Archive for the 'Mash-Ups' Category

Stream Terry Urban’s FKA Biggie Mixtape

Monday, March 9th, 2015


Back in January, Terry Urban dropped his Biggie x FKA Twigs mashup “Video Girl Dreams” and heads were intrigued. Today, on the 18th anniversary of Big’s passing, he liberates the full project. She’s not really in our wheelhouse as far as what we cover here, but FKA Twigs is the shit.

Stream in full below.

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Yasiin Gaye (Mos Def & Marvin Gaye) – Travellin’ Man Pt. II (Distant Lovers Mix)

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

Good news: Amerigo Gazaway is getting ready to drop Side 2: The Return, the second chapter in his Yasiin Bey and Marvin Gaye inspired ‘Soul Mates’ mix series and it’s going to be sooner rather than later. Here’s a new mix to hold you over, check it out and then hit the jump to watch a teaser for Side 2 featuring Mos himself.

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Video: Yasiin Gaye (Mos Def & Marvin Gaye) – Ms. Fat Booty

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

Amerigo Gazaway drops a visual for his Marvin Gaye infused remix of Yasiin Bey’s “Ms. Fat Booty”, from the Yasiin Gaye mashup project.

Gazaway is currently preparing the second “side” of the project and this week he shares the first track from the follow up. Hit the jump to listen to “B Is For Beef” which blends Yasiin’s “What’s Beef” with Marvin’s “T Stands for Trouble”. The producer spoke to Revolt about the second installment of the project, check that out here.

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Big Boi ft. T.I. & Ludacris & Kito & Reija Lee – King Sh!t

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

For his 7th Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors mashup, Big Boi blends the Tip and Luda assisted “In The A” with Reija Lee’s “Run For Cover”.

Stream below and hit the jump to watch the visualization.

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Yasiin Gaye (Mos Def & Marvin Gaye) – The Departure (Side One)

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

After a couple of teaser leaks, Amerigo Gazaway shares his full Mos Def x Marvin Gaye mashup project, Yasiin Gaye: The Departure (Side One).

Stream and download below.

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Big Boi ft. Phantogram – Objectum Shalamar

Monday, February 24th, 2014

For this week’s mashup, Big Boi blends his “Objectum Sexuality” with Shalamar’s “A Night To Remember”.

Listen here and continue below to watch the accompanying video.

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Big Boi x Blue Oyster Cult ft. Big K.R.I.T. & UGK – GossipZilla

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

Here we have the latest remix from Big Boi’s Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors redux series: a mashup between the album cut “Gossip” and Blue Oyster Cult’s “Godzilla”.

Listen below and hit the jump to check out the “visualization”.

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Yasiin Gaye (Mos Def x Marvin Gaye) – Inner City Travellin’ Man

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Producer Amerigo Gazaway, who in 2012 released the excellent Bizarre Tribe: A Quest To The Pharcyde project, kicks off his new Soul Mates series with a Marvin Gaye and Yasiin Bey mashup called Yasiin Gaye. Check out the first single “Inner City Travellin’ Man” below and hit the jump for a visual teaser. The full project drops on February 25th.

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Mixtape Memories: DJ Lt. Dan Presents The Black Remixes: Back to Basics

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

There were a lot of The Black Album remix projects that dropped after the Jay Z acapellas for the LP were made available to the world, most notably Danger Mouse’s The Grey Album, which featured all beats constructed using samples from The Beatles’ The White Album (great concept). But in my humble opinion, DJ Lt. Dan put out the best The Black Album remix project. On The Black Remixes: Back to Basics, Lt. Dan (who also has one of the illest DJ drops ever, sampling Forrest Gump’s voice), put together what he billed on the cover as “a thematic prequel to Reasonable Doubt.” It aligned itself with the premise of the album by matching up Hov’s vocals with classic early ’90s beats. And as far as blends go, these shits are fire. We’ve all heard DJs sound wack trying to do blends, whether the vocals are off-beat, or the pairing of the vocals and instrumentals just don’t make sense. But that’s not the case here, at all.

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RZA x Nas – The Set Up (Mash-Up)

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

This week’s #WuWednesdays drop was a RZA x Nas mash-up of “The Set Up.”

Previously: The RZA – Blowin In The Wind