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Flier for “NY’s Best in Concert” at the Audubon Ballroom

Designed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Distributed by:
Mike and Dave Productions, American  Search this
Subject of:
Crash Crew, American, founded 1977  Search this
DJ Darryl C, American  Search this
Grand Wizard Theodore, American, born 1963  Search this
Fantastic Five, American, 1979 - 1994  Search this
Marvelous 3, American  Search this
Kool DJ AJ, American, died 2015  Search this
Busy Bee Starski, American, born 1962  Search this
DJ Small, American  Search this
Lovebug Starski, American, 1960 - 2018  Search this
Mr. Sweety "G", American  Search this
Treacherous Three, American, 1978 - 1985  Search this
Rayvon, American  Search this
Johnny Wa, American  Search this
Audubon Ballroom, American, founded 1912  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 7/8 × 8 3/8 in. (27.6 × 21.3 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 12, 1980
Topic:
African American  Search this
Design  Search this
DJs (Musicians)  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.38.1.15
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd571d6a99c-a32e-4da4-a735-0f0f0308be89
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.38.1.15
Online Media:

Flier/ballot for the "Rappers Academy Awards 1983"

Designed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Distributed by:
Cousins Productions, American  Search this
Fly Guys and Fly Girls Productions, American  Search this
Godfather Productions, American  Search this
Subject of:
Grandmaster Flash, American, born 1958  Search this
Afrika Bambaataa, American, born 1957  Search this
DJ Kool Herc, Jamaican American, born 1955  Search this
Master O.C., American  Search this
DJ Easy Lee, American  Search this
Davey D, American  Search this
Whiz Kid, American  Search this
DJ Charlie Chase, American, born 1959  Search this
Afrika Islam, American, born 1967  Search this
Crazy Eddie, American  Search this
MasterDon, American  Search this
Grand Mixer DXT, American  Search this
DJ Reggie Wells, American  Search this
DJ Von-K, American  Search this
DJ Easy E, American  Search this
Kool DJ AJ, American, died 2015  Search this
DJ Mike, American  Search this
Sugar Daddy, American  Search this
Eddie Cheba, American  Search this
DJ Starchild, American, died 2012  Search this
T.J. Swann, American  Search this
DJ Master Supreme, American  Search this
DJ June Bug, American, 1958 - 1983  Search this
Kurtis Blow, American, born 1959  Search this
Sweet G, American  Search this
Busy Bee Starski, American, born 1962  Search this
Jimmy Spicer, American, 1958 - 2019  Search this
Spoonie Gee, American, born 1963  Search this
Lovebug Starski, American, 1960 - 2018  Search this
Kool Kyle, American  Search this
Spyder D, American  Search this
Furious Five, American, 1978 - 1989  Search this
Treacherous Three, American, 1978 - 1985  Search this
The Fearless Four, American, 1977 - 1994  Search this
Soulsonic Force, American, founded 1980  Search this
Jazzy Five, American  Search this
Awesome Foursome, American  Search this
The Cold Crush Brothers, American, founded 1978  Search this
Master Don and the Death Committee, American  Search this
Disco Four, American  Search this
Crash Crew, American, founded 1977  Search this
Funky 4 + 1, American, 1977 - 1983  Search this
Whodini, American, founded 1981  Search this
Jalil Hutchins, American, born 1963  Search this
Ecstasy, American, born 1964  Search this
Guys Around the Block, American  Search this
West Street Mob, American, 1981 - 1984  Search this
Dr. Jeckyll & Mr. Hyde, American, 1980 - 1987  Search this
The Force M.D.'s, American, founded 1981  Search this
Run-D.M.C., American, 1981 - 2002  Search this
Romantic 4, American  Search this
The Fat Boys, American, founded 1982  Search this
Quicksilver and the Super Lovers, American  Search this
Famous M.C.s, American  Search this
Blade and Fortune, American  Search this
Imperial Brothers, American  Search this
Addida Dolls, American  Search this
Sugar Hill Records, American, 1979 - late 1980s  Search this
Tommy Boy Music, American, founded 1981  Search this
Streetwise, American  Search this
Profile Records, American, 1981 - 1997  Search this
Mercury Records, American, founded 1945  Search this
Mr. Magic, American, 1956 - 2009  Search this
The World's Famous Supreme Team, American, 1979 - 1991  Search this
Jazzy Jay Show, American  Search this
Sweet Gee Show, American  Search this
The Afrika Islam Show, American  Search this
Dip Lite Productions, American  Search this
Mike and Dave Productions, American  Search this
Baby Jay Productions, American  Search this
Black Door Production, American  Search this
KLB Fun Productions, American  Search this
Carl TN’T  Search this
High School of Graphic Communication Arts, American, 1925 - 2012  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 7/8 × 8 3/8 in. (27.6 × 21.3 cm)
Type:
ballots
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
June 11, 1983
Topic:
African American  Search this
Design  Search this
DJs (Musicians)  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Radio  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.38.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f224c12f-5454-4700-a8db-592e01f030cd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.38.1.2
Online Media:

Flier for “Chief Rocker Busy Bee’s Birthday”

Designed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Busy Bee Starski, American, born 1962  Search this
Lovebug Starski, American, 1960 - 2018  Search this
Kool DJ AJ, American, died 2015  Search this
Grand Wizard Theodore, American, born 1963  Search this
Fantastic Five, American, 1979 - 1994  Search this
MC Sha-Rock, American, born 1962  Search this
Afrika Bambaataa, American, born 1957  Search this
Spoonie Gee, American, born 1963  Search this
Grandmaster Flash, American, born 1958  Search this
Furious Five, American, 1978 - 1989  Search this
DJ Breakout, American  Search this
Funky 4 + 1, American, 1977 - 1983  Search this
Mercedes Ladies, American  Search this
Crash Crew, American, founded 1977  Search this
DJ Mean Gene, American  Search this
Ecstasy Garage Disco, American  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 3/16 × 6 1/4 in. (20.8 × 15.9 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
Bronx, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 25, 1980
Topic:
African American  Search this
Design  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
DJs (Musicians)  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.38.1.22
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c64f0b55-9605-43e7-ba35-adeea0d19564
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.38.1.22
Online Media:

Flier for “The International Heavyweight Rappers Showdown Part II” by C. Rock 84

Designed by:
C. Rock  Search this
Distributed by:
Fly Guys and Fly Girls Productions, American  Search this
Subject of:
Grandmaster Flash, American, born 1958  Search this
The Cold Crush Brothers, American, founded 1978  Search this
Furious Five, American, 1978 - 1989  Search this
The Fearless Four, American, 1977 - 1994  Search this
Soulsonic Force, American, founded 1980  Search this
Run-D.M.C., American, 1981 - 2002  Search this
Crash Crew, American, founded 1977  Search this
CD III, American  Search this
Treacherous Three, American, 1978 - 1985  Search this
Fresh 3 MC’s, American  Search this
Master Don and the Death Committee, American  Search this
The Fat Boys, American, founded 1982  Search this
Kid Nice MC's, American  Search this
The World's Famous Supreme Team, American, 1979 - 1991  Search this
The Force M.D.'s, American, founded 1981  Search this
Disco Four, American  Search this
Whodini, American, founded 1981  Search this
Rock Master Scott and the Dynamic Three, American, 1981 - 2008  Search this
The B-Boys, American, 1983 - 1985  Search this
Awesome Foursome, American  Search this
Dr. Jeckyll & Mr. Hyde, American, 1980 - 1987  Search this
Fantasy Three, American  Search this
Double Trouble, American  Search this
Finesse 4, American  Search this
Kevie Kev, American  Search this
Busy Bee Starski, American, born 1962  Search this
Kool Kyle, American  Search this
Doug E. Fresh, American, born 1966  Search this
DJ Starchild, American, died 2012  Search this
Jimmy Spicer, American, 1958 - 2019  Search this
D’Lura, American  Search this
Spyder D, American  Search this
The Rake, American  Search this
Les Love, American  Search this
The Roxy, American, 1978 - 2007  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 3/8 × 5 1/4 in. (18.8 × 13.4 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 22, 1984
Topic:
African American  Search this
Design  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
DJs (Musicians)  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.38.1.23
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd510756284-5287-4f96-9813-b950a3d33e8e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.38.1.23
Online Media:

Flier for “The International Heavyweight Rappers Showdown Part 1”

Designed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Grandmaster Flash, American, born 1958  Search this
Kurtis Blow, American, born 1959  Search this
Kool DJ AJ, American, died 2015  Search this
New York City Mission Society Cadet Corps, American  Search this
Furious Five, American, 1978 - 1989  Search this
The Cold Crush Brothers, American, founded 1978  Search this
The Fearless Four, American, 1977 - 1994  Search this
Soulsonic Force, American, founded 1980  Search this
Run-D.M.C., American, 1981 - 2002  Search this
Crash Crew, American, founded 1977  Search this
CD III, American  Search this
Treacherous Three, American, 1978 - 1985  Search this
Fresh 3 MC’s, American  Search this
Master Don and the Death Committee, American  Search this
The Fat Boys, American, founded 1982  Search this
Kid Nice MC's, American  Search this
The World's Famous Supreme Team, American, 1979 - 1991  Search this
The Force M.D.'s, American, founded 1981  Search this
Funky 4 + 1, American, 1977 - 1983  Search this
Disco Four, American  Search this
Whodini, American, founded 1981  Search this
Rock Master Scott and the Dynamic Three, American, 1981 - 2008  Search this
The B-Boys, American, 1983 - 1985  Search this
Awesome 4, American  Search this
Dr. Jeckyll & Mr. Hyde, American, 1980 - 1987  Search this
Fantasy Three, American  Search this
Double Trouble, American  Search this
Finesse 4, American  Search this
Kevie Kev, American  Search this
Busy Bee Starski, American, born 1962  Search this
Sweet G, American  Search this
Kool Kyle, American  Search this
Doug E. Fresh, American, born 1966  Search this
DJ Starchild, American, died 2012  Search this
Jimmy Spicer, American, 1958 - 2019  Search this
D'Bora, American  Search this
Spyder D, American  Search this
The Rake, American  Search this
Les Love, American  Search this
CMCC Warriors, American, founded 1937  Search this
The Roxy, American, 1978 - 2007  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/8 × 5 3/4 in. (20.6 × 14.6 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
Bronx, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 30, 1984
Topic:
African American  Search this
Design  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
DJs (Musicians)  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Youth  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.38.1.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a1205d8b-c02f-4cb5-b65d-b701e8e15464
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.38.1.6
Online Media:

Flier for “10 Years of Hip Hop 1973-1983” designed by Van Silk

Designed by:
VanSilk, American, born 1958  Search this
Distributed by:
Pac-Jam Record Company, American  Search this
Subject of:
Fantasy Three, American  Search this
Funky 4 + 1, American, 1977 - 1983  Search this
Crash Crew, American, founded 1977  Search this
Afrika Islam, American, born 1967  Search this
Fantastic Five, American, 1979 - 1994  Search this
New York City Breakers, American, founded 1982  Search this
Majestic Five, American  Search this
PHASE 2, American, 1955 - 2019  Search this
Disco Four, American  Search this
T-Ski Valley, American  Search this
The Fearless Four, American, 1977 - 1994  Search this
The Cold Crush Brothers, American, founded 1978  Search this
Captain Rock, American  Search this
Doug E. Fresh, American, born 1966  Search this
Rock Master Scott and the Dynamic Three, American, 1981 - 2008  Search this
Disco Bee, American  Search this
Romantic 4, American  Search this
DJ Jazzy Jay, American, born 1961  Search this
Afrika Bambaataa, American, born 1957  Search this
Soulsonic Force, American, founded 1980  Search this
MasterDon, American  Search this
Master Don and the Death Committee, American  Search this
Jazzy Five, American  Search this
Run-D.M.C., American, 1981 - 2002  Search this
Whiz Kid, American  Search this
Wanda Dee, American  Search this
MC Debbie D, American  Search this
Manics, American  Search this
Mr. Magic, American, 1956 - 2009  Search this
Jerry Bloodrock, American  Search this
Kool DJ Red Alert, American, born 1956  Search this
Doctor Bob Lee, American  Search this
L-Force Dancers, American  Search this
DJ June Bug, American, 1958 - 1983  Search this
Bronx Skating Rink, American  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 3/4 × 6 5/8 in. (19.7 × 16.8 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
Bronx, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 7, 1983
Topic:
African American  Search this
Break dancing  Search this
Design  Search this
DJs (Musicians)  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Roller skating  Search this
Sports  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.38.1.9
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f90bad5e-0a15-48aa-aca4-d175dd1d63c8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.38.1.9
Online Media:

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