Skip to content

Tag Archives: Nas

Nas — It Ain’t Hard To Tell (From the Leafs Remix)

Because nobody ever gets mad about Nas, right? This is my: ‘fuck you and all your bullshit‘ tune for today. It’s a classy remix of Nas‘ classic “It Ain’t Hard To Tell” that’s perfect for a classy Friday. Tonight I shall be wining and dining with a gorgeous girl in one of the city’s swankier […]

Lovebox – London 2014

I don’t know how to start this shit, yo…” It is truly an experience to walk around Victoria Park, London during Lovebox, the DJ and hip-hop festival held each summer. The line-up was enough to attract half of London, primarily the group you find in the early hours of the city’s night spots. The grounds […]

Et Musique Pour Tous Presents: Les Auteurs — Cyrus Pavel

But you know this already, my hood the coldest and deadlySoldiers is ready, I am boastful, forgive me”—NAS My play list represents “perspective“. Lately, some of you have been deeming us:—“Music Elitists“. Now, let me tell you why it really doesn’t bother us when you YELL it our way: New York City, a.k.a., the “Melting Pot“,  is the […]

EMPT Exclusive: The New York Groove Mix by Barry Poppins & Falcon Punch

I’m not guilty You’re the one who’s guilty The lawmakers and politicians The Colombian druglords All you who lobby against making drugs legal Just like you did with alcohol during the prohibition You’re the one who’s guilty -Nino Brown, New Jack City (1991) There are several things that I realize and think about every day. They’re […]

EMPT Classics: Say Goodbye to Hollywood

No I’m not leaving LA but I was curating the music for a latin restaurant called Paladar Latin Kitchen this morning and I came across one of my al time favorite songs – La Fama by Hector Lavoe. The song is about Fame and all it’s complexities, a salsa classic. In this world, when you chase something […]