Ace Is Wild : Master Ace feature (April 1991)

August 4, 2012

Here is a little story on Masta Ace (then spelled Master Ace) from 1991, after losing his contract with Cold Chillin and before signing with Delicious Vinyl. Written by Todd C Roberts.

Master Ace : Talking What I Feel (DivShare)

Sleeping Snakes : A fiction by Masta Ace (The Source, 1993)

August 2, 2012

No offense to Slick Rick, but there is not any rapper who can mess with Masta Ace when it comes to story telling. Below is a fiction about a young graff writer written by Masta Ace and published in The Source in 1993.
Page 3 is a short interview with Ace to promote his album Slaughtahouse.
The song that comes with it is an early demo that didn’t make the final cut for his Take A Look Around album, unearthed a few years ago.

Masta Ace : Howard Park (demo) (DivShare)

All That Jazz : Guru in RapPages (1993)

April 24, 2010

Feature article on Guru published in Rap Pages for the release of Jazzmatazz in august 1993.

The Definitive GangStarr Story : Gang Starr in The Source (1994)

April 21, 2010

Cover story on Gang Starr in the Source of april 1994 by Ronin Ro, with contributions by SHortie, Da Ghetto Communicator and Todd Williams.

Classic Review : Hard To Earn in The Source (1994)

April 20, 2010

Review of Gang Starr’s fourth album by S.H. Fernando Jr, The Source, may 1994.

Classic Review : Ex Girl To Next girl in The Source (1992)

April 20, 2010

From The Source, October 1992, a review of Gang Starr’s single Ex Girl To The Next Girl by an anonymous writer.

Gang Starr : Ex Girl To The Next Girl remix (

Classic Review : Love Sick in The Source (1991)

April 20, 2010

Review of Love Sick 12″ by Reef, published in june 1991.

Gang Starr : Credit Is Due (

Classic Review : Daily Operation in The Source (1992)

April 20, 2010

Daily Operation (1992)

Classic Review : Just To Get A Rep in The Source (1991)

April 20, 2010

Positive review for Gang Starr’s major label debut single in january 1991. Sorry, no audio now, but if you don’t know these 2 songs already… they’re not hard to find anyway.

Classic Review : Step In The Arena in The Source (1991)

April 20, 2010

Boston based group Gang Starr given a less than stellar rating for their classic album in february 1991 issue of Boston based magazine The Source.

Gang Starr : Ex-Girl To Next Girl (remix) (zShare)

Categories : Reef, Brooklyn, Review.

Sure Shot : How About Some Hardcore in The Source (1994)

August 21, 2009

Review of M.O.P.’s first single in the Sure Shot section of the Source in february 1994. No writer credited here.

M.O.P. : How About Some Hardcore (DivShare)


Big Banger Theory : Smiff N Wessun in Ego Trip (1995)

January 16, 2009

Article on Smiff N Wessun written by Rob Marriott in Ego Trip, 1995.

Black Moon and Smiff N Wessun : Freestyle in The Stretch Armstrong Show (ZShare)


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