April 15, 2016

DJ I-Roc "The Showdown" (Mixtape, 1995)

DJ I-Roc released this mix tape back in 1995. The mix features a number of exclusive freestyles from KRS-One, Method Man, Pete Rock, Shyheim, Channel Live, 12 MC's, Boot Camp Clik, Cella Dwellas, O.C., King Just and Ten Thieves. Those exclusive comprise the bulk of the mix, but it also includes tracks from Stephanie Mills, Mary J. Blige, Mad Skillz, Blackstreet, Big L, The Notorious B.I.G., Channel Live, Death Camp, Ol' Dirty Bastard, The GZA/Genius, Total & Keith Murray, Miss Jones, Tha Alkaholiks and Mad Lion. The full tracklist is above, listen below. Props to J.Nickelz.