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    Rodney PThe Next Chapter / Recognise Me (I’m An African)Tru Thoughts
    This 45 via Tru Thoughts marks the return of one of the legends of British hip-hop, Rodney P - first solo release in over a decade!
    • Rodney P – The Next Chapter
    • Rodney P – Recognise Me (I’m An African)
    Tyler, The CreatorIgorColumbia
    "Tyler, the Creator’s sixth album is impressionistic and emotionally charged, the result of an auteur refining his style and baring more of his soul...
      • LP£21.99
        Gatefold sleeve
        Out of stock
      Microphone FiendsYouth Music and Youth Culture Routledge
      Secondhand original paperback book in good condition.This book includes a rare interview with voguer Willi Ninja! Microphone Fiends, a collection of original...
      • Original Book (600g)£10.00
        Secondhand original paperback book in good condition
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      Attitudeby Lisa SliwaSidgwick & Jackson
      All u need to know ladies. Ex-Guardian Angel Lisa shows you how it's done. Ouch!
      • Original Book (300g)£8.00
        Original UK paperback in good condition
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      Old School Rap and Hip-HopChris Woodstra, John Bush, Stephen Thomas ErlewineBackbeat Books
      The real old school
      • Original Book (350g)£8.00
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      • Book (350g)£12.99 £6.00
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      Jungle BrownFull CircleMr Bongo
      The second full-length LP from Jungle Brown, ‘Full Circle’, drops via Mr Bongo and features collaborations with Sampa The Great, Fliptrix (High Focus)...
      • Jungle Brown – Keep It Movin'
      • Jungle Brown – Wicked feat. Fliptrix
      • Jungle Brown – Ikoja feat. Elde
      • Jungle Brown – Huami feat. Terri Walker
      • Jungle Brown – Sometimes feat. Ruby
      • Jungle Brown – Wayside
      • Jungle Brown – Time Ticks
      • Jungle Brown – U&I
      • Jungle Brown – We On feat. Sampa The Great
      • Jungle Brown – Custom Made feat. Ayo The Yung Afrika Pyoneer
      KrooksEveryday StrugglePOSTPARTUM.
      KILLER old school/golden era style boom bap business from Krooks, making their debut on POSTPARTUM.!
        • LP (Coloured Vinyl) + Download Code£20.99
          Limited edition of 250 hand-numbered copies pressed on 180g 'marble' vinyl. Inc. download code + OBI strip
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        Fillo & SoupboxGentle NotesPOSTPARTUM.
        Killer, golden era style hip-hop instrumentals from these two European producers.
          • New LP + Download Code£20.99
            Limited edition of 250 hand-numbered copies pressed on 180g 'marble' vinyl. Inc. download code + OBI strip
            Out of stock
          SicknessmpNamastePOSTPARTUM.
          90s style boom bap from talented producer, Sicknessmp, dropping his second long-player for POSTPARTUM. records!
            • LP (Coloured Vinyl) + Download Code£20.99
              Limited edition of 250 hand-numbered copies pressed on 180g 'marble' vinyl. Inc. download code + OBI strip
              Out of stock
            JoDuOff The TracksPOSTPARTUM.
            KILLER old school/golden era style boom bap instrumental business from JoDu, making their debut on POSTPARTUM.!
              • LP (Coloured Vinyl) + Download Code£20.99
                Limited edition of 250 hand-numbered copies pressed on 180g 'marble' vinyl. Inc. download code + OBI strip
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              Seanie TRuff, Rugged And SmoothNice Up Records
              Tough UK rap business from Seanie T via Nice Up, guesting the cream of UK MC talent such as Roots Manuva, Blak Twang, Rodney P, Ragga Twins and more.
              • Seanie T – Get Hustlin
              • Seanie T – Warning
              • Seanie T – The Bird
              • Seanie T – More To This
              • Seanie T – Mad Dem
              • Seanie T – Plush
              • Seanie T – Blaze Fire Bun
              • Seanie T – Veterans
              • Seanie T – UK Warriors
              • Seanie T – Dancefloor
              • Seanie T – More Of It
              • Seanie T – Acceptable
              Mike FlipsTime To ListenPOSTPARTUM.
              More killer old school/golden era style boom bap business from Mike Flips who drops his second LP of stunning hip hop instrumentals! Ace!
                • LP (Coloured Vinyl) + Download Code£20.99
                  Limited edition of 250 hand-numbered copies pressed on 180g 'marble' vinyl. Inc. download code + OBI strip
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                • LP£20.99
                  Limited edition of 150 hand-numbered copies pressed on 180g vinyl. Inc. download code + OBI strip
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                JazzquarterzWayz Of Da UndergroundPOSTPARTUM.
                Ace golden-era style hip hop instrumentals from Jazzquarterz. Pete Rock, DJ Spinna fans check!
                  • LP (Coloured Vinyl) + Download Code£20.99
                    Limited edition of 250 hand-numbered copies pressed on 180g 'marble' vinyl. Inc. download code + OBI strip
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                  BladeDark FriendsBoot Records
                  From the vaults comes this killer boom-bap 45 from cult UK MC, Blade - tough!
                  • Blade – Dark Friends
                  • Blade – Make It Connect
                  N.W.A. And The PosseN.W.A. And The Posse (1987)Ruthless Records
                  West coast rap ground zero feat. Eazy-E, Dr Dre, Ice Cube, Yella, Arabian Prince et al> Nuff respect.
                  • N.W.A. – 8 Ball
                  • N.W.A. – A Bitch Iz A Bitch
                  • Original LP£20.00
                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA Vinyl RAMS HORN LABEL has some creasing, ageing to sleeve, vinyl unplayed
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                  • LP£22.99
                    Crazy 3D hologram cover
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                  Queens Brooklyn ConnectionThis Is Called Hip Hop / Queens Brooklyn Connection (1988)Capitol Records
                  Old school hip-hop produced by Mantronix
                  • Queens Brooklyn Connection – This Is Called Hip Hop
                  • Original 12"£8.00
                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl

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                  The Adventures Of Grandmaster Flash: A MemoirBy Grandmaster Flash with David RitzBroadway
                  It's all here!
                  • Original Book (600g)£15.00
                    Original out of print secondhand hard w/dustjacket in plastic, ex-library w/stickers in good cond.
                    100% guarantee on this and all original books at Sounds of the Universe.
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                  Black MilkDiveMass Appeal
                  Superb, low key album release from one of the most consistent hip-hop producers, Black Milk! Features collaborations with MAHD, Motown Records’ BJ the...
                  • Black Milk – Dive Pt.2
                  OctavianEndorphins
                  23 year old Angolan / French / British rapper Octavian continues his meteoric rise with the release of a brand new mixtape. Titled Endorphinsit his second...
                  • Octavian – Gangster Love Intro
                  • Octavian – King Essie
                  • Octavian – Molly Go Down
                  • Octavian – Take It Easy ft Smokepurpp
                  • Octavian – Bet ft Skepta & Michael Phantom
                  • Octavian – Feel It ft Theophilus London
                  • Octavian – Risking Our Lives >> AAA + Interlude
                  Mac MillerSwimmingREMember Music (2)
                  The highly anticipated new album from Mac Miller. The album arrives on the heels of his previously released tracks 'Small Worlds', 'Self Care' and 'What's...
                    Vicious FourHard Rap (1986)Next Plateau Records Inc.
                    Quality old school rap orig 12"
                    • Vicious Four – Hard Rap
                    • Original 12"£12.00
                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA 12" Vinyl

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                    Old ParadiceWhat Ifs? feat. Blu (inc. Swarvy remix)Group BraCil
                    Wicked goldern-era style hip-hop nugget from duo, Old Paradice, featuring a guest spot from West Coast rap royalty, Blu, riding some smudged, jazzy beats...
                    • Old Paradice – What Ifs? feat. Blu (Original mix)
                    • Old Paradice – What Ifs? feat. Blu (Swarvy remix)
                    E-Vette MoneyE-Vette's Revenge (1986)Slice Records
                    • E-Vette Money – E-Vette's Revenge (Vocal Version)
                    • Original 12"£10.00
                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA vinyl
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                    L'TrimmGrab It (1987)Time-X Records
                    Excellent Miami bass catchy female groover!
                      • Original 12"£8.00
                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA 12" Vinyl

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                      We B* GirlzPhotographs by Martha CooperpowerHouse Books
                      In 1985, B-Boys were all the rage, but where were the girls? Fast-forward twenty years for the answer: We B*Girlz, a lively look at the hot and happenin’...
                      • Book (400g)£10.00
                        Out of stock
                      Double TroubleStreet Tuff (1989)Desire Records
                      Man like congo natty innit
                        • Original 12"£6.99
                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA 12" Vinyl in shrink

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                        VitamixThat's The Way Girls Are (1987)Profile Records
                        hip hop 1987
                        • Vitamix – That's The Way Girls Are
                        • Original 12"£6.99
                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA vinyl in shrink
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                        Jungle BrownKeep It Movin / We On feat. Sampa The GreatMr Bongo
                        Future rap fused with the classic jazzy old school rap sounds from UK hip hop outfit Jungle Brown. Flipside features features the awesome talent that is...
                          • 7"£12.99
                            Out of stock
                          Inspectah DeckChamber No. 9Music Generation Corporation
                          Killer album from Wu-Tang founding member, Inspectah Deck! Album guests include Cappadonna, Streetlife, and Hellfire.
                          • Inspectah Deck – Shaolin Rebel
                          • Inspectah Deck – No Good
                          • Inspectah Deck – Russell Jones
                          • Inspectah Deck – Can´t Stay Away
                          • Inspectah Deck – Na Na Na
                          • Inspectah Deck – Chamber No. 9
                          • Inspectah Deck – Certified
                          • Inspectah Deck – 24K
                          • Inspectah Deck – What It Be Like
                          • Inspectah Deck – Game Don´t Change
                          • Inspectah Deck – Dolla Signs
                          • Inspectah Deck – Who Run It
                          • Inspectah Deck – Fire
                          • Inspectah Deck – Brothers Keeper
                          KingdemThe Kingdem EPTru Thoughts
                          KINGDEM – Rodney P, Ty & Blak Twang are a supergroup formed of UK hip-hop heavyweights and a trio who need little introducing. New EP from this fresh...
                          • Kingdem – The Conversation (We Ain’t Done Yet)
                          • Kingdem – KingStep
                          • Kingdem – We’re Just Saying
                          • Kingdem – Rhino
                          • 12" EP£10.99
                            Out of stock
                          Anderson .PaakVenturaAftermath Entertainment
                          Ventura is the fourth studio album by American singer & hip-hop icon Anderson Paak.It features guest appearances from André 3000, Smokey Robinson, Lalah...
                          • Anderson .Paak – Come Home
                          • Anderson .Paak – Make It Better
                          • Anderson .Paak – Reachin’ 2 Much
                          • Anderson .Paak – Winners Circle
                          • Anderson .Paak – Good Heels
                          • Anderson .Paak – Yada Yada
                          • Anderson .Paak – King James
                          • Anderson .Paak – Chosen One
                          • Anderson .Paak – Jet Black
                          • Anderson .Paak – Twilight
                          • Anderson .Paak – What Can We Do?
                          • New LP (Coloured Vinyl)£23.99
                            Limited 'milky/clear' coloured vinyl edition
                            Out of stock
                          • CD£10.99
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                          Various CatsCrate Breaks Vol. 1Drumstream
                          Killer breaks from the crates on this obscure 7" containing some exquisite funky drums ready for your sampling and DJ'ing pleasure
                          • Various Cats – Crate Breaks One
                          • Various Cats – Crate Breaks Two
                          Jeen BassaCassava Pone22a
                          New LP from the youngest of the outrageously talented Deenmamode brothers (Mo Kolours & Reginald Omas Mamode IV) - Jeen Bassa. Classic beat-tape style...
                          • Jeen Bassa – Microphone Hunt
                          • Jeen Bassa – Crunked Funk Ft Mo Kolours
                          • Jeen Bassa – Every Day
                          • Jeen Bassa – Play This Game
                          • Jeen Bassa – Cassava Pone
                          • Jeen Bassa – We Can Change Now Ft Reginald Omas Mamode IV
                          • LP£16.99
                            Out of stock
                          Freddie Gibbs & MadlibBandanaColumbia
                          Freddie Gibbs and Madlib are in collusion once again, following up on their superb 'Pinata' album. Madlib experiments with a change in production, with...
                          • Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – Flat Tummy Tea
                          • LP£19.99
                            Out of stock
                          • CD£11.99
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                          SolangeWhen I Get HomeColumbia
                          Solange returns with her fourth album, 'When I Get Home' - "unhurried, ambient, and exploratory. Using everything from spiritual jazz to Gucci Mane, Solange...
                          • Solange – Binz
                          • New LP (Coloured Vinyl)£22.99
                            Clear vinyl
                            Out of stock
                          Substance Abuse ft. AceyaloneBridgesRamrock Red
                          L.A. hip hop duo Substance Abuse aka Eso Tre and Subz. ‘Bridges’ features Aceyalone, founding member of legendary Freestyle Fellowship, a collective...
                          • Substance Abuse ft. Aceyalone – Bridges - Original Version
                          • Substance Abuse ft. Aceyalone – Bridges - 'North Street' Vocal Remix
                          Parental Discretion Is AdvisedThe Rise of N.W.A and the Dawn of Gangsta RapAtria Books
                          USA HARDBACK BOOK 50% OFF!!!!Discover the stunning rise, fall, and legacy of N.W.A, one of America’s most revered and iconic enduring music groups, who...
                          DJ Spinna1997 Beat TapeRedefinition Records
                          DJ Spinna returns with another wave of KILLER hip-hop instrumentals / tools. '1997 Beat Tape' is all killer - no filler!
                          • DJ Spinna – Sunset
                          • DJ Spinna – Current
                          • DJ Spinna – Nia
                          • DJ Spinna – Black Fudge
                          • DJ Spinna – The Invite
                          • DJ Spinna – Most High
                          • DJ Spinna – Moog Lust
                          • DJ Spinna – Stabby Thoughts
                          • DJ Spinna – Solar Plexing
                          • DJ Spinna – Da Beat Ya'll
                          • DJ Spinna – Nerd Beats
                          • DJ Spinna – Crystal Duds
                          • DJ Spinna – 7 Extra Large
                          • DJ Spinna – Elly
                          • DJ Spinna – The Yoke
                          Ras GDown 2 Earth Vol. 4Ghetto Sci-Fi Music
                          Smudged, lo fi, golden era-inspired boom bap instrumental tunes from prolific beatmaker, Ras G, returning to his 'Down 2 Earth' series with the fourth,...
                          • Ras G – Intro
                          • Ras G – Mudcloth Lo Rugby
                          • Ras G – Waves
                          • Ras G – Higher 3...
                          • Ras G – Deacon Slap
                          • Ras G – Lo Addictz
                          • Ras G – The Grail
                          • Ras G – Adulting
                          • Ras G – We Fly... Together
                          • Ras G – Strolling Down Degnan
                          • Ras G – Juju Pt.2
                          • Ras G – Moves...
                          • Ras G – It's A Lifestyle
                          • LP£16.99
                            Out of stock
                          Ours SamplusLast FrontierBesides Records
                          French beatmakers, Ours Samplus drop and album of heavy, old school style boom-bap instrumentals.
                            Jonny DropIn The PocketKingUnderground
                            Jonny Drop dips his feet into the world of library and sampling LP's. This is a library record containing 16 drum breaks, compositions and misc. percussion....
                              A Tribe Called QuestScenarioMr Bongo
                              Mr Bongo reissue an all time classic, hip hop anthem, 'Scenario' from the mighty A Tribe Called Quest, featuring that verse from Busta Rhymes as part of...
                              • A Tribe Called Quest – Scenario (Album Version)
                              NasThe Lost Tapes (2001)Columbia
                                • Original 12"£7.99
                                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA vinyl 12" promo
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                                The Rock Steady Crew(Hey You) The Rock Steady Crew (1983)Charisma
                                  • Original 12"£6.99
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                                  Yes Yes Y'all: The Experience Music Project Oral History of Hip Hop's First Decadeby Jim Fricke and Charlie AhearnThe Perseus Press
                                  WICKED oral history of early rap. Essential! Secondhand out of print paperback in good condition
                                  Solid Bronze vs Lee "Scratch" PerryThe Invisible ManSchnitzel Records
                                  As a taster for their 2019 full-length and overseen by no other than Dean Ween, Delaware Valley's psychedelic funkateers Solid Bronze release a single...
                                  • Solid Bronze vs Lee "Scratch" Perry – The Invisible Man
                                  • Solid Bronze vs Lee "Scratch" Perry – The Invisible Man (Lee "Scratch" Perry Dub Mix)
                                  Keith HaringThe World Of Keith HaringSoul Jazz Records
                                  In collaboration with Tate Liverpool, Soul Jazz Records release this stunning new collection entitled The World of Keith Haring featuring music influential...
                                  • B Beat Girls – For The Same Man
                                  • Damon Harris – It's Music
                                  • Pylon – Danger
                                  • The Jonzun Crew – Pak Man (Look Out For The OVC)
                                  • Funk Masters – Love Money
                                  • John Sex – Bump and Grind It
                                  • Sylvester – Over And Over (12" Disco Mix)
                                  • The Girls – Jeffrey I Hear You
                                  • Johnny Dynell and New York 88 – Jam Hot (Rhumba Rock)
                                  • Talking Heads – I Zimbra (on CD version only)
                                  • Art Zoyd – Sortie 134 (Part 2)
                                  • Class Action – Weekend (Larry Levan Mix)
                                  • Adiche – Chuka-Ja (Get Ready)
                                  • The Girls – The Elephant Man
                                  • The Golden Flamingo Orchestra – The Guardian Angel Is Watching Over Us
                                  • Gray – Cut It Up High Priest
                                  • Extra T’s – E.T. Boogie
                                  • Convertion – Let's Do It
                                  • Yoko Ono – Walking On Thin Ice
                                  • Fab 5 Freddy – Change The Beat