Category Archive: Mixtape-inspired Lyrics

NOTORIOUS B.I.G., “JUICY.” READY TO DIE.

NOTORIOUS B.I.G., “JUICY.” READY TO DIE.

Special Ed, “The Mission.” Legal.

Somebody said, “This is serious business / There’s a tape in the mailbox between your doors / Take the tape from the box, and put it in yours” / I listened to the… Continue reading

Nas, “New York State of Mind.” Illmatic.

“Never put me in your box if your shit eats tapes.”

Nas, “Let There Be Light.” Hip Hop is Dead.

 “The son of the audio cassette era, tech wearer.”

The Beastie Boys, “Professor Booty.” Check Your Head.

“It’s no question, life’s been good to me / Cause life ain’t nothing but a good groove / A good mixtape to put you in the right mood.”