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Hip-Hop Links July 8 2009

Wednesday, July 8th, 2009

A group called the Brown Bag Allstars have a new song out called All I Do. Brown Bag Allstars features Audible Doctor, J57(formerly JLOG1C), KONCEPT, Soul Khan, DJ GOO Punch, E Holla, Deejay Elemen who I think are from New York. The track features a sample from Friends Of Distinction covering the Beatle’s “And I Love Her.” Link via The Smoking Section

The best thing about the Jimmy Fallon Show is the Roots. The latest example of this is Mos Def performing the song “Casa Bey” with the Roots“Casa Bey” is off of Mos Def’s New album The Ecstatic.
Link via HipHop Flavas Blog has a list of the top 6 homophobic rap songs.

Former Bad Boy rapper Loon has converted to Islam and is taking it somewhat seriously..In the interview below, Loon is interviewed about his conversion to Islam.

B-Real and Damian Jr Gong Marley have a video out for a song they did together called Fire. The song is off the album off of B-Real’s Smoke N Mirrors albums.

5 Random Music Links

Tuesday, August 5th, 2008

More music on the blog. This looks like it will become a regular feature.

Here is a video of some guy calling himself Narduwar interviewing Shay and Pharell Williams of N.E.R.D. The interviewer seems to know a lot about them and be a little crazy.

Link via Elitaste and Metal Lungies

The Full Clip has a new song from Blu called Pour Me Another. Fun song worth the download. Smooth relaxing song.

A new song from GZA called Finance has leaked on to the internet. Gza flows off the track really well in this song. This song is leftover that did not make his new album Pro Tools.

The Full Clip has also recently posted a live performance of J Dilla’s work as interpreted by jazz artist Robert Glasper and Mos Def

The Meaning of continues to present interesting old hip-hop videos. Here is a video of a Much Music interview with the Fugees.