Yo, Benny The Butcher is not fucking around. His new EP The Plugs I Met is serious. Peep my two faves off the project—”Crown For Kings” with Black Thought above, and “18 Wheeler” with Pusha T below. Straight fuego.
Thought At WorkMixes, Music, The Good Old Days
Been sitting on this Black Thought mix for a minute, feels like a good time to let it fly. Nothing but classics, freestyles, remixes and rarities. Stream and tracklist below, enjoy…
NY State Of Mind Intro
Tony Touch Freestyle
Thought @ Work (Original Version)
Silent Treatment (Beatminerz Mix)
Proceed II w/ Malik B and Bahamadia
Beatbox Freestyle w/ Rahzel (Live on KALX)
The Lesson Pt. 1 w/ Dice Raw and Rahzel
Work w/ Alicia Keys
Table Of Contents, Part 3
Distortion To Static (Freestyle Mix)
Wake Up Show Freestyle
Respiration (Pete Rock Flying High Remix) w/ Black Star
75 Bars (Black’s Reconstruction)
Thought @ Work Freestyle
Berkeley RootsLate Pass, Music, The Good Old Days
The Thanksgiving gems keep coming. Here’s an on-air freestyle from 1994 live on KALX in Berkeley, California featuring The Roots’ Black Thought on the mic and Rahzel on the beatbox. Thanks to Oliver Wang for preserving the audio—very fun. Listen below.
Becoming Friends with Black ThoughtArticles
This story is awesome. Dude on the left is a food writer at Thrillist, and became buddies with Black Thought after sitting next to him at breakfast one morning and then tweeting about it. Read below.