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DJ Premier Producing Albums for KRS-One, Chaka Khan
Super producer DJ Premier has a pretty busy schedule ahead of him. The instrumental driving force behind Gang Starr recently spoke on his upcoming projects before a Chicago performance, discussing plans to release full-length albums with MC Eiht and KRS-One as well as with legendary vocalist Chaka K…
Solar’s Twitter and Email Accounts Hacked
Weeks after the death of legendary Gang Starr rapper, Guru, there is still controversy brewing around the late emcee's friend and business partner, Solar. Since Guru's passing, both his family and former Gang Starr partner, DJ Premier, have publicly criticized Solar for limiting access to the ailing…
DJ Premier Describes Last Moments With Guru
Though Gang Starr producer DJ Premier has been noticeably tight-lipped regarding his former rap partner Guru's recent death, the revered DJ discussed the situation on his radio show, revealing that he visited Guru just two days before he died...
Solar Denies Being Romantically Involved With Guru
Controversial producer Solar, who oversaw, and some say controlled, the last few years of former Gang Starr rapper Guru's life, recently sat down with MTV to reveal the nature of their relationship.
The producer claims that he and Guru's relationship was evolved naturally, not through manip…
DJ Premier Issues a Statement About Guru’s Death
The death of Gang Starr MC, Guru has triggered an outpouring of fond memories of the legendary rapper within the hip-hop community. But there has also been some debate as to whether Guru's final letter to the public -- which included a few harsh words about his longtime partner DJ Premier -- wa…
A-Trak, DJ Premier, Diplo and More Cameo in Blog House Doc
With the prevalence of cheap recording software, remix culture has vaulted electronica influences and sounds into the mainstream and underground at a rapid clip. Chances are, if a popular hip-hop artist has a hot track, you're going to get a stack of new versions that are calibrated for success…
DJ Premier Drops Malcolm McLaren Tribute Mix
The death of famed punk entrepreneur, producer, promoter and band manager Malcolm McLaren sent waves through the music world last week. As the bizarre inventor of the Sex Pistols, McLaren knew how to create spectacle like few others and had a lifetime of managerial successes to boot...
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…
DJ Premier Says ‘Evil Lurks in Guru’s Life’
For the past week, revered producer DJ Premier has remained quiet about the situation regarding his former Gang Starr partner, Guru, who slipped into a coma last weekend, after suffering a heart attack. After numerous quotes attributed to DJ Premier made the rounds, the legendary producer finally se…

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