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Breaks With Tradition

Breaks With Tradition: “Fly Like An Eagle”

Steve Miller, one of the real majordomos of '70s rock and a far stranger artist than he's traditionally gotten credit for, turns 75 today. His…
Nate Patrin | October 5, 2018 - 10:45 am

Status Ain't Hood

“Juju On That Beat” And The Towering Legacy Of “Knuck If You Buck”

It showed up in the lower reaches of the Billboard top 10 last week: A giddy new dance-craze record, one made by a couple of…
Tom Breihan | November 16, 2016 - 11:52 am

More Pete Rock stories

Kanye West Returns To The Studio With Pete Rock And A List Of Videogames

Kanye West has barely been out of the hospital for a week, and he's already getting back to work. According to TMZ, the recovery process…
Peter Helman | December 8, 2016 - 7:11 pm

De La Soul – “Memory of…(Us)” (Feat. Estelle & Pete Rock) Video

A few months ago, De La Soul released their crowdfunded new album And The Anonymous Nobody (which was just nominated for a Best Rap Album…
James Rettig | December 8, 2016 - 10:07 am

Panda Bear – “Crosswords (Pete Rock Remix)”

In the early '90s, the rapper and producer Pete Rock developed a warm, analog thump that was a huge influence on the sound of that…
Tom Breihan | June 25, 2015 - 11:47 am

Mac Miller – “Melt” (Feat. Schoolboy Q) (Prod. Pete Rock)

Schoolboy Q recently showed up on one track from Mac Miller's surprisingly great recent mixtape Faces, and now we get to hear them on a…
Tom Breihan | June 19, 2014 - 2:40 pm

Kanye West – “The Joy” (Feat. Pete Rock, Jay-Z, Charlie Wilson & Kid Cudi)

Another G.O.O.D. Fridays track from Mr. West, a man who you could say is overexposed, if you were a dick. This one features Jay-Z and…
Amrit Singh | November 1, 2010 - 11:43 am

Yo La Tengo – “Here To Fall (Pete Rock Remix)”

Legendary producer/emcee Pete Rock adds something new to the heavily textured "Here To Fall," the first track on Yo La Tengo's Popular Songs. Basically, it…
Brandon Stosuy | May 18, 2010 - 11:35 am

Kanye West Doing His Good Ass Job

About a year ago I joked that Kanye's Hype Williams-directed video for "Amazing," while featuring stunning aerial shots of a certain slice of Pacific paradise,…
Amrit Singh | April 7, 2010 - 10:35 am