Sunday, June 04, 2006

My iTunes Writing Playlist When Writing a Gangster Film...

Someone emailed me privately, asking what I listen to when I write. The answer: different music for different works. Here's my iTunes playlist that for the Yardies script. Obviously, I think the golden era of Hip Hop occurred between 1988-1995. lol

Guru Freestyle Funkmaster Flex
Work Part II Gangstarr f Big L
It's My Turn Steezo
Fat Joe feat. Grand Puba & Diamond D - Watch The Sound(1) Fat Joe
Who Got Da Props Black Moon
You Gots To Chill (Original) EPMD
Punks jump up to get beat down Brand Nubians
I Got Cha Open black moon
biz is goin' off Biz Markie
Ill Street Blues Kool G Rap & DJ Polo
Take it Easy Mad Lion
Rampage EPMD feat. LL Cool J
The Symphony Marley Marl - Feat. Masta Ace, Craig G, Kool G Rap, Big Daddy Kane
Best Kept Secret Diamond D
My Melody Eric B. & Rakim
Who's Gonna Take The Weight Gang Starr
So Whatcha Sayin? EPMD
Road To The Riches Kool G. Rap
My Philosophy KRS-One
How I Could Just Kill A Man? Cypress Hill
Ghetto Rock Mos Def
Straighten It Out Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth
Off the Books Big Pun and the Beatnuts
Let Me Clear Me Throat DJ Kool
I Ain't No Joke Rakim
Microphone Fiend Erik B and Rakim
What's Up Doc (Can We Rock-) Fu-Schnickens with Shaquille O'Neal
Black Trump Mobb Deep
Hostile Erick Sermon
My Name is D- Nice D-Nice
Gravel Pit Wu Tang Clan
Luchini Camp Lo
Ghetto Red Hot [Hip Hot Remix] Super Cat
I Get The Job Done Big Daddy Kane
Ain't No Half Steppin' Big Daddy Kane
Soul Clap Showbiz and AG
Connected Stereo MCs
Funky 4 You Nice & Smooth
Dialated Peoples Dialated Peoples
Mr Big dick Schooly D
Mass Appeal Gangstarr
Here come the lords Lords of the underground
LL Cool J - Booming System LL Cool J
Fakin the Funk Main Source
Dolly my baby (bad boy remix) Supercat ft. puff daddy & notorious big
Bad Boy Sean Combs
Big Ol' Butt LL Cool J
Code Of The Streets Gang Starr
When The East Is In The House (Dj Premier remix) Blazay Blazay
Le Bien, Le Mal Guru and MC Solaar
Vivrant Thing Q-Tip
Take It Personal Gangstarr
The Most Beautifullest Thing in this World Keith Murray
Going Back To Cali LL Cool J
Get lifted Keith Murray
H To The Izzo Jay Z
EX Girl To Next Girl Gangstarr
Made You Look Nas
Rock The Bells Ll Cool J
Bridging The Gap (LP Version) Nas
RE: DEFinition Mos Def & Talib Kweli
Change The Game Jay Z
Umi Says Mos Def
Bring the Pain Method Man
Lookin' At The Front Door Main Source
South Bronx KRS-ONE
Wonderful Night (feat Lateef) Fatboy Slim
Funkmaster Flex How I Could Just Kill A Man Funkmaster Flex
The Big Payback EPMD
Just to get a rep Gang Starr
LL Cool J - Jack the Ripper (Kool Moe Dee Diss) LL cool j
I'm Housin' EPMD
Full Clip GangStarr
Crossover EPMD
_Chief Rocka Lords of the Underground
KRS-One Speech Funkmaster Flex
Ring The Alarm Fu-Schnickens
You're a Customer EPMD
Rockafella Skank Fatboy Slim
This or That Black Sheep
Keith Murray Freestyle... Funkmaster Flex
I Know You Got Soul Eric B. and Rakim
Funky Piano EPMD
Who Shot Ya? Biggie Smalls
Poetry B.D.P.
Funky Enough The DOC
Strictly Business EPMD
Joints and Jams Black Eyed Peas
Gimme The Loot Biggie Smalls
Cause I Can Do It Right Big Daddy Kane
buddy (w/q-tip & jungle brothe De La Soul
Warning Biggie Smalls
Never Seen Before EPMD
say no go De La Soul
Raw Big Daddy Kane
Sure Shot Beastie Boys
Ready To Die Biggie Smalls
Off the Books Big Pun and the Beatnuts
Brass Monkey Beastie Boys
Criminal Minded B.D.P.
Ghetto Story Baby Cham
Tease Me Chaka Demus & Pliers
Murder She Wrote Chaka Demus & Pliers
Funky Dividends Three Times Dope
The Greatest Man Alive Three Times Dope


Jay Clayton said...

wow! Now that is a true hip-hop playlist right there!!!

Golden Era of hip hop...
What No "Laffy Taffy"?

Lawrence said...