Wax Poetics Mix Series

Wax Poetics Mix Series

A series of mixtapes created for Wax Poetics magazine and WhoSampled in celebration of key anniversaries of 25 of the most important sample based Hip Hop albums of all time, including key titles from artists including De La Soul, A Tribe Called Quest, Pete Rock & CL Smooth and many more. Each mix pairs album tracks with remixes, alternate versions, interview snippets and sample material used in the album’s production.

  1. De La Soul
    3 Feet High and Rising 30th Anniversary 
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  2. De La Soul
    De La Soul is Dead 25th Anniversary 
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  3. De La Soul
    Buhloone Mindstate 25th Anniversary 
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  4. De La Soul
    Stakes is High 20th Anniversary 
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  5. Souls of Mischief
    93 ‘Til Infinity 20th Anniversary 
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  6. A Tribe Called Quest
    People’s Instinctive Travels 20th Anniversary Listen

  7. A Tribe Called Quest
    The Low End Theory 25th Anniversary 
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  8. A Tribe Called Quest
    Midnight Marauders 20th Anniversary 
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  9. A Tribe Called Quest
    Beats Rhymes & Life 20th Anniversary 
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  10. Digable Planets
    Reachin’ 25th Anniversary  
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  11. Brand Nubian
    One for All 25th Anniversary 
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  12. Grand Puba
    Reel to Reel 25th Anniversary 
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  13. Das EFX
    Dead Serious 25th Anniversary 
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  14. Gang Starr
    Daily Operation 25th Anniversary 
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  15. Diamond D
    Stunts, Blunts & Hip Hop 25th Anniversary 
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  16. Pete Rock & CL Smooth
    All Souled Out 25th Anniversary 
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  17. Pete Rock & CL Smooth
    Mecca & The Soul Brother 25th Anniversary 
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  18. Pete Rock & CL Smooth
    Main Ingredient 25th Anniversary 
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  19. The Pharcyde
    Bizarre Ride 25th Anniversary Mixtape 
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  20. The Pharcyde
    Labcabincalifornia 20th Anniversary 
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  21. Notorious BIG
    Ready to Die 20th Anniversary 
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  22. Nas
    Illmatic 25th Anniversary 
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  23. Common
    Resurrection 25th Anniversary 
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  24. Black Moon
    Enta Da Stage 25th Anniversary 
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  25. Black Sheep
    A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing 25th Anniversary 
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