Kurtis Blow – It’s Gettin’ Hot b/w Do The Do

Mercury (US) [MK-177] 1981 This is by far the most in demand Kurtis Blow record. “It’s Gettin’ Hot” is a standard disco rap in the same style as his previous work but flip it over and you get the classic, “Do The Do”, a nice open drum break made famous by Double Dee & Steinski on the cut-n-paste classic “Lesson […]

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Kurtis Blow – Starlife

Mercury (US) [MDS-4012] 1981 “Starlife” was taken from Kurtis’s second album entitled “Deuce” while the B side track was taken from his debut. It was released as a limited edition although back then it still probably meant a few thousand copies. There are a couple of different label variations plus a promo with the title track on both sides. Promotional […]

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