June 28, 2017
From his 4-tonne record collection.
That Brazilian boogie record you though you’d discovered? Madlib was on it first.
With almost 25 years in the game, more aliases than your average and one of the most envied record collections in the world, it’s no surprise the Beat Konducta has cut and pasted his way through thousands of samples.
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Doing the world a massive service, Spotify user amplesoulphysician has added to an already “ample” catalogue of hip-hop archives with a new Madlib playlist that spans over 1,000 samples, from Gal Costa to Stevie Wonder, Asha Bohsle to the Watts Prophets.
While the embed below maxes out at 200 – should keep you going for the rest of the day though, right? – you can fully immerse yourself in the mind of Madlib here, with the playlist currently standing at 1,287 songs. [via XXLMag]