The 1994 Rap Album Matrix: Is This Hip-Hop’s Greatest Year?
Nifty chart and analysis by Shea Serrano.
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2. Adrian Younge Says A '94 Attack On Souls Of Mischief Sparked There Is Only Now .
“Some dude tried to kill all of them... but the way they told the story was just so captivating that I said, 'We have to use this as a foundation for our story and embellish the story to make it a full album.'" By Lawrence Maybir.
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3. DâM-FunK Interviews George Clinton: It’s A Beautiful Stink!
Two generations of funksters have a meeting of the minds.
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4. How To Be Nice and Smooth Like Nice & Smooth.
Rap full denim jackets and other fly gear as worn by Greg N-I-C-E and Smooth B.
By Up North Trips.
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5. Great One-Shot [Rap] Wonders.
Selections by Lord Alibaski, Jamose, Raw Dope Posse, and other "rappers who only got one chance to shine before they got a steady city job with a pension or dangled in record company hell for all eternity.” By Robbie Ettelson.
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