Egyptian Lover is a Hip-Hop and Electro originator. From starting as a DJ selling out stadiums in Los Angeles with Uncle Jamm’s Army, to producing some of the early Hip-Hop and Electro songs and selling millions of records through the first independent Hip-Hop label Egyptian Empire Records, to laying the blueprint for legendary acts such as Ice-T, NWA, and Uncle Luke’s 2 Live Crew, his is is a name that should be mentioned more when it comes to the foundation of the Hip-Hop genre as we know it. Do your Googles.
On this historic episode, Egyptian Lover gives us the history on how it all started, tells us of his production techniques and philosophy behind making records, and gives us insight into his worldwide impact and fame. Check it out.