Video Vault: 10 Classic ’90s Brooklyn Rap Group Videos

Sunday, July 27th, 2014

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Words by Daniel Isenberg (@StanIpcus)

Brooklyn is enjoying a moment right now, with the rapid rise of Bobby Shmurda and the recent success of artists like Troy Ave and Joey Bada$$, but it’s always been home to great solo rappers. From Big Daddy Kane to The Notorious B.I.G. to Jay Z to Fabolous, the borough knows how to crank out star MCs, there’s no doubt about it. And it’s also the home to many legendary rap groups. So for our latest Video Vault, we collected 10 Classic ‘90s Brooklyn Rap Group Music Videos for you to enjoy. Included on the list are early Gang Starr and M.O.P. clips, a hat trick of Boot Camp Click visuals, certified dopeness from the Rawkus Records catalog courtesy of Company Flow and Black Star, and much more. Tie up your Timberlands for this one. It’s time to stomp through the back blocks of BK.

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Video: Jake One – Home (Behind The Scenes)

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

Wes Goodlife put together a behind the scenes of the new Jake One music video for “Home”, Hosted by J Pinder. The track features Seattle MCs: Vitamin D, C Note, Maine and Ish(Digable Planets) on his album “White Van Music”, Enjoy.

Previously: Freeway & Jake One – Never Gonna Change @ SxSW | Jake One on VIMBY (Video)