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Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV

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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1641 » by Manhattan Project » Tue Jan 17, 2017 8:18 pm

Mike Tyson and Soulja Boy beef...? I swear you can't even defend this crap anymore.
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1642 » by Marty McFly » Tue Jan 17, 2017 11:10 pm

one of my favorite verses of all time.
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1643 » by Barcs » Wed Jan 18, 2017 8:39 pm

God I miss real hip hop.
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1644 » by Knickstape1214 » Sat Jan 21, 2017 6:09 pm



Besides recent Lupe, this is the best hip-hop song I've heard in a while I think*.

*For my taste*
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1645 » by Mecca » Sat Jan 21, 2017 9:30 pm

Knickstape1214 wrote:

Besides recent Lupe, this is the best hip-hop song I've heard in a while I think*.

*For my taste*

I couldn't get into this at all, personally.

I know you mentioned that you're more into music sonically now. I'd really recommend you checkout The Internet - Ego Death, NxWorries - Yes Lawd!
Both more r&b/soul than anything but some of the best music I've heard in the past few years.
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1646 » by Manhattan Project » Wed Feb 1, 2017 10:55 pm



At the end of the day I don't mind Belly, but when the mixtape came out this was one of the songs I was bumping. He finally did a video for this.
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1647 » by Mecca » Fri Feb 3, 2017 4:15 pm

I know Syd is more soul/R&B than rap, but I still count her as hip-hop.

Wow is all I have to say. Her voice is so angelic. Might be the most enjoyable album I've heard in quite some time. Syd is special man.
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1648 » by IllmaticHandler » Fri Feb 3, 2017 5:41 pm

BROOOOOOOOKLYN...


I also think Don Q is one of the nicest new dudes in the game when he on the right beat... When the beat is not suspect he sounds like how NY is supposed to.


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Post#1649 » by IllmaticHandler » Fri Feb 3, 2017 8:58 pm

New Raekwon

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Post#1650 » by Mecca » Fri Feb 3, 2017 8:59 pm

Big sean should write for Disney channel with his corny punch lines. New album so trash
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1651 » by Knicklyn718 » Fri Feb 3, 2017 9:04 pm

IllmaticHandler wrote:New Raekwon



this track is FiiiiiyaHHHHHH :rock:
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Post#1652 » by IllmaticHandler » Fri Feb 3, 2017 9:17 pm

Knicklyn718 wrote:
IllmaticHandler wrote:New Raekwon



this track is FiiiiiyaHHHHHH :rock:



Yeah he sounds like he did in his prime. I alway give rae that...he never strayed away from his style.


Rae is all these coke drug rap dudes father and a bunch of them dont know it.
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Post#1653 » by FirePjax » Fri Feb 3, 2017 9:23 pm

I'm not really a hip hop fan anymore, but I am an old school fan, and to anyone that is an old school fan, the stretch Armstrong and Bobbito documentary on Netflix is a must.
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1654 » by Knicklyn718 » Fri Feb 3, 2017 9:40 pm

IllmaticHandler wrote:
Knicklyn718 wrote:
IllmaticHandler wrote:New Raekwon



this track is FiiiiiyaHHHHHH :rock:



Yeah he sounds like he did in his prime. I alway give rae that...he never strayed away from his style.


Rae is all these coke drug rap dudes father and a bunch of them dont know it.


yeah man, rae that dude. They rarely give him props tho.
Jay Z is the one they glorify the most but like Nas said, "bore me with your fake coke rhyme"
Rae, ghost, and nas are nice and creative with the storytelling about hustlin while jigga is more boastful
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1655 » by DowNY » Fri Feb 3, 2017 9:57 pm

Mecca wrote:Big sean should write for Disney channel with his corny punch lines. New album so trash

Sounds like his most complete album to me. Stuck to the theme & it worked.
Very dope off the first few spins.
Love the Eddie Kendricks sample on "light".
No favors, Jump out the window, halfway off the balcony , inspire me & bigger than me are all very chill.
Don't be surprised to see a Big Sean x Isiah Rashad collab in the future either. :lol:
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1656 » by DowNY » Fri Feb 3, 2017 9:58 pm

IllmaticHandler wrote:BROOOOOOOOKLYN...


I also think Don Q is one of the nicest new dudes in the game when he on the right beat... When the beat is not suspect he sounds like how NY is supposed to.


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Don Q remind me of how Vado used to sound when he was with Cam. Just a deeper voice. Flows very similar though.
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1657 » by IllmaticHandler » Fri Feb 3, 2017 10:15 pm

DowNY wrote:
IllmaticHandler wrote:BROOOOOOOOKLYN...


I also think Don Q is one of the nicest new dudes in the game when he on the right beat... When the beat is not suspect he sounds like how NY is supposed to.


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Don Q remind me of how Vado used to sound when he was with Cam. Just a deeper voice. Flows very similar though.



Everybody sweating East these days but he not better than Vado. I stay telling people that. Vado is a true spitter from Harlem in the classic sense.


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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1658 » by Mecca » Fri Feb 3, 2017 11:20 pm

IllmaticHandler wrote:
DowNY wrote:
IllmaticHandler wrote:BROOOOOOOOKLYN...


I also think Don Q is one of the nicest new dudes in the game when he on the right beat... When the beat is not suspect he sounds like how NY is supposed to.


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Don Q remind me of how Vado used to sound when he was with Cam. Just a deeper voice. Flows very similar though.



Everybody sweating East these days but he not better than Vado. I stay telling people that. Vado is a true spitter from Harlem in the classic sense.




Prime Vado had everyone in New York calling each other slime.
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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1659 » by IllmaticHandler » Sat Feb 4, 2017 12:03 am

One of the Illest spitters of the 2000's that never blew up. RANSOM




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Re: Official Rap/Hip Hop Thread IV 

Post#1660 » by Mecca » Sun Feb 5, 2017 9:04 pm

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