead Man Walkin’ is an album released by Death Row Records in 2000, composed of archived Snoop Dogg recordings but was not […]

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The D.O.C. – It’s Funky Enough (Music Video)

  “It’s Funky Enough” was the first single by American rapper, The D.O.C., from his 1989 debut album, No One Can Do It Better. Background The song was produced by Dr. Dre and samples “Misdemeanor” by Foster Sylvers. The song has appeared on many video games such as Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, True Crime: Streets of LA andMadden 2005. Its line “Y’all ready for […]

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Tha Dogg Pound featuring Snoop Dogg – What Would You Do? (Music Video)

Tha Dogg Pound is a rap group made up of Daz Dillinger and Kurupt. They were signed to Death Row Records in their early careers and were key to the label’s success. The group made their 1992 rap debut on Dr. Dre‘s The Chronic, on various songs. They also appeared on Snoop Dogg‘s debut album Doggystyle, and the Death Row soundtracks Murder Was The Case and Above The […]

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Bone Thugs N Harmony – East 1999 (Music Video)

“East 1999” is Bone Thugs-n-Harmony‘s fourth single released in 1995 from their album E. 1999 Eternal. The video showed dark themes, and has several mystic suggestions. Track listings Official version “East 1999” (LP Version) (4:21) “East 1999” (U-Neek’s Last Dayz Remix) (4:26) “Buddah Lovaz” (LP Version) (5:43) Verse 1 – Layzie Bone Verse 2 – Krayzie Bone Verse 3 – Bizzy Bone Verse 4 […]

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South Central Cartel – Ya Getz Clowned (Music Videos)

‘N Gatz We Truss is the second studio album by American rap group South Central Cartel. It was released May 10, 1994 on South Central Cartel’s G.W.K. Records and distributed by Def Jam Recordings.   The album was produced by DJ Gripp, DJ Kaos, Havikk, L.V. and Prodeje. It peaked at number 4 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and at number 32 on the Billboard 200.[2] One single, “Gang […]

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South Central Cartel – Gang Stories (Music Video)

  ‘N Gatz We Truss is the second studio album by American rap group South Central Cartel. It was released May 10, 1994 on South Central Cartel’s G.W.K. Records and distributed by Def Jam Recordings.   The album was produced by DJ Gripp, DJ Kaos, Havikk, L.V. and Prodeje. It peaked at number 4 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and at number 32 on the Billboard 200.[2] One single, […]

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8Ball and MJG – Pimp Hard (Uncut) (Music Video)

        8Ball & MJG is an American rap duo from Memphis, Tennessee. The two rappers Premro “8Ball” Smith (born 1972) and Marlon James “MJG” Goodman (born 1971) met at Ridgeway Middle School in 1980. Career 8Ball & MJG first appeared on the rap scene with their 1992 underground album Listen To The Lyrics. In 1993, they released Comin’ Out Hard on Suave House Records, the […]

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E40 – I Hope I Don’t Go Back (Music Video)

The Element of Surprise is the fourth studio album by American rapper E-40, released August 11, 1998 on Jive and Sick Wid It Records. The album features production by Ant Banks, Bosko, Mike Mosley, Rick Rock, Sam Bostic, Studio Ton & Tone Capone. It peaked at number 4 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and at number 13 on the Billboard 200. The album features guest performances by fellow members […]

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415 – Lifestyle As A Gangsta (Music Video)

415 was an American hip hop group that formed in Oakland, California in 1988. The group was composed of rappers Richie Rich and D-Loc, and producers DJ Daryl and J.E.D. 1988–1991: 41Fivin and Nu Niggaz on Tha Blokkk The group takes its name from the telephone area code 415, which originally served San Francisco and […]

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LL Cool J – Doin It (Music Video)

“Doin It” is the second single from LL Cool J’s sixth album, Mr. Smith, and was released on January 20, 1996 for Def Jam Recordings. Based around a sample of Grace Jones’ “My Jamaican Guy”, it also featured LeShaun, production from Rashad “Ringo” Smith and LL Cool J, with Erick Sermon producing the remix. “Doin’ […]

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KRS One – MC’s Act Like They Don’t Know (Music Video)

“MC’s Act Like They Don’t Know” is a song from KRS-One’s 1995 eponymous album. It contains production from DJ Premier that samples “Yesterdays” by Clifford Brown, and interpolates “The Breaks” by Kurtis Blow. Its lyrics deal with how lots of rappers who achieve positive chart positions and other commercial awards cannot perform well live. Ironically, […]

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The Last Poets with Pharoah Sanders – This is Madness (Music Video)

The Last Poets is a group of poets and musicians who arose from the late 1960s African American civil rights movement’s black nationalist thread. Their name is taken from a poem by the South African revolutionary poet Keorapetse Kgositsile, who believed he was in the last era of poetry before guns would take over. The […]

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Hard 2 Obtain – L.I. Groove

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Frost featuring A.L.T. and O.G. & Genius – Eastside Rendezous

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