Hip hop vinyl from the early 90s and beyond

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US Hip Hop 12" and LP

Black Sheep £5.00
Without a Doubt / [Salaam's Mix] / We Boys  
US 12" - Mercury
Vinyl: EX+ (Hardly played. A few barely visible paper scuffs only.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Still in shrink with very slight wear on opening edge.)
Original US pressing of the lead single from Black Sheep's second album 'Non-Fiction'.

Boogie Down Productions £10.00
Ya Know the Rules / [Remix] / [Live] / Live Medley  
US 12" Promo - Jive
Vinyl: NM (Looks unplayed.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Slightly roughnened corners. Small bend in top right. Small biro writing in top right.)
Picture cover promo pressing.

Brand Nubian £8.00
Allah U Akbar / [Remix] / Steal Ya 'Ho  
US 12” - Elektra
Vinyl: M (Sealed.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Sealed with small saw cut in bottom right.)
Still sealed original US pressing of the second single from the 'In God We Trust' LP.

Bumpy Knuckles £50.00
Industry Shakedown Instrumentals  
US 2LP Test - KJac
Vinyl: NM (Played once to check for defects. No marks at all..)
Sleeve: NM (Generic white sleeve.)
2LP test pressing of the 'Industry Shakedown' LP featuring beats by DJ Premier and Pete Rock.

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Busta Rhymes £0.50
Call the Ambulance / [Remix]  
US 12" Promo - J
Vinyl: M-(Unplayed.)
Sleeve: NM (Generic black sleeve.)
Get a generic black sleeve and a US inner for 50p then throw the vinyl away!

De la Soul £55.00
De la Soul is Dead  
US 2LP Promo - Tommy Boy
Vinyl: VG+ (Side A is VG+, side B-D are NM. Hardly played but side A has a scratch which runs through tracks 1-3 causing an audible click.)
Sleeve: VG (Wear to corners and edges. Some slight bends. Ringwear on both sides.)
Original double vinyl promo pressing of De la Soul's second LP. Individually numbered (001711).

De la Soul £8.00
Breakadawn / Stickabush / En Focus / The Dawn Brings Smoke / Hsubakcits  
US 12" Promo - Tommy Boy
Vinyl: NM (Hardly played. Couple of tiny marks only.)
Sleeve: EX (Dinked corners. Tiny wear on top edge. Couple of small bends. Miniscule ringwear.)
Promo copy of the lead single from the 'Buhloone Mind State' LP

De la Soul £12.00
AOI: Bionix Instrumentals  
US LP - Tommy Boy
Vinyl: NM (Hardly played. Couple of barely visible paper scuffs only.)
Sleeve: EX (Tiny wear to corners. Very small bends in spine. Extremely slight ringwear.)
Hard to find instrumentals

Del tha Funkee Homosapien £8.00
I Wish My Brother George Was Here  
UK LP - Elektra
Vinyl: NM (Hardly played. A few of barely visible paper scuffs only.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Miniscule wear to corners and edges. Tiny bend in top left corner.)
Original UK pressing of Del's debut LP.

Del the Funky Homosapien £8.00
Dr. Bombay / [Remix] / Hoodz Come in Dozens / [SD50 Remix] / Eye Examination  
US 12” - Elektra
Vinyl: VG+ (Paper scuffs and light surface marks. Seen some play but not abused.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Still in shrink with shrink taped to opening edge. Tiny wear on corners.)
Original US pressing of the third single from Del's debut LP. 'Eye Examination' was unavailable on the album.

Digital Underground £40.00
Freaks of the Industry [One] / [Two] / [Three]  
US 12" Promo - Tommy Boy
Vinyl: EX+ (Couple of extremely light surface marks only.)
Sleeve: EX- (Tiny wear to corners. Some small bends. BPM markings top right.)
Extremely hard to find promo only remixes pressed on red vinyl.

DJ Rhettmatic £5.00
Exclusive Collection Album Sampler  
US 12" Promo - Up Above
Vinyl: NM (Played once only. B-side label is a little 'bubbly'.)
Sleeve: NM (Tiny dinks on corners.)
Promo only 3 track LP sampler featuring tracks from Pete Rock, Dilated People and Jurassic 5.

Double J £6.00
Bless the Funk  
US 12" - 4th & B’Way
Vinyl: EX+ (Hardly played. A couple of paper scuffs and extremely light marks only.)
Sleeve: EX+ (4th & B'Way sleeve has slight wear to corners and edges.)
Early 12" from Double J produced by the legendary DJ Mark the 45 King. Original US pressing from 1989.

EPMD £7.00
Symphony 2000 / Right Now  
US 12" Promo Des. - Def Jam
Vinyl: (Condition information coming soon)
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In generic Def Jam sleeve

EPMD £7.00
Symphony 2000 / Right Now  
US 12" - Def Jam
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Sleeve: (Contact me for details)
In generic Def Jam sleeve with sticker

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EPMD £6.00
Pioneers / Rap IS Still Outta Control  
US 12" Promo Des. - Def Jam
Vinyl: (Condition information coming soon)
Sleeve: (Contact me for details)
In generic Def Jam sleeve with sticker

EPMD, Keith Murray & DJ Knowhow £30.00
The Main Event  
EU 12" Promo - DeHop
Vinyl: NM (Mint copy has been played just once to check for defects.)
Sleeve: EX (Dinked corners. Small seam split in top edge. Slight bend in bottom right corner.)
Extremely limited 12" pressed on gold colourd vinyl.

Freddie Foxxx £4.00
Konexion / P.A.I.N.E. / Scram  
EU 12" - BBE / Rapster
Vinyl: M- (Vinyl is unplayed.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Miniscule wear to corners and edges. Very minimal ringwear.)
Lead single from the 'Konexion' LP featuring the DJ Premier produced B-side 'P.A.I.N.E.'

Gang Starr £12.00
Take It Personal / Dwyck / [Horny Instrumental]  
US 12” - Chrysalis
Vinyl: VG+ (Paper scuffs and some light marks. Seen some play but not abused.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Still in shrink with very light wear to opening edge. Original Chrysalis inner sleeve.)
Lead single from 'Daily Operation'. Original US pressing.

Grap Luva £50.00
Neva Done EP (Special Edition Double Vinyl DJ Pack)  
US 2x12" - Slice-of-Spice
Vinyl: M- (Unplayed.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Top left corner is dinked.)
Only 25 copies pressed. This is an unnumbered promo copy (numbered as 'XXX'.)

Gravediggaz £8.00
Diary of a Madman / Constant Elevation  
US 12" - Gee Street
Vinyl: (Condition information coming soon)
Sleeve: (Contact me for details)
Debut 12" from the Gravediggaz.

Group Home £20.00
Livin’ Proof  
US LP - Payday
Vinyl: EX+ (Paper scuffs and light surface marks.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Dinked corners. Slight wear to opening edge. Couple of tiny bends in spine.)
12 out of 13 tracks produced by DJ Premier

Ice Cube £4.00
What Can I Do? [Eastside Remix] / [Westside Remix]  
US 12" Promo - Priority
Vinyl: NM (Hardly played. Couple of barely visible paper scuffs only.)
Sleeve: VG+ (Some wear to corners and edges. Slight bends near corners. Heavier bends on opening edge.)
Promo only 12" featuring the Ali Shaheed Muhammed remix with instrumental.

Joel Ortiz £5.00
Street Knowledge / Been There Done That / Where I'm From  
US 12" - Hydra Ent.
Vinyl: M (Sealed.)
Sleeve: M (Sealed.)
Two tracks produced by Mike Heron for Ghetto Pros.

Joey Chavez £6.00
The Original Structure  
US 12” - ABB
Vinyl: NM (Hardly played. Couple of barely visible paper scuffs only.)
Sleeve: NM (Still in shrink. No visible wear at all.)
Second EP from Joey Chavez featuring Iriscience, Evidence and cuts by Babu.

Jurassic 5 £5.00
Improvise / Lesson 6: The Lecture  
UK 12" Promo - PAN
Vinyl: EX+ (Hardly played. Some paper scuffs and a couple of barely visible marks only.)
Sleeve: EX (Original generic grey sleeve has tiny wear to corners and edges. Slight water damage on reverse.)
UK promo with nice loud pressing of 'Lesson 6'.

Just Ro £5.00
Souldiers / Confusion  
US 12” - D.A.L.
Vinyl: EX+ (Hardly played. Couple of tiny light marks only.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Tiny dinks on corners. Very slight ringwear.)
Slept on indie out of Chicago featuring Common Sense on the b-side.

KMC £8.00
Three Men With the Power of Ten  
US LP - Priority Records
Vinyl: EX+ (Hardly played. Couple of barely visible marks only.)
Sleeve: EX- (Miniscule wear to corners. Small bends in spine.)
Early 90s west coast action. Original US pressing.

KMD £14.00
What a Nigga Know / [Remix] / Constipated Monkey / Q3  
US 12" - Elektra
Vinyl: EX- (Some very light marks and scuffs. Extremely slight surface noise in places.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Still in shrink though some has torn away. Miniscule wear to corners and edges.)
Original US pressing of the only 12" released from the shelved 'Black Bastards' LP.

Kool G Rap £2.00
It's Nothing / Spill Blood  
US 12" Promo - Koch
Vinyl: NM (Played a couple of times only.)
Sleeve: VG+ (Slight wear on coners and edges. Minor ringwear on both sides. Couple of bends in spine.)
Promo only 12" from the 'The Giancana Story' LP. Production from DJ Scratch and The Ghetto Pros.

Kool Keith £4.00
Break U Off / [Uptown Remix] / Takin It Back / [Devil Remix]  
US 12” - DMAFT Records
Vinyl: M (Sealed.)
Sleeve: M (Sealed.)
Taken from the 'Diesel Truckers' album of 2004. Still sealed.

Leaders of the New School £6.00
Classic Material / [Remix] / Spontaneous / [Remix]  
US 12” - Elektra
Vinyl: EX+ (Paper scuffs and a couple of extremely light marks only.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Slight wear to corners. Still in shrink with shrink taped to opening edge of sleeve.)
Original US pressing of the second single from the album "The Inner Mind's Eye". 'Classic Material' remixed by Diamond D.

LL Cool J £6.00
How I’m Comin’ / Buckin' Em Down  
US 12” - Def Jam
Vinyl: (Condition information coming soon)
Sleeve: (Contact me for details)
Original US pressing

LL Cool J £40.00
Year of the Hip Hip  
US 10" Promo - Slice-of-Spice
Vinyl: M- (Unplayed.)
Sleeve: M- (Flawless.)
Previously unreleased. Only 250 copies pressed on orange vinyl. This is number 219.

Lords of the Underground £14.00
Tic Toc / [Remix]  
US 12” - Pendulum
Vinyl: M (Sealed.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Sealed with hole punch top right. Small bend in top edge.)
Still sealed copy of the lead single from LOTUG's 2nd LP.

Main Source £15.00
Peace is Not the Word to Play / [Remix]  
US 12” - Wild Pitch
Vinyl: (Condition information coming soon)
Sleeve: (Contact me for details)
Not sure of this pressing

Method Man £6.00
All I Need [Razor Sharp Mix] / [Puff Daddy Mix] / What the Blood Clot  
US 12” - Def Jam
Vinyl: EX+ (Only played a few times. A couple of very light, barely visible marks only.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Miniscule wear to corners. Couple of very small bends in spine.)
Original US pressing from 1995.

Mobb Deep £2.00
Get Away  
US 12" Promo - Loud
Vinyl: NM (Played once only.)
Sleeve: EX- (Slight wear to corners and edges. Small scuff on reverse.)
Promo copy of the second single from the 'Infamy' LP. Produced by EZ Elpee.

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M.O.P. £4.00
First Family 4 Life Album Sampler  
UK 12” Promo - Epic
Vinyl: NM (Hardly played. Couple of barely visible paper scuffs only.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Almost mint. Slight bend in bottom right only.)
UK promo only 6 track album sampler. 3 tracks produced by DJ Premier.

Notorious BIG £10.00
One More Chance/Stay With Me [Remix] / Dreams  
US 12” Promo - Bad Boy
Vinyl: EX+ (Hardly played. A few barely visible paper scuffs only.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Tiny dinks on corners. 1cm of wear on spine.)
Promo 12" with a super loud pressing of 'Dreams'.

O.C. £45.00
O-Zone Originals EP  
US 12” - No Sleep Recordings
Vinyl: NM (Played once only.)
Sleeve: NM (Still in shrink although shrink is split on bottom edge.)
Previously unreleased material from 1993. Limited to 200 copies.

Pete Rock £8.00
Take Your Time  
US 12” Promo - Loud
Vinyl: NM (Only played a couple of times. A few barely visible paper scuffs only.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Tiny wear to corners. Couple of small bends in edges.)
Promo 12" from the 'Soul Survivor' LP.

Pete Rock £5.00
Nothin’ Lesser / Give it to Y'all  
US 12” - BBE
Vinyl: EX (B-side has a couple of long hairline marks that do not affect play. Otherwise NM.)
Sleeve: EX (Still in shrink. Slight wear to corners. BPM sticker on reverse.)
Original US pressing from 2001.

Pete Rock £5.00
It's a Love Thing / Appreciate  
EU 12" Promo - Rapster
Vinyl: EX- (Hardly played although there are some light scuffs on the A-side from mishandling that don't affect play.)
Sleeve: N/A (Supplied in white inner sleeve only.)
Promo copy of the second single from the 'Soul Survivor II' LP.

Pharcyde, The £15.00
Ya Mama / [Remix] / I'm That Type of Nigga / Soul Flower [Remix] / [2 Tha 3 Mix]  
US 12" Promo - Delicious Vinyl
Vinyl: NM (Hardly played. A couple of barely visible paper scuffs only.)
Sleeve: EX (Tiny wear to edges and corners. Minor ringwear and a small bend in bottom left.)
Promo copy has remixes of 'Ya Mama' and 'Soul Flower' not available on the US commercial release.

Pharoahe Monch £15.00
Simon Says / [US Remix] / [Skitz Version] / [Skitz Original Music Mix]  
UK 12" - Rawkus
Vinyl: EX+ (Paper scuffs and a couple of very light marks only.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Couple of very small bends. Sticker mark in top right.)
Hard to find UK remix by Skitz featuring Roots Manuva and Rodney P.

Raekwon £10.00
Glaciers of Ice / Can It All Be So Simple [Remix]  
US 12" Promo - Loud
Vinyl: M- (Unplayed.)
Sleeve: VG+ (Generic black sleeve has some wear from becoming stuck to another sleeve.)
Promo only release with the remix of 'Can It All Be So Simple' taken from the film 'Fresh'.

Redman £10.00
Blow Your Mind / [Remix] / How to Roll a Blunt  
US 12" Promo - Def Jam
Vinyl: VG+ (Lots of paper suffs and extremely very light surface marks but nothing that effects play.)
Sleeve: VG- (Orignal generic white sleeve has wear to corners and edges. Heavy ringwear on front.)
Promo copy of Redman's first single

Redman £10.00
Tonight’s da Night / I'm a Bad / Rated 'R'  
US 12" Promo - Def Jam
Vinyl: VG+ (Lots of paper suffs and extremely very light surface marks. Slight crackle in run-in grooves.)
Sleeve: NM (Generic black sleeve.)
Promo copy of Redman's third single.

Redman £10.00
Rockafella / [Remix]  
US 12" - Def Jam
Vinyl: EX+ (Hardly played. Paper scuffs and a few very light surface marks only.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Still in shrink though shrink has been taped to opening edge.)
Original US pressing of the awesome Erick Sermon remix.

Roots, The £10.00
Do You Want More?!!!??!  
US 2LP Promo - DGC
Vinyl: VG (A few surface scuffs and very light scratches that do not affect play. Slight edge warp. Tiny marks on sides 2 and 3 where price stickers were removed.)
Sleeve: VG- (Ringwear on both sides. Slightly bent corners. Address written in ink on front.)
Double vinyl promo copy of the second LP from The Roots. The commercial release was only pressed on single vinyl.

Roots, The £8.00
Silent Treatment / [Kelo's Mix] / [Da Beatminerz Mix] / [Black Thought's '87 You and Yours Mix] / [Question's Mix]  
US 12" Promo - DGC
Vinyl: EX+ (Hardly played. Couple of extremely light marks only. Vinyl has slight 'dish' warp not affecting play.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Tiny dinks on corners. Couple of slight bends.)
Promo copy from the ''Do You Want More?!!!??!' LP. Includes awesome remix by Da Beatminerz.

Roots, The £10.00
Adrenaline  
US 12" Promo - MCA
Vinyl: M- (Vinyl is unplayed.)
Sleeve: NM (Tiny dinks on corners.)
Super loud pressing (does not contain "Don't See Us" like the retail release). Custom promo sleeve states 'not for sale'.

Shadez of Brooklyn £30.00
Calm Unda Pressure / Diamond Mine  
US 12" Test - Pandemonium
Vinyl: NM (Played once to check for defects.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Extemely minor wear to corners and edges. Very slight yellowing due to age.)
Test pressing of SoB's second 12". Both sides produced by Da Beatminerz.

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Slum Village £1.00
Get Live! / One  
US 12” - Barak
Vinyl: NM (Only played a couple of times. A few barely visible paper scuffs only.)
Sleeve: NM (Generic black sleeve still in shrink.)
Taken from Slum Village's second (official) album 'Trinity'.

Special Ed £8.00
I Got it Made / [Up Version] / Hoedown  
US 12" - Profile Reissue 1996
Vinyl: (Condition information coming soon)
Sleeve: (Contact me for details)
Official reissue copy

Ugly Duckling £12.00
Dumb It Down / Daisy  
Japan 12" - Handcuts
Vinyl: NM (Hardly played. Couple of barely visible paper scuffs only.)
Sleeve: NM (Miniscule dinks on corners.)
Japan only 12" featuring two tracks from 'Taste the Secret' LP with instrumentals.

Wu-Tang Clan £1.00
Back in the Game  
US 12" Promo - Loud
Vinyl: M- (Unplayed.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Dinked corners. Very slight ringwear.)
Unplayed promo copy taken from the LP 'Iron Flag'.


US Hip Hop 7"

De la Soul vs. Parappa the Rapper £15.00
Say I Gotta Believe  
UK 7" Promo -
Vinyl: EX+ (Hardly played. Paper scuffs and very light marks only.)
Sleeve: EX (Some very small bends. A little bit dirty from storage.)
One sided promo with hand painted sleeve - 159 of 200


US Hip Hop Compilation / Soundtrack 12" and LP

Blade II £20.00
The Soundtrack  
US LP Promo - Tommy Boy
Vinyl: NM (Hardly played. A few barely visible paper scuffs only.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Dinked corners. Tiny wear to corners and edges.)
Promo copy of the hip hop / electronia fusion album.

Insomnia - The Erick Sermon Compilation Album £10.00
Redman - Funkorama / [Funk Doctor Mix] b/w The Wixtons - Up Jump the Boogie  
US 12" Promo -
Vinyl: VG+ (Paper scuffs and surface marks. Light surface noise in places and a couple of low level pops.)
Sleeve: VG+ (Wear to corners and edges. Couple of small bends and slight ringwear.)
Green vinyl promo copy of the lead single from Erick Sermon's 'Insomnia' LP.

Mo' Money (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) £5.00
Public Enemy - Get Off My Back  
US 12" Promo - Immortal
Vinyl: NM (Only played a couple of times. No marks at all.)
Sleeve: VG+ (Large crease on back. Small seam split on top edge. Tiny wear to corners and edges.)
Promo only 12" from the "Mo' Money" soundtrack. Produced by the Bomb Squad.

MPS01: Tommy Boy Mixshow Power Summit 2001 £15.00
 
US 12" Promo - Jive
Vinyl: (Condition information coming soon)
Sleeve: (Contact me for details)
Hard to find promo only release inc. Tony Touch 'Capicu.''

New Jersey Drive £3.00
Soundtrack Sampler #1  
US 12" Promo - Perspective
Vinyl: NM (Looks unplayed.)
Sleeve: NM (Generic white sleeve with sticker.)
Four track sampler including the O.C. and Organized Konfusion collaboration "You Won't Go Far".

Training Day £1.00
Golden State (Xzibit, Ras Kass & Saafir) - Bounce, Rock, Golden State  
US 12” Promo - Tommy Boy
Vinyl: M (Sealed.)
Sleeve: M (Sealed.)
Promo only 12" from the Training Day soundtrack.

Training Day £1.00
The LOX - Dirty Ryders  
US 12” Promo - Tommy Boy
Vinyl: NM (Played once only.)
Sleeve: NM (Still in shrink.)
Promo only 12" from the Training Day soundtrack.

Urban Assault £20.00
The Beatnuts - Find That  
US 12” Promo - Priority
Vinyl: NM (Barely played. One extremely light scuff only.)
Sleeve: EX+ (Tiny wear to edges and corners. Couple of small bends. Extremely light ringwear.)
Promo only release


UK Hip Hop 12" and LP

Blade £8.00
Mind of an Ordinary Citizen / Forward  
UK 12" - Priority
VG (Lots of light surface marks but no deep scratches or anything that affects play.)
VG (Wear to corners and edges. Small bends along edges. Very slight ringwear.)
Classic early 90s UK hip hop.