The Rap Attack African Jive To New York Hip Hop by David Toop

    Pluto Press

    Pluto First edition paperback original book - rare and essential! Good condition

    People also bought

    Rap Attack 2African Rap To Global Hip Hop by David ToopSerpent's Tail (1991)
    The roots of rap music are traced from video arcades to bebop, and crucial influences such as prison and army songs, West African chants and tap dancing...
      • Original Book (500g)£25.00
        s/hand out-of-print gently used paperback in good condition
        In stockAdd to Bag
      Livy EkemezieFriday NightOdion Livingstone
      Reissue of this incredibly rare and incredibly funky Nigerian disco album! Originally released in 1983 and pressed at William Onyeabor’s vinyl plant...
      • – Get It Down
      • – Holiday Action
      • – I Wan' My Bab' Back
      • – Friday Night
      • – Classic Lover
      • – Night Party
      • – Delectation
      The Hollywood SquaresHillside Strangler
      Surely one of the best punk records ever! Los Angeles 1978 double-sider - KILLER indeed!
      • – Hillside Strangler
      • – Hollywood Square
      Design After DarkThe Story Of Dancefloor StyleThames and Hudson
      Flyers, record covers, photos galore! (secondhand book different cover 'remix edition')
        Hoodna OrchestraYelben / Beza (feat. Tesfaye Negatu)Todres Records
        The Hoodna Orchestra is a 12 members orchestra who studies and investigates the African origins of western popular music. The Orchestra formed in 2012...
        • – Yelben (feat. Tesfaye Negatu)
        • – Beza (feat. Tesfaye Negatu)
        Hustle! Reggae Disco (Expanded Edition)Soul Jazz Records
        Expanded edition which now features five extra tracks! This ground-breaking album features non-stop killer reggae versions of original funk and soul...
        • Blood Sisters – Ring My Bell
        • Derrick Laro and Trinity – Don't Stop Til You Get Enough
        • Chariot Riders – Do It Nice & Easy
        • Black Harmony – Don't Let It Go To Your Head
        • Latisha – I'm Every Woman
        • Ernest Ranglin – In The Rain
        • Family Choice – Reggae Beat Goes On
        • Risco Connection – Ain't No Stopping Us Now
        • Xanadu and Sweet Lady – Rappers Delight
        • Sharon Forrester – Love Don't Live Here Any More
        • Carol Cool – Upside Down
        • One Blood – Be Thankful For What You've Got
        • Charmaine Burnett – Am I The Same Girl
        • 1. Blood Sisters – Ring My Bell
        • 2. Derrick Laro and Trinity – Don't Stop Til You Get Enough
        • 3. Chariot Riders – Do It Nice & Easy
        • View full info and tracklisting
        Donny HathawayExtension Of A Man EPAtlantic
        A 4 track EP that plays at 33rpm - includes the Rare Groove classics 'The Slums' and 'Valdez In The Country'. pic sleeve! MINT UNPLAYED JUKE BOX...
        • – The Slums
        • – Valdez In The Country
        Bastien Keb22.02.85First Word Records
        Multi instrumentalist Bastien Keb is back with his new album on 2017's most prolific label First Word Records. '22.02.85' is relaxed, naturally...
        • – Intro
        • – Pick Up
        • – Cashmere
        • – My Lovely Wool
        • – The Lug
        • – Night Hustle
        • – Rare Fit
        • – Fit Rare (feat. Cappo)
        • – Glue (The End)
        • – Nocturnal / Midnight Shift (Serious Thumb)
        • – Town
        • – Yela
        • – The Cut
        • – Glue (Daydream)
        • – Younger
        • – Crumbs
        The Blues BustersHere I Am Come And Take Me (Reggae) / I Shot The Sheriff (Reggae) (1975)Scepter Records
        Wicked funky reggae bomb! Top reggae recut of Al Green's monster tune!
        • – Here I Am Come And Take Me (Reggae)
        • Original 7" SCE 12422£12.00
          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+UNPLAYED Original Reggae 7"Vinyl
          100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' or your money back!
        FlyThe Art Of The Club FlyerThames And Hudson
        1996 out-of-print book on club flyers - covering house and start of acid (shoom), lots of Swifty/ Gilles Peterson jazz events and intro by Ashely Beedle! (second-hand...
          FearlessThe Making of Post-RockJawebone
          NEW IMPORT USA PAPERBACK 50% PRICE Kieran Hebden/Four Tet, Tortoise, Mogwai, Slint, Sigur Ros, Godspeed You Black Emeperor et al - read the story of a...
            Akwaba Abidjan (Afrofunk In 1970's Ivory Coast)Oriki Music
            This compilation from the keen-eared folks at Oriki Music focuses on some of Ivory Coast’s hardest to find deep funk, Afrobeat, Manding and Tropical...
            • De Frank Jr – Ayee Menko
            • Afro Train – Tumba Safari
            • Sewa Jacintho – Secret Populaire
            • De Frank Jr. – Chicken
            • Les Frères Kante – Jean ou Paul
            • Afro Soul System – Tink Tank
            • De Frank Jr – Dankasa
            • Les Nidrou – Issa
            • Moussa Doumbia – Femme d’aujourd’hui pt.2
            • Francis Kingsley et L’Orchestre de la RTI – Assalam Aleikoum
            • Mousssa Doumbia – Mariage
            The Comet Is ComingThe AfterlifeImpulse!
            Limited edition last copies - from man like Shabaka - don't miss out!
            • – All That Mathers Is The Moments
            • – The Softness Of The Present
            • – The Afterlife
            • – Lifeforce Part I
            • – Lifeforce Part II
            • – The Seven Planetary Heavens
            Oz WavesEfficient Space
            Fantastic new compilation on the excellent Efficient Space label from Australia. 'Oz Waves' focuses on the DIY / new-wave / post punk / minimal synth...
            • Irena Xero – Lady On The Train
            • Andy Rantzen – Will I Dream
            • Prod – Knife On Top
            • Software Seduction – New Collision
            • Ironing Music – Don't Wish It Away
            • He Dark Age – Holding Out For Eden
            • The Horse He's Sick – Larynx
            • MK Ultra & The Assassins Of Light – Jesus Krist Klap Rap (Orthodox Mix)
            • Moral Fibro – Take A Walk In The Sun
            • Zerox Dreamflesh – Squids Can Fly
            LaraajiSun TransformationsAll Saints Records
            An exclusive new RSD album comprising remixes and edits of material from Laraaji's recent 'Sun Gong' and 'Bring On The Sun' LPs. The Album connects the...
            • – Ocean Flow Zither (Mia Doi Todd Remix)
            • – LaraajiCollaji (Carlos Nino EDIT + additions featuring Jamel Dean)
            Bacchanal!: The Carnival Culture Of TrinidadPeter MasonLatin American Bureau / Temple University Press
            Good book about Carnival in Trinidad.
              • Original Book (350g)£15.00
                Original out of print UK paperback,
                100% Guarantee on this and all Original books & records at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' or your money back!
              RoedeliusSelbstportrait Wahre LiebeBureau B
              Going back to the series of instrumental 'self-portrait' releases he began in 1979, the German experimental rock pioneer and Cluster and Harmonia member,...
              • – Spiel Im Wind
              • – Wahre Liebe
              • – Geruhsam
              • – Mitgewalzert
              • – Winterlicht
              • – Im Kreisel
              • – Nahwärme
              Rave CultureAn Insider's OverviewSmallfry Press
              USA Second-hand paperback in good condition except one page loose
                Space Funk - Afro Futurist Electro Funk In Space 1976-84Soul Jazz Records
                ‘Space Funk – Afro Futurist Electro Funk in Space 1976-84’, is an intergalactic journey into black space, fuelled by funk, powered by computers. ‘Space...
                • L E O – Fee Fi Fo Fum
                • The Sonarphonic – Super Breaker
                • Santiago – Bionic Funk
                • Frank Cornilius – Computer Games
                • JUJU & The Space Rangers – Plastic
                • Jamie Jupitor – Computer Power
                • Solaris – Space Invaders
                • Copperfield – Make It Good To Me Baby
                • Robotron 4 – Electro-?
                • Ernest Flippin II – Supersonic Space Lady
                • Funk Machine – Funk Machine
                • Ramsey 2C-3D – Fly Guy and The Unemployed
                • Osé – Computer Funk
                • 7 Below Zero Band – Seven (We Are)
                • Rodney Stepp – Break-Out
                The House That Trane BuiltThe Story Of Impulse RecordsGranta Books
                £15 here or currently £68.95 on Amazon!!!!! (that's £45 less!) Snap one up quick! SUPERB USA OUT-OF-PRINT HARDBACK BOOK VERY LIMITED COPIES AVAILABLE The...
                  JOHNNY!Only LoveNow Again
                  Ghanaian Afro-Rock from German producer/composer JJ Whitefield plus an international cast of top shelf musicians inc. keyboardist/singer Henry...
                  • – Only Love
                  • – Only Love (instrumental)
                  Creative Questby QuestloveEcco
                  USA HARDBACK EDITION £15 OFF!!!!! Very limited copiesQuestlove—musician, bandleader, designer, producer, culinary entrepreneur, professor, and all-around...
                    Ibibio Sound Machine Ibibio Sound Machine Soundway
                    Ibibio Sound Machine release their debut LP through Soundway Records. Fronted by British / Nigerian vocalist Eno Williams, they combine elements of West...
                    • – I'm Running (Nya Fehe)
                    • – The Talking Fish (Asem Usem Iyak
                    • – Let's Dance (Yak Inek Unek)
                    The Hammond Organ BookAn Introduction to the Instruments and the Players Who Made Them FamousHal Leonard
                    SORRY SOLD OUT!!!MASSIVE USA IMPORT DELUXE BOOK- A whopping £15 OFF!!! Big and funky! Ltd. copies This book includes everything from various models with...