The Best of Kurtis Blow - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection

The Best of Kurtis Blow - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection

by Kurtis BlowKurtis Blow

CD

$5.99

Overview

Some 20th Century Masters collections simply were not meant to be made. While there are some that most definitely deserve recognition and due diligence, there are others that are simply one-hit wonders padded with filler material. However, this is fortunately not one of those times, as Kurtis Blow's brilliant but short career is accurately surveyed in this compact volume. Kicking off with the classic anthem "The Breaks" and ending with "If I Ruled the World," every major hit Blow put out is on here; it is probably one of the most comprehensive collections of his work in print. It's an amazing release that pays proper tribute to the boy from Harlem who became one of hip-hop's first superstars.

Product Details

Release Date: 04/15/2003
Label: Mercury
UPC: 0044007702826
catalogNumber: 077028
Rank: 11040

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Kurtis Blow   Primary Artist
Adam White   Voices

Technical Credits

Kurtis Blow   Composer,Producer
Full Force   Composer,Vocal Arrangements
Jimmy Bralower   Composer
Robert Ford   Composer,Producer
Darryl McDaniels   Composer
Denzil Miller   Arranger,Composer
Robert Reed   Composer,Producer
David Reeves   Composer
Russell Simmons   Composer
Nelson George   Liner Notes
J.B. Moore   Arranger,Composer,Producer,rhythm arrangement
Vartan   Art Direction
Larry Smith   Arranger,Composer
Tom Terrell   Tray Photo
William Waring   Composer
Scott Ravine   Licensing
Lawrence Smith   Composer
Daniel J. Harris   Composer

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