14 seconds into this one and you’re already hooked in by the bassline.
Then NC native Mark Steele goes on a rampage about most rappers all sounding the same.
You might have heard that concept before, but you aint heard it like this.
This cut comes from Mark’s ‘Empty Auditorium‘ mixtape available here.
“Aint No Thing” is the third video from the “Roll Wit Dis” album by DJ Dister.
As well as the master himself, the album features heavyweights KRS One, Kool Keith, Jeru The Damaja, and Kool J Rap amongst many others.
How’s that for a line up?
We’re suckers for a good story.
Check this one out.
While awaiting his first born child, the Brooklyn based DJ and producer (Rahlou), created Pillows after a chance encounter with Gummy Soul founder Wally Clark.
“I met Rahlou on the street in Atlanta,” says Clark. “He came up to me because of this Carla Thomas record he saw me holding. We hit it off immeadiatly, and a couple days later he called me, because he got a line on a collection his record dealer friend was giving away. When we showed up, this guy had 25 crates on his porch, that he just wanted gone. So we filled a Volvo station wagon up to the brim, and drove with stacks in our laps. And as we started going through the records, I began teaching him about how I made beats to help him transition from the MPC to the digital world.”
Check the results:
After this, Detroit’s The Stereo Boyz can definitely lay claim to dominating the Rocky/Hip-Hop niche audience :).
Who you got for best verse on this? We’re swaying towards Kid Boombox.
This track is the fourth single from their “Carz, Clubz & Theaterz” album.