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Seba Jun born in the Nishi-Azabu district of Minato, Tokyo, Japan, was a Japanese hip hop producer and DJ who recorded under the name Nujabes.He was the owner of the Shibuya record stores, T Records and Guinness Records and founder of the independent label Hydeout Productions. His style mixes hip hop, rap and jazz samples. (RIP)
Stereo MCs are an English hip hop/electronic dance group, which formed in Clapham, London, in 1985. They are best known worldwide for their 1992 transatlantic Top 20 hit single, “Connected”. The book Guinness Rockopedia described them as “the big boys of British rap”
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Grandmaster Flash;DJ / Producer of Barbadian origin, he moved with his family to New York City in the early 1960s. Flash was influenced by the block parties and their DJs in his Bronx neighborhood. He took DJ Kool Herc’s “merry go round” technique (which consisted of taking the break off of a record and looping it) and then added Grand Wizard Theodore’s scratch technique and merged both styles into each other. This was later referred to as ‘cutting the break’. Flash took his new style to the block parties in the mid 70s and after early failures he added several MCs to hype the crowd.
Urban Species is a British hip-hop band, best known for several hit singles during the 1990s. The band’s music draws on a diverse range of influences (including reggae, blues, funk, dub, jazz, ragga and combines live playing with samples and programming, resulting in an organic sound that has sometimes been compared to a British version of Arrested Development. The band’s music is frequently associated with the acid jazz movement of the mid-1990s.
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Marvin Pentz Gay Jr. aka Marvin Gaye was an American singer, songwriter and musician. Gaye helped to shape the sound of Motown Records in the 1960’s, first as an in house session player and later as a solo artist with a string of hits
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Albert “Al” Greene (born April 13, 1946), often known as The Reverend Al Green, is an American singer best known for recording a series of soul hit singles in the early 1970’s.Green was referred to on the museum’s site as being “one of the most gifted purveyors of soul music.
Poor Righteous Teachers is a hip hop group from Trenton, New Jersey, founded in 1989.Often referred to as PRT by its fans, Poor Righteous Teachers is known as a pro-Black conscious hip hop group, with musical content inspired by the teachings of the Nation of Gods and Earths. Wise Intelligent, as the lead MC, is the most visible and well known member of the group. Culture Freedom provides backing vocals and production, and Father Shaheed serves as a DJ and producer.
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Richard Quitevis (born October 7, 1969) known by his stage name DJ Qbert or Qbert, is a Filipino American turntablist and composer.
Jazzy Jay, born in Beaufort, South Carolina, United States, November 18, 1961), also known as The Original Jazzy Jay or DJ Jazzy Jay, is an American hip hop DJ and producer. He has collected roughly 400,000 records.
Tony D, born Anthony Depula was a hip hop artist from Trenton, New Jersey.Depula died on April 5, 2009, after being involved in a car accident near his home in Hamilton, New Jersey. He was reported to be 42 years old, making the year of his birth to be either 1966 or 1967. An investigation of the accident is pending. RIP