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Pete Rock, DJ Premier and Professor Kick Off Brooklyn Hip-Hop Fest
On July 5 the sixth annual Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival will be kicking off with a once-in-a-lifetime pairing of hip-hop legends.The organizers of the festival have just announced that revered producers Pete Rock, DJ Premier and Large Professor will be sharing the stage for the first time on U...
Top Ten Hip-Hop Soundtracks of the ’90s
In the '90s, every hip-hop-themed movie had its own original soundtrack. Classics like 'Colors,' 'Boyz N the Hood' and 'Menace II Society' came strapped with sound pieces that matched the tone of the films perfectly. Though they ranged in quality from life-changing…
Pete Rock and DJ Premier Team Up for Joint Album
Pete Rock and DJ Premier have earned their credentials as two of hip-hop's greatest producers, creating classics with artists that include Nas, Guru, M.O.P., and CL Smooth, and now the all-stars have announced plans to release a joint project...
Pete Rock to Headline Roy Ayers Tribute Concert
Legendary producer Pete Rock will be headlining a tribute to jazz great Roy Ayers in Harlem, New York on April 24.
Pete Rock will be joined onstage by jazz quartet The Robert Glasper Experiment, performing selections from the revered vibraphonist's catalog that will then segue into the Pete Rock…
DJ Premier and Pete Rock to Face-Off in Japan
Legendary DJ's Premier and Pete Rock will take their turntable skills to Tokyo on May 2, to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Manhattan Records.The Tokyo-based record label will put on a special show for turntable enthusiasts celebrating 30 years of distributing hip-hop and electronica music ha…
Pete Rock to be Honored at Noisemakers Event
Hot 97 radio host Peter Rosenberg has announced that he will be honoring revered 90's hip-hop producer Pete Rock at his upcoming Noisemakers event in New York City on April 7.
Rock is best known for his classic production on 'T.R.O.Y.' with CL Smooth, and has produced similar classic t…
Toure’s Top Five Duos
Whether it's two MCs mixing it up or an MC and a DJ working in perfect harmony, the duo is a time-honored tradition in hip-hop. The best duos have an elusive chemistry that produces a sum greater than its parts. Toure, host of Fuse's 'Hip-Hop Shop,' gives us his top five pairings…
Pete Rock, Jay Electronica Try Out Timbaland’s Beaterator
What better way to test out Beaterator, the new music-making application produced by Timbaland and Rockstar Games, then to have some of the hottest producers and rappers try it out? Beat connoisseurs Pete Rock, Buckshot, Jay Electronica, Twista, Ski Beatz, Dru Ha, Marco Polo and Torae sat down and t…

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