Anyone hear like jazz and hip-hop?

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by caliyute02, Sep 2, 2005.

  1. caliyute02


    Sep 2, 2005
    Hey guys!!! Does anyone here enjoy Jazz and hip-hop? Jazz could have some good sounds!!! Anyways, I’m listening to a few tracks from the new Soullive album called break out. Has anyone heard it? I got it from my internship at umvd. They mix jazz music with hip-hop beats. I'd just thought to share with you guys. They have a website if you want to hear a few clips. See ya.
  2. bste9


    Jun 15, 2000
    St. Louis
    its called tribe called quest.. they did this about 15 years ago not to mention a google of other hip hop acts.
  3. ErikP.Bass

    ErikP.Bass Supporting Member

    Nov 23, 2004
    Digable Planets. Many of the samples are old school jazz - upright bass.

  4. spc


    Apr 10, 2004
    South of Boston
    Check out Guru's jazzmatazz albums, good stuff there...
  5. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    Wow I can't believe I'm the first to say this, but... The Roots.

    Do you Want More?!?!?!? is the best place to start IMO. Perfect jazz hop, absolutely flawless drum and bass between ?uestlove and Hub.
  6. Jason Carota

    Jason Carota Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 1, 2002
    Lowell, MA
    Quite Sane. Check them out - amazing stuff. I haven't heard much about new releases from them lately, but their first album, The Child of Troubled Times, is great.
  7. Don't_Fret

    Don't_Fret Justin Schornstein

    Dec 10, 2003
    East Coast, US
    Roy Hargrove's RH Factor.