"PJ's" by El Michels Affair and Raekwon (of Wu-Tang Clan), one of the tracks on Fallin' Off the Reel Vol. 2, is a cover of a Pete Rock track. The cover incorporates live instrumentation and highlights the distinctive assets of both El Michels Affair and Raekwon.
The U.K. has produced some amazing talent over the last year within the Hip Hop world and of those individuals is Charlie Sloth. Hailing from Central London and recently making major moves within the music world starting with the tremendous Can't Forget About UK and its associated video.
K'naan, global hip-hop artist, is set to release his critically acclaimed album, The Dusty Foot Philosopher, for the first time in the U.S. Originally released in Canada, the album received a Juno Award for Best Rap Recording of the Year and was the BBC 3 Winner for Best New Artist, World Music. The American version of the album features re-recorded songs, extra tracks, and a bonus DVD.
He’s one of the most successful rappers of the past two decades; and he’s turned his hand to other showbiz elements too, taking in acting, TV presenting and even running his own adult film operation. And now legendary rapper Snoop Dogg is turning his hand to horror, in what is being promoted as the illest, sickest release of the year.
2 Pistols, formerly known as Jeremy Lamont Saunders, is an 80's baby who has kept his eye on the prize while facing many obstacles. Growing up in Florida, 2 Pistols promoted hip-hop parties and concerts in the Tampa Bay Area. A self-proclaimed hustler, 2 Pistol’s subject matter deals with his history as a drug dealer and the daily struggle of street life.