Pete Rock & CL Smooth is by far one of the most influential Hip Hop groups from 1990's. The duo hails from Mount Vernon in New York. They released their first album "All Souled Out" in '91. They followed that with '92's classic Hip Hop album "Mecca and the Soul Brother".
The Luna Blues Machine is a Latin acoustic Soul trio from Chicago. Or are they Urban Folk? Singers Belinda and Maritza seem to disagree... But whatever the label, their songs are rich with beautiful vocal harmonies and poetic lyrics.
This week on the Best Game in Town: We head to Chicago's Daley Plaza to talk about the resignation of White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel and the rest of the week's political news with NPR's David Schaper and Crain's Chicago Business Columnist Greg Hinz.