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Mixtape; Hip Hop Is Read Presents: Fathers of Rap, Volume Four: Gil Scott-Heron (Featuring Songs Gil Scott Was Sampled For) Featuring: Common, Masta Ace, Mos Def, 2pac, Little Brother, Joell Ortiz, Q-Tip, The Game Kanye West, & Many More) (Free Download)

In the words of Abiodun Oyewole of The Last Poets, Gil Scott-Heron was “the link between ‘Trane and Malcolm X.” This juxtaposition is an interesting one – one which alludes to, arguably, the very genesis of hip hop: the culmination … Continue reading

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21 Controversial Acts Of Album Cover Art

The Jimi Hendrix Experience – Electric Ladyland (1968) The intended artwork for the UK version of the album did not arrive in time to press the album, so a cover of naked women lounging in front of a black background … Continue reading

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