Happy Birthday to Pete Rock, Born June 21, 1970
Please join the Albumism team in celebrating Pete Rock’s musical legacy and share your personal Pete Rock record. Destined to nourish the souls of any and all within earshot. When a Pete Rock production comes on Pete Rock has never been part of hip hop beef. He greets one and all with a pound, a smile, a memories of him with us in the comments below! Born: June 21, 1970 Biography (via PeteRock.com): Pete Please join the Albumism team in celebrating Pete Rock’s musical legacy and share your personal memories of him with us. Happy Birthday to Pete Rock, Born June 21, 1970 Antarctica, Pete Rock will either be asked to spin—or be played by the DJ who does. His name answers
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 25 Years of Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s Debut EP ‘All Souled Out’
before Peaceful Journey hit store shelves, Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth released their debut song suite, in Pete Rock Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth tracks in which Rock dominates the mic and not just the mixing board. “That -hop heads among us, most folks first discovered the brilliance of Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth by way of duo from that point forward. However, Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s history on wax actually predates TRIBUTE: Celebrating 25 Years of Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s Debut EP ‘All Souled Out’ Happy 25th Anniversary to Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s debut EP All Souled Out, originally released Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 25 Years of Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s ‘Mecca And The Soul Brother’
Happy 25th Anniversary to Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s debut full-length album Mecca And The Soul , Pete Rock has the most notoriety. His reputation as one of the most inventive hip-hop producers ever Brother so great is the combination of Pete Rock and C.L. Smooth. That may sound like I’m stating the as dynamic as Peter “Pete Rock” Phillips and Corey “C.L. Smooth” Penn. The pair’s musical alliance TRIBUTE: Celebrating 25 Years of Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s ‘Mecca And The Soul Brother’ lyrics are the highlights. It is the chemistry that Pete Rock and C.L. have together that forms the Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth
WATCH: De La Soul Deliver Evocative, Endearing Video for “Memory of… (US)” ft. Estelle & Pete Rock
WATCH: De La Soul Deliver Evocative, Endearing Video for “Memory of… (US)” ft. Estelle & Pete Rock Pete Rock The whimsical “Memory of… (US)” featuring UK songstress Estelle and the legendary Pete Rock is an unequivocal highlight of De La Soul’s latest LP. UK songstress Estelle and the Chocolate Boy Wonder himself, the legendary Pete Rock. In the recently
100 Most Dynamic Debut Albums: Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s ‘Mecca And The Soul Brother’ (1992)
While Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s musical partnership regrettably proved an ephemeral one, the dynamic 100 Most Dynamic Debut Albums: Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s ‘Mecca And The Soul Brother’ (1992) Album” below to explore each album or view the full album index here. PETE ROCK & C.L. SMOOTH | Mecca 2015. Comprised of crate-digger extraordinaire Pete Rock’s flawless, sample-heavy production and the Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth
THIS ALBUM IS ME: Daryl McIntosh Selects Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s ‘Mecca And The Soul Brother’
pours out over Pete Rock’s masterpiece that stands out among a brilliant career of production Pete Rock created when the producer/emcee duo Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth dropped Mecca and the Soul Brother in reinforces the argument that Pete Rock may be the undisputed King of Boom Bap. Now, almost halfway : Baltimore, MD ALBUM: Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s Mecca and the Soul Brother (1992) Even amidst the THIS ALBUM IS ME: Daryl McIntosh Selects Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s ‘Mecca And The Soul Brother’ lifelong love affair with hip-hop. BUY Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s Mecca and the Soul Brother via Amazon | iTunes
WELCOME BACK WAX: Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s ‘Mecca And The Soul Brother’ to Return on Vinyl
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RESPECT DUE: The 12 Greatest Instrumental Hip-Hop Albums Ever Made
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PREVIEW: 17 New Albums We Can’t Wait to Hear in 2017
to the studio together. The most recent inkling arrived from none other than Pete Rock himself last . SMOOTH | Title TBD Release Date: TBD Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s musical partnership regrettably their most recent affair, 2013’s lush and minimalist Tales of Us. CLASSIC TRACK: “Number 1” PETE ROCK & C.L Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth
100 Most Dynamic Debut Albums: Little Brother’s ‘The Listening’ (2003)
including DJ Jazzy Jeff, Questlove, and Pete Rock. Almost completely losing its identity in the whirlwind Pete Rock & CL Smooth and A Tribe Called Quest. Finding most of their acclaim for the stellar
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STREAM: De La Soul Tease Forthcoming Album with New 4-Track EP ‘For Your Pain & Suffering’
, Little Dragon, Pete Rock, Snoop Dogg and Usher, among others, De La’s forthcoming long player
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up by Pete Rock, DJ Premier, and Large Professor. My love affair with music followed me as I entered
100 Most Dynamic Debut Albums: Nas’ ‘Illmatic’ (1994)
Source’s Large Professor, Pete Rock, and fellow QB native L.E.S. All in his freshman attempt, Nasir Jones
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 15 Years of Large Professor’s ‘1st Class’
featured producer on classics like Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s “Act Like You Know” from Mecca And The Soul loaded SP's the ensemble / Pete Rock together with Large the bomb combo / We raise the stakes on jazzy sound of the Pete Rock beat accentuated by the familiar effects of the sleigh bells provided by duties with the Chocolate Boy Wonder, Mr. Pete Rock, on “The Rap World.” With lines like “C'mon the
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 25 Years of Showbiz & A.G.’s Debut Album ‘Runaway Slave’
like Stetsasonic, Gang Starr, A Tribe Called Quest and Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth had all used a jazz architects and purveyors of the era’s sonic innovation, New York-based producers Pete Rock, DJ Premier drums. The aforementioned Pete Rock was known during this era for his horn-driven sound, but Showbiz
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 20 Years of Rakim’s Debut Solo Album ‘The 18th Letter’
Pete Rock (“The Saga Begins,” “When I’m Flowin’”). It was almost a given their names would appear good without DJ Premier, Pete Rock or Erick Sermon supplying their beats, but this wasn’t likely to be
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