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GrantLOVE – Soul Samples 3

A selection of dusty Soul Samples. You may recognize a few. Hip Hop has been using soul samples for decades, and the digging through them never stops. From generation to generation, let’s keep these classics fresh! Featuring tracks from East of Underground, The Delfonics, 21st Century, Lenny Williams, Smoked Sugar, Timmy Thomas, Tommy Butler, Gladys […]

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GrantLOVE – The LOVE Break

A delicious blend of disco, RnB, soul, and Rare Grooves. I was up late putting this one together. Piecing together what I felt was the perfect combination of that disco feel at the end of the 70’s. The 80’s feel when R&B was heavy with funky guitar licks, and bass driven grooves held over from […]

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GrantLOVE – Born Suspect II

Dedicated to the families who have lost loved ones due to the bigotry and hate of another, or through self hate and destructive behavior of ones self. One day we will break the cycles of despair. 1  Ain’t The Devil Happy by Jeru The Damaja 2  The Beast by The Fugees 3  The Enemy by Ice Cube 4 Verbs of Power by X-Clan […]

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GrantLOVE: Common The Samples

From the South-side of the Chi, to the White House, Lonnie Rashid Lynn Jr., A/K/A Common, has blessed us with close to 20 years of great Hip Hop music. His smooth melodic flow has captured not only our ears, but our conscience as well. This mix will give you an idea of Common’s musical upbringing. […]

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GrantLOVE: Dr Dre Sample Session

My top 20 songs sampled and used by Dr. Dre for hits of his own, or hits for others. This set of songs is all about that FUNK feel. Check the Funky tracks from groups and artists like The Ohio Players, James Brown, Parliament/Funkadelic, Willie Hutch, Bernard Wright, Leon Haywood & more. MTME is all […]

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GrantLOVE – The Soul of Hov

A selection of samples used for many of Jay-Z’s greatest hits throughout the years. From Funk, Soul, Blues, R&B, etc, The Soul of Hov is represented by artists and groups like Barry White, The Tinsley Orchestra, Tom Brock, Rotary Connection, Bobby Blue Bland, Max Romeo, The Doors, etc. Remember as always…”It’s not old, if it’s […]

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GrantLOVE – DillaFied Soul

Take a trip from J Dilla’s Slum Village all the way to the Pharcyde’s Labcabincalifornia, J Dilla has worked with numerous artists and groups in between like Janet Jackson, Busta Rhymes, De La Soul, Q-Tip, Brand New Heavies, Erykah Badu, Talib Kweli, Common and more. This mix contains a few of his classic productions featuring […]

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GrantLOVE – The Origins

Hip-Hop. When you hear that word, what’s the first thing you think about? Is it your favorite Rapper? Do you think about a favorite song, or do you think about the essence of Hip-Hop Culture? Well if you’re under the age of 35, the latter will most likely NOT be your answer. Hip-Hop has come […]

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GrantLOVE – Samples@Random

New random samples set of some classic, some underground, and a few new samples, but in their original form. Featuring tracks from Ray Goodman & Brown, Robert Winters & Fall, Five Special, The Stylistics, George Duke, Willie Hutch, Inezz Foxx, Billy Paul & More.. You’ll recognize some samples from the likes of Notorious BIG, Common, […]

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GrantLOVE – Take Flight II

GrantLOVE – Take Flight II presents more of you favorite childhood faves, forgotten treasures, underground gems, and hood classics. Daydreaming – Kurtis Blow Street Life – Randy Crawford All Night Long – Mary Jane Girls Sugar Free – Juicy Risin’ to the Top – Keni Burke Ridin’ High – Faze-O Rock Creek Park – The […]

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GrantLOVE – POSSE

GrantLOVE presents POSSE, a flashback of some of the best collaborations or Posse/Crew cuts in Hip Hop. With well over 100 different Hip Hop artists lending verses to this compilation, you are guaranteed to hear some of your faves. Visit mtme.wordpress.com for archived downloadable mixes. Music To My Ears is all about that 20th Century […]

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