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Miscellaneous things Yameen finds and posts up.

Hieroglyphics.com Turns 20 Years Old

“I been in the game for 20 years making rap sites Ever since honeys was wearing Karl Kani” – Me paraphrasing Dr. Dre in a truly unfortunate way As a junior in high school in 1995, I had randomly discovered the modem buried in our family’s Packard Bell PC which until this point was nothing more than a glorified word processor…

NAME – Philly Shit

Before he went solo, Grand Agent aka Jared Talyor was in a hiphop group called NAME out of Philly with DJ Mr Cisum and Ozzie Jones. Every record these guys would drop, I would pick up. Around 2000 or so I managed to acquire the holy grail: NAME’s full length album, Lost Page Of The B-Boy Document from HipHopSite.com as…

End of the Mayan Calendar: BBR – 2013

Here’s a track I produced and recorded with Philadelphia’s BBR (Big Brother Resistance) back in 1999. The track is all about what layes beyond the fabled end of the Mayan Calendar: December 21st, 2012 (which happens to be today’s date, as I post this). The song was the very first release on Arrakis Records, printed on vinyl 12″ in 2000.…

Black Dynamite Anime – Jamie Vickers Collabo

Ya’ll know Jamie Vickers, right!? He’s the animator and director of the Yameen, “Light of Love” video (embedded below). He’s just wrapped up work on the animated Black Dynamite television series, broadcasting now on [adult swim] / Cartoon Network. Jamie storyboarded the last episode of the series. So be sure to check out the trailer linked below, and catch the…