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Tuesday, August 13, 2019

N.Y. State of Mind - Nas

tempo: 84-85 bpm

bpm range: 80 bpm to 85 bpm85 bpm to 90 bpm

the dj's take: Leadoff song in mix #33:

Want to hear something happy and uplifting? Look elsewhere. But if you appreciate classic hiphop, N.Y. State of Mind is required listening. Gritty, hypnotic beat that makes you feel like you're on a subway train to nowhere.

Couldn't quite find a place for it in 33XL (using Logic Pro X makes me pickier), but a throwback dj should find a place for it in his/her rotation.

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