The X Label, founded by Guru’s nephew dedicated to preserving the legacy of his uncle, brings you a limited edition recreation of Guru’s first demo cassette tape. The demo is from 1986, back when Guru was still rhyming under the moniker MC Keithy E.
This is OUR definition of a boombastic jazz style! We selected one video a year, based on the past twenty years of jazz-influenced hip hop. After the intro we start off with ATCQ’s classic ‘Jazz (We’ve Got)’, Guru’s Jazzmatazz marks the middle and we end with some
After the countless mixes to pay hommage to the lost legend Guru, it’s refreshing to see this mixed video tribute by DJ 33 1/3. Enjoy, definitely a great watch to reminisce back to the old days and to kick back to the classic Gangstarr/Guru videography.
Several sources confirmed that Guru (member of the legendary Gangstarr/Jazzmatazz) passed away. The artist, born Keith Elam, suffered from cancer and after a long struggle with the disease, he passed away on Monday April 19.