Browsing All Posts published on »May, 2009«

Vibe Best Rapper Ever Bracket

May 22, 2009 by


I have mixed feelings about posting this link cause if I do then Vibe was successful cause it sparked a discussion and got people to promote it. Vibe is currently polling its “readers” (if they still have some) about who the best rapper ever is. I saw the bracket and it is pretty disgusting, unfortunately […]


May 21, 2009 by


I came across these 2 videos on Youtube and instantly fell in love with these songs. They’re not featured on either of their first 2 albums 93 til Infinity and No Man’s Land, and are infact unreleased tracks. Im really really feeling the super smooth laid back feel to both these jams. Im also a […]


May 20, 2009 by


This is by far one of my favorite tracks from Toronto based artist Drake, it was released as a bonus track on the latter releases of So Far Gone. Sample used in the song is Viva La Vida by Coldplay. Downlo@d Congratulations

Da Be@t Detective

May 19, 2009 by


In an attempt to give you a better understanding of Hip-Hop, here is my idea for a new segment here at Da Wh@t: Be@t Detective. In each segment we will explore the use of samples in Hip-Hop and the phenomenon of the jacked beat. So to begin we will look at the sampling of “The […]

Big Sean – UKNOWBIGSEAN Mixtape Review

May 18, 2009 by


For my next review I will be talking about Big Sean’s new mixtape UKNOWBIGSEAN Finally Famous Vol. 2. At the request of my man BP, I will be trying something different; I am going to review the album as a whole instead of track by track. I will rate the lyrics, flow, beats, and overall […]

Fear & Fancy

May 17, 2009 by


Some of you readers may not know this, but I am about to finish up my freshman year at Stanford. Through the course of the year I’ve realized that our class has a lot of musical talent. There’s one trio in particular, Fear & Fancy that’s formed in this year and shared their music with […]

Mistah Fab Freestyle from KarmaloopTV

May 17, 2009 by


Mistah F.A.B, Zumbi (of Zion I), Kosha Dillz, & Others – Freestyle Video from MZ on Vimeo.


May 15, 2009 by


Just found out about BassNectar tonight but I found this sick If I Ruled The World by NaS & Lauryn Hill/Paper Planes by M.I.A. mix he did @ La Zona Rosa Club.


May 12, 2009 by


I don’t know anything about this guy but I came across this LP (for free) while checking out Tanya Morgan stuff . Pretty tight concept album about the Lakers and a hotlist of producers: Black Milk, J Dilla, Mad Lib, RJD2 and many more so i’ll post it up p.s. Dope Cover Art too

The Minstrel Show

May 10, 2009 by


Download Probably one of my favorite albums, there is a serious albeit very saddening reality/message to this album.