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MOBB DEEP & NOSTALGIA 77: Survival Of The Thing (Steely Chan’s Blender Mash) (2013) Free download

Here we go – Steely Chan deliver another beast of a mashed-up classic hip-hop acapella and dirty funk instro. Survival Of The Thing is a mutant splice of Mobb Deep‘s ’95 track Survival Of The Fittest with Nostalgia 77‘s ’04 instro Thing. As it happens the name of the resulting hybrid perfectly describes what happens at the end of John Carpenter’s classic 1982 movie The Thing which also featured a bit of

MC LYTE & BREAKESTRA: Posed To Understand (Steely Chan’s Blender Mash)(2013) Free download

They’re at it again. Steely Chan grab MC Lyte’s classic old school crackhead boyfriend rhyme I Cram To Understand U in one hand and Breakestra’s Posed To Be instro in the other and snap them together like Lego bricks. It seems the boys were a little concerned that the intricacies of Lyte’s rhymes might have got lost amongst the hypnotic funk stylings of Breakestra however. Skilled bootleggers as they undoubtedly are (as this cut proves once