by Black Bubblegum One of the great innovators of hip hop, De La Soul , are hitting the road in celebration of the 20th anniversary of their landmark 1989 LP (and one of my personal favorites), 3 Feet High and Rising ! The most inventive, assured, and playful debut in hip-hop history, 3 Feet High and Rising not only proved that rappers didn't have to talk about the streets to succeed, but also expanded the palette of sampling material [...]
I've been working out to this and I've already lost 25lbs. Thanks De La!!! Get yours at Itunes. ::MH::
When I got the call from J2K of Flosstradamus about contributing some music for the new De La Soul mix/project they were working on, OF COURSE I was down!!! De La is one of the dopest, most consistent groups in hip-hop still doing it. They've allowed their music to grow along side themselves without alienating their most diehard fans. The project turned out to be a collab with Nike+ for their Original Run series. De La now joins LCD Soundsystem , A-Trak and a host of others who have been a [...]
In this EPK Posdnous, Dave and Mase of De Las Soul talk about collaborating with Nike for the latest installment in their Original Run series ARE YOU IN?.