Time to Get Up for Ground Up
Rap trio Ground Up—MCs Azar and Malakai, along with producer Bij Lincs—eat, sleep and breathe hip-hop. Literally. Every livable square foot of their North Philly home studio is used to capture, create and … He estimates that they've given away at …
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Op-Ed by Erin Barra: Sample This Blog! Why It's Time for a Sampling Revolution
Pioneers of the movement, such as Public Enemy and The Beastie Boys, used multiple samples in a single song, creating layers of sonic material over which they did something highly original for the time… rap. These Hip Hop producers were stretching the …
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Hip-hop mogul Chris Lighty buried in Paramus
However Lighty died, the pressure on someone in his position can be enormous, said Morris County resident Bill Stephney, former president of Def Jam Recordings, and a onetime colleague of Lighty. “I think there is a larger story, that the music …
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