“Just sendin’ junky rhythms right down ya block

We be to rap what key be to lock”

I have to admit that I wasn’t all that into jazz until I started listening to tracks like this one from Digable Planets, and then crate digging the tracks that are sampled. Better late than never, I guess.

We found a copy of the rare 25th Anniversary edition of this vinyl on Ebay, so while you dig into the single’s construction. Wander over to the shop and get it before it’s gone!

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