DJ Premier Laces Big Shug with Tough-As-Nails Album Single, “Still Big”

It’s a Gang Starr Foundation celebration on “Still Big,” the tough-as-nails new single from Big Shug that features DJ Premier’s signature head-nodding production and scratching. And to make the cipher complete, Premo laces the hook with a Guru (RIP) sample from Gang Starr’s classic, “Put Up or Shut Up.” The track stems from Shug’s upcoming album, […]

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“Lookout” for the New Homeboy Sandman Featuring Your Old Droog & Quelle Chris

Picasso claimed that the purpose of art is to wash the “dust of daily life off our souls.” Homeboy Sandman asks on Dusty, “Why would I complain when I’m alive making art?” In the course of his Mello Music debut, the Queens virtuoso answers himself with 15 soul-assessing confessionals that sweep the entropy and daily static, […]

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