Electro Funk Afrika Bambaataal Born Kevin Donovan South Bronx The father of

Electro funk afrika bambaataal born kevin donovan

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Electro Funk Afrika Bambaataal Born: Kevin Donovan South Bronx The father of electro-funk Created electro funk Single “Planet Rock” 1982 “Planet Rock” was later sampled by Talib Kweli on “we got the beat” 2004 The Beautiful Struggle Jonzun Crew: Members; Michael Jonzun, Maurice Starr, Soni Jonzun Boston Inspired by Sci-fi Used live drummers Jonzun Crew “Pack Jam” Newcleus: Members: Ben “Coso d” Cena C , Yvette “Lady E” Cook, Monique Angevin, Bob “Chilly B” Cratton New York Helped bring Electro Funk to a wider audience First single entered the Billboard R&B top 40 chart 1983 “Jam on Revenge” Reached top ten, while peaking number 56 in Hot 100 “Jam on it” 1984 Beginning of Dissing Culture The Roxanne Wars Refers to diss track in the mid 1980s - 1984 UTFO released “Roxanne Roxanne” - Lolita Gooden responded to “Roxanne Roxanne” called “Roxanne Shantae” - UTFO response also became a hit - 30-100 songs were released as part of Roxanne War U.T.F.O Members: Kangol Kid, Educated Rapper, Doctor Ice, Mix Master Ice, The Real Roxanne, Whodini Juice Crew:
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Members: Marley Marl, Big Daddy Kane, Mr Magic, Kool G Rap, Roxanne Shanté, DJ Polo, MC Shan, Marta Ace, Biz Markie, Craig G, Tragedy Khadafi Queens Bridge Roxanne Shanté- first commercial successful female rapper
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