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Guru & Solar Set To Drop New Mixtape Jazzmatazz: The Time Bomb (Back To The Future)

Fresh off an international tour, Guru, super-producer, Solar, and 7 Grand Records announce the February 2008 release of Guru’s Jazzmatazz: The Timebomb/Back To The Future Mixtape, the “raw” companion to the Jazzmatazz Vol. 4 album. The Mixtape carefully and superbly crafted by Super-producer Solar exhibits the “Golden Era” New York essence along with a cutting edge futuristic twist! Hence the title, “Back To The Future.”

The tracks are pure “bangers” and the guest appearances are classic as they compliment Guru’s iconic yet streetwise vocals! The MC’s selected represent the best of America’s true Hip Hop artists that hail from the “Underground” scene that Guru has remained so true to. There are features such as reggae artist Damian Marley, Aceyalone and Zion I from the West Coast, Blue Scholars from Seattle, Mr. Lif from Boston, Yungun from London, as well as legends Lord Tariq from the Bronx, Nature from Queensbridge, C. Knowledge from Digable Planets and Tony Touch to name a few.

The album also features up-and-coming 7 Grand Records artists K. Born & Highpower from Philadelphia and Young Pablo from Paterson, New Jersey. This is no ordinary mixtape CD as it is hosted by the Mixtape King himself, DJ Doo Wop, who is featured on a couple of tracks. Watch out for the exclusive interview with Guru & Solar coming soon to

January 5, 2008 - Posted by | News | , , , , , ,


  1. yo guru is the bast hip hop artist in the world thats a fact

    Comment by rick b | February 19, 2008 | Reply

  2. ditto to that man guru is the truth!

    Comment by cmob313 | February 29, 2008 | Reply

  3. Guru and Solar are our modern day heros of Hip Hop music

    Comment by Asia | March 2, 2008 | Reply

  4. Guru and solar keep coming with the freshness. thats so needed in hip-hop right now

    Comment by tsolman58 | March 2, 2008 | Reply

  5. GURU it’s on again keep it real

    Comment by Tmoney71 | March 23, 2008 | Reply

  6. Go Guru it’s your birthday, this mixtape is good I’m not surprised cause Solar is hot, and of course we all know what Guru can do.

    Comment by petemoss57 | March 23, 2008 | Reply

  7. Life is good when you see oldschool hip hop coming back

    Comment by Jaimedavenport87 | March 23, 2008 | Reply

  8. The mixtape is descent but I need to hear more with GUru and gangstarr

    Comment by scottcoburn90 | March 23, 2008 | Reply

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