Friday, April 13, 2012

Some of my favorite hip hop tapes (5): WHIZ KID

The 5th blog post to compensate all the lost multiupload, megaupload and zshare shares is dedicated to Whiz Kid. Like Grandmaster Flash, to me he represents the essents of hip hop music: the cutting and scratching and mixing of the breaks.

Whiz kid @ the New Music Seminar 1982

Whiz Kid House Tape Part 1 and 2 (classic!)

Fab 5 Freddy freestyling with Whiz on the wheels of steel

Battle of the DJ's: whiz kid mix

Tony Humphries mixing GLOBE and Whiz Kid's Play that beat with Heavy Vibes (1983)

Funkbox versus Whiz Kid (Imperial Mixer, Tim Westwood)

Paul Hardcastle 19 WHIZ KID CUT-UP