Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages

A B-Boy's Progress

Carol Cooper, Village Voice, The, 6 September 1983

WHEN RAP WAS first struggling out of the youth-center playgrounds and into big-time notoriety, Kurtis Blow was there.

Total word count of piece: 1034


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.


Login via your library

If your local library has signed up with Rock's Backpages, please enter your card number below: