Lord Finesse

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Lord Finesse is a Hip Hop artist and producer, hailing from The Bronx, New York. In 1989, Finesse, and his former partner DJ Mike Smooth, signed to Wild Pitch Records, home to other popular Hip Hop artists like Gang Starr, Main Source, Chill Rob G, Percee P, and O.C.. In 1990, the duo released their debut album Funky Technician. He was hailed for his strong lyrical ability and clever punchline delivery. The album featured production from future star beat-makers DJ Premier, Diamond D and Showbiz. Finesse became the leader of the popular New York underground crew D.I.T.C., an acronym for 'Diggin In The Crates'. Future members included Showbiz & A.G., Diamond D, Fat Joe, O.C., Buckwild and the late Big L. The crew is responsible for releasing some of the most heralded underground hip-hop albums of the 90's, including Show & AG's Runaway Slave, O.C.'s Word...Life and Big L's Lifestylez Ov Da Poor & Dangerous.


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    Lord Finesse - Hip 2 Da Game
    (You know what?)
    (You know what?)
    (You know what?)
    [ CHORUS ]
    Hip 2 Da Game  -  123,719 plays
    (So you know there's a lotta darkness out here
    We watch it all time
    I'm busy looking at the darkness sayin
    "Damn, that's some darkness over there", you know?
    Food For Thought  -  52,184 plays
  3. Flip Da Style  -  50,249 plays
    [ verse 1 ]
    You know the plan, gee, I rip any mic you hand me
    I been down, this ain't no muthafuckin brandy
    It's lord finesse, yeah, you know it
    It's that funky type poet that get loose like aerobics
    True And Livin'  -  53,250 plays
    One time for your mind, here we go
    You know my style, now peep the flow
    Girl I know you're with it, so drop your seven digits
    Got a minute, then let me know (repeat 2x)
    Shorty's got it going on (is that so, who you be? )
    Gameplan  -  52,437 plays
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