Happy Friday! Enjoy!

Nas – Take It In Blood (w/ unreleased verses and chorus)

Nas – Take It In Blood (off ‘It Was Written’ album)


N.E.R.D. bites off Mobb Deep……hmmm?

I was listening to one of the new tracks off N.E.R.D. Nothing album and I kind of noticed a familiar melody. I want to say that the Neptunes have managed to recreate the melody from Mobb Deep’s “Give Up The Goods”. Listen to the woodwind instrument used in NERD’s song and compare it to the melody used in Mobb Deep’s song.

N.E.R.D. – Inside of Clouds

Mobb Deep – Give Up The Goods (Just Step)

Common+JDilla+MarvinGaye=Love Is…

This is a sample I have been looking for for sometime now. In the album booklet for “Be”, the sample for ¬†“Love Is” is credited to Marvin Gaye’s “God Is Love”(which is¬†coincidentally my favorite Marvin Gaye record), but when I listen to the version of “God Is Love” that I have I can’t hear what Dilla used, until now. That is because the Continue reading