Tag Archives: Gang Starr

FORT KNOX FIVE vs. GANG STARR: Who’s Gonna Funk 4 Peace (DC’s finest remix)(2013) Free download

DC’s finest, Fort Knox Five, celebrate the presence of De La Soul’s Maseo at Tropicalia tonight with this pumping mash of the instro version of Gang Starr’s Who’s Gonna Take The Weight (off one of the finest ever hip-hop LPs Step In The Arena ) with the acapella of their very own Mustafa Akbar-featuring number Funk 4 Peace. I’m no seer but I predict that the titular question posed by the result (i.e.

FREQNIK & WDRE: Gang Starr Mash Appeal Hip Hop Jazz Mix feat. Fishbelly Black (2011) – Free download

Mash Appeal? Yep. Nothing to do with pureed potato or a Korean War-based US sitcom charity effort and everything to do with the welding of the work of jazzbo Fishbelly Black and the late, great Guru of Gang Starr by NYC production team Freqnik and WDRE. Everyone knows the other half of Gang Starr, DJ Premier is a legendary beatsmith but I’m fairly confident he would approve of this. As for Guru there’s no question

GURU: 17.7.62 – 19.4.10 – R.I.P.

Guru’s gone but check the technique: