Late 80s and early 90s hip hop is seen as the "Golden Age" for the musical genre. It was an innovative and creative time as the masterminds behind these tracks sampled retro favorites and rhymed about spreading positivity. Word is Bond is a collection of some of our favorite tracks from the Golden Age of Hip Hop. Click here to stream Word is Bond via Spotify. Track List Check the Technique // Gang Starr Quality Control // Jurassic 5 Don't Swear the Technique // Erik B. & Rakim Passin' Me By // The Pharcyde The World is Yours // Nas History // Mos Def and Talib Kweli At the Helm // Hieroglyphics A Roller Skating Jam Named Saturdays // De La Soul Can It Be All So Simple // Wu-Tang Clan Award Tour // A Tribe Called Quest All music used without permission. Streams via Spotify. Image credit: pabear26 on Flickr Font: Chunk from The League of Moveable Type
August 27, 2012 — Mel Calabro