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Soundtrack to the Netflix film featuring the title track from Koffee, "Guns Go Bang" from Kid Cudi/JAY-Z, "Better Than Gold" from Barrington Levy, "Blackskin Mile" from CeeLo Green, and more!

Various Artists - The Harder They Fall (The Motion Picture Soundtrack)
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'NOW That's What I Call Music: 2000's Hip-Hop' presents an iconic 18-track lineup of memorable hits, including Nelly "Hot In Herre", Outkast "Ms. Jackson," Snoop Dogg "Drop It Like It's Hot" and many more!
Now That's What I Call Music! - NOW That's What I Call Music! 2000's Hip-Hop
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Building on his already impressive resume, DJ Kay Slay returns to set the streets ablaze with his latest offering, Accolades. Featuring the next installment in the highly-acclaimed posse cut series, Rolling Deep, DJ Kay Slay blesses listeners with the ultimate version, Rolling 110 Deep, containing over 40 minutes of pure bars from some of hip-hop royalty, including Sheek Louch, Styles P, Dave East, Crooked I, Black Thought, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah and many more. Other standouts include 72 Bar Assasin (feat. The Game), Extravagant Lifestyle (feat. Raekwon, Sheek Louch, Ghostface Killag & Tragedy Khadafi), & Harlem Block Money (feat. Dave East, Vado, Jim Jones, Shoota 93 & Talkit Trigga)
Dj Kay Slay - Accolades
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Double vinyl LP pressing. TOP - which marks the highly anticipated third album from the still rising YoungBoy, follows the release of a superstar collaboration with Snoop Dogg on "Callin," the record which hit #1 on YouTube and amassed over 7 million views in one week. In addition, the album features recent singles as "All In," "Sticks With Me," and "Kacey Talk." The booming, energetic album solidified YoungBoy as one to watch as a rising superstar in the rap game.
Youngboy Never Broke Again - Top
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Vinyl LP pressing. 38 Baby 2- which marks the long awaited sequel to YoungBoy's 2016 breakthrough mixtape, 38 BABY-proved an even greater triumph, debuting at #1 on the Billboard 200 as well on the "Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums" and "Top Rap Albums" tallies. Indeed, the release's phenomenal success made history, affirming YoungBoy as only the third artist to ever have three Top 5 albums on the Billboard 200 in a 12-month period.
Youngboy Never Broke Again - 38 Baby 2
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2022 release. AI Youngboy 2 - which marks the long awaited follow-up to 2017's RIAA gold certified AI Youngboy - includes the hit singles, "Self Control" and "Slime Mentality," both of which earned critical acclaim upon their releases, with Hypebeast praising the former for "(showcasing) the rapper's more introspective and reflective side. Throughout 'Self Control,' the Baton Rouge superstar uses his melodic flows to reveal how he dealt with loved ones losing their lives, the temptations of substance abuse and more." Meanwhile, HotNewHipHop hailed "Slime Mentality" as "a gritty cut that falls directly in line with the sort of vibes NBA YoungBoy has been dropping for the last twelve months. There is something about this kid that just screams consistency and it's what has his fans going crazy whenever he decides to grace us with new music."
Youngboy Never Broke Again - Ai Youngboy 2
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Originally released in 1996, Come Find Yourself is the debut album by New York's finest, Fun Lovin' Criminals. Spending nearly 4 years in the UK album chart, it's packed with instant classics such as "The Fun Lovin' Criminal", "King Of New York", an inspired cover of the Hal David/ John Barry Bond movie theme "We Have All the Time In the World", not forgetting the Tarantino infused smash "Scooby Snacks". This 25th anniversary edition is presented as heavyweight coloured double vinyl for the first time and features 4 bonus tracks.
Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself: 25th Anniversary Edition [2LP]
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After 10 years, Finally Famous is still a cultural phenomenon in the superstar’s career. Rolling Stone described the album as “a choice summertime rap record, complete with bright, breezy synth beats.” Boasting features from Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj, Wiz Khalifa, The-Dream, and many others. Big Sean delivers “Instagram caption” worthy bars throughout these 16 tracks. While a decade has passed since its release, it continues to be relevant, club-certified, and hard hitting. Remixed & Remastered.

Big Sean - Finally Famous: 10th Anniversary Deluxe Edition [LP]
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After making waves and receiving coverage from a wide range of outlets such as Complex and Coindesk for being the first artist in history to accept a $1M advance in Bitcoin, Money Man drops off the aptly titled crypto-inspired album, Blockchain. The album coincides with the release of his first NFT which saw fans clamoring to snatch up the limited amount of tokens available to mint within a matter of days. Money Man flexes his knowledge of cryptocurrency and financial gains across 13 tracks, enlisting help from Moneybagg Yo, Jackboy, & Yung Bleu as we see his star power headed to the moon.
Money Man - Blockchain [Digipak]
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Few groups arrive as fully formed as EPMD did. This dropped as the third single from the album of the same name, and further cemented their distinctive aesthetic: Slow rhyming, trading lines rather than the rappers being confined to their own verses, and backings that were ruthlessly funky and simple at the same time.They'd go on to be labelmates with Public Enemy when Def Jam picked up their contract in 1990, and to compare and contrast the two is illuminating. While PE at that time were making waves with the Bomb Squad's breathless, kitchen sink approach to production, EPMD were equally adored for taking the opposite approach. Here, there's a sprinkle of drums from Kool & The Gang's oft-sampled 'Jungle Boogie', paired with a very recognisable portion of Eric Clapton's 'I Shot the Sheriff'. And that's pretty much it - the two samples are linked, looped and left to their own devices. Such was Erick and Parrish's confidence in their own rhyming ability and strong voices, no further embellishment was needed. That confidence extends to the subject matter. While their debut album and later projects were heavy with concepts - the 'Jane' series - and notable guest verses, this was the third straight single of pure brag rap. Two MC's, one beat, a whole heap of lyrics about how good they were. It's something you can't do unless you truly are special, and this duo most certainly were.Paired with the classic instrumental version, which didn't make it to the US 7" releases - it's only on a hard-to-track-down French 7" pressing from 1989 - this this is a timely reminder of how breathtakingly perfect hip-hop can be.
Epmd - Strictly Business
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Harlem native Smoke DZA pairs up with one of NOLA’s finest, Curren$y, to release a joint project called Prestige Worldwide. The album features production from MonstaBeatz, Girl Talk, 183rd, Buda Da Future and Grandz Muzik. Available for the first time at retail. Limited Edition Cerulean Marble LP. 150-gram vinyl.

Smoke DZA & Curren$y - Prestige Worldwide [Indie Exclusive Limited Edition Cerulean Marble LP]
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2021 release. No Love Lost is an expansive and emotive collection of music, inspired by past relationships and Blxst's hometown of Los Angeles.
Blxst - No Love Lost [Deluxe]
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Epmd

The Big Payback

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EPMD's initial success in 1987 seemed to take a lot of people by surprise. Without build-up or fanfare, they launched this stunning debut 12" and, so ill-prepared were people for it, that the label was still misspelling their name.Those early 12" copies of 'It's My Thing' - and the hard to find UK 7" that followed shortly after - have them billed as EPEE MD. Before they were signed, they were going by EEPMD, but they decided to drop an E due to the success of the west coast's Eazy E. The one person not surprised by their success, however, was hip-hop pioneer and producer Kurtis Mantronik, who actually signed them to Fresh Records.It's fitting that he's the man that saw their promise, as he himself was one to go against the grain. His electro-influenced productions for Mantronix and Just Ice were ahead of their time, and perhaps in EPMD he saw kindred spirits. Because, at the time this dropped, hip-hop was going up tempo, taking it's cue from James Brown samples and picking up the pace.On both 'It's My Thing' - underpinned by the languorous 'Seven Minutes of Funk' by The Whole Darn Family - and 'You're a Customer', with it's combination of ZZ Top and Steve Miller Band - Erick Sermon and Parrish Smith slow things right down. It gives their vocals time to breathe and allows us to enjoy the interplay of their metaphor and simile-heavy lyrics. As calling cards go, they don't come any better than this.
Epmd - The Big Payback
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EPMD's initial success in 1987 seemed to take a lot of people by surprise. Without build-up or fanfare, they launched this stunning debut 12" and, so ill-prepared were people for it, that the label was still misspelling their name.Those early 12" copies of 'It's My Thing' - and the hard to find UK 7" that followed shortly after - have them billed as EPEE MD. Before they were signed, they were going by EEPMD, but they decided to drop an E due to the success of the west coast's Eazy E. The one person not surprised by their success, however, was hip-hop pioneer and producer Kurtis Mantronik, who actually signed them to Fresh Records.It's fitting that he's the man that saw their promise, as he himself was one to go against the grain. His electro-influenced productions for Mantronix and Just Ice were ahead of their time, and perhaps in EPMD he saw kindred spirits. Because, at the time this dropped, hip-hop was going up tempo, taking it's cue from James Brown samples and picking up the pace.On both 'It's My Thing' - underpinned by the languorous 'Seven Minutes of Funk' by The Whole Darn Family - and 'You're a Customer', with it's combination of ZZ Top and Steve Miller Band - Erick Sermon and Parrish Smith slow things right down. It gives their vocals time to breathe and allows us to enjoy the interplay of their metaphor and simile-heavy lyrics. As calling cards go, they don't come any better than this.
Epmd - Big Payback (Orange) [Colored Vinyl] [Limited Edition] (Org)
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"Ever-evolving rapper Token releases the introspective 'IOD' ft. Lil Skies today, where he touches on his struggles with addiction. Watch the music video HERE! The single follows Token's October release "High Heels," featuring fiery rapper Rico Nasty. Both tracks can be found on Token's upcoming album, Pink is Better, which will be released January 14th, 2022 on Token's label Never Too Different, in partnership with Atlantic Records. 'IOD' ft Lil Skies is deeply personal to Token, opening up about his own addiction struggles in the song. "This is the first time I've acknowledged it. Seeing my sister battling addiction scared me because I knew that could've been me. The album addresses my unhealthy habits & the things that led me there. With Lil Skies, you can always hear the pain behind the admittance. He was the perfect fit for 'IOD. ' "Token was recently co-signed by NBA superstar Damian Lillard, who was impressed with Token's freestyle paying tribute to J. Cole. 'Hi J. Cole... ' is one of Token's highest viewed on YouTube, reaching 310k views in it's first 24 hours and 1. 2M views within the first 7 days of release. Additionally, Token's 2021 single "Chit Chat," produced by Ronny J (Juice WRLD, Eminem, Kanye West, Denzel Curry), has over 4M streams since it's May release. Spanning his fast-growing music career, Token has garnered 233M global streams, 193M video views, and 2. 4M followers across all social platforms. TRACKLISTING: 1. A Little Different 2. Caught On Camera 3. High Heels (Ft. Rico Nasty) 4. HOT! 5. Not Love 6. Sip 7. Be Happy 8. WHITE TURNS RED 9. Struck Gold 10. Amsterdam (Ft. Benny The Butcher) 11. Chit Chat 12. Boom (Ft. JID) 13. ROUND OF APPLAUSE 14. Best Highs 15. I Can't Help (Ft. Digital Nas & SAINT LYOR of Van Buren Records) 16. IOD (Ft. Lil Skies & YKD Jah) 17. Pink 18. Thank God.
Token - Pink Is Better (Mod)
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Endlessly sampled, covered, quoted and requoted, this may well be one of the most influential hip-hop singles ever released. But, in many ways, it's importance goes beyond it's sheer classic status as a single in it's own right.In retrospect, it shows the duo of Erick Sermon and Parrish Smith as pioneers in production, creating a funk-based sound that helped to provide a blueprint for artists on the other side of the country. In 1987/88, most West Coast rap still adhered to an East Coast audio blueprint. By 1989, they were leaning as heavily on Zapp and Roger Troutman samples as EPMD were on this single.The foundations of the track are interesting, with a snatch of Juice's much-plundered 'Catch a Groove' (which has popped up everywhere from The Beastie Boys to Kings of Pressure) overlaid with big chunks of Kool & The Gang's 'Jungle Boogie' and Zapp's irrepressible 'More Bounce to the Ounce'. Vocodered funk was a rarity in New York hip-hop until this song, but it's the West Coast G-Funk artists who really ran with it.It's popularity spanned the country (and the globe, to be fair), with EPMD performing numerous shows in California on the basis of the sound, moving away from their James Brown-obsessed peers to display their own musical tastes. That said, the flipside - here presented on 7" and, indeed, on any single, for the first time - takes it back to that JB-era. '(It's Not the Express), It's the JB's Monaurail by The JB's is woven with Otis Redding and Beastie Boys to create a mid-tempo headnodder par excellence. It was always too good not to be a single.
Epmd - You Gots To Chill
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Smoke DZA’s 2020 album boasts features from WestSide Gunn, Wale, T-Pain, Flipp Dinero and more. Available for the first time at retail. Limited Edition Gold LP.

Smoke DZA - A Closed Mouth Don't Get Fed [Indie Exclusive Limited Edition Gold LP]
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Vinyl LP pressing. Manifest was created over 10 days during lockdown and recorded at Westlake Studios where Michael Jackson recorded the Thriller album. It covers the story of his growth, mental health and spirituality. He is the epitome of manifesting your dreams; he's envisioned, written and voiced the life he wants. This album takes you through a journey of gaining material wealth, then challenging you to look within for more meaningful happiness and purpose. Manifest is a self-help audiobook in hip-hop form.
Bobbu Sessions - Manifest
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Brand new reissue of the superb 2007 album from the Kings of SoCal hip hop, Kottonmouth Kings!This was the band's 8th studio album that not only cracked the Top 50 on Billboard's album charts but also is widely regarded as one of their best and most adventurous albums!Features special guest appearances by Insane Clown Posse, Tech N9ne, Krizz Kalico, and both B-Real and Sen Dog of Cypress Hill!Available for the first time on digipak CD and glorious vinyl in a special limited edition gatefold jacket with 2 GOLD vinyl!
Kottonmouth Kings - Cloud Nine [Digipak]
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After 10 years, one of the greatest trilogies in hip-hop gets its final chapter. Kid Cudi unveils his anxiously awaited 7th full-length studio album and the 3rd installment of his legendary Man On The Moon series, Man On The Moon III: The Chosen out on Republic Records. Cudi has returned with 18 new songs, such as “Show Out” feat. Pop Smoke and Skepta, “Lovin’ Me” feat. Phoebe Bridgers, and “Rockstar Knights” feat. Trippie Redd. 2 LP.

Kid Cudi - Man On The Moon III: The Chosen [2LP]
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Logic

Bobby Tarantino III

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Originally released digitally in celebration of the 5th anniversary of his first Bobby Tarantino mixtape, GRAMMY-nominated, multiplatinum artist Logic brings a new chapter on BOBBY TARANTINO III, releasing on CD on December 17, 2021. Consisting of a 5-week campaign of Friday advance track releases including "Vaccine," "Get Up," "My Way," and "Call Me." The original Bobby Tarantino mixtape, released in July 2016, rose to #2 on both the Billboard Top Rap Albums and Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts.
Logic - Bobby Tarantino III
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The 16-track album opens with "War & Wonders' as Smoke begins his journey foreshadowing an upcoming battle featuring impassioned flows and rhymes describing the violent challenges of urban living. The track opens with a storyline of Smoke getting knocked down from his ongoing battles and a woman calling his name to wake up. The narrative then progresses with latest singles "Shame On You" and "Common Sense" featuring SiR commenting on humanity's unique simplicity and embracing our differences. At the core of the album, "Stay True" featuring John Legend accentuates the meaning of living your best life by staying true to your authentic self regardless of what life throws your way and the hardships you may face. Then "Good Thing" featuring Ty Dolla $ign offers an upbeat, positive track bringing light to companionship and finding joy in life through many avenues. Smoke wraps the project with rhythmic, jazz infused "Free Write" reflecting on the crusade of each track leading to the end of his battles, and bringing awareness to the grieving of his city from politics to systemic racism and his influence on making the situation better for future generations. War & Wonders spotlights poignant themes, necessary social commentary, and the hurdles we overcome in order to appreciate what we have in this life. For Smoke, he showcases Inglewood's war on losing love, being in love, and battling himself as he is always being led in different directions. It is a continuous journey of learning, growing, self-discovery, and reinventing a better version of himself.
D Smoke - War & Wonders
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Lil Baby and Lil Durk have unleashed their long-awaited, highly anticipated album The Voice Of The Heroes, with the Atlanta and Chicago rap giants teaming up for a supercharged project that features the likes of Travis Scott, Meek Mill, Young Thug, and Rod Wave.
Lil Baby / Lil Durk - The Voice Of The Heroes [2LP]
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"Sniper Gang Presents: Nightmare Babies is the sophomore album by Kodak Black's label, Sniper Gang, following the release of Baptized N Blood in 2017. The album highlights the talent of emerging rappers, Syko Bob and Snapkatt. And features Kodak's hit single "Super Gremlin". " TRACKLISTING: 1. Nightmare Stories (Feat. Kodak Black, Syko Bob & SnapKatt) 2. Face Down (Feat. Syko Bob) 3. Dirt On My Boots (Feat. Syko Bob) 4. Super Gremlin 5. Bussin' Anything (Feat. Kodak Black & Syko Bob) 6. Killing The Rats 7. Halloween Bill Kill 8. Let's Stop (Feat. Kodak Black, Syko Bob & NoCap) 9. Peggy Sue (Feat. Kodak Black & Petey Pablo) 10. In The Field (Feat. Kodak Black, Nuely & Yo Baby) 11. Sniper Girl (Feat. Ballgreezy & Syko Bob).
Sniper Gang Presents Syko Bob & Snapkatt - Nightmare Babies (Mod)
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Yellow Tape 2 is the follow-up to Key Glock's 2020 debut album, Yellow Tape, and like it's predecessor, remains distinctly featureless. The album showcases Glock, at times alongside his alterego, Glizock, floating over trap-heavy production with the authentic tone his fans have come to know. Featuring the singles, "Toolie," "Ambition for Cash," & "Da Truth," the album sees production from Tay Keith, Juicy J, Sosa 808, Budda Bless and more.
Key Glock - Yellow Tape 2
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Chief Keef

4nem

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It has been more than 2 years since the Chicago staple who changed Hip-Hop forever, Chief Keef, has released a full length project. Sosa has returned with his new project "4NEM", a Christmas gift to his fans. With this project, Keef looks to end an eventful 2021 on a high note, as he ramps up for more new music to come in 2022.
Chief Keef - 4nem
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