23 beats & rhymes from the basement of Soul Brother #1 - Pete Rock. The master of the SP-1200 drum machine and Technics 1200 turntables who created much of the sound of golden era Hip Hop. Discover him here with classics, rarities, instrumentals, and collabos with Heavy D, Cl Smooth, Ed O.G., Masta Ace, Guru, Jeru the Damaja, Tony Touch, Large Professor, 9th Wonder, Leela James & more!
Take a melodic journey through the concrete jungle of New York with the vocalist and Hip Hop piano virtuoso Alicia Keys. Loaded with remixes and special mixes plus friends like Nas, Notorious BIG, Common, Mos Def, Drake, and Kanye.
A collection of works from one the most profound songwriters and recording artists of our time - Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds. Get in touch with the Cool in You with the master of the Grown n' Sexy sound.
Includes works with: The Deele, After 7, Quincy Jones, Toni Braxton, SWV, Mariah Carey, Karyn White, Cherrelle, Pebbles, Jay-Z, Foxy Brown and more!
Part 2 of the salute to Hev-D. An even deeper exploration into his amazing career including rare and never released works, new releases, reggae selections, live versions and Andre Harrell and Uptown Records classics. Includes collaborations with: Super Cat, Barrington Levy, Anthony Hamilton, Quincy Jones, Brandy, Mary J. Blige, Diddy, Notorious BIG, Lauryn Hill, Biz Markie, Dres from Black Sheep, Marley Marl, 9th Wonder & More!
Take a peaceful journey of love, fun and Hip Hop with Mr. Big Stuff - Heavy D. Recordings from The Hevster's 1987 debut as Heavy D. & The Boyz spanning his entire career. Includes production credits and collaborations with: Lost Boyz, Q-Tip, J. Dilla, Pete Rock, Teddy Riley, Eddie F., Al B. Sure!, Aaron Hall, K-Ci & JoJo, Notorious BIG, 2Pac, Grand Puba, Monifah, Soul IV Real, Janet Jackson and more!
23 tracks that show why we'll always have a special place in our heart for the Overweight Lover Heavy D!
Ghetto experiences expressed through poetry by prolific artists of different styles and times...Donny Hathaway, George Benson, Bill Withers, BB King, War, Too Short, Snoop Dogg, Alicia Keys, Damian Marley & more!
The Blues, Jazz & Folk sound of Nina Simone - house remixes and original recordings of the icon who interpreted black identity for the masses in its sweetest and rawest forms and insired a generation of modern artists like Erykah Badu & Jill Scott.
Be inspired and educated by rap that goes beyond bling and ballin' - the princess of truth and righteousness Hip Hop - Lauryn Hill. From her early years as a Fugee with Wyclef and Pras to her prolific solo works and later collaborations with Carlos Santana, Joss Stone, Aretha Franklin, D'Angelo, & Ziggy Marley.
"Welcome to Atlanta" where the player's play...the definitive So So Def Recordings sound from the early days with Da Brat and Kriss Kross to now. Let one of the south's most influential producers, Jermaine Dupri, show you how to party in ATL along with many So So Def All-Stars like: Nelly, St. Lunatics, Chingy, Jagged Edge, Bow Wow, Usher, Tyrese, Mariah Carey, Xscape, Ghost Town DJs and More!
Enjoy the sounds of "Jilly from Philly" through Hip Hop, Harmony and Spoken Word. Joined by her partners: The Roots, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Anthony Hamilton, Lupe Fiasco, Mos Def & Common and including choice soulful house remixes - Jill lays down street wisdom from a modern black queen's perspective over deep tracks.
Non-stop real Hip-Hop from the New York City girl - Lyte the MC. Rock with the best, from her early years as the jewel of the First Priority Music Label with Audio Two, Alliance, Positive K and company to some of her later releases and current solo heat and collabos......L-Y-L-L-Y-T-E!
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