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Caribbean Cruising – Haiti & Jamaica | Royal Caribbean

It’s not often that you can claim to have woken up in a different country four days in a row but that’s exactly what happened when Adam and I took to the seas and embarked on our first full length cruise, courtesy of Royal Caribbean. A quick plane ride (please note the sarcasm as this plane […]

45 King Produces Hard Knock Life

posted by on 26/02/2010

Well, I came across this a few days ago but haven’t had time to post it as I was working on an essay till 4:30am this morning and I’m already up. Today in my calender is going to be a Red Bull day. Hard Knock Life for me is one of the best Jay-Z tracks ever, the beat is insane. I remember when I first heard it back in the day when I had never heard anything like it. This video gives you both sides of the story in the production of this ghetto anthem; quite incredible as 45 King discovered the sample in a thrift store. Believe it or not, Jay-Z recorded this song in one go. Dopeee. I fully recommend anyone who loves Hip-Hop to watch this.

If this doesn’t inspire producers I don’t know what will. Oh I chose a photo of the HOV with the Neptunes, apparently they’re in the studio atm. I wonder what they’ve got cooking.

Here’s a video clip of Jay-Z’s BP3 tour which kicked off earlier this week. Bun B joins Jay-Z on stage for ‘Big Pimpin’ CLASSIC!