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Melle Mel

Overview
Works: 165 works in 237 publications in 1 language and 2,498 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Rap (Music)  Music  History 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Composer, Interviewee
Classifications: M1366.J654, 782.421649
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Melle Mel
Back on the block by Quincy Jones( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quincy Jones made his debut on his own label with his most extravagant, most star-studded, most brilliantly sequenced pop album to date. This album continues to impress and influence people to this date
Q's jook joint by Quincy Jones( Recording )
4 editions published in 1995 in Undetermined and English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of Grandmaster Flash, Melle Mel & the Furious Five message from beat street by Grandmaster Flash( Recording )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miami Vice music from the television series by Jan Hammer( Recording )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rap looking for the perfect beat ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program featuring rap-master Melle Mel describes the history of rap and hip-hop from its roots in earlier oral and musical traditions to its full flowering in the mid-1990s
Looking for the perfect beat 1980-1985 by Afrika Bambaataa( Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Afrika Bambaata was one of the founding pioneers of rap and hip-hop with hits like Planet Rock. This collection spans five years of his groundbreaking career with 12 of his best and biggest hits
Anchorman 2 the legend continues : music from the motion picture ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ron Burgundy returns to the big screen in one of the most anticipated sequels of 2013. He's keeping it classy with a soundtrack featuring an eclectic array of artists and songs
The hip hop box ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hip hop legends essence ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary uncovering the real history of hip hop, with exclusive interviews with the original gangsters and pioneers of hip hop from the South Bronx, N.Y. Take an in-depth look into the roots of a culture that has forever changed music and created a new social structure for a whole new generation
Basquiat original soundtrack : music from the Miramax film ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Best of Sugar Hill Records ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roots of rap ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1979 Joey Robinson, son of the owner of a small black music label, joined up with Master Gee and Wonder Mike, to record "Rapper's Delight" under the moniker Sugar Hill Gang, and as they say, an industry was born. "Rapper's delight" initially sold over 10 million copies, opening the doors through which all rap music followed. This film follows the development of hip hop through the early 80s to the present meaningful, reality-based hip-hop of today. It includes five performances by rap artists which present the evolution of this musical genre
The definitive groove collection by Grandmaster Flash( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hip hop greats classic raps ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hip hop back in the day ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hip hop greats [classic raps] ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Something from nothing the art of rap : [original motion picture soundtrack] ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rapmania the roots of rap ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This live rap concert features dozens of hard-core, live performances simultaneously performed in New York's Apollo Theater and The Palace in Los Angeles. Old school and new school come together in this historic event featuring over 20 of the original artists who put hip-hop and rap on the map
Kings of hip hop ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Take a journey of sound and sight, back to the roots of a movement that changed the music, lifestyle and social structure of a generation. The founding fathers reunite to remind us that the works, the beats and the energy are as relevant now as ever
Hits by Grandmaster Flash( Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Glover, Melvin
Grandmaster Melle Mel
Mel, Melle
Mel Melle 1962-....
Melle Mel
Languages
English (35)
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