“Crate Kings Vol. 2: Book of Breaks” by Semantik

So it’s been a little since I dropped the original 100 Breaks mix.  Actually been over a year since I’ve dropped anything significant, which is wayyy too long.  Can anyone believe that the latest installment of the Crate Kings break mix series has been has been completed, yet unreleased since October ’06!?? To tell the … Read more

Prodigy of Mobb Deep – “Bang On ‘Em” (produced by The Alchemist)

Prodigy and our man The Alchemist are back at it again with this little heatrock. Taken from Prodigy’s upcoming album Return of The Mac on Koch Records, this sounds it will be getting fully rotation in my mp3 player. Prodigy of Mobb Deep – “Bang On Em” produced by The Alchemist [audio:https://cratekings.com/audio/clips/bangonem.mp3] Also check the … Read more

Video of DJ Premier Making Beats on “Classic” Kanye West ft Nas, KRS-One, Rakim

I gotta give the usual huge shout out to my man DJ Trends for putting me up on the latest track "Classic" by Kanye West featuring Nas, KRS-One, Rakim with production by DJ Premier. The best part, of the many, is beginning where we get a glimpse into how DJ Premier works with his MPC … Read more