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Bone Thugs N Harmony "E. 1999 Eternal"

7/15/2018
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This week's classic hip-hop album: A heartfelt breakthrough effort, Bone Thugs N Harmony's "E. 1999 Eternal." Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Ari_de_Niro/20170730112627820/Cash_Rules License:...

Duration:00:28:11

Big Daddy Kane - "Long Live the Kane" (Ep. 44)

7/8/2018
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This week's classic hip-hop album: One of 80's hip-hop's high-water marks, Big Daddy Kane's "Long Live the Kane." Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Ari_de_Niro/20170730112627820/Cash_Rules License:...

Duration:00:28:25

2Pac - "Me Against The World" (Ep. 43)

7/2/2018
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This week's classic hip-hop album: A legendarily emotional outing for one of hip-hop's kings, 2Pac's "Me Against the World." Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Ari_de_Niro/20170730112627820/Cash_Rules License:...

Duration:00:33:00

Beastie Boys - "Paul's Boutique" (Ep. 42)

6/24/2018
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This week's classic hip-hop album: The sampling whirlwind of greatness that is the Beastie Boys' "Paul's Boutique." Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Ari_de_Niro/20170730112627820/Cash_Rules License:...

Duration:00:27:36

Dr. Dre - "2001"

6/17/2018
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This week's classic hip-hop album: Arguably the best work of Dr. Dre's legendary career, "2001." Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Ari_de_Niro/20170730112627820/Cash_Rules License: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/ Outro...

Duration:00:36:33

EPMD - "Strictly Business" (Ep. 40)

6/10/2018
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This week's classic hip-hop album: The chill party vibes and sick flows of EPMD's "Strictly Business." Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Ari_de_Niro/20170730112627820/Cash_Rules License:...

Duration:00:28:25

A Tribe Called Quest - "Midnight Marauders" (Ep. 39)

6/3/2018
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This week's classic hip-hop album: The Tribe's most commercially successful and, arguably, most artistically true of their golden age, "Midnight Marauders." Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: ...

Duration:00:29:16

The Roots - "Things Fall Apart" (Ep. 38)

5/27/2018
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This week's classic hip-hop album: The work that made alternative staples The Roots superstars, "Things Fall Apart." Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Ari_de_Niro/20170730112627820/Cash_Rules License:...

Duration:00:28:28

Big L - "Lifestylez ov da Poor and Dangerous" (Ep. 37)

5/20/2018
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This week's classic hip-hop album: a showcase for one of the East Coast underground's most impressive talents, Big L's "Lifestylez ov da Poor and Dangerous." Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: ...

Duration:00:28:40

DMX - "It's Dark and Hell is Hot" (Ep. 36)

5/14/2018
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This week's classic hip-hop album: DMX's industry-shifting studio debut, "It's Dark and Hell is Hot." Album oral history: https://www.gq.com/story/dmx-its-dark-and-hell-is-hot-oral-history Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: ...

Duration:00:41:35

Eminem, Shade 45 and Soundcloud Rappers with MC Bravado

5/9/2018
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On today's bonus episode of the podcast, Matt chats with MC Bravado about his love for Eminem, his background as an English teacher and so much more. Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Ari_de_Niro/20170730112627820/Cash_Rules License:...

Duration:00:39:36

Kanye West - "The College Dropout" (Ep. 35)

5/6/2018
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This week's classic hip-hop album: The debut album for one of the genre's most polarizing rappers, Kanye West's "The College Dropout." Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Ari_de_Niro/20170730112627820/Cash_Rules License:...

Duration:00:32:55

Is 2Pac The Greatest Of All Time? A Hip-Hop Legend Discussion

4/29/2018
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Today's bonus episode examines the career of the great Tupac Shakur, and determines if he deserves GOAT status as a rapper. Special guest Dennis Bereznyak (aka Malloy) joins Matt to discuss Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: ...

Duration:00:37:24

Nas - "It Was Written" (Ep. 34)

4/22/2018
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This week's classic hip-hop album: Nas' sophomore follow-up to "Illmatic," the polished and polarizing "It Was Written." Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Ari_de_Niro/20170730112627820/Cash_Rules License:...

Duration:00:30:43

Hip Hop Karaoke Memories with O-Swag

4/18/2018
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Today's bonus episode: the might O-Swag drops by the show to talk about Montreal's pre-eminent rap event, Hip Hop Karaoke. Check out the Facebook event here: https://www.facebook.com/events/133990370768422/ Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: ...

Duration:00:23:31

Method Man - "Tical" (Ep. 33)

4/15/2018
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This week's classic hip-hop album: from the Wu-Tang Clan to a bona fide solo hit, Method Man brings the heat on "Tical." Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Ari_de_Niro/20170730112627820/Cash_Rules License:...

Duration:00:25:36

Ice Cube - "Death Certificate" (Ep. 32)

4/8/2018
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This week's classic hip-hop album: Ice Cube's lyrical and political force of nature, "Death Certificate." Ice Cube talks "Death Certificate" with Rolling Stone: https://www.rollingstone.com/music/features/ice-cube-talks-new-songs-for-death-certificate-reissue-w486831 Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash...

Duration:00:30:08

Who Is The Greatest Rapper of All Time? The Listeners Weigh In

4/1/2018
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This week's episode: listener of "The Hip-Hop Classics Podcast" weigh in with their GOAT picks and more! Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Ari_de_Niro/20170730112627820/Cash_Rules License:...

Duration:00:34:26

Chance the Rapper - "Coloring Book" (Ep. 31)

3/25/2018
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This week's classic hip-hop album: The poster child for post-download, streaming-era music success, Chance the Rapper's "Coloring Book." Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Ari_de_Niro/20170730112627820/Cash_Rules License:...

Duration:00:32:55

90's Hip-Hop Memories and More with Broadcaster Jack Rico

3/18/2018
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This week's episode: podcaster and media personality Jack Rico joins Matt to chat about his experiences growing up during hip-hop's golden age, rap's GOAT and Cardi B. Check out our podcast page: http://hiphopclassics.libsyn.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hiphopclassicspod/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/afishcalledmatt Music Credits: Intro Theme: “Cash Rules” by Ari De Niro Link: ...

Duration:00:46:36