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21 years ago today we lost Tupac Shakur, and the Hip-Hop world was never the same. In honor of Tupac Shakur's music and life, our resident vinyl collector, Vinrican, took the time to show us the samples behind the making of this iconic album. Discover the samples that behind the...
VinRican Showcases Classic Samples Used On Raekwon's 'Only Built 4 Cuban Linx...' Peep the video below and COMMENT on which album you want VinRican to showcase on the next Wax Only:
VinRican Showcases Classic Samples Used On Dj Quik's 'Quik Is The Name'. Peep the video below and make sure you check our youtube channel for other videos in this series. */
Prodigy of Mobb Deep remains with us forever. For this segment of #WaxOnly, VinRican celebrates the life and music of the New York MC by showcasing classic samples used on Hip Hop classics. */ Watch the video powered by Hennessy above and drop your comments below.
VinRican Showcases Classic Samples Used On Eric B. & Rakim's 'Paid In Full'.
In this episode of “Wax Only,” VinRican celebrates Wu-Tang Clan’s second studio album, Wu-Tang Forever , which dropped on June 3rd, 1997, by samplings a few classics. According to VinRican, Wu-Tang Clan sold 612,000 copies of the double album in its first week, despite several...
Watch VinRican showcase classic samples from DMX’s It’s Dark and Hell is Hot to celebrate the album’s 19th anniversary. [WATCH] */
Watch VinRican pay homage to one of the GOATs, Big Pun, by sampling some classics off of his album, Capital Punishment . [WATCH]
VinRican Showcases Classic Samples Used On Beastie Boys 'Check Your Head'. This episode of WAX ONLY is powered by Amoeba Music ! Peep the latest WAX ONLY BELOW:
Today is the 23rd anniversary of Nas’ project, Illmatic. VinRican showcases classic samples from the album, which dropped on April 19, 1994, in this new episode of Wax Only. [WATCH]
Watch VinRican showcase classic samples used on Joey Bada$$’ debut album B4DA$$ . [WATCH]
20 years ago, we lost a an icon in the hip hop community. Notorious B.I.G. was 24 years old when he was shot four times after the 1997 Soul Train Awards afterparty in Los Angeles. Although it’s been two decades since he passed, his legacy will never die. In another episode of...
Our very own, Vinrican is back with another edition of ' WAX ONLY.' In order to commemorate the death anniversary of one of the Hip Hop greats Big L. On this episode, watch Vinrican break down all of the samples used on the classic album 'The Big Picture.' You can check out the...
Today in Hip Hop history, two iconic albums are celebrating their album anniversaries. 2pac's "All Eyez On Me" & Fugees "The Score" were both released on Feb 13th, 1996, which means that both albums were released on the same day. Both of these iconic albums are turning 21,...
On this day in 2004, Kanye West dropped his debut album "The College Dropout." This album ranks high on many hip-hop fans' lists, and this edition of 'WAX ONLY' has been heavily requested by YOU! This week's episode of "WAX ONLY" discovers which tracks were sampled to make...