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10 Life Lessons I learnt from the Wu-Tang Clan

Back in 1997, the summer I turned 18, I was finishing school and I had no idea where I was heading. What I did know was that I loved Hip Hop and in particular the Wu-Tang Clan. The rap super group had just released their sophomore album ‘Wu-Tang Forever’ and it was a double disc […]

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Loud – Tape Proprieters

During the mid-Nineties there was one record label that carried a lot of clout within the rap industry and that was Loud Records. The roster of emcees and rap groups signed to Loud were some of the biggest and most popular acts at the time: Wu-Tang’s Raekwon, Method Man, Inspectah Deck, Big Pun, DJ crew […]

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Doo Wop – The New Testament

DJ Doo Wop is a legend in mixtape circles. A member of the Bounce Squad, Doo Wop delivered all of the latest and hottest tracks with each of his tapes and pioneered the freestyle intro. The New Testament is pretty thick with Queensbridge locals, but the rest of New York City get’s it’s shine too. […]