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Hip Hop Gold Dust

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Hip Hop Gold Dust

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Prince Paul
Producers:
Antidote
genre:
Hip-Hop/Rap

We gave it a B

Chameleonic hip-hop producer Prince Paul mines the vaults for a 20-track compilation of odds and ends spanning his two-decade career. Though not quite the promised gold dust, there are some gems buried on Hip Hop Gold Dust, a disc of unreleased tracks and remixes from De La Soul, Biz Markie, Gravediggaz, Stetsasonic, and others. Surprisingly, it’s the lesser-knowns who provide many of the best moments: the sad-sack rap of L.A. Symphony’s ”Broken Now,” Justin Warfield’s trippy ”K Sera Sera,” and May May’s neo-funk empowerment anthem ”Real Man.”

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