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Corner Store Classic

Since the late ’90s, there’s been a rift between grimy street-hop (think D-Block) and the backpack boogie purists gravitate to (think Black Star). Brooklyn’s Skyzoo is on a mission to bridge that gap on his new mixtape, Corner Store Classic. Combining the best of both DJ worlds, Sky enlists underground advocate Mick Boogie to mix the CD and street sweeper Kay Slay to host. On “Cop-N-Go,” Sky gets the assist from mixtape murderers Maino and Stimuli to talk about copping everything from guns to groceries at the “ghetto-ass version of the Target.” The anti-backpack movement continues on “You Already Know (Remix),” ...

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