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Songs That Prove The Flute Was Always Hip-Hop's Secret Weapon

By Okayplayer

Before Future's "Mask Off" hit the airwaves, J Dilla, Guru, The Beasties Boys and others had already championed the flute and implemented it with dazzling precision.

14 songs

  1. 1.
    Jazzalude II: Defining PurposeGuruJazzmatazz Volume II: The New Reality
    1:010:30
  2. 2.
    Fuck The PoliceJ DillaThe Diary
    2:340:30
  3. 3.
    3:060:30
  4. 4.
    Sex, Love & MoneyMos DefSex, Love & Money
    4:080:30
  5. 5.
    1:540:30
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    2:540:30
  7. 7.
    3:020:30
  8. 8.
    Jazzalude IV: Maintaining FocusGuruJazzmatazz Volume II: The New Reality
    1:170:30
  9. 9.
    MotivationT.I.Urban Legend
    3:340:30
  10. 10.
    Gangsta in Designer (No Concept)ScHoolboy QHabits & Contradictions
    3:480:30
  11. 11.
    Just A Lil Bit50 CentThe Massacre
    3:570:30
  12. 12.
    3:480:30
  13. 13.
    Listen!!!Talib KweliEardrum
    3:280:30
  14. 14.
    Tricks Up My SleeveCommonCan I Borrow A Dollar?
    3:220:30

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