The legendary De La Soul are back with a new musical venture, consisting of two of the members, they've undertaken a 'band' format entitled First Serve. Working under new make-believe guises, First Serve are two young boys, 'Deen Whitter (aka Plug 2 / Dave) and Jacob ‘Pop Life’ Barrow (aka Plug 1/ Pos)' from Queens, New York. Set to release their first single ‘Must B The Music’, this March on PIAS Recordings, remixes will come from the likes of Zed Bias, Yuksek and Mr Chop. Here the members of De La Soul tell us about their recommendations for who to hear and what to see...
Can you recommend...
...three new acts? Odd Future, First Serve and Mac Miller
...three old acts?... Odd Future, First Serve and Mac Miller (with this 4G network we're all so 20 seconds ago!)
...a record label? Goon Time records
... a website? Ted.com
... a film? Let Me In
... a book? Rich Da Poor Dad
... something on YouTube? Epic rap Battles Of History
... a radio show? people still listen to radio??
... something to do on a day off? Recover from all the partying
... a drink of choice? patron in Thai Ice tea
... somewhere to eat/shop in your hometown? any corner store Deli to get a turkey and cheese
... a song everyone should hear? "Tennis" by First Serve
First Serve - ‘Must B The Music’, is released on 26th March 2012