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Pete Rock & Camp Lo – ’80 Blocks From Tiffany’s Part 2′ Mixtape Review

Pete Rock is a man who knows his strengths. Of course, at this point in his life he should. The legendary producer/sometimes-MC has made a career out of leftfield choices, and 80 Blocks From Tiffany’s Part 2 is no exception. The mixtape’s tightly produced, jazz-inspired beats blend well with Camp Lo’s 90’s rap styles, making it an excellent blueprint for how older hip-hop influences can be brought into the modern day. The name 80 Blocks From Tiffany’s references the distance separating Manhattan’s Tiffany store and South Harlem, and members of the community chime in to share their thoughts and experiences living ...

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