Bootlegs & B-Sides
Common - No Sell Out (Unreleased joint by No I.D.)

Common – No Sell Out (Unreleased joint by No I.D.)

Common – No Sell Out (Produced by No I.D.) It’s a real good Friday as one of my all time favorite producer/MC duos No I.D. & Common leaked a fantastic track previously unreleased- this is No Sell Out. Lifting entire chunks of that abusive bastard Ike Turner & His Rhythm Kings incredible 1969 instrumental jam...

LL Cool J / K-Def – Year of the Hip Hop (Unreleased 1994 joint)

The story of this joint is as follows: In 1994 New Jerus’ most slept-on DJ/Producer K-Def was going hard on the MPC and in between crafting remixes for Positive K and producing beats for The Lords of the Underground, James Todd Smith happened to walk into the B-Room at Marley Marl’s House of Hits and...

The Roots – Live Radio Freestyle (’99-00) & Quicksand Millenium (Alternate Version)

The Roots – Live Radio Freestyle in NYC (’99-00) Quicksand Millenium (Unreleased Version) A couple pretty rare recordings from Illadelph’s absolute finest musicians The Roots surfaced recently online and I thought I’d bring them to you here at Manifest Worldwide. The freestyle is a fantastic period piece- you’ll hear Black Thought flowing over a live...

1998 – A Tribe Called Quest • The Love Movement Intro (Unreleased)

A Tribe Called Quest – The Love Movement Intro (Unreleased) Put this ahead of Start it Up on your Love Movement playlist- The unreleased and unused Intro to Tribe’s last album of the 1990′s The Love Movement. With none other than a young Mos Def on the mic. The picture might be a decade older...