Face-Off: Milano V. GZA

In a classic case of great minds producers thinking alike, both the RZA and the P Brothers have just dropped new tracks flipping one of my all-time favorite breaks, featuring none-other than the legendary Genius and the mighty Milano, respectively. Both tracks win, but I’d be interested to hear which one you think has the edge over the other…

P Brothers feat. Milano - ‘Digital B-Boy’

GZA feat. RZA & Khan Acito - ‘Life Is A Movie’

Who Rocked The Break Better?

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P Brothers - The Gas out around September 22.

GZA/Genius - Pro Tools drops August 13.

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GZa sounds asleep. Still got lyrics but he never sounds like he wants it. The RZA cut i up pretty straight while the P Brothers smacked it off the wall. Both are nice but the Nottingham Bronx one is specialnice and Milano’s start is too cold.

Comment by bse 08.16.08 @

I got as much love for The Genius and The RZA as the next man, but GZA needs to wake the fuck up.

P Brothers + Milano = god status

Comment by AFFECKS 08.17.08 @

p brothers track is crazy. definately picking that album up.

Comment by KQ 08.17.08 @

Come on. One MC sounds tired and the other one hungry as hell. I mean…I doubt P Brothers could make a “liquid Swords” but based just on this battle – Digital B-boy kills it and the clips you put up off the Gas LP all sound dope.

Comment by Astro 08.19.08 @

GZA sounds like he’s on auto-pilot given what the man is capable of, whilst Milano spits with passion -it’s the difference between going through the motions and trying to be the best. the P Bros arrangement is tighter and fresher than how RZA did it n’all.

Comment by L. 08.21.08 @

Never mind Liquid Swords … Paul S & Ivory have made Liquid Gas.

Comment by ED209˚ 08.21.08 @

Agree with everyone, in particular Astro & Robbie – the P Bros. track is better but the GZA/RZA one is not wack. What’s the break though? Sounds like some Gary Numan sh-t to me but is probably some obscure Euro techno track by an artist I’ve never heard of.

Comment by ian 08.24.08 @

^^^Bump^^^

What is the break? Was thinking Gary Numan too but still cant place it

Comment by Big Joe Krash 08.25.08 @

“Films”. Numan was dope in 1979. In fact, he was liquid.

Comment by Daddy Bones 08.26.08 @

Nice, thanks Daddy Bones

Comment by Big Joe Krash 08.26.08 @

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Comment by ED209˚ 10.02.08 @

The Wu came harder and sonically it sounds 9 times better. Someone was right when they said GZA going through the motions. But the clarity and loudness on RZA & GZA is better. Milano sound like he scared to be heard like that mouse on the picture while the Wu wanna remind u to your ear why they still got it!

Comment by Prince Love 10.14.08 @



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