It’s almost an undeniable fact that Charlie Wilson and The Gap Band have greatly influenced r&b and hip-hop music. Many of The Gap Band’s classic songs such as “Yearnin For Your Love”, “Outstanding” and “Dropped A Bomb On Me” have provided samples for countless hip-hop, r&b and pop songs. Charlie Wilson, as the main force behind the legendary group, continues to make an impact on music with his solo projects and numerous guest appearances on tracks by Kanye West, Snoop Dogg, T-Pain and a host of others. To catch us up to speed on Charlie Wilson and The Gap Band’s many contributions to music, DJ Synapse has created a mix that highlights some of the greatest Charlie Wilson compositions, Gap Band songs, and the songs that sampled them as well.
Outstanding: Charlie Wilson & The Gap Band’s Hip Hop Legacy is a seamless mix that is blended into perfection! DJ Synapse takes listeners on a musical journey of classic and newer material by Charlie Wilson and The Gap Band that will have you singing and dancing for days. The mix features songs by Kanye West, Nas, DJ Quick, Lil’ Kim, 2 Live Crew and many more. You can view the complete track list, listen to the mix, and download it for free below. Be sure to keep your ears open. You’re bound to learn something new!
UPDATE!! The original download link reached capacity (yes, it’s that good!) so you can download the mix here:
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