Remember The Grey Album? Yeah, Danger Mouse basically ushered in the rage of mashups with it. And virtually no one has lived up to the masterpiece that was his original.
For me, the smooshing together of Jay-Z’s The Black Album with The Beatles The White Album opened up the doorways of hip-hop: until then, I’d lived by the moniker “rap is crap.” How wrong I was!
This week, The High Society released a remastered version of the album. They’ll probably get in trouble, but who cares. This is golden.
You can download the full work here.