This encyclopedic comics history of the formative years of hip hop captures the vivid personalities and magnetic performances of old-school pioneers and early stars like DJ Kool Herc, Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, plus the charismatic players behind the scenes like Russell Simmons; Debbie Harry, Keith Haring and other luminaries make cameos.

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Hip Hop Family Tree
By Ed Piskor
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ISBN: 9781606996904
Fantagraphics, 2013
NFNT Age Recommendation: Adult (18+)


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