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The Roots’ 3-Album Run w/ Beezy (Dead End Hip Hop) | Ep. 143

15 Sekunden vorwärts
15 Sekunden vorwärts

This week is special, as we dive into the work of one of rap’s greatest groups - The Roots. We’re joined by Dead End Hip Hop’s Roots super fan, Beezy, to talk about their incredible three album run…


1995’s Do You Want More?!!!??!, Illadelph Halflife from 1996, and Things Fall Apart - their 1999 classic.


Throughout this journey you’ll hear from the group and their fans, with dope contributions from Dart Adams, John Morrison, Zilla Rocca, Nate LeBlanc, Vice Beats, Weird Rap and The Next Movement Podcast.


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Show Notes

  • Least hip hop thing in the last 24 hours? (03:40)
  • Why Beezy picked this run (06:33)
  • Questlove on meeting Thought (09:05)
  • Do You Want More: Hidden Gems and 5-Mic Moments (12:45)
  • John Morrison on The Roots (14:43)
  • Black Thought and Questlove on being a hip hop band (23:40)
  • Biggie loved Silent Treatment (33:40)
  • Nate LeBlanc (Dad Bod Rap Pod) on The Roots (43:19)
  • Illadelph Halflife: Hidden Gems and 5-Mic Moments (46:00)
  • Dart Adams on The Roots (54:05)
  • Things Fall Apart: Hidden Gems and 5-Mic Moments (1:05:29)
  • Vice Beats on The Roots (1:14:10)
  • Weird Rap crew on The Roots (1:31:25)
  • Zilla Rocca on The Roots (1:41:05)
  • The Next Movement Podcast (1:48:40)


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