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For Nate Dogg

Nate Dogg was the most prominent of a long list of brilliant vocalists affiliated with Death Row Records. Even so, I’ve always felt that he never really got the respect that he deserved. G Funk Classics, his first album, had a lot of brilliant stuff on it. But it was released well after Death Row’s heyday so it has been largely forgotten.

*pours out a lil liquor*

This, my favorite Nate Dogg song, is dedicated to him.

R.I.P. brother.



Posted on March 16th, 2011 - Filed under Music
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Tyrese: Untapped Potential

Listening to Tyrese’s brilliant cover of Teddy Pendergrass’ “When Somebody Loves You Back”:

…might sound like a revelation if you already done forgot about this:

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Posted on January 13th, 2011 - Filed under Music
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