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Captain Rapp – Bad Times (I Can’t Stand It)

Saturn Records (US) [SAT-2003] 1983 Two years after “The Gigolo Rap” Captain Rapp returns with a West Coast politically conscious response to Grandmaster Flash’s “The Message” arranged by the legendary production duo of Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis and Rich Cason and featuring the vocal talents of Kimberly Ball. Part 2 on the B side …

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Triple Threat Three – Scratch Motion

Saturn Records (US) [SAT-2007] 1984 This is the first of only 2 releases from Captain K (Bruce Knight), Mike C (Mike Carraway) and DC Ray (Ray Haskins) collectively known as the Triple Threat Three from Sacramento and features scratching from DJ Darryl Dee (Darryl Dennis). There are a couple of label variations of note. First pressings …

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