This week I caught up with Harlem Native & Resident Connecticut DJ/ On-air personality, DJ Craig G. As usual, we pick an era in hip hop that was a memorable moment for the DJ. Craig G picks the record and we discuss it.
The year was 1999. There was no Youtube or blog site to air out your differences in Hip Hop. If it wasn’t on wax, Cd or radio, “Forgetaboutit.” Craig G remembers, “This song was the song DJ’s were anticipating for their mixtapes to drop.” Canibus put out “Second Round Knockout” as a response to LL getting at him on “4,3,2,1,” which was a song on LL’s album featuring Canibus, DMX, Redman & Method Man. Canibus was the new rising star in hip hop. He called out LL Cool J, the one rapper with more on wax battles than most. This was not taken lightly. Long story short, “Ripper Strikes Back” was released & DJ Craig G along with DJ P-Nice dropped the 1999 Classic mixtape “Money Ain’t A Thing”.
Tell us what you think?
DJ Craig G “Money Ain’t A Thing” Mixtape Download here
Follow LL Cool J @llcoolj
Follow DJ Craig G on Twitter @DJCRAIGG , DJCRAIGG.COM, TOPFLOORPARTIES.COM
Hot 93.7 Mon -Thurs 5 O’CLOCK RUSH HOUR ON HOT 93.7 CONNECTICUT ALONGSIDE JENNY BOOM BOOM
FRIDAY 5PM TO 8PM & SATURDAY 9PM-11PM
Posted By Garnet Reid
Follow on Twitter Garnet_Reid
Submit music & videos to email@example.com
More Stories From Bossip
That Old Thang Back: A Gallery Of Reasons Lil Wayne Wants...
Jaheim Wants Charlamagne To Stop Laughing At His Hair
Internet Goes Crazy After Kanye Calls Out Jay Z
Lost Ones: Soccer Star Has Dated Two Of The Baddest Women...
Aint Isht Prison Daddies: Ex-NFL Baller Rae Carruth To...
Forever Flawless: This STUNNING 86-Year-Old Bride Is...
Happy 33rd Birthday! A History Of Amber Rose’s Thicky...
#BaaawdyGoals: Meet The Thicky Fit Celebrity Trainer...