Decided to change my DJ name & wanted to make a mix with different songs that I like.

Intro – The Neptunes & Roscoe P Coldchain
Material Girl – The Weeknd
Lock It Up (feat. Kehlani) – Marc E. Bassy
Rock The Boat – Aaliyah
Get Away – Kehlani
Old School – Aaliyah
How Many Drinks – Miguel
Brothers – Kid Cudi
Warm Winds (feat. Isaiah Rashad) – SZA
Be Your Girl (Kaytranada Remix) – Teedra Moses
Superstar (TOKiMONSTA Remix) – Lupe Fiasco
Never Catch Me (feat. Kendrick Lamar) – Flying Lotus
Down On My Luck – Vic Mensa
Marvin & Chardonnay (Remix) – DJ Hoodboi & Trippy Turtle
Sucka (Remix) – DJ Sliink & DJ Hoodboi & Trippy Turtle
Run To The Sun – N*E*R*D

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willin-and-illin  asked:

Say I was living under a rock from 1998-2008. What albums, singles, or comps should I listen to to play catch-up with where rap music is today?

1998: DMX’s It’s Dark and Hell is Hot; Juvenile’s 400 DegreezOutkast’s Aquemini
1999: Mobb Deep’s “Quiet Storm”; Ruff Ryders’ Ryde Or Die Vol. 1; Slum Village’s Fantastic Vol. 2
2000: C-Murder’s “Down 4 My”; Outkast’s Stankonia; Three 6 Mafia’s “Sippin On Some Syrup”
2001: Cannibal Ox’s The Cold Vein; Jay-Z’s The Blueprint; UGK’s Dirty Money
2002: Clipse’s Lord Willin’; Lil Jon’s “Get Low”; Mac Dre’s “Thizzelle Dance”
2003: 50 Cent’s Get Rich Or Die Trying; The Diplomats’ Diplomatic Immunity; Lil Boosie & Webbie’s Ghetto Stories
2004: Kanye West’s College Dropout; Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter; Madvillain’s Madvillainy
2005: D4L’s Down 4 Life; Mike Jones’ “Still Tippin’”; Young Jeezy’s Let’s Get It
2006: Lil Wayne’s Dedication 2; Lupe Fiasco’s Food & Liquor; The Pack’s “Vans”
2007: Gucci Mane’s No Pad, No Pencil; Kanye West’s Graduation; Soulja Boy’s “Crank Dat”
2008: Gucci Mane’s Gucci Sosa; Kanye West’s 808s and Heartbreak; Lil Wayne’s “A Milli”

Readers please keep in mind that this isn’t necessarily a list of the best records (whatever that is /Keef voice) or even my personal favorites. It’s just a representative sampling of influential titles. I actually dislike a few of these, see if you can guess which.