For this week’s Throwback Thursday hip hop track, we celebrate the greatest rapper of all time (in my opinion), Nas. Today is Nas’ birthday and we shine a spotlight on “Memory Lane (Sittin’ in Da Park” from Nas’ first critically acclaimed and inspirational album Illmatic. This song is my favorite from the album with its complex wordplay and laid-back beat produced by DJ Premier. Check it out below.
Tweet“Sledom” is a track from the phenomenal House EP from Lupe Fiasco. On the song, Lupe talks about meaningful pursuits and satisfaction from your job. Hear it below.
TweetThe Boxer Rebellion is a band that specializes in melancholy and emotive rock music. Over the course of the band’s career, they have released album after album that further pushes the boundaries of indie rock. “Evacuate” is one of the most popular songs from The Boxer Rebellion with its excellent guitar effects and quick tempo. […]