If you follow Lee Scott on Facebook, you might have noticed he’s recently started posting up some of his favourite classic rap albums and urging his younger fans to go and explore them if they’re not already familiar. Me and Lee have had a few little rap related chats of our own in the past and so I thought I’d use the current situation as an opportunity to pick his brains about his favourite rappers from back in the day, plus a few other little questions here and there. So via Twitter DMs, we delved into a whole bunch of original talent, including Redman, Likwit Crew, Company Flow and The Cenobites (the title of this piece is a reference to their track, How The Fuck You Get A Deal). To be honest we could have gone on a lot longer, so maybe we’ll try and squeeze another one out before normality returns. For now though, get stuck into this geek sesh.
Great video for the latest track from Brick City veteran, Redman. 1990 NOW is produced by Vinyl Frontiers. It’s available to stream and download from all the usual platforms.
Adult Swim have always been big rap advocates and this year is no different. There’s been the Run the Jewels affiliation, their Mello Music Group giveaways and a string of free singles. The latest of which features a pretty heavy trio of Masta Killa, Method Man and Redman. Therapy is the lead single from Masta Killa’s upcoming album Loyalty is Royalty, which is out soon on Nature Sounds. You can download this track for free over at Adult Swim right now and you can stream it below. Continue reading “Masta Killa ft. Method Man & Redman: Therapy”