Amoeba Hollywood Hip-Hop Top 5 : Week Ending May 5th, 2012
1) J Dilla "Think Twice" & "E=Mc2" (BBE) 7" single
2) Apollo Brown & OC Brown Trophies (Mello Music/Fat Beats)
3) B.O.B. Strange Clouds (Atlantic)
4) Madlib Medicine Show No. 13: Black Tape (Madlib Medicine Show)
5) Notorious B.I.G. Ready to Die reissue (CNR)
Record Store Day is still in the air at Amoeba Music where in this week's number one slot of the latest hip-hop chart from the Hollywood Amoeba is the highly anticipated BBE recently released 7" inch single by the late great J Dilla of "Think Twice" and "E=Mc2." But in reality it is Record Store Day everyday at Amoeba Music where there is always something music fans are fiending for whether it's some reissue like the recent Notorious B.I.G. Ready to Die reissue or brand new releases like Apollo Brown & OC Brown Trophies care of Mello Music and Fat Beats or Madlib's Medicine Show No. 13: Black Tape. On this final installment of his elongated Medicine Show series, Madlib serves up a total of 35 remixes in the one hour long release described by Amoeba.com as, "His wild mixes fly by, a million ideas at once, and leave your head spinning — true to form for someone who would undertake an endeavor as crazy as this.