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New Wave Rap

Inquiries and discussions about new wave artists and what happened to them.

Postby proufo » Mon Jan 12, 2004 6:57 am

[quote]Originally posted by hensoneno
[br]Newwaveboy gave me an idea for a thread.I know New Wave Rap is Oxy moronic but there is so
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Postby sirzap » Mon Jan 12, 2004 7:18 am

Folks, Say "eewjean"

Also Holly J's lead in to 12" version of FGTH 'Welcome To The Pleasure Dome' "...I have become, a work of art........."
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Postby unguarded moment » Mon Jan 19, 2004 2:11 am

Tim Scott's "Swear" has a mid-song rap interlude....
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Postby Plata66 » Mon Jan 19, 2004 11:24 pm

Yello has a few too.Pinball Cha Cha and the Live session at the beginning too.
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Postby denlahoya » Tue Feb 03, 2004 11:37 am

people who died - jim carrol band
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Postby RacerXXX » Tue Feb 03, 2004 12:07 pm

How about:

Spandau Ballet's "Chant No.1 (I don't need this pressure on). It's like during the last 2 or 3 minutes of the song and Tony Headley starts spouting (bad!) street poetry.

"White Boy" by Culture Club. This song is from thei
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Postby ExRat » Fri Feb 20, 2004 11:25 pm

Also, how about W.O.R.K. by Bow Wow Wow? That's a great bit of new wave rap.
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Postby FearOfGhosts » Mon Mar 01, 2004 8:42 am

Ahhh who did that song Paid In Full with Ofra Haza singing in the background... "I used to roll up, this is a hold up, ain't nothing funny stop smiling..."

Luv'd it...

Wait a minute you'd better talk to my mother....
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Postby ExRat » Tue Mar 02, 2004 3:23 am


Favourite Shirt (Boy Meets Girl) - Haircut 100
Chihauhau - Bow Wow Wow
C30 C60 C90 Go - Bow Wow Wow
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Postby EchoBeach » Tue Mar 02, 2004 1:12 pm

Mark E. Smith... best rapper EVER!

After all, he is the White Crap That Talks Back.

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Postby Amosboy » Wed Mar 03, 2004 10:42 am

Are we talking about a rap-hip hop/new wave crossover here or just jamming a bunch of words together that just happen to ryme as in the case of C30 C60 C90 Go.

anyway my fav rap/nw crossover song is Magnificent 7 from the Clash

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