Yes Yes Y'all: The Experience Music Project Oral History of Hip-hop's First Decade

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Jim Fricke, Charlie Ahearn
Da Capo Press, 2002 - Music - 340 pages
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An account of the origins of hip-hop music as presented by its founders and stars traces the work of such performers as DJ Kool Herc, Grandmaster Flash, and DMC.

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Review: Yes Yes Y'all: The Experience Music Project Oral History Of Hip-hop's First Decade

User Review  - Cynthia E Sherman - Goodreads

Well researched. A great resource tool. Amazing pictures. Many, many readers will find this material interesting and useful. Read full review

Review: Yes Yes Y'all: The Experience Music Project Oral History Of Hip-hop's First Decade

User Review  - captain america - Goodreads

always a fan of oral history. i'd give this book higher marks if i actually liked hip hop. Read full review

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About the author (2002)

Jim Fricke is Senior Curator at the Experience Music Project (EMP) in Seattle, Washington. He was curator of the Hip-Hop Nation exhibit, and has been active in the Northwest music scene for more than twenty-five years. He lives in Seattle. Charlie Ahearn is a filmmaker whose 1982 landmark film Wild Style has become a hip-hop classic. He lives in New York City.

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