1. UpNorthTrips: 10 Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth Samples & Instrumentals.

    NEW IN BLOGZ: In dropping arguably two of the best back-to-back albums in rap music history, Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth must undeniably be considered one of hip-hop’s finest duos. The combination of Pete Rock’s signature soulful production served-up from behind the boards and C.L.’s conscious lyrics delivered from the booth, has enabled the tag-team from Mount Vernon to place itself as top-tier contributors to rap’s legacy. With today marking the 20th Anniversary of Pete and C.L.’s monumental debut album, Mecca and The Soul Brother , we figured it was only right to dedicate the latest edition of The Tens in their honor. ( Continued… )

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