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.

Tracklsit:
  1. Spoonie G – Spoonin Rap
  2. Spoonie G & The Treacherous 3 – Love Rap
  3. Spoonie G & The Treacherous 3 – New Rap Language
  4. Super 3 – Philosophy Rappin Spree
  5. Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five – Freedom
  6. Sugarhill Gang – 8th Wonder
  7. Kurtis Blow – The Breaks
  8. Funky Four + 1 – That’s The Joint
  9. Margo’s Cool Out Crew – Death Rap

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