Afrika Bambaataa & Family – Who Do You Think You’re Funking With? (Test Pressing)

Tommy Boy (US) [TB 865] 1985 Unreleased track from the “Planet Rock” album produced by Fats Comet and featuring Melle Mel with the addition of Busy Bee & Ikey C on the B side. This only ever made it to the test pressing stage and was never released. Side A Who Do You Think You’re Funking With? (featuring Melle Mel) […]

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Jazzy Three – The Rappin Spree

New City Records (US) [N-7281] 1980 Classic disco rap track from the trio of Busy Bee, Easy Al & Sunny B. This is their only release and was originally issued in 1980. It was officially repressed in 1983 although is indistinguishable from the original 1980 release. Both versions have a single large deep press ring. It was reissued once again […]

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Kool DJ A.J. – Ah, That’s The Joint

White Diamond Records (US) [102729] 1980 Although Kool DJ A.J. aka A.J. Scratch (R.I.P.) appeared as part of the Marvelous Three alongside Chief Rocker Busy Bee & DJ Small on the track “Rappin’ All Over” with the Younger Generation in the same year, this is his debut solo release and was produced by Terry Lewis. There is no date on […]

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Marvelous Three & The Younger Generation – Rappin All Over

Brass Records (US) [BRDS 2508] 1980 Debut release from the Marvelous Three aka Chief Rock Busy Bee, DJ Small and Kool DJ A.J. It seems that the Younger Generation was actually just an alias for Terry Lewis or possibly the group that played the music. The record was bootlegged/unofficially reissued in the 2000s but is easily recognisable as pictured below. […]

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T-Ski Valley – Catch The Beat

Grand Groove Records (US) [GG 7701] 1981 Bronx native, T-Ski Valley began his music career as a DJ with his MC partner Disco Prince under the group name, The Erotic Disco Brothers before joining with DJ Kool Herc & The Herculords as an MC in Fly Force with Shambu & Mercury (R.I.P.) of the Jazzy 4 MC’s plus Mr. Bee. […]

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