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1. Q&A: Raekwon 'On Strike' From Wu-Tang, Blasts RZA for 'Mediocre’ Music.
Chef doesn’t sound too happy with The Abbot right now. "RZA's a coach who won rings back in the day, but now your team is in ninth place. It’s time for a new fucking game plan." By Jason Newman.
[ Rolling Stone ]
2. The Oral History of Rawkus Records.
Tracing the history of the label via the people who were there. Includes interviews with Talib Kweli, John Forte, El-P, Mike Heron, Q-Tip, and more. By Phillip Mlynar.
[ My Space ]
3. 10 Things We Learned From Nas’ Reddit AMA Session.
So Nas actually didn’t ghostwrite for Will Smith. By Andy B.
[ Miss Info ]
4. Large Professor Confirms Refusing Illmatic Executive Producer Credit.
Extra P takes trip down memory lane. By Andre Grant.
[ HipHopDX ]
5. Mixtape Memories: 20 Classic Nas Mixtape Cuts.
Download street gems off of old Clue, Doo Wop, S&S, Whoo Kid and Funkmaster Flex tapes/CDs. By Daniel Isenberg (@StanIpcus).
[ Nah Right ]