Archive for the 'Tributes' Category

Snoop Dogg & Daz Dillinger – We’ll Miss You (Uncle Junebug Tribute)

Friday, April 4th, 2014

A couple of weeks ago, Snoop and Daz lost their Uncle Junebug to cancer. Aged 70 at the time of his passing, Junebug was known the world over for touring, partying and serving as a trusted consigliere to his young nephews. Today Snoop and Daz share a tribute to their late uncle and father figure.

Fuck cancer.

Previously: Trae Tha Truth ft. Snoop Dogg – Old School (Video)

Video: TJ Mizell x DJ Scratch – Jam Master Jay Tribute

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

TJ Mizell, Jay’s son, pays tribute to his late father with DJ Scratch in Hollis. Jay would have been 49 today.

Previously: TJ Mizell x Jay Z – J Train to Marcy

Video: Marco Polo ft. Talib Kweli & DJ Premier – G.U.R.U.

Friday, November 1st, 2013

Marco, Kweli and Guru’s former partner DJ Premier pay tribute to the late Gangstarr frontman with a new visual for their tribute track “G.U.R.U.”.

Spotted: Mass Appeal

Previously: Marco Polo ft. Large Professor, Inspectah Deck, O.C., Tragedy Khadafi & DJ Revolution – Astonishing

Video: Terrace Martin – Can’t Help It (A Tribute to Michael Jackson)

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

Michael would have been 55 today. Terrace pays tribute with a cover of “Can’t Help It” at the 1500 or Nothin studios.

Spotted: Complex

Previously: Terrace Martin – 3ChordFold (Album Stream)

Mysonne – Sound of NY (Chris Lighty Tribute)

Saturday, October 6th, 2012

Mys pays tribute to Lighty over a track by Ralph Random.

Previously: Mysonne – You Real Me (Video)

Video: Immortal Technique – Roc Raida Tribute

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011

Tech pays tribute to the late great Roc Raida at the Smokeout Festival in San Bernadino, CA.

Previously: Immortal Technique – The Martyr (Mixtape)

Big Shug – We Miss You (Prod. by DJ Premier)

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Big Shug pays tribute to Guru ahead of what would have been his 50th birthday this coming Sunday.

Download: Link

Previously: DJ Premier’s Guru Tribute Mix (Live on Hot 97)

Video: The X-Ecutioners Pay Tribute To Roc Raida

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Rob Swift, Total Eclipse and Precision of The X-Ecutioners pay tribute to their fallen brethren Roc Raida at the UK DMC Finals in London.

Props: Sumit

Previously: Trinity (A.G., Sadat X & DJ Jab) – Roc Raida Tribute

Video: Talib Kweli’s Gil-Scott Heron Tribute

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Talib Kweli dedicates the end of his set last week on the Summer Stage at Red Hook Park in Brooklyn to Gil Scott-Heron. [via Kingsley]

Bonus: Idle Warship ft. Jean Grae & Jay Knocka – System Addict

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Cee-Lo Green – Baby, I Don’t Care

Thursday, June 9th, 2011

Cee Lo Green covers Buddy Holly’s “(You’re So Square) Baby, I Don’t Care” for an upcoming compilation album called Rave On Buddy Holly.

Download: Link

Props: Idolator

Previously: Cee-Lo Green – I Want You (Hold On To Love) (Video)