GREATEST HIP HOP VIDEOS FILMED IN NEW YORK CITY.
Most videos will come from the 90's, I'm a little biased. But there was just something special about the movement going on at the time.
- •Capone-N-Noreaga - L.A, L.A. (Feat. Mobb Deep & Tragedy Khadafi)Written as a direct response to Tha Dogg Pound and Snoop for making their single New York, New York. Even the H train makes a quick cameo. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=IY1APzDNzh0
- •O.C. - Born 2 LiveIf there ever was a song that captured living in a neighborhood , Bushwick Brooklyn, with such vivid details of child hood this would definitely be it. The video gives it perfect company. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Gf68J5iqK6g
- •Gang Starr - Just To Get A RepGreat shots of South Williamsburg and cameos from Jeru Tha Damaja and Lil Dap of the Gang Starr foundation. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Z2y85V8v8N8
- •Kool G Rap and DJ Polo - Streets of New York"Upstairs I cover my ears in tears, The man downstairs must have drank too many beers" https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=TdvKAnIlB2Y
- •Nas - Made You LookLet Nas give you a quick tour of all four boroughs. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=IlyJi-dEVQk
- •Company Flow - End To End BurnersGraffiti, trains what more can you ask for. For those not aware that is El- P of Run The Jewels 19 years ago with the second verse. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=3m7E0Gk8gLI
- •Eric B. & Rakim - Juice (Know The Ledge)Edited with clips from the feature film Juice. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=OPkWYTUiPTo
- •D & D Studio Allstars - 1 2 Pass It ( Feat. DJ Premier,Mad Lion, Doug E Fresh, Krs-One, Fat Joe, Smif N Wesson and Jeru the Damaja)So many features and cameos, this track is named after the legendary studio , D & D studios, where many classic hip hop songs were recorded in the 90's.
- •Smif-N-Wessun - BucktownBuck town is definitely in the house. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Jw5V2k_SMh0
- •Lost Boyz - Jeeps, Lex Coups, Bimaz & BenzLet's not leave out Jamaica, Queens. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=BqxRvPCJcGg
- •Wu-Tang Clan - Triumph ft. CappadonnaMostly green screen and bad special effects but let's just pretend. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=cPRKsKwEdUQ
- •Jay Z - Where I'm From?"Thought I'd remind y'all." https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=1X46RsCxgqE
- •Cam'ron - Let Me KnowCam'ron hits the streets of NYC
- •The Notorious B.I.G. - "One More Chance"Quite possibly the greatest house party ever thrown. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=0Ogs_NsXh58
- •Method Man & Mary J. Blige - All I Need DIRTYThe summer love anthem of 1995. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=pqbpZvtIQZ0
- •Dmx - Get At Me DogBefore this video hit our televisions, Dmx had built huge hype for his debut album and this video solidified his place in hip hop at the time. Filmed at the infamous tunnel night club on a Sunday night. http://youtu.be/T7faaQYfzJM