Long before he sold 50 million records worldwide — and before he appeared alongside Warren Buffett on the cover of Fortune magazine, accumulated 10 Grammy Awards and became the CEO of his own record label — Jay-Z was living with his mom in the Marcy Houses housing project in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, just trying to survive day by day.
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A huge heavy mix of massive bass and chopped up beats from LA’s premier glitched-out electro hip hop crew . You just imagine seeing and hearing this played LOUD in a club - it would blow your mind. More of their music at http://theglitchmob.com/
New York-based producer Tony Simon waxes his dreamy hip-hop beats and expansive soundscapes under the Blockhead alias. In preparation for the release of Blockhead’s latest album, The Music Scene, out on January 12th via Ninja Tune, Simon has crafted an awesome megamix featuring tracks from the album. If you call yourself a fan of DJ Shadow or RJD2, then we’ve just introduced you to your next musical obsession.