GODS OF RAP – WU-TANG CLAN, DE LA SOUL & PUBLIC ENEMY ON TOUR

Yep, you read that right.  Three of Hip Hop’s all-time greatest super groups are coming together to play three UK shows in London, Manchester and Glasgow in celebration of the respective anniversaries of their most seminal albums.  This once in a lifetime tour marks the anniversary of Wu-Tang Clan’s ‘Enter The Wu-Tang 36 Chambers’, Public…

DE LA SOUL X NAS – GOD IT

De La Soul are currently working on a crowdfunded album that will be entirely created from samples of their own music, while Nas very recently celebrated the 21st anniversary of the seminal ‘Illmatic’.  New track ‘God It’ features both over production from G_Force, and while it won’t appear on De La’s album, it’s “an indication of the good…

DE LA SOUL X J DILLA – SMELL THE DA.I.S.Y.

As far as treats for Hip Hop fans go, they don’t really get much better than this.  One of the game’s most original rap groups over classic beats from arguably Hip Hop’s most influential producer.  De La Soul’s ‘Smell The Da.I.S.Y’ (Da Inner Soul Of Yancy) is a tribute to the late production legend, who posthumously…

DE LA SOUL – VOCABULARY SPILLS

De La Soul’s J. Dilla produced ‘Smell the Da.I.S.Y.’ is due for releases next Wednesday (March 26), for which we’re incredibly excited.  De La have created the project in order to “celebrate the life and legacy of James D. Yancy aka J Dilla”, something that proves to be incredibly effective as Trugoy and Posdnuos go over…

DE LA SOUL – DILLA PLUGGED IN

De La Soul recently gave their entire discography away for free, and incurred some criticism in the process. Now, ahead of their upcoming mixtape ‘Smell The D.A.I.S.Y.’, they release ‘Dilla Plugged In’.  The track (and indeed, the whole mixtape) is produced by the late J Dilla, and is on a laid back, classic tip.  The…

DE LA SOUL – GET AWAY

Hip Hop legends De La Soul pay homage to Wu Tang Clan in their latest release ‘Get Away’.  A minimal beat is all De La’s Pos needs to air his views on the state of the genre in 2013.  The track also features vocals from RZA, and comes with a fantastic Rubik’s cube-inspired video –…