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AAHIPHOP Exclusive: Summer Warm-Up Mixtape

Summer is just about here — exactly one week away in fact. We thought we’d get the ball rolling, and give you some summer-ready, old school/new schools flavor to play in your car and your music player. So sit back, relax, catch a contact and ride out [windows down] to some well-curated hip-hop music, courtesy of DJ Zulu King Special!

Set 1

“Be Happy” — R. Kelly
“The Yearn” — Lost Boyz
“5 On It (Remix)” — Luniz
“Twisted (Remix)”— Keith Sweat
“Gangstas Roll” — Mobb Deep
“Bucktown” — Smiff & Wessun
“Diamonds” — Dilla
“Danger (Remix)” — Blahzay Blahzay
“Recognize” — LOX
“Let Me Ride (Mixit Edit)” — Dr Dre.
“Bank Rolls” — Tate Kobang
“Nutshell” — Phife [RIP]

Set 2

“Controlla” — Drake
“Fuck It Up” — Kamaiyah ft YG
“Take It” — Tinashe
“Fuck The Police” — Dilla
“Left My Wallet In El Segundo” — Tribe Called Quest
“Been Around The World” — Puff Daddy and the Family
“My Turn” — Steezo
“DBC Let The Music Play” — Stetsasonic
“Made You Look (Apache Remix)” — Nas
“One Dance” — Drake
“Work (Remix)” — Rihanna

Set 3

“900 Number” — Mark the 45 King
“That’s The Way Love Goes” — Janet Jackson
“Jazzy Sensation” — Afrika Bambaataa & The Jazzy 5
“Go” — Common
“Do Me (Remix)” — Bell Biv Devoe
“Golddigger” — EPMD
“Dowuthculike” — Digital Underground
“Pick It Up” — Home Team
“Jump Around (Remix)” — House Of Pain
“Follow The Leader” — Rakim
“Ain’t Gonna Hurt Nobody” — Kid N’ Play
“Another Victory” — Big Daddy Kane
“Once Upon a time In the PJ’s” — Ice Cube
“Pitch On a Party” — Dj Quik
“T.R.O.Y Instrumental (Remix)” Pete Rock
“Web” — The Roots
“Woo” — Rihanna ft Travis $cott
“N’ Doe Smoke” — Scoop Deville & Demrick

Set 4

“Tonight’s Da Night (Remix)” — Kris Kross ft Redman
“Unbelievable” — Biggie Smalls
“We Home” — Busta Rhymes ft LONS
“On & On” — SWV
“In this Lifetime” — Sick Symphonies
“Impeach The President” — Honey Drippers
“Westside” — Fetty Wap
“Mass Appeal” — Gangstarr
“Round & Round” — Twinz
“Time To Get This” — D.I.T.C
“For All Y’all (Remix)” — Da Brat
“You Don’t See” — Warren G
“Gin & Juice (Remix)” — Snoop Doggy Dogg
“Do For Love” — 2Pac
“Freak Like Me” — Adina Howard
“Reminding Me” — Common
“Supa Star” — Group Home
“Do It Well” —Fabolous
“Bad Bitch Alert” — Punchov
“My Squad” — Problem
“Baby Boy (Remix)” — Beyonce
“Kick The Bobo” — Prime Minister Pete Nice

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Riley here — father, artist, videographer, professional writer and SERIOUS hip-hop head. I'm a member of the Universal Zulu Nation, and I think everything is better on vinyl. Add me on Twitter! @specialdesigns