Seminal hip hop album released in 1988 by Def Jam in association with Columbia/CBS in many territories.
Built on a vast array of soul and funk samples, the tracks have gone on to be widely sampled themselves.
The album contains an introduction and interludes recorded at a Brixton, London UK live concert for Dave Pearce's A Fresh Start to the Week show on Capital Radio.
A remastered edition was issued in 1995. (CD cat: 314 527 358-2).
Black Steel in the Hour of Chaos (track 12)
She Watch Channel Zero?! (track 10)
Show 'Em Whatcha Got (track 9)
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