A.M. Radio: 5 Classic MTV Unplugged Performances by Jay-Z, Lauryn Hill, and More

Start your day by listening to these historic MTV Unplugged recordings.

Jay-Z—“Takeover”
The Roots band backs up Hov as he delivers his Nas diss track for the MTV Unplugged audience.

Lauryn Hill—“Mystery of Iniquity”
L Boogie sings, spits, and plays guitar on this stellar cut that was eventually sampled by Kanye West on the original version of “All Falls Down.”

Alicia Keys f/ Adam Levine—“Wild Horses”
Keys brings out Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine for a beautiful Rolling Stones cover.

Jodeci—“Lately”
K-Ci and JoJo cover Stevie Wonder’s Hotter Than July single for Uptown MTV Unplugged.

Nirvana—“Polly”
The legendary grunge trio performs one of their many gems off Nevermind.