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Old School Rap

 

Old School Rap & Hip Hop Booking Agents

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A Tribe Called Quest

A Tribe Called Quest Booking Agent
Genre:Old School RapDemo:25-35,35-50

A Tribe Called Quest

A Tribe Called Quest was one of the most influential rap groups of the 1990’s. A Tribe Called Quest jump-started and perfected the hip-hop alternative to hardcore and gangsta’ rap. In essence, they abandoned the macho posturing rap music had been constructed upon, and focused instead on abstract philosophy and message tracks. Signed to Jive Records by 1989, A Tribe Called Quest released their first album, People's Instinctive Travels and the P...

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Bell Biv DeVoe

Bell Biv DeVoe Booking Agent
Genre:Old School RapDemo:35-50

Bell Biv DeVoe

Bell Biv DeVoe was hatched in the minds of its members, New Edition's Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, and Ronnie DeVoe, upon the departure of lead singer Bobby Brown in 1986. But it wasn't until after New Edition completed its supporting tour for the album Heart Break in 1988 that the trio gave in to the urgings of Heart Break producers Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis and decided to chart its own course. Bell Biv DeVoe enlisted a variety of producers for its de...

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Big Daddy Kane

Big Daddy Kane Booking Agent
Genre:Old School RapDemo:35-50

Big Daddy Kane

Emerging during hip-hop's massive creative expansion of the late '80s, Big Daddy Kane was the ultimate lover man of rap's first decade, yet there was more to him than the stylish wardrobe, gold jewelry, and sophisticated charisma. Kane possessed a prodigious rhyming technique honed from numerous B-boy battles; he could also be an Afrocentric consciousness-raiser versed in the philosophy of the Nation of Islam's Five Percent school, or a smooth...

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Dana Dane

Dana Dane Booking Agent
Genre:Old School RapDemo:25-35,35-50

Dana Dane

New York-born rap singer Dana Dane combined light-hearted rap with a love of fashion. While his recordings, including "Cinderfella Dana Dane," "A Little Bit of Dane Tonight," and "Tales From the Dane Side," established him as a powerful rapper, his tastes in clothing inspired him to open IV Plai Boutique. Although the shop has since closed, Dane continued to attract attention with his unique outfits. Raised in the Walt...

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DJ Jazzy Jeff

DJ Jazzy Jeff Booking Agent
Genre:Old School RapDemo:25-35,35-50

DJ Jazzy Jeff

Emerging during hip-hop's massive creative expansion of the late '80s, Big Daddy Kane was the ultimate lover man of rap's first decade, yet there was more to him than the stylish wardrobe, gold jewelry, and sophisticated charisma. Kane possessed a prodigious rhyming technique honed from numerous B-boy battles; he could also be an Afrocentric consciousness-raiser versed in the philosophy of the Nation of Islam's Five Percent school, or a smooth...

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Flavor Flav

Flavor Flav Booking Agent
Genre:Old School RapDemo:35-50,50 +

Flavor Flav

Chuck D's comic foil in the pioneering rap group Public Enemy, Flavor Flav was born William Drayton on March 16, 1959. A classically trained pianist, he was rapping under the alias MC DJ Flavor when he first met graphic design student Carlton Ridenhour, who under the name Chuck D formed Public Enemy in 1982; following the release of their 1987 debut LP Yo! Bum Rush the Show, the group emerged as the most important act in hip-hop if not all contemporary mu...

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Kool Moe Dee

Kool Moe Dee Booking Agent
Genre:Old School RapDemo:25-35,35-50

Kool Moe Dee

A member of one of the original hip-hop crews, Treacherous Three, Kool Moe Dee later became a solo star in his own right in 1986 by teaming with a teenaged Teddy Riley (later famed as the king of new jack swing) on the crossover hit "Go See the Doctor." The single earned him a contract with Jive Records, for which he recorded three successful late-'80s albums, dominated by his skillful speed-raps. A long-running feud with LL Cool J -- who stole ...

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Kurtis Blow

Kurtis Blow Booking Agent
Genre:Old School RapDemo:35-50

Kurtis Blow

As the first commercially successful rap artist, Kurtis Blow is a towering figure in hip-hop history. His popularity and charisma helped prove that rap music was something more than a flash-in-the-pan novelty, paving the way for the even greater advances of Grandmaster Flash and Run-D.M.C. Blow was the first rapper to sign with (and release an album for) a major label; the first to have a single certified gold (1980's landmark "The Breaks"); the...

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Naughty-By-Nature

Naughty By Nature Booking Agent
Genre:Old School RapDemo:25-35,35-50

Naughty-By-Nature

Naughty By Nature pulled off the neat trick of landing big, instantly catchy anthems on the pop charts while maintaining their street-level credibility among the hardcore rap faithful; one of the first groups to successfully perform such a balancing act. The group was formed in East Orange, NJ, in 1986, while all three members -- MCs Treach (born Anthony Criss) and Vinnie (born Vincent Brown), and DJ Kay Gee (born Keir Gist) -- were attending the same high sc...

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Phife Dawg

Phife Dawg Booking Agent
Genre:Old School RapDemo:25-35,35-50

Phife Dawg

As part of the pioneering rap group A Tribe Called Quest and its extended Native Tongues family, Phife Dawg helped to usher in a whole new style of intelligent hip-hop. Born Malik Taylor, Phife grew up in Queens, NY, where he spent his childhood writing poetry and eventually rapping at school and in his neighborhood whenever the opportunity was available. Along with high-school classmates Q-Tip (Jonathan Davis) and Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Phife founded ATCQ, wh...

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UTFO

UTFO Booking Agent
Genre:Old School RapDemo:25-35,35-50

UTFO

U.T.F.O. was a Brooklyn, NY-based rap group, comprised of the Kangol Kid, Doctor Ice, the Educated Rapper, and Mix Master Ice. The quartet first met as dancers for Whodini, before forming U.T.F.O. (which stood for "Untouchable Force Organization") in 1983. Early on, the group referred to themselves as "the Village People of Rap," due to the fact that each member possessed a specific image (Doctor Ice was the "Hip-Hop Physician," ...

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