Tag: Run DMC

Hip Hop Holiday Mix (15 tracks)

Get in the Christmas spirit with this 15-track playlist from Alex Julian over at 8tracks. It’s a diverse selection ranging from old school hip-hop to modern tracks by Kanye and Ludacris.

Run DMC – “Christmas Is”

Although “Christmas Is” is the less popular of Run DMC’s Christmas carols, it is still a solid jam for the holiday season. The trio raps about how to do Christmas right, which in a nutshell is to give to others and be selfless. The only knock I have on this song is the lack of

“Santa Baby” ft Run DMC, Mase, Diddy, Snoop Dogg, Salt N Pepa, Onyx, and Keith Murray

Ready for a new take on the classic song “Santa Baby”? If the YouTube commenters are right, this version was actually featured in The Simpsons and is based off a Fugees beat. Originally, though, it appeared on the compilation album A Very Special Christmas Vol. 3. Despite all the features, the track moves pretty quickly

Run-DMC – “Christmas In Hollis”

The boys from Queens put out this gem way back in 1987. The intro is a bit long winded in my opinion, but stick through it: this one’s a classic! If you’re wondering what “Hollis” is, it’s the neighborhood of Queens, NY that Run-DMC grew up in.