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Run-DMCRun-DMC (clear vinyl pressing) ... LP
Profile/Get On Down, 1984. New Copy (reissue)... Just Sold Out!
The classic self-titled debut LP from Run-DMC – one that changed hip hop (and much of modern pop and rock) forever! There's little we can add to the canon for this record. Run DMC ushered in a new era in contemporary urban culture, a harder hitting style of rap the managed to bust out of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available
Run-DMC ... CD 3.99
Run-DMC (expanded edition – with bonus tracks) ... CD 4.99

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✨✧ Run-DMCRun-DMC (expanded edition – with bonus tracks) ... CD
Profile, 1984. New Copy ... $4.99 6.99
The classic self-titled debut LP from Run-DMC – one that changed hip hop (and much of modern pop and rock) forever! There's little we can add to the canon for this record. Run DMC ushered in a new era in contemporary urban culture, a harder hitting style of rap the managed to bust out of ... read more CD
Also available Run-DMC ... CD 3.99

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Run-DMCTougher Than Leather ... LP
Profile, 1988. Very Good- ... $14.99
A once underappreciated later effort from the mighty Run DMC – with slightly harder hitting beats, and an overall terse style (hence the title) that was always more effective than it got credit for at the time – and it's ultimately the crew's last solid beginning-to-end LP! Of course ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear.)
Also available Tougher Than Leather (blue vinyl pressing) ... LP 21.99

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Run-DMCTougher Than Leather (blue vinyl pressing) ... LP
Profile/Get On Down, 1988. New Copy (reissue)... $21.99 24.98
A once underappreciated later effort from the mighty Run DMC – with slightly harder hitting beats, and an overall terse style (hence the title) that was always more effective than it got credit for at the time – and it's ultimately the crew's last solid beginning-to-end LP! Of course ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Tougher Than Leather ... LP 14.99

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Arthur Russell & OthersSleeping Bag Sessions ... CD
Sleeping Bag, 1980s. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Dancefloor jams, post disco soul, early NYC hip hop beats and straight up amazing 80s NYC progressive club genius from Arthur Russell – a compilation of great tracks he performed on, authored, remixed, edited or produced for Sleeping Bag in the early-to-mid 80s! Includes underground classics ... (Soul, Hip Hop) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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RZA/Eightball & MJGTragedy (radio, inst)/Reason For Rhyme (main, explicit, inst, bangin' radio) ... CD
Priority, 1997. Used ... $1.99
Two from the Rhyme & Reason soundtrack, RZA "Tragedy" and Eightball & MJG "Reason For Rhyme" CD
(Promotional release.)

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RZA As Bobby DigitalDigital Bullet (limited edition – with bonus tracks) ... CD
Koch, 2001. Used ... $4.99
... CD

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SadhuGoldGold Room ... LP
Nature Sounds, 2019. New Copy ... $18.99 19.98
Cinematic hip hop instrumentals from SadhuGold! Gold Room is omething of a concept album, with a tracklist riffing on Stanley Kubrick's classic film adaptation of The Shining – and the eerie mood to show for it – but he wisely eschews soundtrack samples and any over connection, it's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Salt N PepaSalt With A Deadly Pepa ... LP
Next Plateau, 1988. Very Good ... $6.99
Salt N Pepa still in their best early mode – working with Hurby Luv Bug, and turning out tunes with a nice sort of indie-level street charm! Although countless others copped the poppy hip hop groove of the pair at the time, Salt N Pepa were still the first, and still managed to do it best ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Salt N PepaSpinderella's Not A Fella (voc, inst, acapella)/Shake Your Thang (club mix, radio, inst, acapella) ... 12-inch
Next Plateau, 1988. Very Good (pic cover)... $2.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has wear.)

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Saukrates/ChoclairFather Time (original, radio, inst, acapella, rmx, bonus beats)/Twenty One Years (radio, inst) ... 12-inch
Kneedeep, 1995. Very Good ... $14.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Labels have a beat sticker.)

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ScienzeScienZe Was Here ... LP
Still Diamond, 2019. New Copy ... $19.99 21.98
ScienZe delivers a focused, rhymes over raw, but exhilarating jazzy soul beatcraft here – and co-producing a few of the best tracks, along with Dre Phantom, Blvck Spvde, Lord Quest, Sincere Young Jedi and a couple others. ScienZe skirts contemporary rap trends here, with out hewing the neo ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Sean Price & Small Professor86 Witness ... LP
Duck Down/Coalmine, 2019. New Copy ... $16.99 18.98
The late great Sean Price gets a respectful posthumous record, put out by the teamed up Duck Down and Coalmine labels – with production across the board by Small Professor and assistance from DJ Revolution, Rock, Quelle Chris, Guilty Simpson, Your Old Droog, Reef The Lost Cause, Rob Kelly and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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SelanAlwayz Sumthin (dj spinna remix clean, dj spinna remix inst, dj spinna remix dirty, orig) ... 12-inch
Up Above, 2007. Sealed ... $0.99
(Soul, Hip Hop) 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Sev SeveerShelfie Baps II (with download) ... LP
Beats Of All Nations, 2019. New Copy ... $13.99 20.00
A different side of Chi beatmaker Sev Seveer – one of more adventurous and boundlessly creative hip hop instrumentalists around – showcasing some of his more straightforward, harder-hitting unreleased hip hop-geared production work! It's more focused towards compelling straight up hip ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Sev SeveerSmithereens (with bonus tracks) ... LP
Beats Of All Nations, 2017. New Copy ... $13.99 15.00
Hypnotic beats and atmosphere from Sev Seveer – a Chicago beatmaker and producer appropriately billed as as a live PA/hardware/beat cat – and if Smithereens is any indication, he's a seriously strong album-oriented beat cat, too! Inspired by visual art as much as aural atmosphere, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition of just 300 copies – and down to the final copies! Includes 3 bonus tracks.)

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ShadShort Story About War (colored vinyl pressing) ... LP
Secret City, 2018. New Copy ... $15.99 24.99
Strong, righteously motivated, sharp lyricism from Shad! A Short Story About War takes on cultural, social ills that comes off more as personal storytelling, making the title here relevent – it's not a laundry list of the worlds problem, more of an artful view. Really strong stuff! Includes ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited translucent tan colored vinyl pressing, includes download.)

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SharpshootersTwice As Nice ... CD
Light In The Attic, 2003. Used ... $3.99
New work from the Sharpshooters – the best record we've ever heard from this Seattle-based duo! These guys have grown tremendously since the last time we heard from them – really stretching out their range of influences and styles, in a way that makes this album a delightful blend of ... read more CD

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Sidewalk ChalkShoulder Season (CD & DVD) ... CD
Ropeadope, 2018. New Copy CD & DVD ... $6.99 16.99
Really great work from this up-and-coming combo – a group who seems like they can spin together neo soul and hip hop better than most of the rest – and who also make great use of some live jazzy instrumentation as well! The set compiles live performances done around the midwest in ... (Neo Soul, Hip Hop) read more CD

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6lackEast Atlanta Love Letter ... CD
LVRN, 2018. Used ... $4.99
... CD
(Small cutout through case.)

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✨✧ SizzleKeep On Tryin' (voc, dub) ... 12-inch
Sutra, 1984. Very Good- ... Just Sold Out!
(Soul, Hip Hop) 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a Sutra sleeve. Label has a sticker.)

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Slick RickGreat Adventures Of Slick Rick (2LP pressing) ... LP
Def Jam, 1988. New Copy 2LP (reissue)... $22.99 24.99
Slick Rick's first solo album – one of the vital early front-to-back hip hop albums of the late 80s Def Jam prime era – and up there with the best ever! MC Ricky D introduced the world to a whole new rap style on Doug E Fresh's "The Show" and by the time this album dropped the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Remastered 30th Anniversary version.)

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Slum VillageEvolution ... CD
Ne'Astra, 2013. Used ... $3.99
Evolution is the title of the album – and it's also the name of the game for Slum Village – whose peak material remains some of the best hip hop to ever come out of the Detroit scene! SV has evolved into a showcase for group co-founder and sole remaining original member T3 – ... read more CD

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Slum VillageRaise It Up (clean, inst, dirty) ... 12-inch
Good Vibe, 2000. Near Mint- ... $11.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Test pressing.)

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✨✧ Slum Village & Abstract OrchestraFantastic 2020 (2CD set) ... CD
Ne'Astra, 2020. New Copy ... $14.99 16.98
Slum Village teams up with the hip hop-reared jazz funk collective Abstract Orchestra for this worthy revisit/live band rework of the legendary Fantastic Vol 2 – a soulful Detroit hip hop classic and a vital piece of the late great J Dilla's legacy! A few cuts have prominent vocals, others ... read more CD
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Snoop Doggy DoggGin & Juice (laid back mix, radio, radio no indo, laid back radio) ... 12-inch
Death Row, 1993. Very Good+ (pic cover)... $24.99
Early 90s Death Row g-funk from Snoop Doggy Dogg – not as cuddly as he became in later years, but as smooth as ever – as classic a slice of a sound and era as you'll find in west coast hip hop! 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Original pressing. Cover has light wear and BPM sticker on one corner.)

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SombraFantastico Mundo Popular ... LP
Matilha Cultural/Tres Selos (Brazil), 2013. Sealed ... $19.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a bumped corner.)

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Soul RebelsPoetry In Motion (splatter vinyl pressing) ... LP
Mack Avenue, 2019. New Copy ... $19.99 21.99
The Soul Rebels fold together two strands of contemporary New Orleans sounds – the updated brass band form for the funk-heavy generation, and the city's ever-growing love of hop hip too! The group are one of the boldest, bounciest of the contemporary NOLA scene – but they also open the ... (Jazz, Hip Hop) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition colored vinyl pressing – with download!)

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Souls Of MischiefMontezuma's Revenge (plus bonus instrumentals) ... CD
Clear Label, 2009. Used 2 CDs ... $5.99
The first full length group effort in years from Souls Of Mischief – with production by Prince Paul – a solid return to active duty from Oakland's finest underground hip hop crew. Here the Souls manage to bring skillful rhymes without tripping over the long time that has passed since ... read more CD

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✨✧ Souls Of Mischief/Adrian YoungeThere Is Only Now (plus instrumentals) ... CD
Linear Labs, 2014. Used 2 CDs ... $7.99
... CD

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Sounds Of JHS126 BrooklynChill Pill (long voc, short voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Sleeping Bag, 1983. Very Good ... $1.99
Kind of an oddball rap single from the early days of Sleeping Bag. The rhymes are fine, nothing to write home about, but not insulting to our ears, but the track is a nice almost electro sort of groove, with some heavy synths. Plus the long vocal mix and the instrumental versions were both mixed ... read more 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Sparky DThis Is Sparky D's World (with bonus tracks) ... CD
B-Boy/Octave (Japan), 1988. Used ... $9.99
Maybe not the first full length album by a female MC, but a really well-remembered set from the early days – and one that hardly tries to go for any crossover modes at all! Instead, Sparky-D really keeps it live and close to the streets – beginning the set with an acapella track that ... read more CD
(Includes obi.)

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Spice 1Spiceberg Slim ... CD
D3 Entertainment/Riviera, 2003. Used ... $4.99
... CD

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Freddie StarrSkid Row (voc, dub) ... 12-inch
Parliament, 1984. Very Good ... $4.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Street Lord'zPlatinum EP ... 12-inch
Big Block, 1999. Very Good ... $0.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Strickly RootsGet'n Open (street, edit)/Duck Da Boyz (street, edit) ... 12-inch
Friends Connnection, Mid 90s. Near Mint- ... $4.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo.)

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Sulu & ExcelsiorAntimatter Suite ... CD
Sulu & Excelsior, 2019. New Copy ... $9.99
A sweet set from Sulu & Excelsior – essentially the solo project of singer, rapper and trumpet player Steven "Sulu" Mallorca despite the sprawling sound and stylistic breadth – with influences that stretch from classic Motown, to late 60s funk, to live horn-backed hip hop ... (Neo Soul, Hip Hop) read more CD

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Summer Sons & C TappinUhuru ... LP
Melting Pot (Germany), 2018. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $14.99 26.98
The keyboards of C Tappin are a fantastic element here – used to create warmth and flow throughout this album of understated majesty! The set draws equal inspiration from a journey to Kilimanjaro, and a recent live set by D'Angelo – produced and mixed by Slim in his studio, with lyrics ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition two record set, includes instrumental edits of all songs – with more nice keys!)

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Sweet TeeI Got Da Feelin (voc, inst, acapella)/It's Like That Y'all (voc, inst, acapella) ... 12-inch
Profile, 1987. Very Good- ... Just Sold Out!
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a Profile sleeve.)

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Sweet TrioFly Guy (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Tommy Boy, 1985. Sealed ... $2.99
"Fly Guy" is a good answer record to the Boogie Boy's "Fly Girl". Unlike the usual hip hop answer records, this one is not a dis, but instead using the same idea and music and reversing the genders. Definitely a reminder of an earlier era, what makes this one kinda nice is the ... read more 12-inch, Vinyl record

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SystahoodMO Money (dirty money, clean cash, counterfeit inst)/Keep It In The Family (lp street, systramental) ... 12-inch
True Records, 1997. Near Mint- ... $6.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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SZACtrl (colored vinyl) ... LP
Top Dawg Ent., 2017. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $22.99 23.98
A stunning debut from SZA – a soul singer who seems to represent a whole new way of being – with a style that's at once very understated and completely compelling! SZA's clearly got a hell of a voice – but she's also content to weave it into the rich mix of beats, keyboards, and ... (Neo Soul, Hip Hop) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(On translucent green vinyl – with download!)

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T La RockHousin With The T's (rub a dub, bonus mix, club, radio)/T-N-Off (T's mix, Todd's mix, radio) ... 12-inch
Fresh, 1989. Very Good ... $0.99
T hits a housey vein, with production and mixing by Todd Terry. 12-inch, Vinyl record

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T La RockLyrical King (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Fresh, 1987. Used ... $6.99
A well-titled set from the lyrical king – the mighty T La Rock, one of the key mid 80s MCs who helped introduce a whole new level of sophistication to hip hop! T La Rock maybe never hit the heights of KRS-One, Rakim, or other contemporaries – but this set has all the sharp fire and ... read more CD

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Tabb Doe & The Money MobbSave The Drama (radio, lp, inst, acapella)/Nuthin' Like Hip Hop Muzik (radio, lp, inst)/Verbal Assault ... 12-inch
Incognito, 1996. Near Mint- ... $9.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Talib Kweli & MadlibLiberation ... CD
Blacksmith, 2007. Used ... $5.99
The dynamic duo of Talib Kweli & Madlib making jazzy & funky, stripped down, beautiful hip hop together – originally released as a surprise free download on Stones Throw's website – now on CD on Kweli's Blacksmith label! Liberation finds Talib rocking his precise, thoughtful, ... read more CD

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Tanya MorganBrooklynati ... CD
Interdependent, 2009. Used ... $6.99
Tanya Morgan's second proper album – the duo's Moonlighting was one of the freshest, most soulful and resonant hip hop albums of the mid 00s in our humble opinions, and Brooklynati is even better! It's tough to describe Tanya Morgan – the trio of Von Pea, Ilyas and Donwill – ... read more CD
Also available Brooklynati ... LP 23.99

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Tanya MorganBrooklynati ... LP
Interdependent, 2009. New Copy 2LP (reissue)... $23.99 24.98
Tanya Morgan's second proper album – the duo's Moonlighting was one of the freshest, most soulful and resonant hip hop albums of the mid 00s in our humble opinions, and Brooklynati is even better! It's tough to describe Tanya Morgan – the trio of Von Pea, Ilyas and Donwill – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(2019 pressing – on vinyl for the first time for its 10th Anniversary!)
Also available Brooklynati ... CD 6.99


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Temple Of Hip HopPlatform Rapform (album, TV track, clean version) ... 12-inch
Reprise, 1999. Near Mint- ... $0.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo.)

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TermanologyGOYA ... CD
ST Recordings, 2013. Used ... $5.99
... CD

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TermanologyTime Machine ... CD
ST Recordings, 2019. Used ... $3.99
... CD

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Thaione DavisStill Hear (10th Anniversary edition) ... LP
Jericho Lounge Music, 2009. New Copy 2LP ... $34.99 39.99
A batch of some of the sharpest material we've heard from Thaione Davis – a shining light of the Chicago hip hop underground scene – produced entirely by Rashid Hadee, who brings some some hard hitting soul to the beats! Thaione is one of the best MCs and producers on the Chicago scene ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(On vinyl for the first time ever – and our initial copies come with a hand-sealed envelope of bonus goodies & autographed poster! Quantities extremely limited.)

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Nolan ThomasYo! Little Brother (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Mirage/Unidisc (Canada), 1985. Used ... Just Sold Out!
The full album built around Nolan's kiddie club hit "Yo Little Brother" – a track that really takes us back, like any of the Arthur Baker or Johnny Rocca cuts, or Shannon's "Let the Music Play". We're not sure this qualifies for classic status, but it does make us feel a ... (Soul, Hip Hop) read more CD

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Three Knights/Standing OvationBurial Proceedings In The Coarse Of Three Knights (voc, inst)/Onslaught (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Music Of Life (UK), 1990. Very Good ... $0.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Three 6 MafiaChpt 2 – World Domination ... LP
Relativity/Hypnotize Minds, 1998. Sealed 2LP ... $69.99
Major label debut from the Memphis innovators. Waaay before winning an Oscar, these guys were watching too many late night horror flicks, and it shows. Classic M-Town buck that influenced the entire Southern Rap genre. Contains "Prophet Posse", "Spill My Blood", "Tear Da ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Still sealed! Shrinkwrap is lightly aged, with a promo sticker on back.)

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TimbalandScream (radio, main, inst, acapella) ... 12-inch
Interscope, 2007. Near Mint- ... $0.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo.)

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Timbaland & MagooWe At It Again (video rmx, inst, album) ... 12-inch
Blackground, 2000. Very Good ... $0.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a stickered "Romeo Must Die" sleeve. Cover has a bent corner and an index sticker at the top. Vinyl has a small sticker on the deadwax.)

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Tom Tom ClubBoom Boom Chi Boom Boom ... LP
Sire, 1989. Very Good+ ... $6.99
(Soul, Hip Hop) LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has a promo stamp.)

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Tom Tom ClubTom Tom Club ... LP
Sire, 1981. Very Good- ... $8.99
The first album by The Tom Tom Club – a group that started out as a side project by Talking Heads members Tina Weymouth and Chris Frantz – but which went onto have a surprising life of its own! Like the Talking Heads at the start of the 80s, Tom Tom Club were very open to pulling ... (Soul, Hip Hop) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Tony DFlav Beats From The Cave ... LP
Contract, 1994. Sealed ... $43.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Too Kool PosseGive 'Em A Sample (voc, inst)/Do You Wanna Get Hype (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Profile, 1988. Very Good ... $4.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(White label promo in a Profile sleeve.)

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Tribe Called QuestBeats, Rhymes & Life ... CD
Jive, 1996. New Copy ... $4.99 6.99
Beats, Rhymes & Life – crucial aspects of Tribe Called Quest and hip hop in general – and the fourth album by the inimitable Tribe! After a couple or three years of down time following Midnight Marauders, the Tribe returned with this extra stripped down sound, collaborating with ... read more CD

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Tribe Called QuestHits, Rarities & Remixes ... CD
Jive, Late 80s/1990s. New Copy ... $4.99 5.99
A pretty great follow up to the previous hits package Retrospective – this one with many of the Tribe's OTHER hits, plus 2 previously unreleased nuggets! Alternate mixes, out of print soundtrack and 12-inch cuts, plus album tracks that weren't ingrained into the mainstream consciousness ... read more CD

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Tribe Called QuestLove Movement ... CD
Jive, 1998. New Copy ... $4.99 7.98
The last Tribe Called Quest LP – one of those "end of an era" type experiences for sure – and record that was fairly slept on it the time given the dizzying heights of their earlier record – and holds up today as an essential! 15 tracks total, are all produced by The ... read more CD

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✨✧ Tribe Called QuestLow End Theory ... LP
Jive, 1991. New Copy 2LP (reissue)... $33.99 35.98
The second album from the immortal Tribe Called Quest – one of the absolute essential hip hop LPs, and a record that should be an anyone's shortlist of the best albums in several subsections of hip hop – just a straight up masterpiece anyway you cut it. The album is so high up on the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Tribe Called QuestMidnight Marauders ... LP
Jive, 1993. New Copy (reissue)... $19.99 20.98
A masterpiece from prime era Tribe Called Quest! Midnight Maurauders was Tribe's third LP, and even though there were no tracks yet credited to the Ummah, this is pretty much the beginning of Tribe's transition to that sound – with the same mellow, laid back vibe as their best early material ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Tribe Called QuestWe Got It From Here – Thank You 4 Your Service (with download) ... LP
Jive, 2016. New Copy 2LP ... $30.99 31.98
A hell of a comeback for Tribe Called Quest – maybe one of the best musical comebacks ever, and a fantastic reminder of why we loved the group so much in the first place! 18 years have passed since we last heard from the trio (now, sadly, a duo) – and that time only seems to have ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes download.)

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Trouble FunkTrouble Funk Express (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
DETT, 1984. Near Mint- ... $11.99
A vocal and instrumental version of this fat, fat Go-Go take on 'Trans Europe Express", with massive bass, heavy syncopated beats, and nice spacey synthesizer sounds! (Soul, Hip Hop) 12-inch, Vinyl record

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True HustlersTrue Hustlers EP ... 12-inch
Da May, 1992. Near Mint- ... $11.99
Includes "I'm A Soldier", "No More Mind Games", "Another Sad Ending", and more. 12-inch, Vinyl record

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True MathematicsFor The Money (rmx, dub for the money, phone)/KAOSS (Greeks In Effect Part 2) (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Select, 1988. Very Good+ ... $36.99
Produced by Hank Shocklee, Carl Ryder and Eric Sadler, aka the Bomb Squad. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a Select sleeve. Labels have some marker.)

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✨✧ True MathematicsFor The Money (voc, inst)/KAOSS (Greeks In Effect Part 2) (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Select, 1988. Good+ ... $9.99
Produced by Hank Shocklee, Carl Ryder and Eric Sadler, aka the Bomb Squad. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(White label promo.)

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TuamieMasta Killa ... LP
Grand Garden, 2016. Very Good ... $14.99
A fresh take on instrumental hip hop from Richmond, VA producer/beatmaker Tuamie! Tuamie's excellent entry in theHouse Shoes Presents series on Street Corner (Volume 4) hipped us to Tuamie's craft, inspired by 90s boombap, adventurous samples and global rhythms – and Masta Killa really ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Tuff CrewDanger Zone ... CD
Warlock, 1988. Used ... $24.99
Beat-heavy work from the Tuff Crew – a group who definitely live up to their name on the bottom end! Much of the work here is very drum machine-heavy – in a style that was maybe used more widely a few years before in hip hop, but which still gives this album by the group a nice sense ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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2pacDear Mama (LP, inst, Moe Z, Moe Z inst)/Thug Life's Bury Me A G/Old School (LP) (CD single) ... CD
Interscope, 1995. Used ... $5.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Tweet feat Missy ElliotThugman (main, tv track, inst, acapella) ... 12-inch
Elektra, 2003. Near Mint- ... $0.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in a stickered sleeve.)

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Twin HypeDouble Barrel EP ... LP
Profile, 1991. Near Mint- ... $3.99
9 cuts, including "Lyrical Rundown", "Nothin' Could Save Ya" and "Rap (It Ain't Illegal Yet)". LP, Vinyl record album
(NOTE – White label promo in a plain sleeve.)

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Two Kings In A CipherMovin' On 'Em (hard one, soft radio one, inst)/You Know How To Make Me (midnight, radio, inst) ... 12-inch
Bahia, 1990. Very Good+ (pic cover)... $1.99
The most notable thing about this single is that Two Kings in A Cipher were Ron Lawrence (known then as Amen Ra) and D Dot Agellettie (known then as D.O.P) who later went on to produce lots of Puffy's hits. And of course, D Dot Angelettie is now better know as The Mad Rapper. "Movin On 'Em&quo ... read more 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has a small sticker.)

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TyWork Of Heart ... LP
Jazz Refreshed (UK), 2018. Sealed 2LP Gatefold ... $19.99
Nice one from Brit hip hop mainstay Ty – living up to the title with personal lyricism from the heart, but soulful a broader, universal sense too – with appearances by John Robinson, Deborah Jordan, N'fa Jones, Julie Dexter, Umar Bin Hassan and more! Ty is hands on with the production ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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U MyndYour Only Lover (album, ranger rick mix, house mix, acapella) ... 12-inch
Luke, 1997. Near Mint- (pic cover)... $1.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has light wear.)

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UGK (Underground Kingz)Super Tight (clear vinyl pressing) ... LP
Get On Down, 1994. New Copy 2LP (reissue)... $28.99 32.98
An early 90s win from UGK – making a strong name for themselves and for Houston as a southern hip hop capital – going strong here a couple years before the massive Ridin Dirty! Strong stuff with solid Pimp C production – Super Tight is a hella appropriate title for this one. ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(First time on vinyl! Clear vinyl pressing!)

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✨✧ Ultramagnetic MCsB-Sides Companion ... LP
Next Plateau, 1997. Very Good ... $11.99
14 track compilation of a lot of the rare stuff by the Ultramagnetics that you've been looking for! Cuts include "Kool Keith Model Android #406", "Ego Trippin' 2000 (remix)", "Live at Tramps (July 11, 1997)", "Ultra Reunion", "MC's Ultra Part 2 ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Urban MysticI Refuse (divine mill groove mix radio, inst, acapella, street clean, street dirty, inst, acapella) ... 12-inch
SoBe, 2006. Near Mint- ... $0.99
Featuring Rick Ross. (Neo Soul, Hip Hop) 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Vast AireDueces Wild ... CD
One, 2008. Used ... $6.99
Vast Aire of Cannibal Ox returns with another unpredictable solo set – with heavily thumping and hard hitting beats, a spacey swirl of synth sounds, and solid MC skills that would work just as well on a block corner as they would on a spaceship. VA still splits the difference between ... read more CD

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Vast AireLook Mom. . .No Hands ... CD
Chocolate Industries, 2004. Used ... $1.99
A solid full length from Vast Aire – formally of Cannibal Ox, delivering his solo debut on the very reliable Chocolate Industries label! If you dug Vast's forceful delivery on Cannibal Ox's much hyped, Def Jux scene igniting Cold Vein LP – but were left a bit cold by El-P's sometimes ... read more CD

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Vinnie PazSeason Of The Assassin ... CD
Enemy Soul, 2010. Used ... $13.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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ViolatorSay What (radio, inst)/First Degree (radio, inst)/Violators (radio, inst) ... 12-inch
Violator, Near Mint- ... $1.99
"Say What" by LL Cool J, "First Degree" by the Da Franchise and "Violators" by L Boogie, Sonya Blade, Noreaga, Mysonne, Prodigy & Busta Rhymes. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in a stickered Violator sleeve.)

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VirtuosoWorld War One – Voice Of Reason ... CD
Omnipotent, 2001. Used ... $9.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Warp 9It's A Beat Wave ... LP
Prism, 1983. Very Good ... $4.99
6 tracks: "BeatWave", "Master Of The Mix", "Nunk (New Wave Funk)", "Light Years Away","Light Years Away (dub version)" and "No Man Is An Island". LP, Vinyl record album

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Warren GRegulate – G Funk Era ... CD
Def Jam/Violator, 1994. Used ... $4.99
A benchmark LP from the first wave of post Chronic g funk – Warren G's blunted masterwork Regulate – G Funk Era! Regulate doesn't have the kind of huge singles that fueled the Dre & Snoop takeover – but it's cut from the same cloth and holds up just as well. Tracks include ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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WeekndEchoes Of Silence ... LP
Republic, 2012. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold ... $19.99
(Neo Soul, Hip Hop) LP, Vinyl record album

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WhodiniRock You Again (Again & Again) (album, single, inst)/Now That Whodini's Inside The Joint ... 12-inch
Jive, 1988. Sealed (pic cover)... $4.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Will CEvil In The Mirror ... CD
Brick, 2009. Used ... $4.99
... CD

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Wreckin' CrewWide (Open Up Your Love) (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Sounds Of Florida, Late 80s. Near Mint- ... $2.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo. Label has some marker.)

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Wu Tang Clan & OthersSoundtracks From The Shaolin Temple ... CD
Wanderluxe, 2008. Used ... $9.99
RZA takes a trip to the Shaolin Temple – and organizes a surprisingly strong set of Wu Tang material to celebrate – featuring appearances by all of the Wu Tang (except for the departed ODB), plus the Killa Bees MCs, and guests. No new epiphanies here for fans, but it's pretty strong ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Wu-Tang ClanCREAM (radio, album, acapella, inst)/Da Mystery Of Chessboxin' (radio, album, acapella, inst) ... CD
RCA, 1995. Used ... $19.99
... CD
(Note: CD is missing front artwork in case – and is priced accordingly.)

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✨✧ Wu-Tang ClanEnter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) ... LP
Loud/RCA, 1993. New Copy ... $19.99 20.98
The classic first LP with Method Man, Ghost Face Killer, Raekwon, Ol' Dirty Bastard, and The Genius. The start of a generation, and of the hip hop enterprise that overshadowed a lot of the mid 90s! 12 tracks, including "Can It All Be So Simple", "Method Man", "Da Mystery ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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X ClanXodus ... CD
Polydor, 1992. Used ... $5.99
The second full length from the Grand Verbalizer Brother J, Professor X and crew, which while still heavy on the Afro-mystic imagery, suffers a bit from the usual X-Clan problems of overused samples and too many Vangloriouses. However, "Fire & Earth", with the traditional gospel ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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YBM23 (voc, inst, acapella)/Reminisce (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
White Label, 1998. Near Mint- ... $4.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Test pressing, with info written in pen.)
Also available
Dirty And Stinkin' (voc, inst) ... 12-inch 13.99
Outhere Brothers Album ... LP 1.99

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Yo-YoWestside Story (radio, LP, inst, radio edit) ... 12-inch
East West, 1993. Near Mint- ... $1.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in a stickered sleeve.)
 
 



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