Benjammin’ was the premier destination for hip hop on altcast. It introduced you to all kinds of different types of artists and let you hear about brand new stuff months before it hit mainstream. Hosted by Ben from Calgary, Alberta, Canada, “the birthplace of hip hop,” this legendary show lasted for two years.

December 30, 2007

#70 – December 30, 2007

Benjammin’ finale
55 minutes

Featured music
UGK feat. Outkast – International Players Anthem
Prodigy – Stuck On You
Jay–Z – Fallin’
Kanye West – I Wonder
M.I.A. feat. Bun B and Rich Boy – Paper Planes remix
Devin The Dude – Almighty Dollar
50 Cent – I Get Money
Wu–Tang Clan – Campfire
Ghostface Killah – Walk Around
John C. Reilly as Dewey Cox – Beautiful Ride

#69 – December 15, 2007

45 minutes

Featured music
Wu–Tang Clan feat. Gerald Alston – Stick Me For My Riches
Lupe Fiasco – Paris, Tokyo
Lupe Fiasco – Gotta Eat
Rivers Cuomo – Chess
Rivers Cuomo – Blast Off!/Who You Callin’ Bitch?
Rivers Cuomo – Lover In The Snow
John C. Reilly as Dewey Cox with Angela Correa as Darlene Cox – Let’s Duet
John C. Reilly as Dewey Cox – Guilty As Charged

#68 – December 3, 2007

43 minutes

Featured music
Ghostface Killah feat. Method Man and Raekwon – Yolanda’s House
Ghostface Killah feat. Method Man and Masta Killa – Killa Lipstick
Styles P feat. The Alchemist – All I Know Is Pain
Busta Rhymes – Takin’ What’s Mine
Busta Rhymes feat. Rah Diggah – Not Right Now
Time Again feat. Tim Armstrong – The Stories Are True
Skye Sweetnam – Ghosts
John C. Reilly as Dewey Cox – Walk Hard

#67 – November 26, 2007

48 minutes

Featured music
DJ Drama feat. Outkast and Marsha Ambrosius – The Art Of Storytelling Pt. 4
Freeway – It’s Over
Wu–Tang Clan – Take It Back
Saigon feat. Jay–Z and Swizz Beatz – Come On Baby remix
Jay Electronica – Act 1: Eternal Sunshine (The Pledge)

#66 – November 6, 2007

48 minutes

Featured music
Cam’Ron – Just Us
Jay–Z – No Hook
Jay–Z feat. Beanie Sigel – Ignorant Shit
Jay–Z – I Know
Jay–Z – Say Hello
Jeff Tweedy – Simple Twist Of Fate
Karen O & The Million Dollar Bashers – Highway 61 Revisited
Bob Dylan – Not Dark Yet

#65 – November 1, 2007

43 minutes

Featured music
Jay–Z feat. Nas – Success
Jay–Z – American Gangster
The Hives – It Won’t Be Long
The Hives – T.H.E.H.I.V.E.S.
Porter Wagoner – Committed At Parkview
Operation Ivy – Bad Town
The Who – I’m One
Cat Power – Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again

#64 – October 21, 2007

45 minutes

Featured music
Ghostface Killah feat. Kid Capri – Celebrate
Wu–Tang Clan feat. Erykah Badu – The Heart Gently Weeps
Little Brother feat. Lil’ Wayne – Breakin’ My Heart
Lethal Bizzle – Police On My Back
Neil Young – Ordinary People

#63 – October 10, 2007

44 minutes

Featured music
Jay–Z – Roc Boys
Ghostface Killah – Chunky
Styles P feat. Swizz Beatz – Blow My Mind
A Tribe Called Quest – Lyrics To Go
Sean Price feat. Buckshot and Tek – BCCC (Frankenstein)
Radiohead – 15 Step
Radiohead – Bodysnatchers

#62 – September 30, 2007

41 minutes

Featured music
J Dilla feat. Talib Kweli and Q–Tip – Lightworking
J Dilla feat. MF Doom and Guilty Simpson – Mash’s Revenge
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band – Livin’ In The Future
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band – Magic
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band – Last To Die
John Fogerty – Gunslinger
A Tribe Called Quest – Award Tour
Joel Plaskett – Television Set

#61 – September 21, 2007

51 minutes

Featured music
Cold open: Kanye West – Champion
Jay–Z feat. Pharrell – Blue Magic
Born With It & B.O.B. – Stack My Paper Up
Steve Earle – Satellite Radio
Iron & Wine – Innocent Bones
Cat Stevens – Tea For The Tillerman
Stereophonics – Handbags & Gladrags
The Fat Boys – Fat Boys

#60 – September 16, 2007

50 minutes

Featured music
Kanye West feat. Mos Def – Drunk and Hot Girls
Spoon – The Ghost Of You Lingers
Vampire Weekend – A–Punk
Foo Fighters – Statues
Band Of Horses – Is There A Ghost
Dropkick Murphys – Tomorrow’s Industry
Eddie Vedder – Hard Sun
Rare Earth – I Just Want To Celebrate

#59 – September 9, 2007

50 minutes

Featured music
Lupe Fiasco feat. Matthew Santos – Superstar
Kanye West – The Glory
Kanye West feat. T–Pain – The Good Life
Petra Haden – Don’t Stop Believin’
Baroness – Isak
Luciano Michelini – Frolic
The Melodians – Rivers Of Babylon
Passengers (U2 & Brian Eno) feat. Luciano Pavarotti – Miss Sarajevo

#58 – September 3, 2007

46 minutes

Featured music
Kanye West feat. Dwele – Flashing Lights
Kanye West feat. DJ Premier – Everything I Am
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band – Radio Nowhere
Bruce Springsteen & The Seeger Sessions Band – Jacob’s Ladder
Jens Lekman – Sipping On The Sweet Nectar
Billy Preston – Nothing From Nothing
Anti–Nowhere League – So What
Rancid – Black Lung
Gogol Bordello – I Would Never Wanna Be Young Again

#57 – August 28, 2007

Season 3 premiere
43 minutes

Featured music
Kanye West feat. Lil’ Wayne – Barry Bonds
UGK feat. Too Short – Life Is 2009
Dude N Em – Watch My Feet
Bedouin Soundclash – Walls Fall Down
Against Me! – We Laugh At Danger (And Break All The Rules)
Blitz – Fatigue
Lyle Workman – Superwhat?
The Bar–Kays – Too Hot To Stop

#56 – August 18, 2007

Guest hosted by Tyler of Half Hour of Power
35 minutes

Featured music
The Go! Team – Flashlight Fight
Jesca Hoop – Intelligentactile 101
M.I.A. – 20 Dollar
Foo Fighters – The Pretender
Paramore – Born For This

#55 – August 4, 2007

Season 2 finale
52 minutes

Featured music
UGK feat. Charlie Wilson and Willie D – Quit Hatin’ The South
Jay Electronica – What You Saying
Pharoahe Monch feat. Showtyme – Desire
M.I.A. – Jimmy
Europe – Cherokee
1990s – See You At The Lights
Ryan Adams – The Sun Also Sets
James Brown – Super Bad

#54 – July 29, 2007

49 minutes

Featured music
Common – Misunderstood
Consequence – Don’t Forget ’Em
Wilco – The Thanks I Get
Against Me! – Up The Cuts
The Kinks – This Time Tomorrow
Hall & Oates – Private Eyes
Crowded House – Locked Out
Electric Light Orchestra (ELO) – Livin’ Thing
Santana – Soul Sacrifice

#53 – July 21, 2007

51 minutes

Featured music
Common feat. Lily Allen – Drivin’ Me Wild
Common feat Kanye West – Southside
Prince – Guitar
Prince – The One U Wanna C
Jenny Lewis & Jonathon Rice – Little Boxes
The New Pornographers – The Laws Have Changed
Jason Aldean – Johnny Cash
Of Montreal – Wraith Pinned to the Mist (And Other Games)
Common feat. Lonnie "Pops" Lynn – Forever Begins

#52 – July 14, 2007

50 minutes

Featured music
Saigon feat. Swizz Beatz, and Just Blaze – C’mon Baby
Justin Timberlake – Lovestoned (Justice Remix)
Joe Strummer & The Mescaleros – Johnny Appleseed
Wilco – Hate It Here
Patton Oswalt – America Has Spoken
Interpol – No I In Threesome
Against Me! – New Wave
Against Me! feat. Tegan Quin (of Tegan & Sara) – Borne On The FM Waves of The Heart
Flight Of The Conchords – Think About It

#51 – July 8, 2007

53 minutes

Featured music
T.I. – Tell ’Em I Said That
Andre 3000 (Class Of 3000) – Throwdown
Bad Religion – Heroes And Martyrs
Bad Religion – Requiem For Dissent
Tiger Army – Nocturnal
The Unseen – Scream Out
Genesis – Turn it On Again
Genesis – Invisible Touch
UB40 – Red Red Wine

#50 – June 24, 2007

43 minutes

Featured music
T.I. feat. Jay–Z – Watch What You Say
Little Brother – Good Clothes
Amanda Diva – 40 MC’s
Pharoahe Monch – Body Baby
Curtis Mayfield – Move On Up
Justice – D.A.N.C.E.
Justice feat. Uffie – The Party
The Cadillacs – Speedo
The White Stripes – Effect & Cause

#49 – June 10, 2007

41 minutes

Featured music
Kanye West – Stronger
Kanye West feat. John Mayer – Bittersweet
Talib Kweli feat. Norah Jones – Soon A New Day
Beastie Boys – Off The Grid
Loudon Wainwright III – Grey In L.A.
Loudon Wainwright III – You Can’t Fail Me Now
Ol’ Dirty Bastard – Shimmy Shimmy Ya
The Clash – Police On My Back

#48 – May 21, 2007

42 minutes

Featured music
Kanye West – Can’t Tell Me Nothing
Beastie Boys – The Rat Cage
Spoon – The Underdog
The Pointer Sisters – Pinball Count (Sesame Street)
The Jam – That’s Entertainment (Demo Version)
The Ramones – Teenage Lobotomy
Tim Armstrong – Wake Up
Rancid – Who Would’ve Thought
Battles – Atlas

#47 – May 12, 2007

42 minutes

Featured music
Common feat. DJ Premier – The Game
Common feat. Dwele – The People
Pharrell & The Yessirs feat. Snoop Dogg and Charlie Wilson – That Girl
Bad Brains – Universal Peace
Bad Brains – Jah Love
Maroon 5 – Makes Me Wonder
The Bees (A Band Of Bees) – Listening Man
Danzig – Mother

#46 – May 5, 2007

41 minutes

Featured music
Pharrell & The Yessirs – How Does It Feel
The Nightwatchman – One Man Revolution
The Nightwatchman – The Road I Must Travel
Buju Banton – ’Til I’m Laid To Rest
Amy Winehouse – Hey Little Rich Girl (The Specials cover)
The Aggrolites – Work It
Westbound Train – Please Forgive Me
Tim Armstrong feat. Skye Sweetnam – Into Action

#45 – April 15, 2007

46 minutes

Featured music
T.I. – Big Shit Poppin
Pharrell & The Yessirs feat. Kanye West – Number One
El–P – Smithereens
DJ Drama feat. Young Jeezy, Willie Da Kid, Jim Jones, Rick Ross, Young Buck, T.I. – Feds Takin’ Pictures
Nappy Roots – Po’ Folks
Robert Rodriguez – Grindhouse (main titles)
T.Rex – Jeepster
April March – Chick Habit

#44 – April 4, 2007

48 minutes

Featured music
Lil Wayne – Upgrade U freestyle
Amy Winehouse feat. Pharoahe Monch – Rehab remix
Mark Ronson – God Put A Smile Upon Your Face
Social Distortion – Ring Of Fire
Dan Le Sac vs. Scroobius Pip – Thou Shalt Always Kill
nine inch nails – Vessel
The Zutons – Valerie
Mark Ronson feat. Amy Winehouse – Valerie
Dinosaur Jr. – Almost Ready

#43 – March 31, 2007

48 minutes

Featured music
UGK feat. Outkast – International Players Anthem
Devin The Dude – Broccoli And Cheese
Devin The Dude – She Useta Be
Prodigy – Mac 10 Handle
Wu–Tang Song Of The Week: Wu–Tang Clan – Bring Da Ruckus
Black Milk feat. Guilty Simpson – Sound The Alarm
Black Milk – Insane
Redman Bak Inda Buildin
Redman – Mr.Ice Cream Man (skit)
Redman feat. Gov Matic – How U Like Dat
Devin The Dude – Just Because

#42 – March 11, 2007

43 minutes

Featured music
Devin The Dude feat. Snoop Dogg and Andre 3000 – What A Job
Redman – Freestyle on DJ Green Lantern’s Sirius radio show (March 6th, 2007)
Redman – Gimme One
Wu–Tang song of the week: Raekwon feat. Method Man, Ghostface Killah, Cappadonna – Ice Cream
A Tribe Called Quest – We Can Get Down
The Notorious B.I.G. – Ten Crack Commandments
The Notorious B.I.G. – Big Poppa

#41 – March 3, 2007

42 minutes

Featured music
Super Mario World theme song
The Smiths – Heaven Knows I’m Miserable Now
The Stylistics feat. Russell Thompkins Jr – You’re A Big Girl
Herb Albert – Tijuana Taxi
The Hives – Inspection Wise 1999
Wilco – Eitherway
The Aquabats – Pizza Day
Mystery Artist – Barbecue Bust
The Beatles – Nowhere Man
Yo La Tengo – Meet The Mets
Average White Band – One Look Over My Shoulder (Is This Really Goodbye?)
Feist – Sea Lion Woman
The Phenomenauts – Phenomenator

#40 – February 11, 2007

1 hour, 7 minutes

Featured music
J Dilla – Fuck The Police
J Dilla – Nothing Like This
J Dilla – Make ’Em NV
Black Thought feat. Dice Raw – Workinonit
J Dilla – The New
J Dilla – Stop
J Dilla – Time: The Donut Of The Heart
J Dilla – Lightworks
J Dilla – Stepson Of The Clapper
J Dilla – The Twister (Huh, What)
J Dilla – Don’t Cry
J Dilla – Anti–American Graffiti
A Tribe Called Quest – Find A Way
Q–Tip – Let’s Ride
Janet Jackson feat. Q–Tip – Got ’Til It’s Gone
Busta Rhymes – Enjoy Da Ride
Jaylib feat. Frank–N–Dank – Mcnasty Filth
Jaylib feat. Guilty Simpson – Strapped
Common – Love Is
Common – Nag Champa (Afrodiasic For The World)
Common feat. Bilal – The Light

#39 – February 4, 2007

40 minutes

Featured music
Common feat. Kanye West – Southside Super Bowl
Rich Boy feat. Andre 3000, Jim Jones and others – Throw Some D’s remix
Nas feat. MC Shan, Raheem (Furious Five), Doctor Ice (UTFO), Kangol (UTFO), Kool Moe Dee, Sha Rock (Funky Four +1), Tito (Fearless Four), Grandmaster Caz (Cold Crush Brothers), Lique (Isis of X Clan), Dana Dane, Pebblee Poo & Just Ice – Where Are They Now (80’s remix)
Nas feat. Redhead Kingpin, The Original Spinderella, Rob Base, Father MC, Monie Love, Mike D (of the Jungle Brothers), EST (of 3XDope), Positive K, Das EFX, Lords of the Underground, Dres (of Black Sheep), Chip Fu – Where Are They Now (90’s Remix)
Nas feat. Breeze, Kam, King Tee, Candyman, Threat, Ice–T, Sir Mix–A–Lot and the Conscious Daughters (with scratches from DJ Bobcat) – Where Are They Now (West Coast remix)
85 Chicago Bears – Super Bowl Shuffle

#38 – January 27, 2007

42 minutes

Featured music
Raekwon – My Corner
Sean Price – Stop
RZA feat. Talib Kweli, Lil Free and Suga Bang – Certified Samurai
RZA feat. Q–Tip and Free Murder – Just A Lil Dude who Dat Ovah There
50 Cent – Ski Mask Way
Rhymefest feat. Samantha Ronson – Wanted
Ghostface Killah feat.U–God, Masta Killa, and Cappadonna – Winter Warz
Wu–Tang Clan feat. Cappadonna – Triumph

#37 – January 21, 2007

42 minutes

Featured music
Fall Out Boy with Jay–Z – Thriller
Kool G Rap – What’s More Realer Than That
The Notorious B.I.G. – Gimme The Loot
J Dilla – Wild
CunninLynguists – Hellfire
Lil Wayne – Show Me What You Got
Chamillionaire feat. Kelis – Not A Criminal
Nas feat. Tre Williams – Let There Be Light

#36 – January 13, 2007

37 minutes

Featured music
Talib Kweli/Madlib – The Show
Talib Kweli/Madlib – Funny Money
Joe Budden – Unforgiven
RZA feat. GZA, and Big Daddy Kane – Cameo Afro
Common feat. Bilal – Play Your Cards Right
Skyzoo – Get It Done
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five – The Message

#35 – December 31, 2006

Part of altcast special event #S3
1 hour, 23 minutes

Featured music
Chamillionaire – Hip Hop Warning
Stephen Marley f/ Damian Marley – The Traffic Jam
James Brown – Licking Stick

#34 – December 23, 2006

1 hour, 9 minutes

Featured music
Skillz – 2006 Rap Up
J Dilla – Two Can Win
J Dilla – Won’t Do
Ghostface Killah – Shakey Dog
Ghostface Killah – Outta Town Shit
Lupe Fiasco – Sunshine
Lupe Fiasco – Theme Music To A Drive–By
T.I. – What You Know
Jay–Z– Kingdom Come
Rhymefest feat. O.D.B. – Build Me Up
Clipse feat. Bilal and Pharrell – Nightmares
Mr.Lif – Brothaz
MURS & 9th Wonder – Murray’s Law
The Roots feat. Peedi Peedi & Bunny Sigler – Long Time

#33 – December 16, 2006

46 minutes

Featured music
EPMD – I’m Housin
Eric B & Rakim – Microphone Fiend
Big Daddy Kane – Set It Off
Kool G Rap & DJ Polo – Streets Of New York
Too Short – Freaky Tales
Jeru The Damaja – Come Clean
Jay–Z – Friend or Foe
Nas – The World Is Yours

#32 – December 9, 2006

44 minutes

Featured music
Nas – Who Killed It
Nas feat. Kanye West – Still Dreaming
Nas feat. Chrisette Michelle – Can’t Forget About You
Nas – Hold Down The Block
Clipse – Trill
Young Jeezy – Hypnotize
Gang Starr – Mass Appeal
Ghostface Killah – My Guitar
Ryu, Juelz Santana, and Celph Titled – S.C.O.M.

#31 – December 2, 2006

47 minutes

Featured music
Nas feat. The Game and Marsha from Floetry – Hustlers
Common – I Have A Dream
Ghostface Killah feat. Amy Winehouse – You Know I’m No Good
Ghostface Killah – Alex (Stolen Script)
Ghostface Killah – Block Rock
Young Jeezy – Wha You Talkin About
Pharcyde – Runnin’
Dr. Dre – Let Me Ride (11 minute extended version)

#30 – November 25, 2006

Part of altcast special event #S2
1 hour, 21 minutes

Featured music
Stevie Wonder – Sir Duke
Burning Spear – Hey Dready
Fugazi – Waiting Room
The Misfits – Attitude
Pete Rock & CL Smooth – T.R.O.Y.

#29 – November 19, 2006

44 minutes

Featured music
Nas feat. Jay–Z – Black Republican
Jay–Z – Brooklyn High
Jim Jones feat. Jay–Z and Juelz Santana – We Fly High (Beef Mix)
Clipse – We Got It 4 Cheap
Clipse – Mama I’m So Sorry
Clipse – Ride Around Shining
Clipse – Hello New World
Clipse – Keys Open Doors
Westbound Train – Soul Revival

#28 – November 12, 2006

44 minutes

Featured music
Jay–Z – The Prelude
Jay–Z – Oh My God
Jay–Z – 30 Somethin’
Jay–Z feat. Ne–Yo – Minority Report
Jay–Z feat. Chris Martin – Beach Chair
Snoop Dogg – Think About It
Snoop Dogg feat. Damian Marley – Get A Light
Snoop Dogg feat. Akon – Boss’ Life
Snoop Dogg feat. Stevie Wonder – Conversations
Snoop Dogg feat. Dr.Dre and D’Angelo – Imagine

#27 – November 5, 2006

44 minutes

Featured music
Ghostface Killah – Ghost Is Back
Ghostface Killah feat. Trife Da God – Good
Nas – Hip–Hop Is Dead
The Game – Compton
The Game – Remedy
The Game feat. Snoop Dogg and Xzibit – California Vacation
AZ – I Am The Truth
Rich Boy and Polow Da Don – Throw Some D’s
Sacha Baron Cohen (Borat) – In My Country There Is Problem (Throw The Jew Down The Well)
Sacha Baron Cohen (Borat) – You Be My Wife

#26 – October 29, 2006

42 minutes

Featured music
The Game feat. Nas, and Marsha from Floetry – Why You Hate The Game
UGK – The Game Belongs To Me
Lupe Fiasco feat. Gemini – Dedication
Jay–Z – Lost Ones
DJ UNK feat. Andre 3000 and Jim Jones – Walk It Out (remix)
DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince – Nightmare on My Street
Geto Boys – Mind Playing Tricks On Me

#25 – October 22, 2006

42 minutes

Featured music
Johnny Cash – Girl In Saskatoon
Me First and The Gimme Gimmes – On The Road Again
Jerry Reed – East Bound and Down
The Clash – Lost In A Supermarket
The Clash – Spanish Bombs
Sly & And The Family Stone – Underdog
Ashlee Simpson – L.O.V.E.
Beck – Movie Theme
The Shins – Australia
Rancid – Radio Havana
Dropkick Murphys – I’m Shipping Up To Boston
Dropkick Murphys – The Auld Triangle

#24 – October 14, 2006

1 hour, 33 minutes

Featured music
Jay–Z – Kingdom Come
Termanology – Watch How It Go Down
Talib Kweli feat. UGK – Country Cuzins
Hi–Tek feat. Snoop Dogg, Slim Thug, and Talib Kweli – How We Do It
Nas feat. Quan – Just A Moment
Nas – Life’s A Bitch
Afrika Bambaataa – Looking For The Perfect Beat
Ice Cube – No Vaseline
Eric B and Rakim – I Ain’t No Joke
Beastie Boys – Pass The Mic
Wu–Tang Clan – C.R.E.A.M.
Wu–Tang Clan – Method Man
Joe Budden – Broken Wings freestyle

#23 – October 8, 2006

Premiere of new format
1 hour, 23 minutes

Featured music
Jay–Z – Show Me What You Got
DJ Khaled feat. Kanye West, Consequence, and John Legend – Grammy Family
Hi–Tek feat. Dion, Jadakiss, Papoose, Talib Kweli & Raekwon – Where It Started At
Hi–Tek feat. Dion, Q–Tip, and Kurupt – Keep It Moving
Nicolay feat. Black Spade – I Am The Man
Skyzoo/9th Wonder – Way To Go
K–Os – ELEctrik HeaT – the seekwiLL
K–Os – Sunday Morning
Clipse – Grindin’
Busta Rhymes feat. Raekwon – Goldmine
Lupe Fiasco – Hurt Me Soul
Ludacris – He–Man
Lars Frederiksen and the Bastards – To Have And To Have Not

Theme music
Rancid – Intro (from Life Won’t Wait)

#22 – October 1, 2006

1 hour, 0 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: Harvey Mason – How Does It Feel
Tucker Carlson podcast
Bob Marley – Chant Down Babylon
Bob Marley – Buffalo Soldier
Bob Marley – Jump Nyabinghi
Bob Marley – Mix Up, Mix Up
Bob Marley – Give Thanks & Praise
Bob Marley – Blackman Redemption
Bob Marley – Trench Town
Bob Marley – Stiff Necked Fools
Bob Marley – I Know
Bob Marley – Rastaman Live Up!

#21 – September 23, 2006

54 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: Lars Frederiksen and the Bastards – 1%
The Game – Let’s Ride (Strip Club)
Notorious B.I.G. – Kick In The Door
T.I. feat. Jamie Foxx – Live In The Sky
Lil Wayne feat. Robin Thicke – Shooter
Ludacris feat. Mary J Blige – Runaway Love
Ludacris feat. Field Mob – Ultimate Satisfaction
Three 6 Mafia – Side 2 Side
Lupe Fiasco – The Cool

#20 – September 16, 2006

1 hour, 26 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: The Clash – Brand New Cadillac
Jim Jones – We Fly High (BALLINNNNNN!)
Lupe Fiasco – Intro
Lupe Fiasco – Real (feat. Sarah Green)
Lupe Fiasco – Just Might Be OK (feat. Gemini)
Lupe Fiasco – Kick, Push
Lupe Fiasco – I Gotcha
Lupe Fiasco – The Instrumental (feat. Jonah Matranga)
Lupe Fiasco – He Say She Say (feat. Gemini and Sarah Green)
Lupe Fiasco – Sunshine
Lupe Fiasco – Daydreamin’ (feat. Jill Scott)
Lupe Fiasco – The Cool
Lupe Fiasco – Hurt Me Soul
Lupe Fiasco – Pressure (feat. Jay–Z)
Lupe Fiasco – American Terrorist (feat. Matthew Santos)
Lupe Fiasco – The Emperor’s Soundtrack
Lupe Fiasco – Kick Push II
Dropkick Murphys – Sunshine Highway
Creedence Clearwater Revival – Have You Ever Seen The Rain?

#19 – September 10, 2006

1 hour, 26 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: HORSE the Band – T.M.N.T.
Operation Ivy – Knowledge
Operation Ivy – Sound System
Operation Ivy – Take Warning
Rancid – Life Won’t Wait
Rancid – Roots Radicals
Rancid – Time Bomb
Easy Star All Stars and Kirsty Rock – Paranoid Android
Toots and the Maytals – Let Down
The Special – Rudi, A Message To You
The Specials – Rat Race
Desmond Dekker – Israelites
Desmond Dekker – 007 (Shanty Town)
Hepcat – Riding The Region
Choking Victim – Crack Rock Steady
Madness – Baggy Trousers
Fishbone – Skankin’ To The Beat
The Slackers – Have The Time
The Slackers – 86 The Mayo
The Slackers – Propaganda
The Clash – The Guns Of Brixton
The Clash – Rudie Can’t Fail
Bob Marley & The Wailers – Exodus

#18 – September 1, 2006

Season 2 premiere
1 hour, 25 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: Dropkick Murphys – The Gang’s All Here
The Game – One Blood (It’s Okay)
Clipse feat. Slim Thug – Wamp Wamp
Lupe Fiasco – I Gotcha
Lupe Fiasco feat. Jill Scott – Daydreamer
Lil Wayne – Georgia Bush
Rick Ross – Push It
Christina Aguilera – Back In The Day (produced by DJ Premier)
The Roots feat. Malik B – Game Theory
The Roots feat. Dice Raw and Malik B – Here I Come
J Dilla feat. Common and D’Angelo – So Far To Go
Method Man feat. Streetlife and Carlton Fisk – 4:20
Outkast – The Train
Outkast feat. Lil Wayne and Snoop Dogg – Hollywood Divorce
The Roots – Can’t Stop This

#17 – June 25, 2006

Season 1 finale
1 hour, 31 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: The Ramones – Danny Says
Bob Edwards’ last request: Red Dwarf – Tongue Tied
Ghostface Killah – Shakey Dog
Ghostface Killah – Whip You With A Strap
Lupe Fiasco – Kick Push II
Lupe Fiasco – Failure
Viktor Vaughn – Saliva
Madvillain – America’s Most Blunted
Beverly Hills 90210 theme
Dynasty theme
Melrose Place theme
The Love Boat theme
Outkast – Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik
Outkast – Crumblin’ Erb
Beach Boys – Feel Flows
Raekwon feat. Ghostface Killah and Nas – Verbal Intercourse
Bob Dylan – The Man In Me
Scarface feat. Beanie Sigel and The Game – Never Snitch
’Til Tuesday – Voices Carry
Kool & The Gang – Celebration

#16 – June 22, 2006

42 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: Celeste Legaspi – Bolero Medley
Lupe Fiasco – Kick Push II
Nas – Where Y’all At
Bob Edwards’ 80s Soundtrack Revival:
Joe Esposito – You’re The Best (Karate Kid)
Paul Engemann – Push It To The Limit (Scarface)
Kenny Loggins – Meet Me Half Way (Over The Top)
Joey Scarbury – Believe It Or Not (Theme From The Greatest American Hero)
Diff’rent Strokes theme
Jaylib – The Red
Banana Splits theme
You’ll have to figure out everything else yourself

#15 – June 18, 2006

1 hour, 18 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: Glenn Miller Orchestra – In The Mood
Termanology – That’s How It Goes Down
AZ – The Format
Kelis feat. Too Short – Bossy
Stephen Lynch – Tiny Little Moustache
Johnny Cash – God’s Gonna Cut Ya Down
Busta Rhymes feat. Nas – Don’t Get Carried Away
Saigon – Don’t Do That
Yo La Tengo – Beanbag
Junior Boys feat. Andi Tomi – In The Morning
Lady Sovereign – Gatheration
Lily Allen – Smile
Lily Allen – LDN
Tom Petty – Saving Grace
Nelly Furtado – Glow
Beyonce feat. Jay–Z – Deja Vu

#14 – June 4, 2006

41 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: Dragonforce – Storming The Burning Fields
Nick Lachey (N.L.) – What’s Left Of Me
Pimp C feat. Mike Jones and Bun B – Pourin’ Up
Dave Chappelle – AIDS and Monkeys [Stand-Up]
Yung Joc – It’s Goin’ Down
Busta Rhymes feat. Rick James – In The Ghetto

#13 – May 21, 2006

1 hour, 24 minutes

Featured music
AIDS dedication song: Team America: World Police – Everyone Has AIDS
Intro music: Wilco – Outtasite (Outta Mind)
Outkast – The Mighty O
The Roots – Don’t Feel Right
J Dilla feat. Pharoah Monche – We Must Be In Love
Dangerdoom – Korn Dogs
Smitty – Into You
Jin – Backpack
Atmosphere – Say Hey There
T.I. – I’m Talkin To You
Cam’Ron – I.B.S.
DMX – Lord Give Me A Sign
Rick Ross feat. Jay–Z and Young Jeezy – Hustlin (remix)
Young Jeezy feat. Jay–Z – Go Crazy (remix)
Jay–Z – Blueprint 2
Lupe song of the week: Kanye West f/ Lupe – Touch The Sky (live at Abbey Road
Obie Trice – Since They Wanna Know

#12 – April 22, 2006

1 hour, 25 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: Hank Williams Jr. – Are You Ready For Some Football
Pete Rock feat. Grap Luva – Revenge
Tech N9ne – I’m A Playa
Joe Budden – The Unforgiven (clip)
Ghostface Killah – Underwater
Ghostface Killah – The Champ
Young Jeezy – My Hood
DJ Khaled feat. Lil Wayne, Paul Wall, Fat Joe, Rick Ross, and Pitbull – Holla At
Me Baby
Mobb Deep – Shook Ones Pt. II
Nas – N.Y. State Of Mind
Eric B and Rakim – I Ain’t No Joke
Notorious B.I.G. – Juicy
2pac – Hit Em’ Up
Jay–Z – Takeover
Lupe song of the week: Lupe Fiasco – Heat Under The Baby Seat
Yo La Tengo – The Hokey Pokey

#11 – April 16, 2006

1 hour, 23 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: South Park – Uncle Fucker
Gnarls Barkley – Go–Go Gadget Gospel
Gnarls Barkley – Crazy
Gnarls Barkley – St. Elsewhere
Gnarls Barkley – Gone Daddy Gone
Gnarls Barkley – Smiley Faces
Gnarls Barkley – The Boogie Monster
Gnarls Barkley – Feng Shui
Gnarls Barkley – Just A Thought
Gnarls Barkley – Transformer
Gnarls Barkley – Who Cares?
Gnarls Barkley – Online
Gnarls Barkley – Necromancing
Gnarls Barkley – Storm Coming
Gnarls Barkley – The Last Time
U2 – One
Ryan Adams – When The Stars Go Blue
Proof – Kurt Kobain
D12 – How Come
Toots and The Maytals – Pressure Drop
Bob Marley – Redemption Song
Bob Marley – Could You Be Loved
Lupe song of the week: Lupe Fiasco – FNF Goin’ Up

#10 – April 9, 2006

1 hour, 25 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: Matlock theme song
Lupe song of the week: Lupe Fiasco feat. Gemini – Just Might Be OK
Ghostface and MF Doom – Angeles
Dangerdoom feat. Talib Kweli – Old School
Talib Kweli feat. MF Doom – Fly That Knot
Ghostface Killah – Holla
Ghostface Killah feat. RZA – Nutmeg
Pharoahe Monch feat. Busta Rhymes – The Next Shit
Gnarls Barkley – Smiley Faces
Papoose – Chess
Peeping Tom feat. Norah Jones – Sucker
K’naan – Soobox
Method Man – Who I’m Is
The Raconteurs – Hands
Delfonics – Didn’t I Blow Your Mind This Time
T.I. – What You Know

#9 – April 2, 2006

1 hour, 26 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: George Baker Selection – Little Green Bag
Clipse feat. Pharrell – Me Too
Clipse – Daytona 500
RZA feat. Rev William Burk – Chamber Of Fear
GZA feat. RZA – Liquid Swords
T.I. feat. Q–Tip – Why You Wanna (Remix)
Trillville feat. Project Pat – Hee Haw
Built To Spill – Conventional Wisdom
Nirvana – About A Girl (from MTV Unplugged)
Nirvana – Come As You Are (from MTV Unplugged)
Nirvana – Jesus Doesn’t Want Me For A Sunbeam (from MTV Unplugged)
Nirvana – The Man Who Sold The World (from MTV Unplugged)
Lupe Fiasco – Tilted
Lupe Fiasco – The Gorilla
Beach Boys – God Only Knows
The 5,6,7,8’s – Woo-Hoo
Beastie Boys – Shake Your Rump
Wu Tang Clan feat. Cappadonna – Triumph

#8 – March 26, 2006

1 hour, 23 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: DVDA – Now You’re A Man
T.I. – King Back
T.I. – Top Back
T.I. feat. Pharrell and Common – Good Life
Blackalicious – Supreme People
Blackalicious – Powers
MF Doom – Poo Putt Platter
Special Ed – I’m the Magnificent
Art Brut – Formed A Band
Lupe song of the week: Lupe Fiasco – Switch
Prince – Let’s Go Crazy
Morris Day and the Time – Jungle Love
Chamillionaire feat. Krayzie Bone – Ridin’
Three 6 Mafia – Ass & Titties
GLC – Haterville (produced by Manno)
The Coup feat. Black Thought of the Roots and Talib Kweli – My Favorite Mutiny

#7 – March 19, 2006

1 hour, 27 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: CBS Road to the Final Four (NCAA tournament) theme
Ghostface Killah – The Return Of Clyde Smith (Skit)
Ghostface Killah – Shakey Dog
Ghostface Killah – Kilo featuring Raekwon
Ghostface Killah – The Champ
Ghostface Killah – Major Operation (Skit)
Ghostface Killah – 9 Milli Bros. featuring Wu Tang Clan
Ghostface Killah – Beauty Jackson
Ghostface Killah – Heart Street Directions (Skit)
Ghostface Killah – Columbus Exchange (Skit) / Crack Spot
Ghostface Killah – R.A.G.U. featuring Raekwon
Ghostface Killah – Bad Mouth Kid (Skit)
Ghostface Killah – Whip You With A Strap
Ghostface Killah – Back Like That featuring Ne–Yo
Ghostface Killah – Be Easy featuring Trife
Fishscale break: Jim Carrey – I Am The Walrus
Ghostface Killah – Clipse Of Doom featuring Trife
Ghostface Killah – Jellyfish featuring Theodore Unit
Ghostface Killah – Dogs Of War featuring Raekwon & Theodore Unit
Ghostface Killah – Barbershop
Ghostface Killah – Ms. Sweetwater (Skit)
Ghostface Killah – Big Girl
Ghostface Killah – Underwater
Ghostface Killah – The Ironman Takeover (Skit)
Ghostface Killah – Momma featuring Megan Rochell
Ghostface Killah – Three Bricks featuring The Notorious B.I.G. & Raekwon

#6 – March 12, 2006

1 hour, 31 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: Dick Dale And His Del–Tones – Misirlou
Dead Prez – Hip Hop (from Dave Chappelle’s Block Party)
Blackstar – Definition (from Dave Chappelle’s Block Party)
The Roots feat. Big Daddy Kane and Kool G Rap – Boom (from Dave Chappelle’s Block Party)
Erykah Badu – Back In The Day (from Dave Chappelle’s Block Party)
DJ Green Lantern feat. Dead Prez, Saigon, Immortal Technique, Just Blaze – Impeach The President
Organized Konfusion – Black Sunday
Isaac Hayes – Theme from Shaft
Richard Pryor – New Year’s Eve (Comedy)
Dave Chappelle – parts of From What It’s Worth (Comedy)
Lupe song of the week: Fort Minor feat. Ghostface, Lupe Fiasco – Spraypaint and Ink Pens
Bishop G – Ain’t No Honor
Pearl Jam vs. TV Theme Songs – Saved By The World Wide Suicide
Skid Row – I Remember You
Corrections music: The Kingsmen – Louie, Louie
Cody Chesnutt – The Seed
The Roots feat Cody Chesnutt – The Seed 2.0

#5 – March 4, 2006

1 hour, 27 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: Ennio Morricone – The Ecstasy Of Gold
K–Os and the CBC Radio Orchestra – Burning To Shine
Brother Joe – Lazy Bum (The Black Earl Song)
Obie Trice feat. Akon – Snitch
Gorillaz feat. MF Doom – November Has Come
’Til Tuesday – Voices Carry
Good Times theme song
Lupe song of the Week: Lupe Fiasco – Hustlaz Song
D.P. Da Phranchise – Let Me In
Mos Def – Umi Says
Bob Marley & The Wailers – Jammin’
Clarence Carter – Strokin’
N.W.A. – I Ain’t The One
Geto Boys – Still
Stephen Malkmus – Baby C’mon
Maude theme song
Corrections music: The Spinners – Rubberband Man
De La Soul feat. MF Doom – Rock Co.Kane Flow

#4 – February 26, 2006

1 hour, 24 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: Eagles Of Death Metal – I Want You So Hard (Boy’s Bad News)
Ghostface and MF Doom – Angeles
LL Cool J – Rock The Bells
Ice Cube – Why We Thugs
Rhymefest – Dynomite
Common – I Used To Love H.E.R.
Eric B. and Rakim – Paid In Full
Andy Griffith Show theme song
Busta Rhymes – Break Ya Neck
KRS–One – Sound Of Da Police
Lupe song of the week: Lupe Fiasco – Happy Industries (Feel Good Inc.)
Broken Social Scene – Puff The Magic Dragon (Rejected Version)
Lady Sovereign – Random
Whodini – Friends
Corrections music: El Mudo – Macarron Chacarron
Mark Ronson feat. Alex Greenwald – Just

#3 – February 19, 2006

1 hour, 30 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: Paul Engemann – Scarface (Push It To The Limit)
Three 6 Mafia feat. Project Pat – Poppin My Collar
Three 6 Mafia feat. Young Buck, and 8 Ball and MJG – Stay Fly
Beastie Boys – Sure Shot
Beastie Boys – Egg Man
Beastie Boys – Time For Livin’
Sarah McLachlan – I Will Remember You (with Tobias from AD quotes)
Kanye West feat. Lupe Fiasco – Touch The Sky
T.I. – What You Know
America’s Funniest Home Videos theme song
Ben Talks To The Public music: Raffi – Bananaphone
The Roots feat. Erykah Badu – You Got Me
Jay–Z – Dead Presidents
Cheers theme song
Clinton Sparks feat. Sheeck Louch, Jae Hood, and Styles P – Take Everything
Birthdays music: Cracker – Happy Birthday To Me
Corrections music: Boots Randolph – Yakety Sax
The Streets – When You Wasn’t Famous

#2 – February 12, 2006

1 hour, 24 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: Ducktales NES Game – The Moon
Raekwon – State Of Grace
Talib Kweli – The Blast
Gnarls Barkley – Crazy
Sugarhill Gang – Apache
Ludacris feat. Trick Daddy, and Luke From 2 Live Crew – Throw Dat D
Little Brother – Lovin It
Little Brother – Diary Of A Mad Black Daddy (Skit)
Winter Olympics Minute music: Eric Clapton – Cocaine
Finnish Ducktales theme
Djay (Terrence Howard) – It’s Hard Out Here For A Pimp
Big Daddy Kane – Warm ’Em Up Kane
J Dilla – Workinonit
Pharcyde – Drop
Bishop Lamont feat. Thuglife – Wartime Is Now (produced by Dr.Dre and Scott
Corrections music: Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass – Spanish Flea
Dilated Peoples – Back Again

#1 – January 29, 2006

Benjammin’ premiere
1 hour, 6 minutes

Featured music
Intro music: Sanford and Son theme
Ice Cube – Child Support
Ghostface feat. Ne–Yo – Back Like That
MF Doom – Hey!
Nas – It Ain’t Hard To Tell
Joe Budden – Dumb Out
Lupe Fiasco – Kick, Push
A Tribe Called Quest – Electric Relaxation
Kanye West feat. Cam’Ron and Consequence – Gone
Redman feat. Ghostface, Ludacris, and Icaruis – Future Thugs
Pharcyde – Ya Mama

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