Kanye West’s First Beats (Disc 1)

Owner of the disc, Jensen Karp: “I was stumbling through my garage, searching through old storage bins, when I came across some old beat CDs from my days as a signed Interscope rapper. I was shocked to find that two of them, both given to me in ‘01, had the name Kanye West on them. These two CDs, which I believe are the oldest Kanye beats ever released. I think this collection of early Kanye beats shows you where he came from, even if it…

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De La Soul

De La Soul: Being Independent

This is an interesting selection to go in our Money!Money!Money! section. De La Soul makes some good points on the ideal behind crowd funding and what it can do for independent artist. With so many artist still in search of corporate backing, here is a perspective from legends in the game. The topic of free music and plenty of jewels to catch, take a moment and absorb the knowledge…

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