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An early American hip hop trio. It was initially comprised of Wonder Mike, Big Bank Hank, and Master Gee. However, Kory-O later joined the group and as Master Gee’s replacement. A few years later after multiple line-up changes, Big Bank Hank performed under the name the Original Sugarhill Gang with newer members Joey Robinson Jr., David Gunthorpe, Warren Moore and Derek Smalls portraying as Wonder Mike & Master Gee while as for the other two original members Michael Wright and Guy O’Brien performed under Rapper’s Delight with new member Hendogg. After years of legal disputes Wonder Mike, Hendogg and Master Gee are currently performing under name Sugarhill Gang.
Snap! evolved from Power Jam. After the tremendous success of “The Power”, Snap! released their first album, “World Power”, which revealed many other hits: “Ooops Up”, “Cult Of Snap” and “Mary Had A Little Boy”. The latter, a frenetic hip house/piano anthem, revealed to be a huge club hit and the direction taken by Snap! afterwards to follow that path was logical. The original lineup featured Luca Anzilotti, Michael Münzing, Penny Ford, and Turbo B., who appeared on the debut album “World Power”.
Rachel Alexandra Mercaldo was discovered in a bar while singing along with a recording of “Killing Me Softly With His Song,” she was brought to the attention of producer Ewart A. Wilson, Jr., who helmed her 1996 debut single “I Fell In Love.” After scoring a hit a year later with “In A Dream,” Rockell issued her debut LP, “What Are You Lookin’ At?”, on Robbins Entertainment in 1998. The album included both prior singles as well as “Can’t We Try,” a duet with freestyle act Collage (4), which was also a hit.
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