On Black Star member Mos Def’s birthday, Vin Rican is back with a new installment of “Wax Only.’
Talking with one half of the rap duo, Talib Kweli, Vin Rican showcases the classic samples used on ‘Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star.’
Kweli breaks down the inspiration for the album, a few key samples that created the unique sound of the lp, and the writing process for the entire project.
Vin flips through samples from Boogie Down Productions, Slick Rick, and even Don Randi’s ‘Fox’ theme song.
Watch the new #WaxOnly below: