Six Dope Pre-Marcberg Roc Marciano Tracks
Tuesday November 05th 2013,
Filed under: Features,Listicles,Marcberg Season,Strong Island
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While you’re enjoying the sounds of Pimpire Strike Back, I thought I’d run through six of his finest moments before the undisputed classic Marcberg album dropped in 2010.



“Game of Death” [12" version]

Roc gets dumb over some Pete Rock drums from the first U.N. release, which was remade for the UN or U Out LP to include the rest of the crew.


P Brothers feat. Roc Marciano - “Caviar”

This Nottingham production duo were early Marcy supporters, featuring him on three outstanding tracks.


The U.N. – “Hardcore” (Revisited)


“MC’s”

This has to rank up there with Diamond D‘s “I Went For Mine” as one of the best uses of a flute in a rap beat.


“Time Kills” feat. Dino Brave

This loop just reappeared on the first track from the new Troy Ave. album.


The U.N. - “Golden Grail”

One of Roc’s first productions, using a borrowed MPC.


4 Comments so far
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“long time comin” was one of my favorites too.

Comment by doughjoe 11.05.13 @

Golden Grail=Still one of tha hardest beats of all time

Comment by Franky Mint 11.05.13 @

“Long Time Coming” dope too. Let’s make the list eight with “Pimpin’ Ain’t Easy.”

Comment by esto 11.05.13 @

The UN joints were dope

Comment by Sabatoge 11.06.13 @



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