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10 February, 2011 10:02 am

Long ago, MCA solicited a 12″ single for Black Thought called “Hardware”, produced by DJ Krush, suggesting that this was the first single from his “forthcoming” solo album Masterpiece Theatre. While the record was not a “hit” in a hit-defining industry, heads loved it and begged for the album’s release. Eventually we all came to [cont.]

3 February, 2011 10:42 am

Here it is, Black Thought, Dice Raw, and company’s long-awaited Money Making Jam Boys tape, presented by 10 Deep and mixed by Mick Boogie. Money Making Jam Boys – “The Prestige”

3 February, 2011 8:04 am

SNL’s multi-talented impressionist shows off his skills during the recording sessions for Black Thought’s Money Making Jam Boys mixtape, The Prestige, which will be available here for download later today.

29 January, 2011 11:09 pm

Black Thought’s Money Making Jam Boys speak on the forthcoming mixtape The Prestige: Jam Boy Magic, hitting Feb. 3rd for free download.

29 January, 2011 10:38 pm

The Money Making Jam Boys (Black Thought, Dice Raw, Truck North, P.O.R.N.) will deliver their official mixtape, The Prestige: Jam Boy Magic on February 3rd, mixed by Mick Boogie & Terry Urban. Featuring original production from Frank Knuckles and ?uestlove, with cuts by Jazzy Jeff. “Day Job” here, is the first leak. [Audio clip: view [cont.]

29 January, 2011 10:46 am

Rappers from everywhere come out to celebrate the Illadelph (or their own city). This beat knocks. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] LISTEN: Young Chris – “Philly (Megamix)” (feat. Eve, Black Thought, Money Malc, Fat Joe, Fred The Godson, Diggy Simmons, Jermaine Dupri, Game) via: YC

28 January, 2011 11:26 pm

Black Thought sits down with the New York Post, speaking on his dual talents as both an emcee and singer, his forthcoming Def Jam EP, The Talented Mr. Trotter, and the Money Making Jam Boys mixtape, The Prestige: Jam Boy Magic, hitting February 3rd.

16 January, 2011 6:12 am

Black Thought’s Money Making Jam Boys crew speak with Statik Selektah in the studio.

5 January, 2011 3:46 am

Black Thought’s extended Philly crew, The Money Making Jam Boys, chill in the studio while SNL’S Jay Pharoah cracks everyone up with numerous impressions.

15 December, 2010 12:37 am

Black Thought wins this round, though Meek Mil came in a close second. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] LISTEN: Young Chris – “Philly Shit (Remix)” (feat. Black Thought, Meek Mill, Eve) (MP3) Young Chris – “Philly Shit (Remix)” (feat. Black Thought, Meek Mill, Eve) (MP3)

15 December, 2010 12:01 am

In part two of The Roots interview w/ Whoo-Kid, Black Thought freestyles both off the dome and premeditated.

26 October, 2010 12:12 am

The Jam Boys Rock the stage to get the crowd hype at the Little Brother concert.

19 October, 2010 5:57 am

Truelements + Lyrics to Go present the “J.Period Live Mixtape (Illadelph Edition)” EP — a first-of-its-kind J.Period mixtape RECORDED LIVE ONSTAGE at Toronto’s premiere hip hop festival, The Manifesto, Sept. 26, 2010. Starring legendary MC Black Thought (The Roots), the “J.Period Live Mixtape (Illadelph Edition)” EP features a 30-minute barrage of LIVE J.Period remixes with [cont.]

18 October, 2010 7:10 am

Another one from HipHopSite’s massive cassette deck archive, as promised last week. Here, Black Thought, Malik B, Dice Raw, and Rahzel appear on the Stretch Armstrong show in early 1995. Do you want more?!?!!? The Roots On Stretch Armstrong 3-13-95 (MP3)

15 September, 2010 1:29 am

In a recent interview with XXL, Black Thought spoke on the fate of his long-awaited solo album and collborative LP with Danger Mouse. Any word on your long-awaited solo album? I’ve been working on the solo record at different points of my career. And for whatever reason Def Jam wasn’t on board for what we [cont.]

10 September, 2010 2:22 am

Money Making Jam Boys In Studio Session from Time & Tide on Vimeo. Not familar with the Money Making Jam Boys? That would be the new offshoot project from the likes of Dice Raw, Black Thought, and other Philly cats. Here’s a taste of what they are cooking up for their forthcoming mixtape release.

21 May, 2010 5:52 pm

While Black Thought works on a few other projects he talks in the above video how he has put his solo album Masterpiece Theater on the back burner. Check it out above.

21 May, 2010 5:27 pm

DJ Delz catches up with Black Though and ?uestlove to talk about upcoming projects, including ?uesto 2 which should be out later this year.

20 May, 2010 9:24 pm

Money Making Jam Boys!!! from Bee Jay on Vimeo. The Money Making Jam Boys (Black Thought, Dice Raw, Truck North, STS, and P.O.R.N.) in a recording session at Larry Gold’s in Philadelphia, PA. Video by Matt Koza.

17 March, 2010 7:51 pm

We dug up another one from the cassette vaults today…. For 10+ minutes straight on one Sunday night in NYC, circa ’96, Marley Marl and Pete Rock allowed a freestyle session to take over the Hot 97 airwaves, as each Q-Tip, Phife Dawg, Consequence, Black Thought, and Pete himself rhymed off of the top of [cont.]

  Mixtape D.L.
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