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William Waring

William Waring Alias: Billy Bill William Waring is one of the unsung heroes of hip hop. He began as a b-boy with long time friends, Kurtis Blow and Danny Harris (RIP), in the Amsterdam Ave/Convent Ave Crew and progressed into writing the lyrics for many old school artists such as The Fat Boys/Disco 3 (Fat Boys), Lovebug Starski …

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Various Artists – Boombox 1 (3xVinyl LP) [Soul Jazz Records 2016]

 

Early Independent Hip Hop, Electro and Disco Rap 1979-82

 

Soul Jazz Records’ new ‘Boombox’ features some of the many innovative underground first-wave of rap records made in New York in the period 1979-82, all released on small, independent, often family-concern record companies, at a time when hip-hop music still remained under the radar.

 

This collection celebrates these first old-school rap records, bringing together rare, classic and obscure tracks released in the early days of rap.

Triple-vinyl heavyweight vinyl includes full artwork, text and notes.

 

ALSO INCLUDES FREE MINI POSTER

BRAND NEW. SEALED

 

Various Artists – Boombox 1 (2xCD) [Soul Jazz Records 2016] SOLD OUT!

 

Early Independent Hip Hop, Electro and Disco Rap 1979-82

 

Soul Jazz Records’ new ‘Boombox’ features some of the many innovative underground first-wave of rap records made in New York in the period 1979-82, all released on small, independent, often family-concern record companies, at a time when hip-hop music still remained under the radar.

This collection celebrates these first old-school rap records, bringing together rare, classic and obscure tracks released in the early days of rap.

Deluxe double CD-pack comes with slipcase, 40-page outsize perfect-bound booklet, extensive notes, exclusive photography and original label artwork.