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  1. Oaklandish Nu-Jack

    New Jack Swing is defined as R&B or Soul style vocals produced with Hip-Hop style rhythms. It was popularized by a wave of radio friendly pop artists in the late 80’s, including most notably Oakland’s Tony!Toni!Tone! The follwing mix honors that era & style, while including some acts that predated the scene altogether. With Timex Social Club, Club Nuveau, Tony!Toni!Tone!, En Vogue, and Sheila E.

    —Huffduffed by knewman