See The Brilliant Mashup-Turned-History Lesson "40 Years Of Hip Hop"
The Hood Internet creates perhaps his best mashup to date.
The Hood Internet has made a name for itself by releasing high-quality mashups, but his latest work might be the best until now. The duo of Chicago to put together a new track entitled "40 Years Of Hip Hop", which summarizes decades of the history of rap.
The production of the attendees to perfection the mixture of more than 150 songs on a record that clocks in less than four minutes. The Hood Internet that brings together the likes of Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five, Run-DMC, N. W. a, Wu-Tang Clan, UGK, Eminem, Missy Elliott, Lil Wayne and Kendrick Lamar for a cut showing the different generations of Hip Hop.
"We've been working on this project for more than a year," The Hood Internet told HipHopDX. "It is without a doubt inspired by the work of Girl Talk did when he made Night Ripper more than a decade ago, the construction of an approach to the fusion of small bits of songs together to make a coherent whole. Here we have tried to take it to its logical extreme, making those bits of songs, but of lesser rappers don't even finish their own rhymes before it jumps to another person. The challenge was to still the voice of fit in a way that sounded natural. From there it's just evolved in the attempt to capture all eras of Hip-Hop in the context of a song-length song."
You can see the video of the previous version, or simply listen to the audio below. The Hood Internet also shared all of the artists included in the mashup, which can be seen under the SoundCloud sequence.
Featured artists: 2Pac, 50 Cent, A Tribe Called Quest, Afrika Bambaataa, Audio Two, AZ, Beastie Boys, B. G., Big Pun, Biz Markie, Black Rob, Black Sheep, Blackstreet, Bobby Shmurda, Boogie Down Productions, Busta Rhymes, Cali Swag District, cam'ron, Chamillionaire, Chance The Rapper, Clipse, Common, Craig Mack, Cypress Hill, David Banner, De La Soul, Dead Prez, Digable planets, Digital Underground, DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince, DJ Kool, DJ Quik & Kurupt, DMX, Doug E