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Rap Is Outta Control (7/15/12) w/Large Professor

The legendary Large Professor came by RIOC this past Sunday promoting his new album “Professor @ Large” which is out now on Fat Beats Records. You can check out his new video for “Key To The City” below. The album is dope and so was the show Sunday. Hit the jump for the playlist.

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Rap Is Outta Control (7/1/12) w/Kool Keith & Apollo Brown


Cito, Eclipse, Kool Keith (front), Apollo Brown, J57 & Torae

Here’s Sunday’s RIOC playlist with guests Kool Keith & Apollo Brown. Shout out to DJ Soko who was hanging out with us as well and to Slaine who called in to give us an update on La Coka Nostra. Speaking of which, the new video from LCN “Mind Your Business” produced by DJ Premier dropped this week and you can peep it as well as this week’s playlist the playlist after the jump.

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Rap Is Outta Control (6/24/12) w/Ray West, Kurious & A.G.

(top) Torae, J57, Ray West, Eclipse (bottom) A.G. & Kurious

Here’s the playlist from Sunday’s RIOC show with guests Ray West, A.G. & Kurious. They have an album coming out July 17th called “Luv NY” entirely produced by Ray West and featuring A.G., Kool Keith, Roc Marciano, Kurious & O.C. on the mic. Brought to you by the good people at Red Apples 45.

Make sure to check “Rap Is Outta Control” every Sunday night with DJ Eclipse, Torae & J57 from 10pm-12am on Hip Hop Nation Sirius XM. Show repeats Friday mornings from 4am-6am.

And don’t forget our good friend DJ Premier is back on Friday nights with “Live From Headqcourterz” on Hip Hop Nation Sirius XM from 10pm-12am. Playlist after the jump.

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Rap Is Outta Control (5/6/12)w/ O.C., O.Gee, Showbiz & A.G.

O.Gee, D-Stroy, Eclipse, Showbiz, A.G., O.C. & J57

With most of D.I.T.C. in the place they built on all of their latest individual projects as well as what it took to get the entire crew back into the studio. O.C. & Apollo Brown’s “Trophies” album dropped recently (and is incredible) and you can grab Showbiz & A.G.’s “Pre-Loaded” HERE. “Pre-Loaded” is just a warm up to get you ready for “Mugshot Music” which drops later this year. AND they are 9 songs deep into the D.I.T.C. album as well. Playlist after the jump.

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Rap Is Outta Control (4/29/12) w/Wordsworth

Tor, Words, Eclipse

Wordsworth (Punch N’ Words/eMC) was our guest this past Sunday on RIOC. His new album “The Photo Album” hits stores on June 12. It’s always great to hear an artist who’s been around as long as Words not only continue to make music, but make probably his best album yet. You can check http://www.fatbeats.com for that album when it drops as well as many other dope releases. Playlist after the jump.

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Rap Is Outta Control (4/22/12) w/Artifacts & DJ Soko)

Tame One, Eclipse, Torae, DJ Kaos & El Da Sensei

Latest RIOC playlist below. New Artifacts album on the way as well as an EP from DJ Soko. Those not wanting to wait can cop DJ Soko’s 7″ on Mello Music Group featuring Guilty Simpson that recently dropped. Playlist after the jump.

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Rap Is Outta Control (4/15/12)

Here’s last Sunday’s “RIOC” Playlist. You can catch the show every Sunday night from 10pm-12am EST on Hip Hop Nation Sirius XM. The show also repeats Friday mornings from 4am-6am. Playlist after the jump.

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Rap Is Outta Control (4/8/12)

Here’s this past Sunday’s RIOC playlist. Torae is back in effect after being out of town for the last 5 Sundays. Lot of good music out there. Visit www.fatbeats.com to purchase some of that music. Playlist after the jump.

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“Rap Is Outta Control” 3/4/12 Playlist (w/DJ Premier & Bumpy Knuckles)

Yesterday the dynamic duo of DJ Premier & Bumpy Knuckles were up at RIOC alongside DJ Eclipse and D-Stroy. Make sure you cop their EP “StOoDiOtYmE” that drops digitally on Tuesday 3/6/12 and their full length album “The Kollexxxion” on 3/27/12. AND, if you are in the NYC area you should DEFINITELY check out their album release party at Highline Ballroom on 3/26/12 with additional performances by M.O.P., O.C., Heather B, Big Shug, Kid Capri on the wheels, Flavor Flav hosting and special unannounced guests. Boom Bap at it’s finest!


Inside the Studio with Torae on Hip Hop Nation

Hip Hop Nation gave the listeners the chance to preview For The Record live on the air before it’s release. Parts 2 & 3 after the jump

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