1. (O)ther (P)eople’s (P)osts, 6.20.14

    1. Mixtape Memories with DJ Doo Wop.
    The Bouncemaster on early beef with Kid Capri, making 95 Live , Prodigy’s Jay Z dis, “Ten Tape Commandments,” and DJing on tour for Guru. By Daniel Isenberg (@StanIpcus).
    [ Nah Right ]

    2. Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire’s Music Biz Misadventures.
    Brooklyn rapper attracted major label attention — but at what cost? By Leon Neyfakh.
    [ Rolling Stone ]

    3. “It’ll Be Out This Year”: A History of D’Angelo Album Promises.
    Follow-up to Voodoo (2000) is coming soon… or so they say. By Brennan Carley.
    [ Vulture ]

    4. Horace Silver, 85, Master of Earthy Jazz, Is Dead.
    May he rest in peace. By Peter Keepnews.
    [ New York Times ]

    5. The Rise and Fall of Vincent Winfield.
    Examining the case against Ronald “Ra Diggs” Herron whose rap music lyrics are being used against him in a court of law. By Brendan O’Connor.
    [ The Awl ]


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