Sugarhill Gang – Hot Hot Summer Day

Sugar Hill Records (US) [SH-547] 1980 Nice slice of soulful disco rap from Hank and the boys and the third 12″ to be lifted from their debut album. There are a couple of label variations, as pictured below, with one having a far bolder font. Side A Hot Hot Summer Day (Vocal) [6:58] Side B Hot Hot Summer Day (Instrumental) […]

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Sugarhill Gang – Rapper’s Reprise (Jam-Jam)

Sugar Hill Records (US) [SH-545] 1980   Commercially unreleased second offering from Master Gee, Wonder Mike & Big Bank Hank (R.I.P.) in the US. “Rapper’s Reprise” is a nice disco boogie rap follow up to “Rapper’s Delight” and The Sequence while the flip has a slightly harder sound and also contains a nice drum break which has been sampled by […]

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