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Paris DJs Soundsystem presents The Authentic Funk Hip Hop Jazz and Soul Experience

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents The Authentic Funk, Hip Hop, Jazz & Soul Experience (5CDs boxset, Paris DJs, 2016)


5 funky & soulful compilations digging into today's international scene. Expect psychedelic hip hop, jazzy rhymes, dancefloor funk, cinematic soul, heavy heavy heavy tunes all along from various atmospheres, vibes & moods. All new & exclusive tracks hand-picked by Paris DJs' crew....

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Raashan Ahmad - Falling feat Aloe Blacc and Gift Of Gab - Grant Phabao Remix

Raashan Ahmad - Falling feat. Aloe Blacc and Gift Of Gab (Grant Phabao Remix) (Digital Single, 2015, Paris DJs)


California MC Raashan Ahmad used to be the front man for the live hip-hop group Crown City Rockers (formerly known as Mission) in the 2000s. Since then he's launched a succesful solo career culminating so far in 2013 with the neo-classic 'Ceremony' album. Early 2014 he got in touch with Paris DJs, submitting a handful of songs for the French label's jazzy hip hop compilation 'Spirituality &...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Some Of The Best Things In Life Are Free Vol 5

Paris DJs Soundsystem - Some Of The Best Things In Life Are Free Vol.5


Some people just stream. Some take a subscription to a streaming service and they feel they have all the music they need at their disposal, anytime. One thing's for sure, they're passing on the cool free music downloads we're hunting for this series of selections. Those are often special tracks, mashups, remixes aiming towards DJs or to showcase some music skills; to which we try to add a vast...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Some Of The Best Things In Life Are Free

Paris DJs Soundsystem - Some Of The Best Things In Life Are Free Vol.1


Paris DJs have been hustling social networks for a week now, asking all the fans, friends and family to take out their credit card and support their crowdfunding campaign, in order to press some astonishing vinyl and merchandising. But Paris DJs is not all about the money and wanted to share this carefully mixed selection of tunes to be found as free downloads on the web. Because 'Some of the...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Spirituality and the Supernatural Kaleidoscopic Jazz and Mind Bending Poetry

Paris DJs Soundsystem - Spirituality & The Supernatural - Kaleidoscopic Jazz & Mind Bending Poetry (Digital compilation, Paris DJs, 2014)


'Spirituality and the Supernatural - Kaleidoscopic Jazz & Mind-Bending Poetry is the 6th compilation coming out on the Paris DJs label, and the second one in a Hip Hop series co-curated with Paris-based international Hip Hop activist Miska. While the previous volume was on psychedelic tip, this new selection is all about Hip Hop incorporating jazz influences. By email, phone, through websites...

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Souleance La Belle Vie

Souleance - La Belle Vie - out on First Word Records


Souleance - La Belle Vie (CD/Digital) First Word Records, 2012-04-09 Beatmaker Fulgeance (Musique Large) and DJ Soulist (What The Funk) have now partnered quite some time ago under the Souleance guise. We introduced them in 2009 with a cool Souleance - Le Mix and they're now back with their first full length album, La Belle Vie, out April 9th on First Word Records. Three things characterize...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Aloe Blacc

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Aloe Blacc


In 2010, Egbert Nathaniel Dawkins III, also known as Aloe Blacc, released his second album, Good Things, on Stones Throw records. The album was produced by Jeff Dynamite and Leon Michels for Truth & Soul Productions (El Michels Affair, Bronx River Parkway, Lee Fields, etc.). It's also the year that the American soul singer, rapper and musician exploded worldwide with I Need A Dollar, the...

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Ancient Astronauts - We Are To Answer


Ancient Astronauts - We Are To Answer (CD) Eighteen Street Lounge, 2009-06-09 The newest ESL signing, the Ancient Astronauts (Kabanjak and Dugo) will be releasing an album on June 9th. The album, titled "We Are To Answer," features a variety of new sonic collaborators including Bootie Brown and Imani of legendary hip hop group The Pharcyde, Azeem, Tippa Irie, Bajka, See-I, Phat Old...

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The Mighty Underdogs - Droppin' Science Fiction


The Mighty Underdogs - Droppin' Science Fiction (CD) Definitive Jux, 2008-10-14 Tracklisting : 01. Monster 02. Hands in the Air 03. So Sad feat. Julian Marley / Damian Marley 04. Gun Fight feat. MF Doom 05. ILL Vacation feat. Lyrics Born 06. Science Fiction 07. Laughing at You feat. Casual 08. Escape feat. Mr. Lif / Akrobatik 09. Doglude 10. Folks 11. UFC Remix feat. DJ Shadow 12. Want You Back...

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Presto - State Of The Art


Presto - State Of The Art (CD+DVD) Concrete Grooves Records CG0013, 2008-06-17 (USA), 2008-09-01 (Europe) Tracklisting : 01. Listen 02. Conquer Mentally (feat. Sadat X, O.C., & Large Professor) 03. Street Sport (feat. Ark of T Weaponz) 04. Pour Another Glass (feat. Blu) 05. On (feat. LOWD) 06. The Pressure (feat. Raashan Ahmad) 07. Higher (feat. Mhax Montes) 08. Altered States (feat. Wayward...

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