Nappy DJ Needles, the mad scientist behind last years “A Tribe Called Kast” blend mix,  is back with another set of head nodding, left field blends featuring the vocals of the late Notorious B.I.G and instrumentation from Phonte and Nicolay’s debut as The Foreign Exchange, “Connected.” “Just a lil something to celebrate the 20th anniversary […]

Amerigo Gazaway continues his creative management of a musical fantasy league where he pairs up the best voices of contrasting eras and genres. In his latest “mash-up” he pairs Yasiin Bey (aka the Mighty Mos Def) and the legendary Marvin Gaye for a soul stirring collection called “Yasiin Gaye: The Departure (Side One).” Amerigo Gazaway’s […]

When Beyonce’s early Christmas present dropped a million downloads ago, a common response to the particular song, “Rocket” was that it bore more than a passing resemblance to D’Angelo’s sensuous classic “Untitled.” Well, thanks to technology and some DJ’s skill, your ears can now imagine what both baby-makers would sound like riding out side-by-side. Mash-up master […]

Kanye West knows drama. It’s hard to click through a movie trailer without hearing some music performed or produced by Kim K’s baby daddy. In fact, after listening to his latest album “Yeezus” we are more than convinced that it’s the soundtrack to the pending zombie apocalypse. “It’s just me and my bad bitch/ So you […]