DJ Premier

The Hustler’s Manual: Jay Z’s Producers Remember Making ‘Reasonable Doubt’

In honor of the recent 20th anniversary of Jay Z's debut album, Reasonable Doubt, we're publishing a series of pieces looking at the rapper's singular…
Brian Josephs / June 24, 2016

Dave Chappelle Enlists the Roots, Janelle Monae for New York Comeback

Dave Chappelle's return to standup has been pretty low-key, one widely publicized incident aside, and now we know he was working up to something big.
Marc Hogan / May 28, 2014

DJ Premier Gives Disclosure’s ‘Latch’ a Minimal Piano-Laced Remix

Legendary Gang Starr founder DJ Premier is the latest remixer to lend his touch to the songs on Disclosure's Essential album Settle. Below, he reworks…
Chris Martins / December 13, 2013

Hear Ill Bill’s Boom-Bap Tribute to Exodus Singer Paul Baloff

After more than a decade in the game, fire-tongued Brooklyn cult rapper Ill Bill is returning with his most ambitious album to date, The Grimy…
Kory Grow / February 13, 2013