Questions tagged [hip-hop]

For questions about the genre known as "hip-hop", which commonly features rap with an electronic backing.

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Arrested Development: Static on 3 Years, 5 Months & 2 Days in the Life Of

I have several copies of this album (CD, cassette, etc) and there is static on many of the tracks. Back in '94 I remember hearing the explanation was: (some guy left the master LP in the sun, or ...
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Origins of the outro sample from Take the Sword Part III on the Afro Samurai Resurrection soundtrack?

At the end of Take the Sword Part III on the Afro Samurai Resurrection soundtrack, there is this sample: When a man wants to attract the female The best way is to apply a musk perfume But when ...
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What's the rap song with Sa-Roc & another rapper playing chess then chased out of apartment?

Sometime in the past year or two I saw a hip-hop song with a male and female rapper, I'm pretty sure the female was Sa-Roc. The song had a heavy beat reggae style sort of like old KRS-One tracks, and ...
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Looking for fusion-funk bands

I'm currently looking to find fusion-funk bands. Lately I've been listening to a lot of RH Factor and Hiatus Kaiyote. I really enjoy the mix of Jazz and Hip Hop from RH factor, and the 'odd' rhythmic ...
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Soul/funk song sampled by Provy Tha Boss in “Welcome Back to the 80's”

I've been trying to find this song for a while, it's a funk song or soul song from maybe late 70's early 80's and it starts off with strings and a nice bassline followed by a man saying "ooh, ooh... ...
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Looking for a song that looped a small part of “everything is shady” by Ca$his

I recently listened to a rap / hip-hop song that at some point looped the "About to run the A" part of "Everything is Shady" by Ca$his. Genius annotation I really can't find which song did this ...
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Identify this song (most likely 2000s rap)

When my brother had his ipod 10 years ago, I used to listen to it while he was at school. I came across songs were I remembered some of the lyrics to. There's one song where I cannot remember the ...