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EVIDENCE: It Wasn’t Me (2011) video + ‘Cats & Dogs’ LP audio

Dilated Peoples’ rapper Evidence releases the video to It Wasn’t Me from his just released and long-awaited Cats And Dogs LP and as you might expect the lyrics find him engaged in some extended denial of responsibility. Texting other women besides the one he’s seeing? Tagging some building? Making slightly watered down versions of the sort of hip-hop he was doing ten years ago. He denies it all – oh wait – not the last one

EVIDENCE: Cats & Dogs (2011) LP details + preview mix free download + ‘Same Folks’ feat. Fashawn video

Once upon a time in hip-hop a group called Dilated Peoples worked the angles to popular underground acclaim. This would be back when record shops were so thick with manboys wearing empty Eastpak rucksacks that it almost made you want to stop buying vinyl and go home and illegally download mp3s. By the time Eastpak rucksack sales had past their peak, Dilated’s star had begun to wane and I had trouble finding a record shop