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Grandmaster Flash's 'The Message' Tops Rolling Stone's Hip-Hop Song List
'Mother Of Hip-Hop' Sylvia Robinson Dies
The Sugarhill Gang Working On A Comeback Album
Remembering Old School Music Classics
Junior Senior To Include 7-Song EP With Ltd. Ed. Of New Album, 'Hey Hey My My Yo Yo'; Out Aug 14
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Albums:

Sugarhill Gang

8th Wonder

Jump On It!

Livin' In The Fast Lane

Apache/Rapper's Delight
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Biography:
Birth Place: Englewood, New Jersey
Years Active: 1975–present
Genres: Old School Hip Hop, Funk

The Sugarhill Gang is a hip-hop group from Englewood, New Jersey. The group's sound combines hip-hop with funk, R&B, and elements of a disco beat. The line-up consists of Wonder Mike, Big Bank Hank, and Master Gee. The trio was assembled into a group by producer Sylvia Robinson, who also founded Sugar Hill Records, along with her husband, record mogul Joe Robinson They shot to fame in 1979 with the hit title track, “Rapper's Delight,” from their 1980 debut album earning the band the status of being the first hip-hop group to have a Top 40 chart hit. Their second album, “8th Wonder,” produced the minor hits, “Apache” “Showdown” featuring Grandmaster Flash the Furious Five an... Continue Bio >>

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