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Hip-Hop History 1979 Mix

Hip-Hop History 1979 Mix

Playing tracks by

Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five, The Younger Generation, Kurtis Blow, Sequence, Funky 4 + 1 and more.

Cosmo Baker, DJ Ayres, and DJ Eleven of The Rub present their history of hip-hop series on

Beginning in 1979, the Reagan decade is counted down with each years pop hits, underground club classics, and obscure gems. Youll start with the genres block party roots in the South Bronx with Grandmaster Flash and work your way through its mainstream acceptance with Run D.M.C. and LL Cool J. Get ready for the boombox breakdance era of early rap in New York City. Its the History of Hip-Hop: The 80s.

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Keith Armand McLean

Know your history! I was 8 years old rocking to these classics. Had to stay up till midnight to record these joints!


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