Monday, June 7, 2010

MF Doom & Borat (Sacha Cohen) - The Mask & The Moustache EP

Yes, you read that correctly - the masked villain collaborated with everyone's favorite globe trekking Kazakh. Back in 2006, MF Doom met Borat (Sacha Cohen) and the two hit it off and recorded a few tracks. They've just released the EP online to download. Enjoy!

MF Borat - The Mask & The Moustache EP (2010)


1.) Bing Bong Bing
2.) Dedicated To Love (feat. Samantha Alexes)
3.) Rescue Khazakstan (feat. Aretha Franklin)
4.) So Good To Me
5.) Tower of Ears (feat. Diana Ross)

Saturday, June 5, 2010

MF Doom samples

Not only is MF Doom a gifted emcee, but he's always a talented producer and uses a great variety of samples. Below are some of his songs with the original sample (I've also included non self-produced MF Doom tracks)

MF Doom - Hoe Cakes

Anita Baker - Sweet Love


Madvillain - Great Day (produced by Madlib)

Stevie Wonder - How Can One Believe


MF Doom - I Hear Voices, Pt 1

George Duke - For Love


MF Doom - Operation Greenbacks

Isaac Hayes - Our Day Will Come


King Geeordah - Fastlane (feat. Biolante)

Coke Escovedo - Hangin On

Sunday, May 30, 2010

Mos Def - "I'd bet a million dollars on Doom against Lil Wayne!"

Some great video footage of Mos Def in the studio spittin some MF Doom lyrics:

And then Mos Def gets some help from the masked villain himself:

Saturday, May 29, 2010

Madvillain - Papermill (new track!)

Madvillain (MF Doom & Madlib) released a new single that is supposedly on the next Madvillain album that is to come out this year.

Madvillain - Papermill (2010)

Metal Fingers - Special Herbs, Vols 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,0

Released under the alias Metal Fingers, MF Doom released an instrumental series of albums that feature both previously released and unreleased beats. Below is the complete series.

Metal Fingers - Special Herbs, Vols 1 & 2


1.) Saffron
2.) Arrow Root

3.) Zatar
4.) Fenugreek

5.) Sumac Berries

6.) Coriander

7.) Shallots
8.) Charnsuka
9.) Monosodium Glutamate

10.) Red #40
11.) Nettle Leaves

12.) Mullein

13.) Mugwort

14.) All Spice

15.) Lovage

16.) Eucalyptus
17.) Myrrh

MF Doom - Special Herbs, Vols 3 &4


1.) Agrimony
2.) Arabic Gum
3.) Benzoin Gum
4.) Bergamot Wild
5.) Calamus Root Soul.

6.) Dragon’s Blood Resin

7.) Elder Blossoms
8.) Styrax Gum

9.) Blood Root

10.) Star Anis

11.) Lemon Grass
12.) Four Thieves Vinegar

13.) Galangal Root
14.) Spikenard

15.) Cinquefoil

16.) Hyssop

MF Doom - Special Herbs, Vols 5 & 6


1.) Pennyroyal

2.) Lavender Buds

3.) White Willow Bark

4.) Orange Blossoms

5.) Coffin Nails

6.) Kava Kava Root
7.) Valerian Root

8.) Jasmine Blossoms

9.) Black Snake Root

10.) Horehound

11.) Dragons Blood

12.) Myrtle Leaf
13.) Patchouly Leaves

MF Doom - Special Herbs, Vols 7 & 8


1.) Safed Musli

2.) Emblica Officinalis
3.) Licorice

4.) Sarsaparilla

5.) Fo Ti

6.) Camphor

7.) High John
8.) Mandrake

9.) Devil’s Shoestring

10.) Wormwood

11.) Cedar

12.) Buckeyes

13.) Chrysanthemum Flowers

MF Doom - Special Herbs, Vols 9 & 0


1.) Vinca Rosea

2.) Burdock Root

3.) Vervain

4.) Bergamot

5.) Podina

6.) Untitled (Meditation)

7.) Coltsfoot Leaf

8.) Orris Root Powder

9.) Passion Flower

10.) Yellow Dock

11.) Datura Stramonium

12.) Coca Leaf

13.) Peach Extract

MF Doom - Gazzillion Ear EP

This release features different remixes of the track "Gazzillion Ear" from the Born Like This album.

MF Doom - Gazzillion Ear EP (2010)


1.) Gazzillion Ear

2.) Gazzillion Ear (Thom Yorke Remix)

3.)Gazzillion Ear (Dr.Who Dat? Remix)

4.) Gazzillion Ear (Jneiro Jarel & Dave Sitek Remix)

5.) The.Green.Whore.Net (Bonus Beat)

6.) Gazzillion Ear (MADVILLAINZ Remix feat.Kanye West as KHAN)

MF Doom - Unexpected Guests

As the title suggests, Unexpected Guests is a compilation of MF Doom's most memorable collaborations with other artists. Most of the tracks had already been released.

MF Doom - Unexpected Guests (2009)


1.) Talib Kweli – Fly That Knot Ft. Doom

2.) J Dilla And Doom – Sniper Elite

3.) Scienz Of Life – Yikes Ft. Doom

4.) K.M.D. – Sorcerers

5.) Vast Aire – Da Supafriendz Ft. Doom

6.) Count Bass D – Quite Buttery Ft. Doom

7.) Doom – ? Ft. Kurious

8.) The Prof – All Outta Ale Ft. Doom

9.) Masta Killa – E.N.Y. House

10.) The Prof – Bell Of Doom Ft. Doom

11.) Doom – My Favorite Ladies

12.) Masta Killa, Inspectah Deck And GZA – Street Corners (Doom Remix)

13.) Doom And Ghostface Killah – Angels

14.) J Dilla And Doom – Fire Wood Drumstykx

15.) Babu – The Unexpected Ft. Sean Price

16.) Hell Razah, Talib Kweli And Viktor Vaughn – Project Jazz

17.) John Robinson – Black Gold

MF Doom - Born Like This

Born Like This was released in 2009 with much anticipation because it had been several years since an official MF Doom release. The track "Ballskin" was leaked previous to the released of the album and "Angels" which features Wu-Tang Clan member Ghostface Killah had also been previously released as well. Production on the album is handled by MF Doom himself, the late J Dilla, Madlib, and Jake One.

MF Doom - Born Like This (2009)


1.) Supervillain Intro

2.) Gazzillion Ear

3.) Ballskin

4.) Yessir!

5.) Absolutely

6.) Rap Ambush

7.) Lightworks

8.) Batty Boyz

9.) Angelz

10.) Cellz

11.) Still Dope

12.) Microwave Mayo

13.) More Rhymin’

14.) That’s That

15.) Supervillainz

16.) Bumpy’s Message

17.) Thank Yah

Madvillain - Madvillainy 2: The Madlib Remix

In response to the widespread acclaim of Madvillainy, Madlib decided to remix the entire album and release it.

Madvillain - Madvillainy 2: The Madlib Remix (2008)


1.) Pow! (intro)

2) No Brains

3.) Pearls

4.) Light of the Past

5.) Boulder Holder

6.) Borrowed Time

7.) Space Ho's Coast to Coast

8.) Invazion (interlude)

9.) Drainos

10.) Fire in the Hole

11.) Heat Niner

12.) Monkey Suit

13.) Fluid (instrumental)

14.) Can't Reform Em

15.) Redd Spot (interlude)

16.) Running Around with Another

17.) Butter King Jewels

18.) Sermon

19.) Roller Coaster Riders (instrumental)

20.) 3.214

21.) Confucius Spot (interlude)

22.) Never Go Pop

23.) Savage Beast (instrumental)

24.) Cold One

25.) Cold One (Reprise)

Danger Doom - The Occult Hymn EP

MF Doom and Danger Mouse as Danger Doom, released a follow up EP to their debut album The Mouse & The Mask, called The Occult Hymn. As with the first album, the songs are based on shows from Adult Swim.

Danger Doom - The Occult Hymn EP (2006)


1.) Skit 1

2.) El Chupa Nibre Remix

3.) Perfect Hair II

4.) Korn Dogz

5.) Skit 2

6.) Sofa King Remix

7.) Space Ho’s (Madlib Remix)

Friday, May 28, 2010

Danger Doom - The Mouse and the Mask

After the successful collaboration with producer Madlib, MF Doom then hooked up with producer Danger Mouse to form the group Danger Doom. Additionally they teamed up with the Cartoon Network's Adult Swim and a result Danger Mouse's beats sample shows from the station.

Danger Doom - The Mouse and the Mask (2005)


1.) El Chupa Nibre

2.) Sofa King

3.) The Mask

4.) Perfect Hair

5.) Benzie Box

6.) Old School

7.) A.T.H.F. (Aqua Teen Hunger Force)
8.) Basket Case
9.) No Names (Black Debbie)

10.) Crosshairs

11.) Mince Meat

12.) Vats of Urine

13.) Space Ho’s

14.) Bada Bing

MF Doom - Live From Planet X

Live From Planet X is a live album recoded in San Franciso, CA on August 15, 2004. It contains tracks from several MF Doom albums and projects.

MF Doom - Live From Planet X (2005)


1.) Change the Beat

2.) Name Dropping

3.) Greenbacks

4.) Go With the Drawls

5.) Gas Flows

6.) Operation Doomsday

7.) Hey!

8.) Accordion

9.) Great Day

10.) Rhymes Like Dimes

11.) I Hear Voices

12.) My Favorite Ladies

13.) One Beer

14.) Fine Print

MF Doom/MF Grimm - Special Herbs and Spices Volume 1

This is the last collaboration (unless they reconcile) between to the two artists, that showcases MF Grimm rhyming over MF Doom's beats.

MF Doom/MF Grimm - Special Herbs and Spices Volume 1 (2004)


1.) Intro – Fat Man Scoop

2.) Arabic Gum + Ajowan = No Snakes Alive Pt. 3

3.) Calamus + Star Anise = Superhero

4.) Dragons Blood + Cayenne = 1000 Degrees

5.). Dragons Blood Resin + Ginger = War Paint

6.) Benzoin Gum + Asafoetida = 10 Years Later
7.) Red #40 + Wasabi = Bottle Rocket

8.) Bergamot + Sumac = Rain Blood Pt. 2

9.) Kava Kava Root + Poppy Seeds = Stress Box

10.) Styrax Gum + Nutmeg = Tick Tick Pt. 2

11.) Mugwort + Cinnamon = Shifting Lanes (Feat. Kurious)

12.) Horehound + Sesame Seeds = Tonight’s Show (Feat. Invisible Man & Lord Smog)

13.) Outro – Fat Man Scoop

14.) My Love

MF Doom - MM..More Food

MM..More Food is an unofficial release that also came out the same time at MF Doom's MM..Food album. It contained previously unreleased tracks including some from Monsta Island Czar member Rodan.

MF Doom - MM..More Food (2004)


1.) Blunt Drunk (All Outta Ale Remix)

2.) My Favorite Ladies (Latina Remix)

3.) John Robinson Project – There She Goes

4.) Rodan – Ruler Of Day And Night

5.) Rodan – Mineral Kingdom

6.) Rodan – Witchcraft II

7.) Rodan Instrumental

8.) Rodan Instrumental

9.) Rodan Instrumental

MF Doom - MM..Leftovers

MM..Leftovers is a bonus disc that came with MF Doom's album, MM..Food. It contains remixes from songs off the album as well as some additional tracks.

MF Doom - MM..Leftovers (2004)


1.) It Ain’t Nuthin (The Chapter Remix)

2.) Hoe Cakes (Ant Remix)

3.) My Favorite Ladies (KMD Remix)

4.) Change The Beat (Inhumanz Remix)

5.) Hot Guacamole (Feat. MC Paul Barman)

6.) Hoe Cakes (Jake One Remix)

7.) One Beer (Madlib Remix)

8.) All Outta Ale (The Professor Meets The Supervillian)

9.) Vomit (Feat. Parallel Thought)

10.) Hoe Cakes (Beatboxappella)

MF Doom - MM..Food

The much awaited and anticipated follow up to Operation Doomsday, MM..Food is actually an anagram of MF Doom's name and as the title suggests contains song titles related to food. The last track on the album, "Kookie", was originally released with a beat that samples the Sesame Street closing credits. However due to problems clearing the sample, the album's re-issue in 2007 contains the same track but without the sample.

MF Doom - MM..Food (2004)


1.) Beef Rapp
2.) Hoe Cakes
3.) Potholderz (Feat. Count Bass D)
4.) One Beer
5.) Deep Fried Frenz
6.) Poo-Putt Platter
7.) Fillet-O-Rapper
8.) Gumbo
9.) Fig Leaf Bi-Carbonate
10.) Kon Karne
11.) Guinesses (Feat. Angelika & 4ize)
12.) Kon Queso
13.) Rapp Snitch Knishes (Feat. Mr. Fantastik)
14.) Vomitspit
15.) Kookies

Viktor Vaughn - Venomous Villain

After the success of the first Viktor Vaughn album, MF Doom released the follow up the next year. As with the first album, MF Doom does not handle any of the production.

Viktor Vaughn - Venomous Villain (2004)


1.) Viktormizor (Intro)
2.) Back End

3.) Fall Back/Titty Fat

4.) Doom On Vik

5.) Rap Game (featuring Manchild and Iz-Real)

6.) Dope Skill (featuring Carl Kavorkian)

7.) Doper Skiller (featuring Kool Keith)

8.) Haberdashery (interlude)

9.) Ode To Road Rage

10.) Bloody Chain (featuring Poison Pen)

11.) Strange New Day (interlude)

12.) Pop Quiz (Remix)

Madvillain - Madvillainy

MF Doom rhyming over Madlib beats? It sounds too good to be true, but it indeed did happen. Critically acclaimed hip-hop producer Madlib teamed up with MF Doom to form the group Madvillain and released their debut album. Most of the tracks off the album have an unconventional format yet the lyrics and beats fit together perfectly.

Madvillain - Madvillainy (2004)


1.) The Illest Villains
2.) Accordion

3.) Meat Grinder

4.) Bistro

5.) Raid (F. M.E.D.)

6.) America's Most Blunted (F. Lord Quas)

7.) Sickfit (Instrumental)

8.) Rainbows

9.) Curls

10.) Do Not Fire! (Instrumental)

11.) Money Folder

12.) Shadows of Tomorrow (F. Lord Quas)

13.) Operation Lifesaver a.k.a. Mint Test

14.) Figaro

15.) Hardcore Hustle (F. Wildchild)

16.) Strange Ways

17.) Fancy Clown (F. Viktor Vaugn)

18.) Eye (F. Stacy Epps)

19.) Supervillain Theme (Instrumental)

20.) All Caps

21.) Great Day

22.) Rhinestone Cowboy

Thursday, May 27, 2010

Monsta Island Czars - Escape From Monsta Island!

Having already been featured on previous MF Doom material, the Monsta Island Czars dropped their debut album in 2003. Monsta Island Czar members featured on this album are MF Doom as King Geedorah, Rodan, Megalon, Kong, Kamackeris, Spiega, King Caesar, and Gigan. MF Grimm is not on the album because he was serving a prison sentence during this time.

Monsta Island Czars - Escape From Monsta Island! (2003)


1.) What’s The Name Of This Place
2.) M.I.N.Y.A. (F. Kamackeris, Rodan, Kong, & Megalon)
3.) F@#k Ya’ll N!@##s (F. Kamackeris & Megalon)
4.) WitchCraft (F. Rodan, Megalon, Kong, Kamackeris, Spiega, & King Caesar)
5.) 1,2…1,2 (F. Kong, Megalon, & Rodan)
6.) Scientific Civilization (Skit)
7.) MIC Line (F. King Geedorah)
8.) Poizon Windz (F. Megalon, Rodan, & Gigan)
9.) Under Pressure (F. Spiega, Megalon, Rodan, & Kong)
10.) Became A Monsta (F. Spiega)
11.) There’s A Legend (Skit)
12.) Out My Mind (F. King Caesar, Kamackeris, & Megalon)
13.) Warning (F. Kong)
14.) Make It Squash! (F. Kong, Megalon, King Caesar, & Rodan)
15.) Gunz ‘n’ Swordz (F. Gigan & Megalon)
16.) Sumthin’ To Prove (F. Rodan)
17.) Live Son Of A Bitch (Skit)
18.) Comin’ At You (F. Megalon, Rodan, Kamackeris, & Kong)
19.) Take Control (F. Kamackeris)
20.) Escape From Monster Isle (F. Rodan, Megalon, Kong, & Spiega)

King Geedorah - Take Me To Your Leader

Reinventing himself as a super-villain was only the beginning in the many identities of Daniel Dumile. In Operation Doomsday which laid the foundation for his future projectc, there are references and credits to King Geedorah - a space monster based upon three headed dragon in the Godzilla films. The album heavily features members of the Monsta Island Czars crew along with other guest rappers.

King Geedorah - Take Me To Your Leader (2003)


1.) Fazers
2.) Fastlane (featuring Biolante AKA Kurious Jorge)

3.) Krazy World (featuring Gigan)

4.) The Final Hour (featuring MF DOOM)

5.) Monster Zero

6.) Next Levels (featuring Lil’ Sci, ID 4 Winds & Stahhr)

7.) No Snakes Alive (featuring Jet-Jaguar AKA MF Grimm & Rodan)

8.) Anti-Matter (MF DOOM & Mr. Fantastik)

9.) Take Me to Your Leader

10.) Lockjaw (featuring Trunks)

11.) I Wonder (featuring Hassan Chop)

12.) One Smart Nigger

13.) The Fine Print