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late 80's, early 90's rap

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by mopius, Nov 19, 2001.

  1. mopius

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    late 80's, early 90's rap

    Discussion started by mopius - Nov 19, 2001

    i was going to make a mix cd and was wondering if anyone can drop some good artists of the time...thanks
     
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    del the funkeehomosapien
     
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    2pac - i get around
     
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    Kool G.
    De La
    P.E.
    Gangstarr
    Leaders of the New School
    Brand Nubian
    Special Ed.
    EPMD
    KMD
    K Solo
    3rd Bass
    The D.O.C.
    Getto Boyz
    something off Paul's Boutique
    Kid Capri
     
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    eric b & rakim
    definately gangstarr
    public enemy, fear of a black planet
    early naughty by nature cuz i;m from jersey


    early nineties was a weird time for rap music
     
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    gangstarr
     
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    ultramagnetic
     
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    early nineties was a fucking great time for 'rap'
     
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    yeah Browner, I was just talking to someone about UltraMag MC's last night, I would have put them up but they went trhu several different incarnations, none as fresh as the first, and I would call that early 80's rap...

    also, anything that came out after 86 was basically hip-hop, or proto-house... Rap really died around 84...
     
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    nwa, ice cube, schooly d.......etc.
     
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    yeah see... for Eric B. and Rakim, late 80's/early 90's was basically 'Casualties of War'... nothing like Paid in Full, officially released in like Jan86 (seems like??? I forget exacts) but it was still about 2 years of jams... so...
     
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    Schooly-D, yeah, see... that's Philly 84ish...
     
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    smart, i'm not so concerned with exactly how 'old school' it is, its a general time period for me, rounded, that gets an all encompassing stamp of old schoolness...
     
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    Smart - Replied Nov 19, 2001

    yeah Browner, I'm hip, but.. it's not your CD... he said late80s/early 90s... you have taste, so I wouldn't fret if you were making it for me but... see what I'm sayin?
     
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    oh, wait, and I realize I didjn't totally address what you said either... but... yeah, see, for me, it was like marking times in my life, I remember when shit was brand new and everything was another building block, the roxanne shante battle... the doug e. fresh v. fat boys for the title of 'original human beatbox'.... seeing the tougher than leather tour, w/ Beasties (before the release of 'Don't Be a Faggot'), L.L. Cool J. Run-DMC and Whodini... these were very visceral moments in my development, so yeah, maybe I stand a little too close, but whatever...
     
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