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Herbert Anthony Stevens IV (born February 23, 1987), better known by his stage name Ab-Soul, is an American hip hop recording artist from Carson, California.
Above the Law is an American hip hop group from Pomona, California, founded in 1989 by Cold 187um, Laylaw, KMG the Illustrator, Go Mack, and DJ Total K-Oss.
Acoustic Alchemy is an English contemporary instrumental and smooth jazz band formed in England in the early 1980s (c. 1981), originally fronted by acoustic guitarists Nick Webb and Simon James.
"All or Nothing" is a song by German dance-pop group Milli Vanilli.
Antoinette (born 1969) is an American rapper from Bronx, New York, who released two albums, during the late 1980s and early 1990s.
Arthur Baker (born April 22, 1955) is an American record producer and DJ best known for his work with hip hop artists like Afrika Bambaataa, Planet Patrol, and the British group New Order.
Maria Louise Joensen (born 21 January 1985), professionally known as Aura Dione, is a Danish singer and songwriter.
Azari & III (pronounced "Azari and Third") were a Canadian music group formed in 2008, performing house, electronic and dance music.
"Baby Don't Forget My Number" is a song by German dance-pop group Milli Vanilli.
"Back to Life (However Do You Want Me)" is a song by British R&B band Soul II Soul.
Bassomatic (sometimes written as Bass-O-Matic) were a British band, that recorded house music in the 1990s.
Berlin are an American new wave band originally formed in Orange County, California.
Antonio Hardy (born September 10, 1968), better known by his stage name Big Daddy Kane, is a Grammy Award-winning American rapper and actor who started his career in 1986 as a member of the rap collective the Juice Crew.
Curtis Donnell Davis (August 7, 1968 – June 15, 2002), better known by his stage name Big Mello, was an American rapper from Houston, Texas.
Black, Rock and Ron was an American male rap trio, composed of Lord Black (David Cootryer), The Ruler Master Rock (Greig Walsh), and Ron Scratch (Ron Walsh).
Bomb the Bass is an electronic music alias of English musician and producer Tim Simenon.
Bongos (Spanish: bongó) are an Afro-Cuban percussion instrument consisting of a pair of small open bottomed drums of different sizes.
In popular music, a break is an instrumental or percussion section during a song derived from or related to stop-time – being a "break" from the main parts of the song or piece.
Brian Peter George St John le Baptiste de la Salle Eno, RDI (born Brian Peter George Eno; 15 May 1948) is an English musician, composer, record producer, singer, writer, and visual artist.
William Emmanuel Bevan, known by his recording alias Burial, is a British electronic musician from South London.
C-Block were a German platinum-selling Hip-Hop group, founded in 1995 by German music producers Frank Müller and Jörg Wagner.
Caron Melina Wheeler (born 19 January 1963) is a British singer, songwriter, record producer and musician.
For the religious buildings, see Chapter house Chapterhouse were a British shoegazing/alternative rock band from Reading, Berkshire, England.
Chrisette Michele Payne (born December 8, 1982), known professionally as Chrisette Michele, is an American R&B and soul singer-songwriter.
Charles Louis Brown (August 22, 1936 – May 16, 2012) was an American guitarist, bandleader and singer who has garnered the honorific nickname "The Godfather of Go-Go".
Color Me Badd is an American contemporary R&B group that was formed in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
"Colour of Love" is a song recorded by German Eurodance group Snap!.
"Come Undone" is a song by British band Duran Duran.
Compton's Most Wanted (C.M.W.) was an American gangsta rap group and one of the original pioneers of the West Coast hip hop scene.
The conga, also known as tumbadora, is a tall, narrow, single-headed drum from Cuba.
Criminal Nation was an American hip-hop group whose members included D-Rob, Spade, Bumpy, Wojack, MC Deff, Clee-Bone and Eugenius.
Lucas MacFadden (born October 4, 1972), better known as Cut Chemist, is an American DJ and record producer.
Philip Thomas (born 12 February 1965), better known as Cutty Ranks is a Jamaican dancehall musician.
Dannii Minogue (born 20 October 1971) is an Australian singer, dancer, songwriter, model, fashion designer, television presenter and actress.
Davy DMX, also called Davy D, is an American musician, DJ, songwriter and producer best known for his work in cooperation with Run-DMC, Kurtis Blow, The Fat Boys, and Jam Master Jay.
Death Certificate is the second studio album by American rapper Ice Cube, released on October 29, 1991 by Priority Records and EMI.
Deep Forest is a musical group originally consisting of two French musicians, Michel Sanchez and Éric Mouquet.
Desirée Annette Weeks (born 30 November 1968), stage name Des'ree, is a British R&B recording artist who rose to popularity during the 1990s.
Detroit's Most Wanted is a pioneering rap group from Detroit, Michigan that originally formed in 1986.
Discogs (short for discographies) is a website and crowdsourced database of information about audio recordings, including commercial releases, promotional releases, and bootleg or off-label releases.
David Marvin Blake (born January 18, 1970), better known by his stage name DJ Quik, is an American hip hop recording artist, DJ and record producer.
Joshua Paul "Josh" Davis (born June 29, 1972), better known by his stage name DJ Shadow, is an American record producer and DJ.
Earl Simmons (born December 18, 1970), known professionally as DMX, is an American rapper and actor.
Duran Duran are an English new wave and synthpop band formed in Birmingham in 1978.
Cedric Dormaine Hill better known by his stage name E.S.G. (which stands for Everyday Street Gangsta or Everyday Serving God) is a southern hip hop recording artist from Houston, Texas.
Eric Lynn Wright (September 7, 1964March 26, 1995), better known by his stage name Eazy-E, was an American rapper who performed solo and in the hip hop group N.W.A. Wright is affectionately called "The Godfather of Gangsta rap".
Electra was a British electronic-music band, founded in the late 1980s by Paul Oakenfold in close collaboration with his friend Steve Osborne.
Electronic was an English alternative dance supergroup formed by New Order singer and guitarist Bernard Sumner and ex-Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr.
EMF are a British alternative rock band from Cinderford, Gloucestershire, who came to prominence at the beginning of the 1990s.
Era (styled as +eRa+, acronym for “Enminential Rythmn of the Ancestors”) is a New-Age music project by French composer Eric Lévi.
Eric B. & Rakim are a hip hop duo formed in Long Island, New York, in 1986, composed of Eric B. (born Eric Barrier) and MC Rakim (born William Michael Griffin Jr.). AllMusic wrote that "during rap's so-called golden age in the late '80s, Eric B. & Rakim were almost universally recognized as the premier DJ/MC team in all of hip-hop." Tom Terrell of NPR called them "the most influential DJ/MC combo in contemporary pop music period," while the editors of About.com ranked them as No.
Fear of a Black Hat is a 1993 American mockumentary film on the evolution and state of American hip hop music.
Arturo Molina, Jr. (born May 31, 1964), better known as Frost (originally Kid Frost), is an American rapper, songwriter and record producer.
Funk is a music genre that originated in African American communities in the mid-1960s when African American musicians created a rhythmic, danceable new form of music through a mixture of soul music, jazz, and rhythm and blues (R&B).
Gabriel Contino, better known as Gabriel o Pensador (Portuguese for "Gabriel the Thinker") is a Brazilian rapper, writer, and composer known for his intellectual lyrics which speak of activism, and issues of race, politics, social problems, and the Catholic church.
Gerardo Mejía (born April 16, 1965. Retrieved September 22, 2008.), better known by his mononym Gerardo, is an Ecuadorian-American rapper, singer and actor who later became a recording industry executive, and more recently a pastor.
"Get the Message" is a song by Electronic, the English band formed by Bernard Sumner of New Order and ex-Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr.
Geto Boys (originally spelled Ghetto Boys) is an American rap group from Fifth Ward, Houston, Texas, consisting of Scarface, Bushwick Bill and Willie D. The Geto Boys have earned notoriety for their lyrics covering controversial topics such as misogyny, gore, psychotic experiences, and necrophilia.
Girl You Know It's True is a 1989 album that was the U.S. debut of German pop group Milli Vanilli.
"Girls Around the World" is a song by American recording artist Lloyd.
Grandmaster Melle Mel and the Furious Five was released in 1984 by Sugarhill Records after the split between Grandmaster Flash and Melle Mel.
Gregorian is a German band headed by Frank Peterson that performs Gregorian chant-inspired versions of modern pop and rock songs.
Hal Leonard Corporation is a United States music publishing and distribution company founded in Winona, Minnesota, by Harold "Hal" Edstrom, his brother, Everett "Leonard" Edstrom, and fellow musician Roger Busdicker.
"Hey Young World" is the third single released from Slick Rick's debut album, The Great Adventures of Slick Rick.
"I Know You Got Soul" is a song recorded by Eric B. & Rakim in 1987.
O'Shea Jackson Sr. (born June 15, 1969), known professionally as Ice Cube, is an American rapper, writer and actor.
Ice MC (born Ian Campbell, March 22, 1965) is a British rapper best known for the '90s eurodance hits "Take Away the Colour", "Think About the Way" "and "It's a Rainy Day." The dance hits from Ice MC are most notable for being the first songs in the eurodance genre to blend raggamuffin style rap with female singing choruses.
Insane Poetry is an American hip hop group from Los Angeles, California.
The Invisibl Skratch Piklz are a group of turntablists.
Keidran Jones (born 15 April 1987), better known by his stage name Iyaz, is a Virgin Islander singer-songwriter and dancer, signed with the record label Beluga Heights Records.
James Dewitt Yancey (February 7, 1974 – February 10, 2006), better known by the stage names J Dilla and Jay Dee, was an American record producer and rapper who emerged from the mid-1990s underground hip hop scene in Detroit, Michigan, as one third of the acclaimed music group Slum Village.
Jam & Spoon were a German electronic music duo formed in 1991 in Frankfurt.
"Keep On Movin'" is a song by British soul and R&B band Soul II Soul.
Roger McBride (born December 14, 1968), better known by his stage name King T (formerly known as King Tee), is an American West Coast Hip hop rapper from Compton, California.
"Last Christmas" is a song by English pop duo Wham!, released on Epic Records in December 1984, on a double A-side with "Everything She Wants".
Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. (born September 27, 1982), known professionally as Lil Wayne, is an American rapper.
James Todd Smith (born January 14, 1968), known professionally as LL Cool J (short for Ladies Love Cool James), is an American rapper, actor, author and entrepreneur from Queens, New York.
Lloyd Polite Jr. (born January 3, 1986), better known by his mononym Lloyd, is an American R&B singer-songwriter, dancer and actor.
Lo-Key? is an American hip hop/R&B band that formed in Kansas City, Missouri and Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Mantronix was an influential 1980s hip hop and electro funk music group from New York City.
Marlon Williams (born September 30, 1962), better known by his stage name Marley Marl, is an American DJ, record producer, rapper and record label founder, primarily operating in hip hop music.
Marta Sánchez López (born 8 May 1966) is a Spanish vocalist.
Percy Robert Miller, known by his stage name Master P or his business name P. Miller is an American rapper, actor, businessman, record producer, philanthropist, and former basketball player.
Masters at Work is the garage house production and remix team of "Little" Louie Vega and Kenny "Dope" Gonzalez.
Shawn Moltke (born September 6, 1965) better known by his stage name MC Shan, is an American hip hop and R&B recording artist.
Ulpiano Sergio Reyes (born April 12, 1967), better known as Mellow Man Ace, is a Cuban-American rapper known for bilingual delivery and novelty rhymes.
Michelle McCullock (born November 1, 1970), better known by her stage name Michie Mee, is a Canadian rapper and actress.
Milli Vanilli was a German R&B duo from Munich.
Richard Melville Hall (born September 11, 1965), better known by his stage name Moby, is an American musician, DJ, record producer, singer, songwriter, and photographer known for his electronic music, veganism, and support of animal rights.
Nice & Smooth is an East Coast hip hop duo from New York City that consists of Greg Nice (Greg Mays) and Smooth B (Daryl Barnes), plus their DJ Teddy Tedd (Tedd Whiting).
O.F.T.B. (an abbreviation of Operation From The Bottom) was an American hip hop group from the Watts district of Los Angeles, California.
Bat-Sheva Ofra Haza-Ashkenazi (עפרה חזה; November 19, 1957 February 23, 2000) was an Israeli singer, actress and Grammy Award-nominee recording artist, commonly known as "The Israeli Madonna", or "Madonna of the East".
"Ooops Up" is a song by German Eurodance group Snap!.
Cover to My Afro's On Fire --> Outlaw Posse was a British hip hop group formed by Bello B (real name Isaac Bello) and K-Gee (real name Karl Gordon).
The Outsidaz was an American hip hop collective from Newark, New Jersey, perhaps best known through their affiliation with fellow New York-area rappers, the Fugees, and Detroit-area rappers D12.
Overlord X (born ', in Hackney) was one of the earliest British hip hop artists to receive national acclaim in the UK, with his most well known song still being his second single release, "14 Days in May" (Westside Records, 1988) about Edward Earl Johnson.
P.M. Dawn was an American hip hop act, formed in 1988 by the brothers Attrell Cordes (known by his stage name Prince Be, sometimes credited as Prince Be the Nocturnal) and Jarrett Cordes (known as DJ Minutemix) in Jersey City, New Jersey.
"Paid in Full" is a song by American hip hop duo Eric B. & Rakim.
Noah Benjamin Lennox (born July 17, 1978), also known by his moniker Panda Bear, is an American musician, singer-songwriter and co-founding member of the experimental pop band Animal Collective.
Peter John Joseph Murphy (born 11 July 1957) is an English singer and musician.
Pizzicato Five (formerly typeset as Pizzicato V and sometimes abbreviated to P5)Yang Jeff, Dina Can, Terry Hong, (1997) Eastern Standard Time pg 277 New York: Mariner Books was a Japanese pop band formed in Tokyo in 1979 by multi-instrumentalists Yasuharu Konishi and Keitaro Takanami.
Poor Righteous Teachers was a hip hop group from Trenton, New Jersey, founded in 1989.
Prayer is an invocation or act that seeks to activate a rapport with an object of worship, typically a deity, through deliberate communication.
Product Placement is an album by DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist.
Public Enemy is an American hip hop group consisting of Chuck D, Flavor Flav, Professor Griff, Khari Wynn, DJ Lord, and the S1W group.
Raw Fusion was a spin-off project from Digital Underground emcee Money-B, with DJ talent provided by DU contributor DJ Fuze.
Rival Dealer is the seventh extended play by British electronic music producer Burial.
Roxette are a Swedish pop rock duo, consisting of Marie Fredriksson (vocals and keyboards) and Per Gessle (vocals and guitar).
Rozalla Miller (born 18 March 1964), better known as simply Rozalla, is a Zambian electronic music performer.
"Run's House" is a single released by Run–D.M.C. from their fourth studio album Tougher Than Leather.
Run-DMC was an American hip hop group from Hollis, Queens, New York, founded in 1981 by Joseph Simmons, Darryl McDaniels, and Jason Mizell.
The Ruthless Rap Assassins were a British hip hop group from Hulme, Manchester, England.
Salt of the Earth is the second album by the Washington, D.C.-based group The Soul Searchers.
San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.
Brad Terrence Jordan (born November 9, 1970), better known by his stage name Scarface, is an American rapper and music producer.
"Set Adrift on Memory Bliss" is a song by American hip-hop group P.M. Dawn.
Simon Harris (born 12 December 1962) is predominantly known as the owner and founder of the record label Music of Life and writer/producer of most of its extensive catalogue of songs, although he is also an influential DJ, award winning producer, remixer and pioneer of electronic music.
Sleigh Bells is an American noise pop musical duo based in Brooklyn, New York, formed in 2008.
Richard Martin Lloyd Walters (born January 14, 1965); better known as Slick Rick, Rick The Ruler and MC Ricky D, is a British-born American rapper.
Snap! are a German Eurodance group formed in 1989 by producers Michael Münzing and Luca Anzilotti.
"So Strung Out" is a song by hip-hop group C-Block.
Soul II Soul are a British musical group formed in London in 1988.
Sussex Records, Inc. was a Los Angeles-based record label, founded by music executive and businessman, Clarence Avant, that existed from 1969 through 1975.
"Sweet Lullaby" is a song by French world music/ethnic electronica Deep Forest which originally appeared on their eponymous album.
Sweet Tee (born Toi Jackson) is an American rapper, who was signed to Profile Records in the 1980s.
Sydney Youngblood (born Sydney Ford, 2 December 1960) is an American-German singer, who had several successful dance/funk hits during the late 1980s and early 1990s.
Clarence "Terry" Ronnie Keaton (born September 16, 1961), known by the stage name T La Rock, is an American old-school emcee best known for his collaboration with Def Jam Recordings co-founder Rick Rubin and the 1984 single "It's Yours." He disappeared from the hip hop scene after a traumatic brain injury in 1994, but as of 2008, he was back on stage.
"Take My Breath Away" is a song written by Italian DJ Giorgio Moroder and Tom Whitlock for the film Top Gun, performed by the band Berlin.
Tha Dogg Pound is an American hip hop duo formed in 1992, made up of West Coast rappers Kurupt and Daz Dillinger (formerly Dat Nigga Daz).
The Avalanches are an Australian electronic music group, formed in Melbourne in 1997.
The Conscious Daughters (TCD) were an American female hip hop duo from the Bay Area, California, United States, consisting of Carla "CMG" Green and the late Karryl "Special One" Smith.
The Dining Rooms is a band based in Milan, Italy.
The Go! Team are a six-piece band from Brighton, England.
The Goats were an American alternative hip hop trio from Philadelphia.
The Good Girls are a female R&B trio from Los Angeles, California that emerged in the late 1980s; composed of Shireen Crutchfield, Joyce Tolbert, and DeMonica Santiago.
Corey Scoffern (born May 20, 1975), better known by his stage name The Grouch, is an American rapper and producer currently based in Maui, Hawaii but grew up and spent most of his time in the San Francisco Bay Area (Oakland, California).
"The Look" is a song by the Swedish pop duo Roxette.
The S.O.U.L. S.Y.S.T.E.M. was an American R&B and dance music group, assembled by Robert Clivillés and David Cole of C&C Music Factory, that was active in 1992.
The Skinny Boys are an American hip hop group originally from Bridgeport, Connecticut.
The X-Ecutioners are a group of hip hop DJs/turntablists from New York City, New York.
Thundercat was originally the name of a series of snowmobiles produced by Arctic Cat from 1993 to 2002.
Top Quality was an American rapper formally signed to RCA Records in the early 1990s.
Tupac Amaru Shakur (born Lesane Parish Crooks; June 16, 1971September 13, 1996), also known by his stage names Tupac, 2Pac and Makaveli, was an American rapper and actor.
"Unbelievable" is a song written and recorded by British band EMF, originally appearing on their debut album Schubert Dip.
Unrest is an indie rock band from the Washington, D.C. area.
Robert Matthew Van Winkle (born October 31, 1967), known professionally as Vanilla Ice, is an American rapper, actor, and television host.
WAMU (88.5 FM) is a public news/talk station that services the greater Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.
Sannie Charlotte Carlson (born 11 April 1970), better known by her various stage names including Whigfield, Naan, or simply Sannie, is a Danish singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress.
"You Gotta Be" is a pop song by British singer Des'ree, written by the singer with the track's producer, Ashley Ingram.
Joseph Wayne McVey IV (born January 19, 1977), better known by his stage names Z-Ro and The Mo City Don, is an American rapper from Houston, Texas.
The 2 Live Crew is an American hip-hop group from Miami, Florida.
3rd Bass was an American hip-hop group that rose to fame in the late 1980s and early 1990s, and was notable for being one of the first successful interracial hip-hop groups.
5th Ward Boyz is an American southern hip hop trio, based out of Houston, Texas.