Really, this should be Icona Pop vs Alex Winston, but the Chiddy Bang Bros really hiphop/popped the sample up and gave us a good Battle. Both songs from 2011, I doubt you’ll like just one.
Here’s a one minute rock instrumental. I see this as a backing track for a skateboarding video or something similar. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] You can download the MP3 or go to the Commercial section for additional formats.
What a match up for our inaugural Battle! Separated by almost ten years, both tracks feature a catchy piano riff and a head bobbin’ drum beat. Can Gang Starr overcome the cultural significance of ‘Just a Friend’?