Classic era Diamond D instrumentals that are the bedrock foundation for eventual hits and/
or fan favorites by Busta Rhymes, Queen Latifah, Pharoahe Monch, Busta Rhymes, Mos Def, Brand Nubian and others – mined from the archives and compiled here for the first time ever! Killer beats from D's Akai MPC 2000 and 950, in the raw, un-fussed with blueprint form, before being full on produced and placed on Busta's Genesis
, Vilolator and Extinction Level Event LPs, Mos Def's Black On Both Sides, Pharoahe's Internal Affairs, Brand Nube's Foundation and other classics, plus a soundtrack nugget from Panther, and other benchmark gems! Raw beatcraft from a legend. Includes "Freedom", "Questions", "Soul On Ice", "Foundation", "The Truth", "The Light", "Do The Bus A Bus", I Don't Know", "When It Pours It Rains" and more.