Slicker This Year
Today's episode highlights some of the tracks Cold Sweat & I talk about during his interview on Prairie Goth, along with some personal favorites of mine - Golden Age hip-hop and some more recent stuff. From Tribe and Rakim to Shabazz Palaces and Psalm One. I also play some tracks from local ND artists.
Cold Sweat's Top Five Favorite Hip-Hop Albums "In No Order":
- A Tribe Called Quest - Midnight Marauders
- Atmosphere - When Life Gives You Lemons, Paint That Shit Gold
- Nas - Illmatic
- Brother Ali - Shadows on the Sun
- Kanye West - College Dropout
Upcoming North Dakota Hip-Hop Releases
Cold Sweat: Right to Arm a Bear coming March 22nd.
Jantzonia: Raccoons of Chestnut Street coming March 12th.
Hungry to hear more? Or something that didn't have to be censored for the radio? Check out this 3 hour Spotify playlist.
Tracklist (Radio Version)
- J Dilla - Dillatronic 09
- A Tribe Called Quest - Can I Kick It?
- Cold Sweat - Everything Should Be Fine
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Juicy (Radio Edit)
- Digable Planets - 9th Wonder (Blackitolism)
- Eric B. & Rakim - Microphone Fiend
- THEESatisfaction - QueenS
- Dakotah Faye - Cir(y)cle
- Brother Ali - Forest Whitiker
- Real Truth - Gotta Know
- Dessa - Dixon's Girl
- Jantzonia - Same Old Hoodie
- Wu-Tang Clan - Shame on a Nuh
- Psalm One - Beat the Drum
- Atmosphere - Yesterday
- Shabazz Palaces - Swerve... The reeping of all that is worthwhile (Noir not withstanding)
I designed the mix's artwork using imagery from the New York Public Library. I love you, NYPL, thanks for releasing your archives into the public domain!