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Session 16: Underground Discography •Madlib: “Distant Lind” from Shades of Blue •MF Doom: Special Herbs Vols 7&8, “Camphor” •Madvillian, Madvillany, “Curls” •Talib Qweli: “ We Got the Beat” from Beautiful Struggle •Mos Def: Black on Both Sides, “Mathematics” •Nas, Illmatic, It Ain’t Hard to Tell •Nas, Street Disciple, “Street Disciple” CONSCIOUS COMERCIAL - Madlib •Birth Name: Otis Jackson. Jr •Born: October 24, 2973, Oxnard, California •MC and producer •J Dilla established that an MC can be both a great producer and a great MC at the same time. Now all that can be embodied in one guy, like J Dilla and Madlib •Oxnard, California is wine country •His name is an acronym for Mind Altering Demented Lesson In Beats •Grammy nominated California based DJ, multi-instrumentalist, rapper, and music producer •He is one of the most prolific and critically acclaimed hip hop producers of the 200s and has collaborated with: •Alkaholkis •Mos Def •De La Soul •Ghostface Killah •Described himself as a DJ first, producer second and MC last, he has done several projects as a DJ, mixer and remixer •He has been an influence on an upcoming generation of producers and musicians, many of which prefer his abstract style •Discography: •1999: Soundpieces: Da Antidote by Lootpack (with DJ Rhomes and Wildchild) •2000: The Unseen (as Quassimoto) •2003: Shades of Blue (Blue Note Records) •Madlib: “Distant Land” from Shades of Blue [listening example] •2003: Champion of Sound by Jaylib (with J Dilla) •2004: Madvillany by Madvillan (with MF Doom) •2004: Theme for a Broken Soul (as Dj Rels) •2005: The Further Adventures of Lord Qus (as Quasimoto) •2006: Beat Konducta Vol 1-2: Movie Scenes •2006: Beat Konducta Vol 3-4: Beat Konducta in India •2007: Liberation by Liberation (with Talib Kweli) •2007: Yesterday’s Universe •2008: Sujinho by Jackson Conti (with I can Conti of Aztmuth) •2008: WLIB AM: King of the Wigflip (BBE) •2009: 2006: Beat Konducta Vol 5-6: A Tribute to… •2010: In Search of Stoney Jackson (Strong Arm Steady and Madlib album) by Strong Arm Steady •A couple of these albums are all instrumental, showing offproduction skills •JLib is Madlib meets J Dilla, and they produced a record called Champion Sound with Percey P… •Talib Kweli •A.G •MF Doom (as Madvillan) •J Dilla (as JLib)