1. (O)ther (P)eople’s (P)osts, 6.4.14

    (Big L Photo: Lamont Coleman’s family / Wu Photos: @tishacherry, @abbidragon88, @wutangbrand)

    1. Casualty of the Game: The Big L Story.
    “Big L scared me to death,” says Nas. “When I heard that on tape, I was scared to death. I was like there’s no way I can compete if this is what I gotta compete with.” By Jesse Gissen & Rob Kenner.
    [ Complex ]

    2. Beastie Boys’ Mike D Says the Band Promised MCA They Would Not Make New Music After His Death.
    Group still in legal battle with Monster Energy Drink for using their music without permission.
    [ NME ]

    3. The Complete Guide to Wu Tang-Inspired Foods.
    Enter the 36 Menus. By Angel Chang.
    [ First We Feast ]

    4. In The Lab with Meyhem Lauren & Buckwild.
    “We practically lived in the studio for a while… Forty days, forty nights, camping out. Having bar mitzvahs and barbecues in the studio, just rocking out.” By Daniel Isenberg (@StanIpcus)
    [ Nah Right ]

    5. The 50 Best 50 Cent Songs.
    Fifty by Fiddy. By Chris Yuscavage.
    [ Complex ]

    6. Pick 6 with Cormega.
    Mega talks “On The Real” and other standout tracks in his career. By Daniel Isenberg (@StanIpcus).
    [ Nah Right ]

    7. How Miss Info Became Hip-Hop’s Ultimate Insider.
    The rise of Hot 97 personality (and ego trip friend) took only 20 years of hard work. By Naomi Zeichner.
    [ BuzzFeed ]

    8. Polaroids of U.S. Graffiti.
    Adam Void’s collection of images taken while “freight-hopping, hitchhiking, driving, and touring” across the country are on display at the Castell Photography Gallery in Asheville, NC. By Sophie Weiner.
    [ ANIMAL ]


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