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Guru – Propaganda ft. Avrex & Big Shug + Major Game ft. Black Jesus [Song]

April 24, 2015 by


This weekend (April 19) marks five years since the tragic passing of Keith “Guru” Elam. A founding member of Gang Starr, Guru is a Boston, Massachusetts-born MC known for his street-smart rhymes, raspy voice, and 20-plus-year quest to stylishly merge Hip-Hop with Jazz. On April 19, 2010 Hip Hop lost one of the greats. Guru […]

Marco Polo – G.U.R.U. ft. Talib Kweli & DJ Premier (Song)

April 29, 2013 by


Friday April 19th marked the three-year anniversary of the passing of Guru and this track, “G.U.R.U.” f/ Talib Kweli & DJ Premier is dedicated to his memory and a celebration of his life, legacy and all of the vast accomplishments and great music he and DJ Premier gave us. “G.U.R.U.” also serves as the lead-single from […]

Notes to Self ft. Evidence – Nobody (Video)

May 2, 2012 by


The 2012 Vimeo Festival and Awards are coming up June 7th in NYC. There doesn’t seem to be any Hip Hop films nominated under the Music Video category this year, but this music video from Notes to Self is on the short list for Remix videos. The video, dedicated to Guru is a sick walk […]

Da What’s Good Radio – Season 3, Episode 8

April 20, 2011 by


Last night I played a tribute to Guru mixed by DJ M-Rock (who also did a Nate Dogg tribute mix that kills it!).  Hit the jump to download the mix in its entirety.

Methuzulah & Dj Synthesis Present – “The Kumite”

April 27, 2010 by


It is easy to appreciate something once it is gone but it is a lot tougher to express that appreciation before it is too late. This record was put together at the end of last year by Atlanta emcee Methuzulah and also features some of the ATL Underground’s finest. Remind you… This song was put together months […]

Da What’s Good Radio – Show 10

April 25, 2010 by


Not much talking last night, I decided to play music excerpts from DJ Premier’s tribute to Guru that he did.  If you want to download the whole tribute or the music blocks that I played last night, go here.  After the jump I will list the track list of songs that Premo picked to play […]

Rest in Paradise Guru (1966-2010)

April 24, 2010 by


UPDATE: There are a lot of tributes out there, but I thought that the one from Guru’s Gangstarr partner, Dr Premier, was worth posting.  After the jump, you can find a download link to the whole 2 hour segment as well as a few of the music sections broken up for my radio show’s purpose. […]


March 1, 2010 by


HipHopDX reported today that Keith Elam, better known as Gang Starr’s Guru, slipped into a coma today after undergoing cardiac arrest. 7 Grand Records has asked for a respect for the Elam family’s privacy in this matter. With that in mind, we should all give his family the space they need right now, but keep […]