Feeling nostalgic? Each week XXL's staffers bring you a throwback playlist to help you get through the week. See what we're bumping around the office...

"I've been bumping this on repeat lately. I'm a huge Native Tongue fan but for some reason I love when Dre says, 'Just another muthafuckin' day for Dre so I begin like this/no medallions, dread locks or black fists/It's just that gangsta glare with gangsta raps/that gangsta shit, makes a gang of snaps'" – Carl Chery, Digital Content Director