The folks at Egotripland recently sat down with Homeboy Sandman to talk about the Queens rapper’s various influences. In a new list for the site, Homeboy assembles and explains the five records that changed his life.

Amongst Homeboy’s picks are records by LL Cool J, Mos Def, the Roots (twice) and DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince. Look over the list and see what Homeboy has to say about each record via the link below.

Homeboy Sandman: 5 Records That Changed My Life

[via Egotripland]