#DAVE CHAPPELLE

Dave Chappelle’s Radio City Music Hall Shows Are Going To Be Amazing

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It's been ten years since Dave Chappelle's Block Party and his return to New York City escalated quickly.

MIXTAPES

DJ Premier Breaks Down Hits From His ‘Audio-Biography’ With The L.A. Leakers

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On a mixtape called <em>Leaks That Collected Dust</em> for the Leakers' <em>Audio-Biography</em> series

PAPOOSE

DJ Premier Reinforces His Greatness With New Tracks For Lady Of Rage & Papoose

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The Gangstarr chemist always brings the best out of rappers.

The Primer Series

The Primer: 10 Gang Starr Songs Everyone Should Know

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2013/10/gang-starr-primer-lead.jpg"></a>Words By <a href="https://twitter.com/preezydakid">Preezy Da Kid</a> | Intro By <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/author/greg-whitt">Greg Whitt</a> An emcee from Boston and a DJ from Texas helped define New York Hip-Hop forever.

VIDEOS

Ready For A Nas Album Produced Completely By DJ Premier?

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In a recent interview over the weekend at A3C, DJ Premiere discussed Jay Z's "Pound Cake" verse, his regiment for making beats and the "obvious question," when, if ever, will we hear a full collaboration with Nas.

talib kweli

Marco Polo Feat. Talib Kweli & DJ Premier – “G.U.R.U.”

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Seeing as how Guru held down Hip-Hop down so heavy, it's only right hip-hop holds him back down with tribute tracks like Marco Polo's "G.

Notorious B.I.G.

Listen To What Biggie Would Have Sounded Like Over DJ Premier’s Production

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Politics and alliances came between DJ Premier and Notorious B.

MUSIC VIDEOS

Joey BadA$$ – “Unorthodox” Video

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Laid back NY upstart Joey Bada$$ gets animated in the video for <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2013/01/joey-badass-unorthodox">“Unorthodox.”</a> The grey, cold, streets of NY are saturated with color in the vibrant clip, directed by Coodie and Chike.

WU TANG CLAN

Did I Really Like This? Limp Bizkit’s “N 2 Gether Now”

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"N 2 Gether Now" was the closest I got to Nu-Metal, Rap Metal or whatever you want to call it.

MP3s

Big Daddy Kane – “28 Bars Of Kane” (Prod. by DJ Premier)

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"He made your D's silent like Django" Despite mixed reactions to the <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2012/12/new-air-jordan-28">upcoming Jordan Brand release</a>, the one-man brand delivers a new DJ Premier-produced Big Daddy Kane track to help win over any heads still on the fence over the 28th installment's futuristic design.

Music

Joey Bada$$ – “Unorthodox” (Prod. By DJ Premier)

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Joey Bada$$ gets labeled as a throwback, even though he's yet to turn 18.

VIDEOS

QoTD: What’s Your Favorite Organized Noize Song?

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It's been over six months since we blessed you with Out Of The Darkness: The Best Of Organized Noize but the music on the tape is timeless so the campaign continues.

Music

The iPod Shuffle – Gang Starr’s “Comin’ For Datazz”

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"Who's that lurkin in the dark with the hoodie strapped, Puffin on a blizz, mellow meditating black.

The Boom Bap

Listen To DJ Premier Rock The Boom Bap

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Remember back in July when we were talking about DJ Premier put on <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2012/07/dj-premier-the-boom-bap-nashville-2">a massive set in Nashville</a>.

SMOKE BREAK

DJ Khaled Feat. Scarface, Nas & DJ Premier – “Hip Hop” (Prod. By Justice League)

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Scarface and Nas, in many circles, are considered the greatest to ever do this thing we call Hip Hop.

The Boom Bap

Event Recap: DJ Premier Mesmerizes Nashville At The Boom Bap

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Days later, DJ Premier's performance in Nashville remains as a blur.


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