(0:35) De La Soul - Three Feet High and Rising Yinka laments how streaming is erasing musical history; Outlaw feels Posdnous deserves credit for the flow and style of the early 90's conscious Hip-Hop sound. (6:05) Kool G Rap & DJ Polo - Road to the Riches Outlaw notes the contrast between Public Enemy and The Bomb Squad projects, and others of the time; Outlaw highlights Black Thought's breakdown of Kool G Rap's lyrics on 'Road to the Riches'. (8:08) Gang Starr - Hard to Earn Guru shines on...
By Popular Demand: The 80z Babies own DJ Yinka Diz drops a mix that's sure to get your summer started and keep the party going with an eclectic blend of AfroBeat, Trap, Dance, and World music. #ThatLife
The 80z Babies recap some big moments and album releases from the spring. Timestamps and synopsis in the description below. (1:23) Beyonce - Homecoming Praise for the 'Before I Let Go' single; debate on whether the couple's display of Blackness is genuine or capitalistic; praise for the Netflix special; Yinka shares his fear of rubbin' shoulders while Swag Surfin'. (21:34) Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men Method Man was a poor drug dealer; the members lost confidence in RZA for the later...
In Episode 59, the 80z Babies discuss albums released from Dec-Feb of 1989, 1994, 1999 and 2019 including: Life is Too Short, Docs Da Name, Flesh of My Flesh, Lethal Injection, Things Fall Apart, and more... #80zBabies
The 80z Babies are back with another tribute - this time covering the beloved sequel to Rawkus Records' groundbreaking Soundbombing compilation. The team also takes a moment to drop a few thoughts on the passing of one of hiphop's brightest stars, LA's Nipsey Hussle. #RIPHussle #80zBabies
It's a MOVIE! In celebration of it's 20 year anniversary, the 80z Babies discuss the sophomore album from the legendary producer Prince Paul - A Prince Among Thieves, released February 23rd, 1999. This album features contemporaries such as: Big Daddy Kane, Xzibit, Sadat X, Everlast, Heroine, Kool Keith, Chubb Rock, and Biz Markie. Get hip. #80zBabies
The 80z Babies wind down the holiday season with another bonus episode recorded the day after Fury vs. Wilder. Tune in as they discuss topics ranging from the match's split decision, English Premier League, and Colin Kaepernick and Meek Mill as Social Justice warriors. Happy Holidays from the 80z Babies