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(Shawn McKenzie), along with the Queens-bred producer/emcee Large Professor (William Paul Mitchell while Large Professor, Akinyele, and Joe Fatal each delivered commanding rhymes, it was the ferocious Atoms proved the first full-fledged showcase of Large Professor’s prodigious production gifts they thing and they didn’t holla at all,” Large Professor recalled to HipHopDX in 2012. “They didn’t Large Professor -hop’s early ‘90s heyday, “Looking at the Front Door” finds an exasperated Large Professor lamenting a
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 15 Years of Large Professor’s ‘1st Class’
). Regarded as one of the top soundsmiths in his field, Large Professor’s name is frequently over two decades. BUY Large Professor’s 1st Class via Amazon | iTunes LISTEN: The story of hip-hop is not complete without a sizable chapter dedicated to the one-and-only Mad Scientist, Large Professor. Large Professor Happy 15th Anniversary to Large Professor’s second studio album 1st Class, originally released Scientist, Large Professor. Besides making it cool to rock spectacles, the man known by his peers as the LP included a Large Professor track entitled “Built Pyramids.” Large Professor’s work to elevate TRIBUTE: Celebrating 15 Years of Large Professor’s ‘1st Class’
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up by Pete Rock, DJ Premier, and Large Professor. My love affair with music followed me as I entered
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Source’s Large Professor, Pete Rock, and fellow QB native L.E.S. All in his freshman attempt, Nasir Jones
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appearance on record. But aside from Nas and Main Source frontman Large Professor, the song features two category of “would never get released in 2018.” On the production side, Large Professor guides Vagina producers like DJ Premier and Pete Rock in the mid-’90s, Large Professor contributions often went
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’ “Live at the BBQ.” Main Source’s Large Professor even assisted Marley Marl with the production of
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 20 Years of Rakim’s Debut Solo Album ‘The 18th Letter’
also maybe expect to find beats by Large Professor, Diamond D and Buckwild, but none make an appearance significant role in producing the classic debut Paid in Full (1987) and that Large Professor and
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-label contract, and many of New York's finest producers offered their support. DJ Premier, Large over beats by a range of producers: legends like DJ Premier, Large Professor, and Pete Rock; hitmakers Professor, and Pete Rock entered the studio with the young rapper and began work on Illmatic. When Columbia
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problem with his music. For every sporadic Large Professor or DJ Premier beat there are tons of
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 25 Years of The Brand New Heavies’ ‘Heavy Rhyme Experience: Vol. 1’
the group’s front man and producer extraordinaire Large Professor. Main Source’s debut LP Breaking
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favor of the masters like DJ Premier, Large Professor and Pete Rock, but Da Beatminerz’ contributions
Fat Joe’s Debut Album ‘Represent’ Turns 25 | An Anniversary Retrospective
, perfected by Diamond, the other D.I.T.C. producers, DJ Premier, Pete Rock, Large Professor, Q-Tip and Da
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Large Professor (“N****z Never Learn"). Producing for Big Daddy Kane was a pivotal moment for both
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 25 Years of Organized Konfusion’s Eponymous Debut Album
demo tape with the guidance of Large Professor’s original production mentor Paul C, who was tragically
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 25 Years of The Beatnuts’ ‘Intoxicated Demons: The EP’
Large Professor since the late ’80s. They got their start by producing a song on Monie Love’s debut
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 15 Years of Cormega’s ‘The True Meaning’
the star-studded cast of producers, Queens’ legend Large Professor steps from behind the boards to
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’ mentor Large Professor. This all led to an interview with the New Yorker, a video of Your Old Droog
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 20 Years of Organized Konfusion’s ‘The Equinox’
was accompanied by an equally dope Large Professor remix. Competing with “Stress” for the hallmark of
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 25 Years of Kool G Rap & DJ Polo’s ‘Live and Let Die’
handled the entirety of the production on Road to the Riches, and he had worked with Large Professor, Eric B., and Biz Markie on Wanted: Dead or Alive, as well as him and DJ Polo producing some of
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had worked on many of the album's tracks before his murder in July 1989. His protégé Large Professor completed
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