|Planet Rap: A Sample Of The World CD (1993) |
10 Pack - Data CD music In the late '70s and early '80s, the majority of rappers were from New York. Hip-hop was born in Harlem and the South Bronx, and it wasn't long before Queens, Brooklyn, and Long Island got in on the action. But in the late '80s, it became obvious that you didn't have to be from New York to be a well known MC -- by 1988, hip-hoppers from different regions of the U.S. were soaring to the top of the Billboard charts. And hip-hop not only went national, it went international. Released in 1993, this generally excellent compilation ...