A few years back the good folks at Dubspot blessed the internet with an 8 episodes of hilarity entitled “Paul vs. Paul”. It pitted legendary hip-hop producer Prince Paul against his son DJPforreal in a series of debates over who’s era was better in terms of music and culture. Topics discussed include rap voices, sampling techniques, and mustaches, so peep the below and decide for yourself which school is the most cool.
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1 – Morning Routines, Music Players, Cologne, Jackets, Production Gear, Bicycles
Interesting fact learned : If you wear a sheep-skin coat people will hold things for you.
2 – Fresh Breath, Vinyl vs. Serato, Hip-Hop Emcees, Space Echo, Video Games
Interesting fact learned : The names KRS-One, Big Daddy Kane, and Slick Rick can completely shut down an argument.
3 – Communication, Kicks, Snares, Hi-Hats, Diet
Interesting fact learned : Hotpockets cover all four of the food groups.
4 – Dance moves, Mustaches, Autotune, Slang, Reverb, Workouts
Interesting fact learned : Barbara Streisand > Autotune
5 – Rapper Voices, Cash Vs. Plastic, Cue Points, Belts, Using Gates In Production, Hand Shakes
Interesting fact learned : DJPforreal doesn’t rock underwear.
6 – Glasses, Beatboxing, Pickup Lines, Volume, BPM, Basketball
Interesting fact learned : Both these men could use some work on their D.
7 – Facebook, Skits, Extracting Sample Material, Prom Outfits
Interesting fact learned : DJPforreal attended 12 proms in one calendar year.
8 – Headphones, Packing Luggage, Rap Actors, Collaborations, TV Shows, Headbands
Interesting fact learned : Lebron rocks a headband to secretly cover his hairline.