Boom Bap Project

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Boom Bap Project
Origin Seattle, Washington
Genres Northwest hip hop
Years active 2001-present
Labels Stuck Records, Rhymesayers Entertainment
Associated acts Oldominion, Jake One, Vitamin D
Members Karim, DJ Scene, Destro
Past members DJ Tre

Boom Bap Project is an American underground hip hop group from Seattle, Washington.[1] It consists of Karim, DJ Scene, and Destro.[2] Members of the group are also part of the Oldominion collective.[3]

History[edit]

Boom Bap Project released the first album, Circumstance Dictates, in 2001.[4] After the release of the album, DJ Tre was replaced by DJ Scene.[4]

In 2005, Boom Bap Project released the album, Reprogram, on Rhymesayers Entertainment.[5] Most of the album was produced by Jake One and Vitamin D.[6] It featured guest appearances from Gift of Gab and Rakaa, among others.[7]

The Halifax Boom Bap Project, a 2010 compilation album featuring Canadian musicians such as Classified, Ghettosocks, and Skratch Bastid, was named from the group.[8]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

  • Circumstance Dictates (2001)
  • Reprogram (2005)
  • The Shakedown (2007)

Singles[edit]

  • "The Trade" b/w "Writers Guild" (2000)
  • "The Trade Remix" (2002)
  • "Get Up, Get Up!" (2003)
  • "Rock the Spot" b/w "Wyle Out" (2005)

Guest appearances[edit]

  • Chazz Rokk - "As Good As Gone" from Landed on Us (2003)
  • Static & Nat Ill - "Checkout Time" (2006)
  • Snowgoons - "The Storm" from Black Snow (2008)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rabin, Nathan (August 16, 2005). "Boom Bap Project: Reprogram". The A.V. Club. 
  2. ^ Thill, Scott (August 3, 2005). "Boom Bap Project on Rap's Formulas". XLR8R. 
  3. ^ Matos, Michaelangelo (October 9, 2006). "Boom Bap Project". Seattle Weekly. 
  4. ^ a b Brown, Marisa. "Boom Bap Project - Biography". Allmusic. Retrieved August 9, 2014. 
  5. ^ Jones, Todd E. (July 2005). "Preserving Hip-hop With The Boom Bap Project". MVRemix. 
  6. ^ Friedman, Andrew (July 20, 2005). "Boom Bap Project". Riverfront Times. 
  7. ^ Mudede, Charles (June 22, 2005). "Round 2: Boom Bap Project VS. Blue Scholars". The Stranger. 
  8. ^ Hudson, Alex (June 28, 2010). "The Halifax Boom Bap Project Brings Together Classified, Ghettosocks, Skratch Bastid and Canadian East Coast Hip-Hop". Exclaim!. 

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