Confidence Remixes '90s Classics on "ReCon" Mixtape


Long before YouTube dance crazes, auto-tuned rappers and Twitter beef there was the '90s, a time when emcees cared about their craft and hip-hop was at its dopest. It's no surprise then that up-and-coming MA beathsmith


chose to reach back to rap's golden era for his debut mixtape, "


", an hour long project that resurrects 16 mid-'90s classics for your listening pleasure. And as if that wasn't enough,

DJ Grazzhoppa

, the 1991 European DMC champ, cuts & mixes the tracks together, showcasing turntablism at its finest hour (celebrity DJs & Serato newbies need not apply).

"ReCon' features some of the '9's most time-honored cuts, ranging from O.C.'s "

Time's Up

", Black Moon's "

How Many Emcees

" and CNN's "


" to some underground treasures circa Stretch & Bobbito, including Big L's "

American Dream

" & Big Noyd's "

Recognize & Realize

". The only thing "ReCon' is missing is a tape deck...don't sleep!

Download link is underneath the tracklist:

01. Danger - Blahzay Blahzay

02. Things Done Changed - Biggie

03. Flava In Ya Ear (Remix) - Craig Mack feat. Biggie, Rampage, LL Cool J & Busta Rhymes

04. Times Up - O.C.

05. Freaky Flow - Special Ed

06. T.O.N.Y. - Capone-N-Noreaga

07. Recognize & Realize - Big Noyd feat. Prodigy

08. Stick To Ya Gunz - M.O.P. feat. Kool G Rap

09. American Dream - Big L feat. Herb McGruff, Murda Mase, Killa Kam & Bloodshed

10. D.W.Y.C.K. - Gang Starr

11. On The Run - Kool G Rap

12. Brainstorm - Lord Finesse feat. O.C. & KRS-One

13. How Many Emcees - Black Moon

14. Life's A Bitch - Nas feat. AZ

15. Criminology - Raekwon

16. Crooklyn Dodgers - Buckshot, Masta Ace & Special Ed

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