The 'godfather' of rap, Lightnin' Rod also goes by the names Alafia Pudim or Jalaluddin Mansur Nuriddin on The Last Poet albums. Kool & The Gang is the backing group for tracks 1, 7, and 9. It should be noted that the backing band for tracks 2-5 and 8, although not identified as such, is actually a version of Full Moon, the Howard 'Buzzy' Feiten/Neil Larsen band that was signed to Warner Bros at the time.
Hustler's Convention by Lightnin' Rod, released 24 July 1973 1. Sport 2. Spoon 3. The Cafe Black Rose 4. Brother Hominy Grit 5. Coppin' Some Fronts For The Set 6. Hamhock's Hall Was Big (And There Was A Whole Lot To Dig!) 7. The Bones Fly From Spoon's Hand 8. The Break Was So Loud, It Hushed The Crowd 9. Four Bitches Is What I Got 10. Grit's Den 11. The Shit Hits The Fan Again 12. Sentenced To The Chair.
Exclusive discount for Prime members. Sample this album Artist (Sample). Thus begins the blueprint of hip-hop, Hustler's Convention. Released in 1973, a side project of the black nationalist spoken-word group The Last Poets, and featuring a musical score by none other than Kool & the Gang. this album is so hip, it comes with a leg attached
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|3||The Cafe Black Rose|
|4||Brother Hominy Grit|
|5||Coppin' Some Fronts For The Set|
|6||Hamhock's Hall Was Big (And There Was A Whole Lot To Dig)|
|7||The Bones Fly From Spoon's Hand|
|8||The Breack Was So Loud, It Hushed The Crowd|
|9||Four Bitches Is What I Got|
|11||The Shit Hits The Fan Again|
|12||Sentenced To The Chair|
Notes© 1973 Delight Records US
Music from Kool & The Gang
|UA-LA156-F||Lightnin' Rod||Hustlers Convention (LP, Album, Gat)||United Artists Records||UA-LA156-F||US||1973|
|CELC6107||Lightnin' Rod||Hustlers Convention (Cass, Album)||Celluloid||CELC6107||Netherlands||1984|
|VR002||Lightnin' Rod||Hustlers Convention (LP, RE)||Vinyl Ressurection||VR002||Unknown|
|CPCD 8177||Lightnin' Rod||Hustlers Convention (CD, Album, RE, RM)||Charly Records||CPCD 8177||UK||1996|
|CELL 6107, CEL 6107||Lightnin' Rod||Hustlers Convention (LP, Album, RE)||Celluloid, Celluloid||CELL 6107, CEL 6107||US||Unknown|