Run D.M.C. - King Of Rock (LP)

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Hip Hop
Artist: Run D.M.C.
Album: King Of Rock
Released: Europe, 2013
Genre(s): Hip Hop


A1Rock The House2:43
Mixed By - The Latin Rascals
Percussion - Sam Jacobs
A2King Of Rock5:12
Guitar - Eddie Martinez
Mixed By - Elai Tubo
A3You Talk Too Much5:58
Mixed By - DJ Red Alert
A4Jam-Master Jammin'4:24
Guitar - Davy D
Mixed By - Tony Torrez
A5Roots, Rap, Reggae3:14
Featuring - Yellowman
Mixed By - Randy Murray
B1Can You Rock It Like This4:28
Guitar - Eddie Martinez
Mixed By - Rick Rubin
B2You're Blind5:29
Guitar - Bobby Gass, Larry Smith, Rick Rubin
Mixed By - Chuck Chillout
B3It's Not Funny5:32
Mixed By - Jam Master Jay
B4Darryl And Joe (Krush-Groove 3)6:30
Mixed By - DJ Red Alert

Run-D.M.C.'s "King of Rock" is a quintessential album in the hip-hop genre. It was released in 1985 and is now available on vinyl with a 2013 reissue. The album has stood the test of time and remains an important work that helped define the genre. It is a classic piece of hip-hop history, and the reissue is a must-have for any collector.

The album is notable for its title track, "King of Rock," which is considered one of the band's most iconic songs. The song showcases the band's signature rap style, with hard-hitting lyrics and beats that are both catchy and memorable. Other standout tracks on the album include "You Talk Too Much," "Can You Rock It Like This," and "It's Not Funny." Each of these tracks offers a unique perspective on the hip-hop genre and demonstrates the range and talent of Run-D.M.C.

The album was groundbreaking in its time, blending elements of rap, rock, and pop music into a unique and cohesive sound. Run-D.M.C. was able to create a new sound that spoke to a wide audience, bridging the gap between different music genres. This album was also notable for its use of live instrumentation, as opposed to samples, which was a significant departure from the norm at the time.

The 2013 reissue on vinyl is a must-have for any fan of hip-hop or music collector. The reissue offers the listener a chance to experience the album in a new way, with the warmth and depth of vinyl sound. The reissue also includes additional artwork and liner notes, providing fans with a deeper understanding of the album's place in hip-hop history.

The album's reissue is pressed on 180-gram vinyl, which provides a high-quality sound that is both rich and full. The vinyl's weight also ensures that it will last for years to come and is a great investment for any collector. The reissue is also beautifully presented, with a striking cover design that is sure to catch the eye of any potential buyer.

In conclusion, Run-D.M.C.'s "King of Rock" is a must-have album for any fan of hip-hop or music collector. The album helped define the genre and remains an important work in the history of hip-hop. The 2013 reissue on vinyl offers a unique listening experience that is sure to delight any fan. The reissue is beautifully presented and pressed on high-quality vinyl, making it a great investment for any collector. If you're looking to add a classic piece of hip-hop history to your collection, the 2013 reissue of "King of Rock" is the perfect choice.

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