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Gil Scott Heron – Home is Where the Hatred Is (DJ Rashad Remix)

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From DJ Rashad comes a remix of a soulful classic by Gil Scott. Not only did DJ Rashad nail his signature Footwork style bassline, but he made sure to get inspired by the original track by Gil Scott Heron, with his cymbals timed out to resemble the original track. He added his original effects into […]

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Kraftwerk – It’s More Fun to Compute (TRAXMAN Remix)

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From Traxman comes a Teklife Chicago Footwork remix of the roots of Hip Hop itself. Listen to his awesome arrangements as the track is reimagined all over again through his work of great sample arrangements to go along with the Chicago Footwork style percussions. Kraftwerk‘s technological compositions really does go well together with the Teklife […]

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Wu Tang Clan – C.R.E.A.M. (DJ Rashad x DJ Spinn x Taso Remix)

by zatoon

The Teklife Crew presents an awesome Chicago Footwork remix of everybody’s favorite Wu Tang clan’s classic. This track samples Charlemagne’s original track As Long As I’ve Got You, and lays over vocals sampled out from the clan. The three musketeers of the Teklife Chicago Footwork pioneers dangerously samples the Wu Tang clan for sophisticated dance rhythms that […]

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Ghost Town DJs – My Boo (Wave Racer Remix)

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Wave Racer is on top of his game with his remix of My Boo by the Ghost Town DJs. A classic 90s throwback revamped with genius sampling to fit his future bass style, Wave Racer did a fantastic job on updating this classic R&B track for the modern music lover. Check the part out when […]

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Kurtis Blow – The Breaks (Ourvais Remix)

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The Breaks, a classic track from when Hip Hop was in it’s infancy and was absolutely brilliant, gets a modern makeover by the producer Ourvais. Keeping the bassline, Ourvais takes us in for a treat by chopping up the original song by Kurtis Blow by carefully chopping up samples to isolate vocals out. What is […]

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T. Moses – Be Your Girl (DJ Yolo Bear Remix)

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If you think there are no good throwbacks left from the two thousands, check this DJ Yolo Bear remix of Teedra Moses’ classic from LuckyMe records. Amping up the original, smooth and romantic love song with explicit straight forward samples that ought to be censored out if it was in the original, this modern jersey […]

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Stray Shots: 5 Reasons Why Tupac, Not Biggie, Has Dominated Hip Hop Since Their Deaths

by Zatoon

By URAL GARRETT Posted Friday May 22, 2015 Today we explore why B.I.G. hasn’t dominated Hip Hop’s legacy conversation like Tupac. Once upon a time in a universe far, far away, HipHopDX used to host blogs. Through Meka, Brillyance, Aliya Ewing and others, readers got unfiltered opinions on the most current topics in and beyond […]

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Sweater Beats – The Limit

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Throwback lovers will surely enjoy this track. Here’s a remix of Chaka Khan’s Through the Fire, sampled by Kanye West in the track Through the Wire, titled The Limit. Fans of both songs will surely have chills down their spines as the awesomely composed remix sends heavenly composed high hats right into their earbuds. A […]

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Peace, Paint and Skateboarding behind the West Bank separation wall

by Zatoon

Skateboarding and art allow Palestinian youth living behind the West Bank separation wall to connect with a borderless community. Skating and painting take kids beyond barriers with the opportunity to define themselves not only as Palestinians but also as skaters and artists. This project was made possible by a dedicated team of local/international volunteers and […]

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STEEL & REYES in San Francisco

by Zatoon

From painting to pizza, San Fransisco has got it all. And no one knows this better then locals Steel and Reyes. Check out their latest SF adventures and let them wet your appetites for colour and culinary delights.

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