Thursday, November 13, 2008

Throwback Thursday: The BET Edition

Since I hated on BET earlier this week I figured it'd only be right to make amends. I actually recall watching the video for Company Flow's End to End Burners on Rap City back in the day. I'm not sure if that speaks to the power of Rawkus' marketing plan at the time (for the screw job that they put on many of their artists, they did put that marketing money to work) or Rap City's old program directors but if you suggested to the average viewer that BET used to play stuff like this, you'd probably get a hearty GTFOH.

In some positive BET news that actually occurs in the present, tonight at 8 o'clock EST/PST they're going to air the award-winning documentary Wu - The Story of the Wu-Tang Clan before the DVD goes on sale November 18th. I was going to toss up the trailer, but since there doesn't seem to be an embeddable version of it anywhere, you get a two-fer on your Throwback Thursday videos. Da Mystery of Chessboxin' from the classic Enter the Wu-Tang:

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