Main Source Looking At The Front Door / Instrumental

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    • Main Source – Looking At The Front Door
    • Main Source – Looking At The Front Door (Instrumental)
    • 1. Looking At The Front Door
    • 2. Looking At The Front Door (Instrumental)

    Limited 7" reissue of this stone-cold, Donald Byrd sampling, hip-hop classic from 1991, 'Looking At The Front Door' by Main Source.

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      Never released before on an official 45, it’s a track that has lost none of its appeal, and the remix is the definitive version of this classic.

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