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DJ Iroc – Fat Joe 560 Halftime

Bronx native DJ Iroc put together the Halftime Mixtape for the promotion of Fat Joe’s (failed) clothing brand FJ560. Even if the clothing brand wasn’t that hot, this mixtape is fire. The cover lists DJ Iroc as a member of Puff Daddy’s Bad Boy Entertainment group, but that didn’t stop him from using his public relations […]

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NY Connection Perfection

Whilst clearing out my cellar the other day, I came across a shoe box full of old mixtapes I used to listen to religiously as a teenager. The contents dated back to a time I truly consider a “golden era” for rap music when creativity and energy levels were at a peak. Tapes date from […]

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DJ Rectangle Ill Rated (1995)

I’ve been searching through my stash of old Hip Hop mixtapes from the mid-Nineties and I stumbled upon this classic tape by DJ rectangle Ill rated released in 1995. I used to get my tapes from a record store called Experience in Lyon. This was the only legit store in town for crate diggers and […]