Hip Hop

PLAYLIST: 50 Years of Hip Hop – compiled by DMC UK champion DJ Huw Wackman

Hip hop recently celebrated its 50th birthday, so to mark the occasion we got newly crowned DMC UK champion DJ from Cwmbran Huw Wackman to compile a playlist of his favourite hip hop cuts listen below.

Brand Nubian – Slow Down

Biz Markie – Just a Friend

MC Shan – The Bridge

Digital Underground – The Humpty Dance

Roxanne Shanté – bite this

U.T.F.O. – Roxanne, Roxanne

A Tribe Called Quest – Can I Kick It?

Slick Rick – La Di Da Di

Outkast – Ms. Jackson

Wu-Tang Clan – Protect Ya Neck

Dead Prez- Hip-Hop

Beastie Boys – Hold It, Now Hit It

Doug E. Fresh and the Get Fresh Crew – The Show

Grandmaster and Melle Mel – White Lines

The Notorious B.I.G. – Big Poppa

RUN DMC – Peter Piper

Public Enemy – Bring the Noise

Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five – The Adventures of Grandmaster Flash on the Wheels of Steel

De La Soul – Me Myself and I

Boogie Down Productions – South Bronx

Mobb Deep – Shook Ones (Part II)

Schoolly D, P.S.K – What Does It Mean?

LL Cool J – Mama Said Knock You Out

Big Daddy Kane – RAW

Big Daddy Kane – Wrath Of Kane

Rob Base and DJ E-Z Rock – It Takes Two

Eric B. and Rakim – I Know You Got Soul

EPMD – So Whatcha Sayin

LL Cool J – Rock the Bells

Public Enemy – Rebel Without a Pause

Eric B. and Rakim – Paid in Full

Public Enemy – Fight the Power

Run-DMC – Sucker M.C.’s

Afrika Bambaataa and the Soulsonic Force – Planet Rock

Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five – The Message

Afrika Bambaataa & Soulsonic Force – Looking for the Perfect

Public Enemy – Public Enemy No. 1

Hip Hop

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