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BAAAck In The Day

Time's Up

Artist OC
Year 1994
By Clyde Mason | 01 February 2011
Published in: BAAAck In The Day
Oh Shittttttttt!!!!! From the golden year of the nine square. Pure hip hop indulgence.There ain't a Hip Hop head anywhere that don't feel this. Classic in every way. Continue>

The World Is Listening

Artist Akua Naru
Year 2010
By Mark Devlin | 17 January 2011
Published in: BAAAck In The Day
As I trawl through the endless glut of download links and mp3 attachments, I often find myself panicking that I've lost the ablity to spot a hot tune, as an unfeasible amount of new music just sounds mediocre at best. Then, a joint like this jumps out and knocks me between the eyes, and I'm reassured that the quality control is still there. Continue>

My World

Artist OC
Year 1997
By Mark Devlin | 14 December 2010
Published in: BAAAck In The Day
"I snatch a star from the sky, spark up a la with it. You stand astounded wondering how I did it". Just one of many lines that set this keynote gem from OC's 1997 album 'Jewelz' apart from the average run--of-the-mill filler. Continue>


Artist K Solo
Year 1990
By Andrew Kay | 08 December 2010
Published in: BAAAck In The Day
Back in 1990, EPMD's loose collective known as the Hit Squad produced the rapper known as K-Solo. Solo was a native of Central Islip in Long Island and appeared on EPMD's second album before making his own mark with 'Tell the World My Name,' his first album, and this, his first single, 'Spellbound,' on Atlantic. Continue>


Artist A Tribe Called Quest/ Leaders Of The New School
Year 1991
By Mark Devlin | 18 November 2010
Published in: BAAAck In The Day
Despite the multitude of solo joints he's laced since, Busta Rhymes' fierce cameo on 'Scenario' is still hailed by many a hip-hop head as his finest on-track moment, and the section still gets spins to this day. (Dude looks about 14 in this vid, too!) Continue>
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