Widely used by discerning crate-diggers and hip-hop heads, the best Blue Note samples have become part of the cultural fabric.
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A history of Blaxploitation film soundtracks that helped define the genre, and the musicians who asserted their street cred by writing their scores.
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This marks the first film project authorized by the Gaye family.
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It’s been 15 years since Eminem released his record-breaking album, The Eminem Show on 26 May 2002 and it’s now become part of the hip-hop cannon.
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From 'Juice', to 'Wild Style' and '8 Mile', here are some of the best hip-hop soundtracks that brought emerging artists to the mainstream.