DJ Rahdu – Shop Music 001: Jazz, Funk, Hip Hop Instrumental Mix

DJ Rahdu – Shop Music 001: Jazz, Funk, Hip Hop Instrumental Mix

One of the most amazing stores I’ve ever visited was The Blue Marlin, a boutique sneaker store in Rome, Italy. Everything about the store was couture including the music, which the owner and I discussed although there was a small language barrier. I’ve often fantasized what the music..

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DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 031 // SoulPersona Interview | 11/06/15

DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 031 // SoulPersona Interview | 11/06/15

Soulpersona just released new album Momentum featuring Deborah Bond, Pete Simpson, Princess Freesia and more. DJ Rahdu raps with Soulpersona to find out how he established the heralded, rare groove sound that make his releases instant classics. Enjoy stories from Soulpersona about gaining insight..

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DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 030 // Tall Black Guy Interview | 10/30/15

DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 030 // Tall Black Guy Interview | 10/30/15

DJ Rahdu sits down with one of the hottest producers in 2 countries, Tall Black Guy! Take a peek behind the curtain and find out who inspired the man championed by everyone from Gilles Peterson to ?uestlove to get behind the boards, what not to do when collaborating with him, and one gem he learned..

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BamaLoveSoul.com presents Covers 7

BamaLoveSoul.com presents Covers 7

No trick, DJ Rahdu delivers a treat of 19 amazingly mixed cover tracks to enjoy as the weather continues to drop! In classic Rahdu fashion, these covers range from soulful to jazzy featuring favorite artists like Tall Black Guy, Jesse Boykins III, Carmen Rodgers and their interpretations of D’angelo,..

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DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 029 // KrisWonTwo & Khari Cabral Simmons Interviews | 10/23/15

DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 029 // KrisWonTwo & Khari Cabral Simmons Interviews | 10/23/15

Episode 29 is a testament to working hard and building as well as maintaining bridges. Georgia Anne Muldrow’s album Olesi made such an impression on KrisWonTwo as a youth he worked hard to build up his skills to not only meet Georgia but produce for her and become an artist on her label,..

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DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 025 // Illa J & Dam Funk Interviews | 10/02/15

DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 025 // Illa J & Dam Funk Interviews | 10/02/15

Friday night’s Diamond Soul XXXperience featured two artists who have persevered amidst negative perceptions. Dam Funk’s allegiance to the funk was strong when no one else was funkin’ with it and Illa J had to fight emerge from his big brother’s shadow. Today we find each..

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DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 024 // Nicolay Interview | 09/18/15

DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 024 // Nicolay Interview | 09/18/15

DJ Rahdu linked up with The Dutch Master, Nicolay and discussed what Nic is listening to now, the best album of 2015 and gathered advice for musicians releasing albums in todays musical landscape. Check out the convo now!

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DJ Rahdu – The Suite Spot: Maxwell Remixes Mix

DJ Rahdu – The Suite Spot: Maxwell Remixes Mix

In 1996 I was fiercely committed to East Coast Hip Hop and discovering the breaks used to create it. I had a friend who worked at a local music shop at a strip mall perpendicular to my job, and during my scheduled break I would visit, kick the Willie BoBo and in turn be laced with whatever I could..

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DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience Rewind | Jesse Boykins III Interview

DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience Rewind | Jesse Boykins III Interview

This interview aired in 2008, immediately after the release of The Beauty Created and shortly after I saw JBIII live in concert. I knew from that performance and his releases at that time, which included the highly acclaimed Dopamine, that this brother was gonna turn the music world on it’s..

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DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 023 | 08/28/15

DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 023 | 08/28/15

Like many of you, I’ve read about Soundcloud, its recent change of policy and the string of artist’s accounts that have become casualties as it courts and is courted by the Major Record Labels. I joined SC roughly 4 years ago and ironically the very first track I uploaded, a remix of Nas’..

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DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 022 | 08/21/15

DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 022 | 08/21/15

This week’s Diamond Soul XXXpereince comes bearing gifts for your ears in the form of musical delights that are sure to please. DJ Rahdu compiled the treats and serves up Soul, Hip Hop, House lightly mixed for your enjoyment. Tons of newness in the mix! RT, Like and share to let folks know just..

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DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 021 | 08/14/15

DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 021 | 08/14/15

Feel Good Friday was the theme of the most recent The Diamond Soul XXXperience with DJ Rahdu rocking mad gems to keep you swaying and/or dancing. Buckle up and enjoy the ride as you journey from Birmingham to Detroit to  South America and beyond! Spread the word, like, share, and rate and comment..

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DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 020 | 08/07/15

DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 020 | 08/07/15

While digging through some of my recently acquired tunes, it seemed they all shared the same chilled out Jazzy vibes. This episode of The Diamond Soul XXXpereience reflects that even though there were still some joints that got left out due to lack of time or just trying to switch the groove up.  This..

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