Tag Archives: Mike G

KRAFTY KUTS: Instant Vibes present ‘Work That Body’ remix competition (2013)

Work That Body – it’s a popular song title: Diana Ross, disco diva Taana Gardner, Michael Jackson and US/ Okinawan Beni Orashiro have all used it. Oh and Krafty Kuts. Guess who did the 130 bpm old school electro-themed one featuring Odd Future’s Mike G for their recent album. I’ll give you a clue – it wasn’t Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Taana Gardner or Beni Orashiro. Anyway – it’s up

CAPITOL 1212 feat. Dizzy Dustin, Mike G, MCM, Cadence, & DJ Sheep: Good Feeling (2012) free download + album announced

Word on the street has it that Capitol 1212 a.k.a production team Professa Fresh and Fly-T are working on their debut LP and if their last single Good Feeling was anything to go by, that should give you more than a twitch in your pants. For those who missed it the other year, Good Feeling was a phat party hip-hop posse cut – a posse, incidentally, which included no lesser rhyming talents than

CAPITOL 1212: Good Feelin (feat. Mike G, MCM, Cadence, Dizzy Dustin & DJ Sheep)/ Fly Times (feat. Time Machine & Danny Diamond) + video

Rating: ★★★★★
Massive breaks, sweet funk loop and more quality Yank MCs than James Brown could shake his lickin’ stick at? Yes, Capitol 1212 join the few who stand firm on the battered island of true-school hip-hop against the tidal waves of crap that daily batter its shores. They follow up their hip-hop/ dancehall crossover Invade The Carnival with Good Feelin and continue a tradition of UK producers crafting classic beats for U.S. MCs which in recent years has yielded some of the best hip-hop around