HIP HOP LIVES! #2
In case you haven’t heard, the Hands Up Blog is Orlando’s self-proclaimed psychic crystal-ball blog for Hip-Hop. In other words, whatever you read/see/listen to on this blog is THE FUTURE OF HIP HOP.
Finally, rappers are beginning to focus on topics America cares about! Let’s hope for a Bistro Gourmet McDonald’s Remix!
New Boyz are what I consider “Hip Hop Gumbo.” Take one part “The Pack,” two parts “Lil’ Wayne,” and seven parts “The Cool Kids.” Place in a large pot, add water. Serve cold.
Clipse and Kanye come together for a special occasion in which they rap about how awesome they think they are. Not out of the ordinary, but a decent track nonetheless.
Busta’s back…for real this time…I swear. He’s rapping fast, shouting non-sensical phrases and repeating himself again, just like back in the mid-90s. Hell yes! NOTE: This track is produced by Pharell, so expect to hear some random adlibing from Hip-Hop’s other Diddy.
A short and oh-so-sweet introductory track for one of the most-anticipated, least interesting upcoming albums.
Rye Rye is the next Kid Sis, who was the next MC Lyte. Listen UP!
Mapei is the next Rye Rye, who was the next Kid Sis, who was the next MC Lyte…Listen UP!
Words of Wisdom from the infamous Amanda Blank, the sexiest hip-hopstress in the game.
If you download any track in this post, or even on the entire page, let it be this one. Dead Prez are back and just as socialist as ever. This is a MUST-LISTEN.
Our local fave teases us with another other-worldly mash-up. Please forgive him for toying with this Dead Prez classic, an act which even he considered “Sacrilege.”