Today in 1979, the Sugar Hill Gang dropped their smash hit “Rapper’s Delight,” which would change the face and sound of hip hop culture forever. The track was a commercial banger, putting rap music on the map for mainstream audiences, and paved the stepping stone for future artists that would be part of the genre. Here is a tribute to one of hip hop’s biggest hits to date.
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I said a hip hop, a hippy, a hippy to the hip hip hop you don’t stop a rockin’.