Related Artists

Grandmaster Flash


Whodini


Midnight Star


Run-D.M.C.


Parliament


Newcleus


Kool & The Gang


Slick Rick


Kurtis Blow


Zapp & Roger

Sugarhill Gang


Home > Music > S > Sugarhill Gang


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 >>


Music:
Listen to Sugarhill Gang
and similar artists - Play Now
All Albums >>

Latest Tracks:
Rapper's Delight (Hip-Hop Remix - Long Versio…
On: Rapper's Delight
$0.99 Buy Song
Hot Hot Summer Day
On: Rhino Hi-Five: Hip Hop Vol.1 (Parental Adviso…
$0.99 Buy Song
Rappers Delight
On: The Wedding Singer: Music From The Motion Pic…
$0.99 Buy Song
Funk Box (Lp Version)
On: 8th Wonder
$1.29 Buy Song
On The Money
On: 8th Wonder
$1.29 Buy Song

More Tracks >>


Photos:

Sugarhill_Gang
Sugarhill_Gang
Sugarhill_Gang
Sugarhill_Gang
Sugarhill_Gang
Sugarhill_Gang
Sugarhill_Gang
Sugarhill_Gang
Sugarhill_Gang
Sugarhill_Gang
Sugarhill_Gang
Sugarhill_Gang
Sugarhill_Gang
Sugarhill_Gang
Sugarhill_Gang
Sugarhill_Gang
View All Pictures >>


Videos: