“The 30 Greatest Hip-Hop Demos”

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Chairman Mao over at complex.com does a fine job of ferreting out some real gems. Some are rough as hell, as you’d expect, others are smoother. The thrill of discovery persists in all of ’em. Most of the demos have more than one track, so there’s the opportunity for some extended listening.

There’s also the opportunity to marvel at the amount of talent which did not survive past the first few recordings…

The 30 Greatest Hip-Hop Demos  | Complex.com.