DJ Rahdu – Style Sessions 007

DJ Rahdu – Style Sessions 007

Loads of new goodies this week, including new music from Omar, Georgia Anna Muldrow, Murs and more. I went down a Mobb Deep rabbit hole and threw one of my favorite cuts in the mix along with a classic Philly cut by The Mountain Brothers. I was watching Wu Assassins, horrible CGI and all, and was..

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DJ Rahdu – Style Sessions 006

DJ Rahdu – Style Sessions 006

This episode of the Style Sessions showcases some of the new tunes that were released this past Friday as well as some favorites from the depths of my hard drive. I also pay respect to fallen comrade, Ras G whose passing, like his passion for creating music, is felt by many. Rest easy bro!

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DJ Rahdu – Style Sessions 005

DJ Rahdu – Style Sessions 005

As usual, the weekly Style Sessions podcast delivers a sure shot mix of old and new joints to make this listening experience super pleasurable. Press play and get immersed in Rahdu’s expert blend of Soul, Hip Hop , Beats, Blends & more. Jazzanova – L.O.V.E. and You & I –..

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DJ Rahdu – Style Sessions 004

DJ Rahdu – Style Sessions 004

Ash Walker – Under the Sun ft Laville Ghostface Killah – Conditioning Greyboy – Geneive ft Bart Davenport Notorious B.I.G. – Goin Back to Cali (King Most Remix) Jordan Clark & G-noF- Let’s Talk Tuxedo – OMW ft Leven Keli & Battlecat Tom Browne – Thighs..

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DJ Rahdu – Style Sessions 001

DJ Rahdu – Style Sessions 001

Welcome to Style Sessions where I’ll share the music that’s Decreasing MY Hard Drive Space. This episode was originally supposed to be 30 minutes, but I kept finding gems to stuff in here. That’s a good problem! Enjoy, spread the word, comment, rate and all that there. Playlist below

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DJ Rahdu – Some Jazz 24

DJ Rahdu – Some Jazz 24

This episode of Some Jazz begins with a segment of a Dizzy Gillespie interview I discovered yesterday which added more rationale to a social media status I happened to read this week. I’m sorry, I cant recall who wrote the status or which platform it appeared on but the status advocated for..

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DJ Rahdu – Phife Features Mix

DJ Rahdu – Phife Features Mix

There have been many musicians that have passed on recently, but the passing of Malik “Phife” Taylor hit me hardest because ATCQ was an integral part of me grasping and appreciating creativity and individuality while in High School where standing out can be social suicide. I never went..

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DJ Rahdu – 15 Minutes of Fly Isht!

DJ Rahdu – 15 Minutes of Fly Isht!

In the middle of this indecisive weather I decided to get on the turntables and spin something to summon the Spring & Summer weather I prefer. Brazilian, Samba, Mambo and boogie vibes collide on this mix to keep you groovin from start to finish. Enjoy & Spread the word | BookRahdu@BamaLoveSoul.com

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DJ Rahdu – Some Jazz 23: Herbie Hancock Remakes & Covers

DJ Rahdu – Some Jazz 23: Herbie Hancock Remakes & Covers

My first encounter with Herbie Hancock was in 1983, as a 6 year old, watching his Rockit video on MTV. Completely unaware of his 21 year history, I would either dance around the room or stand, mouth agape in awe of the mannequins/robots, DST’s scratching and that catchy synth line. It would..

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DJ Rahdu – Hot 107.7 All Star Party Mix (2/15 & 2/16)

DJ Rahdu – Hot 107.7 All Star Party Mix (2/15 & 2/16)

I recently returned to the radio station and I’m holding down Fri & Sat nites from 12A-2A. Here’s a portion of the set I did this past weekend which includes gems from The Roots, J Cole, Rapsody & more. Please enjoy and tune in Fri & Sat nites on 107.7 FM in BHM or Hot1077radio.com..

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DJ Rahdu – WEFUNK Show #961

DJ Rahdu – WEFUNK Show #961

“A souled out affair with BamaLoveSoul founder Rahdu featuring reworked classics by Tall Black Guy and Sly5thAve, candlelight grooves from Phonte and Full Crate & Mar, and sureshot verses from J-Live and Murs. Plus Delvon Lamarr’s euphoric cover of “Move On Up”, rocket..

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Skoolwerk Apparel x DJ Rahdu – Sun-Ra T-Shirt & Mix

Skoolwerk Apparel x DJ Rahdu – Sun-Ra T-Shirt & Mix

The inspiration:
Born and raised in my city, Sun Ra is a constant muse and musical icon whose philosophy included thinking outside of the box and not being confined to another’s ideas. Coupled with the increase of albums being hailed as classics or failures within hours of release I imagined..

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DJ Rahdu – Discogs Mix 71

DJ Rahdu – Discogs Mix 71

I honestly had no clue what to include on my mix for Discogs. I had an idea of course, but was unsure of exactly how I wanted to present/express myself. I’ve done a boatload of Nu Soul/Hip Hop mixes, and several mixes of the new jazz artists on the scene and didn’t wanna paint myself in..

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DJ Rahdu – Sound Traveler Series #27 (RecordBreakin)

DJ Rahdu – Sound Traveler Series #27 (RecordBreakin)

I feel whenever they are behind the turntables, it should be the DJ’s desire for the crowd to sound travel, to literally be taken on a musical journey. Directing their attention to awesome treats and helping them discover cuts never considered all while keeping the flock away from wack jams..

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DJ Rahdu – Some Jazz 22: The New Jazz Sound

DJ Rahdu – Some Jazz 22: The New Jazz Sound

I remember picking up Robert Glasper’s In My Element and being surprised to hear the Hip Hop, soul and elements of other genres dispersed throughout the album. Although, already a Jazz fan, I was elated at hearing my generation’s music represented in an art form that was previously, largely..

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