Posts Tagged ‘DJ Jazzy Jeff’

Listen to Nadastrom’s New Mixtape, The Life and Times of Raphael De La Ghetto

The mixtape pays homage to an episode of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.

Maimouna Youssef Has a Song With J Dilla and James Poyser

You know the story if you know Maimouna Youssef: She performed with rap duo dead prez at Dave Chappelle's block party. In 2006, she sang on The Roots' "Don't Feel Right," the lead single from the group's Game Theory album. "I Got a Man," the lead single from Youssef's The Blooming, was produced by DJ Jazzy Jeff. [...]

Maimouna Youssef Has a Man (Sorry, Fellas)

Working with The Roots certainly has its perks. Five years ago, local singer/MC Maimouna Youssef sang the hook to the Philly crew's "Don't Feel Right" and earned a Grammy nomination for her work on the song.
And if you look fast enough, you'll see a teenage Youssef on Dave Chappelle's Block Party, jumping abundantly with rappers Dead [...]