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Ron G – The Good, Bad n Ugly

Ron G is the creator of the blend – a technique where accapella vocals (usually RnB singers) are dubbed onto Hip Hop instrumentals to create exclusive remixes. On this mixtape, the Good Bad n Ugly, Ron G gives the listener a lesson in blending. On the rap side of things, there are a lot of big […]

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Tim Westwood Radio 1 Rap Show Feat. Funkmaster Flex & A Tribe Called Quest Summer 96

With a life split between England and France, I would often return to London during the holidays for a few weeks. My days were spent skating at Southbank or checking out graffiti around Ladbroke Grove while my nights were spent tuned into the various radio shows pumping the latest rap releases. Rodney P and Skitz […]

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DJ Enuff – Adobo! (Flava)

Time’s have definitely changed. Today’s definition of a mixtape often contradicts the original sense of the word by proposing a mish-mash of tracks by a single rapper or group instead of a wide variety of artists and styles. I mean, it’s great to have fifty-odd freestyles, exclusives and remixes by your favourite rapper on one tape but it […]