Kool Herc

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DJ Kool Herc
... Clive Campbell (born April 16, 1955), also known as Kool Herc, DJ Kool Herc and Kool DJ Herc, is a Jamaican-born American DJ who is credited with originating hip hop ...
Hip Pop - 1970s - Introduction of Rapping
... DJ Kool Herc and Coke La Rock provided an influence on the vocal style of rapping by delivering simple poetry verses over funk music breaks, after party-goers showed little interest in their previous attempts to ... Kool Herc the Herculoids were the first hip hop group to gain recognition in New York, but the number of MC teams increased over time ... The term "B-boy" was coined by DJ Kool Herc to describe the people who would wait for the break section of the song, getting in front of the audience to dance in a distinctive, frenetic style ...
DJ Kool Herc - Biography - Influence On Artists
... In 1975, the young Grandmaster Flash, to whom Kool Herc was, in his words, "a hero", began DJing in Herc's style ... Afrika Bambaataa first heard Kool Herc in 1973 ... obtained his own soundsystem in 1975 and began to DJ in Herc's style, converting his followers to the non-violent Zulu Nation in the process ...
Dance Hall (Jamaican) - Notable Early DJs - Influence On Hip Hop
... to many music historians, hip hop began with DJ Kool Herc, a Jamaican who lived in the urban neighborhoods of New York City ... In an interview in 1989 with Davey D, DJ Kool Herc says "Hip hop, the whole chemistry of that came from Jamaica" ... Kool Herc was known in the Bronx for his sound system the Herculoids, which was a huge, heavy, and loud speaker system ...
Hip Hop Music - 1970s - Introduction of Rapping
... DJ Kool Herc and Coke La Rock provided an influence on the vocal style of rapping by delivering simple poetry verses over funk music breaks, after party-goers showed little interest in their ... Kool Herc the Herculoids were the first hip hop group to gain recognition in New York, but the number of MC teams increased over time ... The term "B-boy" was coined by DJ Kool Herc to describe the people who would wait for the break section of the song, getting in front of the audience to dance ...