ghetto concept – e-z on the motion / hard copy

Posted: June 14, 2007 by Ryan Somers in Uncategorized

here’s another one i stole from my own


ghetto concept is one of those groups that appeared in the mid-90s and gave canadians hope about our hip-hop scene. shit, these guys were good. really good. first they dropped a 12″ called “certified,” (i’ll get that up here eventually), but really, in my opinion, made a bigger impact with “e-z on the motion,” a smoothed out vibe with hints of reggae inflection, jazzy, but still street. a great balance. after this song they began what would become a steady decline into making progressively worse music over the years, embracing every rap cliche that came along in an effort to achieve mainstream success. no such luck. too bad, it was just too much


ghetto concept – e-z on the motion / hard copy (download)
1994 groove-a-lot / quality records / warlock records

this side
e-z on the motion
1. e-z on the motion
2. e-z on the motion (radio)
3. e-z (instrumental)

produced by da grass rook (it says “da grass rook” on the record label, but i’m thinking it’s a typo, and it’s supposed to say “da grass roots,” a well-known canadian production trio…)

that side
hard copy
1. hard copy
2. hard copy (radio)
3. hard copy (acappella)
4. hard copy (instrumental)
produced by ghetto concept

  1. ryansomers says:

    bird, where you at?

  2. sipreano says:

    boss… sup to attic (and moss if yer peeping this)…

  3. birdapres says:


  4. Kracka Jack says:

    Another classic. I have this on CDS with the exact same track listing. Unfortunately could not get a hold of a wax copy. Good up.

  5. Kracka Jack says:

    PS – I saw them perform this LIVE in the summer of ’95 in Regina as a part of Much Music’s Hip Hop Explosion Tour. They were joined by K-os (musical essence) and Rascalz (really livin). In addition Frek Sho/Twisted Spirits came out to open.

  6. kaohtix says:

    hey was wondering if you guys could post all tracks
    instrumental acappella etc

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