Daily Archives: February 8, 2018

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Black Thought Doesn’t Have Nas, Pac or Biggie in His Top Five and Thinks He May Invented Mumble Rap

By: Jarrod Horton

Staff Writer

Since his legendary freestyle on Funk Master Flex Show, people have been saying what most Hip Hop fans already knew: Black Thought is one of the greatest lyricist of all time. Ambrosia For Heads shared an interview last year of Black Thought with Toure at the Brooklyn Center.  Thought mentioned that he and The Roots may have started the mumble rap trend on their 2004 song “Don’t Say Nothing.”  He also expressed his feelings on the touched on his feelings greatest emcee debate, “Today, I think I’m one of the greatest of all time.” Thought said. He continued on the subject by saying “Like, when people are ranking artists—ranking MCs, rappers of all-time, dead or alive, or whatever, I’m always in that Top 10. I feel like that’s not [bad]; there have so many other artists who came out before I came out, and since I’ve been out here, doin’ my thing. I feel like that’s great company to be in.”  He also gave his top five list of the greatest MC’s , naming “Rakim, Kool G. Rap, Big Daddy Kane, KRS-One, and Chuck D” as his favorites. You can watch the full interview below.

Busta Rhymes New Track With Missy Elliott And Kelly Rowland Misses Mark

By: Jarrod Horton

Staff Writer

Busta Rhymes new song “Get It” has similar sound to his hit song “Touch It” that he dropped over a decade ago. Unlike “Touch It,” “Get It” doesn’t have the same wow factor. The track features Missy Elliott and Kelly Rowland on the hook. Although Busta and Missy show they still can spit flames, the beat is not all that great. However it is still good to see both of the legends back doing their thang. Listen to the track below.