Classics / Canon edition of the DiS Hip-Hop Listening Club


#261

that colour grading is so on-brand they should have pulled a screengrab from it and gone back in time ro re-do the Hell on Earth cover and do it justice


#262

5 minutes of internet research and the Shipment is reinforced as king of intuitive rap trivia, congrats.

also of note:


#263

yes! the whole aesthetic feels very of its time. i was finishing up college when motion design was really popping off with this kind of thing so I was really into following music video production/design. wanted to do be a part of until I visited a design studio in LA who specialized in it… it looked like a sweatshop and the employees all looked 100% burnt out.


#264

this sounds awesome. never saw them live either :confused:


#265

that fictional rapper gory al gore could’ve gone in on these beats.
time mobb deep came to oxford, I went Cardiff for super furry animals for umpteenth time, instead.
big animal instinct vibe on this one, babyfather meditation…
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TXoeFJZQIGc


#266

#267

Nice. I like that Gino Sorcinelli guy. Got the playlist on now.


#268

Didn’t realise he did stuff for Kanye West.


#269

Make way…for fully-auto gun spray
You’re small prey, I’ll easily bait and trap game
This man is half mad scientist-half sane
Create a rhyme labyrinth like poisonous cannabis
Here, take a toke of this deadly rare vocalist
Overpower y’all, tiny noise like locusts
Like sunlight thru a magnifying glass I’ll focus and burn
A hole straight thru ya brain and leave ya open (Oh shit!)
And let the venom soak in
You start sweatin’ and goin’ thru convulsions from dope shit I writ


#270

#271

such a great vocal flip. probably havocs most wu sounding joint.


#272

Music peaked at Prodigy’s first verse on Hell On Earth


#273

yeah, i love this record but it’s not been on a midsummer tip for me


#274

that’s what the TI record was for.


#275

still bumping it


#276

got a radio edit of top back and been playing it daily for my kids to bounce to


#277

Got a new rap t-shirt


#278

On this particular revisit, More Trife Life is really standing out. Havoc holds his own, and love that weird creaking door sample.


#279

UGK - Ridin’ Dirty

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#280

Possibly my favourite track on it :+1: (although competition pretty tough)