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DJ SPK / IKnowYouGotSoulToo

Consider today Mixtape Monday because DJ SPK (aka APPOLLLONIA) has released another banger. SPK’s has put out a mix in homage to classic Hip Hop. The mix features legendary cuts from Big Daddy Kane, Slick Rick, Stetsasonic, Eric B and Rakim, Public Enemy and more. Check it out below.
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Big Fun in the Big Town (Documentary Official Trailer)

In 1986 the hip-hop and NYC street culture documentary Big Fun in the Big Town was released for Dutch TV. However, it hasn’t been seen stateside in over 25 years. Finally it has been made available to the U.S through Stones Throw. Five Day Weekend has put out the DVD which features some of hip-hop’s most influential personas including Grandmaster Flash, RUN DMC, LL Cool J, Biz Markie, Russell Simmons, Doug E. Fresh and more. Get a peek into the documentary with the trailer below.Check out the trailer after the break.
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Re-imagined Classic Hip Hop Albums

Graphic designer Jeff Rochester is no stranger to re-imagining cover art. In 2011 Voices of East Anglia covered his re-imagining of Jazz covers, and now he’s back at it. This time is muses are classic Hip Hop covers.

He chose to use artists ranging from Eric B and Rakim to Madlib, and some more dopeness in between.

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