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Author / Creator:Walker, Lance Scott, interviewer.
Edition:First edition.
Imprint:Los Angeles, CA : Sinecure Books, 2013.
Description:283 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 26 cm
Subject:Rap musicians -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews.
Rap (Music) -- Texas -- Houston.
Rap (Music) -- Pictorial works.
Rap (Music)
Rap musicians.
Texas -- Houston.
Pictorial works.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/9969387
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Other authors / contributors:Beste, Peter, photographer.
D., Willie, 1966- writer of supplementary textual content.
Kugelberg, Johan, editor.
Daley, Michael (Michael P.), 1985- editor.
Notes:Includes discographical references.
Summary:Houston Rap Tapes is the companion to Houston Rap , Peter Beste's intimate photo book on this important hip hop culture. Houston Rap Tapes complements Beste's photography with a series of oral histories conducted by writer Lance Scott Walker. The book features exclusive interviews with legendary producers and MCs such as Bun B, Willie D, Paul Wall, Z-Ro, Big Mike, DJ DMD, K-Rino, Salih Williams and Lil' Troy, alongside stories from old school masters like MC Wickett Crickett and Rick Royal. The life stories of the Houston rap scene are also represented by an assortment of radio and club personalities, impresarios, ex-pimps, former drug dealers and members of the community. Lance Scott Walker and Peter Beste spent nine years documenting the most influential style in twenty-first-century hip hop and the vibrant inner-city culture from which it stems.
Physical Description:283 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 26 cm
Bibliography:Includes discographical references.