Over 150 songs from more than 100 artists representing 40 years of hip hop all crammed into 4 minutes. It’s not a chronological history of hip hop. It’s rappers from different eras finishing each other’s rhymes over intersecting beats, all woven together to make one song.
Happy Throwback Thursday! T-Pain’s collaborative album with Lil Wayne is finally here!
After forming their duo in 2008, T-Pain and Lil Wayne dropped several collaborations and announced plans for a full album. But following Wayne’s release from jail in 2010, the project was scrapped. “When [Wayne] got into his little trouble, that was right at the peak of when we was like, ‘OK, let’s go. Let’s do this now.’ He finally had time, then he went to jail,” T-Pain told Rap-Up TV in 2011. (via)
WHAT IS THE NORTHERN TOUCH CONFERENCE AND MUSIC FESTIVAL?
The Northern Touch Music Festival was created in the same spirit that helped Canadian Hip-Hop become what it is today. We pay homage to the pioneers of Canadian Hip-Hop and try to reflect the same mentality and mandate used in the past, to grow the industry in the future.