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De La Soul’s Plug 1 & Plug 2 Present… “First Serve” (2012)

“It's called must be the music - I do boom bap, don't do cool rap...”

De La Soul’s Plug 1 & Plug 2 Present… “First Serve” (2012)

Tracks

1

Opening Credits

2

Pushin' Aside, Pushin' Along

3

The Work

4

Small Disasters

5

We Made It

6

We Made It - Interlude

7

Must B The Music

8

Goon TV - Interlude

9

The Book of Life

10

Clash Symphony

11

Pop Life

12

Tennis

13

The Top Chefs

14

Backstage - Interlude

15

Move 'Em In, Move 'Em Out

16

Ending Credits

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Plug 1 & Plug 2 Present… First Serve is the eighth album from De La Soul members Kelvin Mercer (AKA Plug 1), and David Jolicoeur (AKA Plug 2), in collaboration with French DJ duo Chokolate and Khalid,┬áreleased on April 2, 2012.

On the album, the duo adopt the persona of “First Serve” a Hip Hop band making it in the music industry in the late 1990s. Mercer takes the persona of “Jacob ‘Pop Life’ Barrow”, and Jolicoeur takes the persona of “Deen Witter”. The album details the fictional band making it in the music industry, their success, breakup, and eventual reformation.

Jolicoeur and Mercer have been interviewed in character as Barrow and Witter, often quoting De La Soul as an “influence”, and describing De La Soul as “those guys”.

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Discography

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