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They’re basically the Pixies of Hip Hop. Their influence is in almost every classic Hip Hop album. Yet they’re basically forgotten nowadays.
Why is that?
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>>83330303
They don't have very memorable songs like say, Mobb Deep or Nas have. Their influence is undenyable tho.
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Forgotten by who? Zoomers?

754,000 views on this Rakim (((NPR))) video after 3 months

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iU0_cYjm8HE
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Follow the Leader>>>>Paid in Full
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>>83330421
controversial... I don't disagree, but it depends on which day you ask me
follow The Leader = Paid in Full
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>>83330360
stfu zoomer
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>>83330303
So desperately looking for a comparison to validate your shit taste...
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>>83330303

Nice beats but Rakim's flow is a bit outdated. Sounds like he's talking rather than rapping.
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>>83330994
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>>83330303
cause classic hip hop is boring to a lot of people
>monotone deliveries
>focus on lyrics (same reason complex poetry is irrelevant today)
>no hooks
>dusty beats
>90% drums, 5% brief vocal samples, 5% instrumentation
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>>83330372
lol that ain't shit. even nobodies can get a few million these days





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