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Monday, June 06, 2005

Mixmaster Spade (r.i.p.) - Interview with the "OG Compton Godfather of Rap"

Mixmaster Spade was a founding father of rap in the Westcoast, with a guiding hand in the careers of Compton,LA rap luminaries suchas as NWA, Toddy Tee, Quik, and King Tee. Indirectly, I know he influenced many of your favorite underground musicians as well. Very sadly, he passed away from complications from a motorcycle accident earlier this year. His music lives on...

Mixmaster Spade Interview (courtesty of the Poetess)
Mixmaster Spade Discography (courtesy of Werner)
free DJ Slip "Mixmaster Spade Tribute" album (featuring
legendary producer DJ SLIP of Comptons Most Wanted has posted the "Mixmaster Spade Tribute Album" for free download. The album features tributes from Bigg Snoop Dogg, King T, Tha Chill MC, Toddy Tee, CPO, Bad Azz, Tha Outlawz, Macadoshis of Thug Life, Doggys Angels and a whole lot more.)

Mixmaster Spade - The Genius is Back (mp3)

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