Hip-hop Alphabet by Howie AbramsHip-hop Alphabet by Howie Abrams

Hip-hop Alphabet

byHowie AbramsIllustratorMichael McleerForeword byDarryl DMC McDaniels

Hardcover | October 27, 2017

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Take a wondrous alphabetical journey through the glorious history of hip-hop in this kid-friendly introduction to the music that defined a generation. Featuring clever rhymes and graffiti-style drawings by legendary artist Kaves, Hip-Hop Alphabet uses the twenty-six letters of the alphabet to educate kids about classic icons (LL Cool J, the Beastie Boys, and Jay-Z), as well as essential elements of the music and culture (DJs, microphones, and vinyl). Learn the ABCs with a beat!Howie Abrams is a former music business executive turned author. He co-authored Finding Joseph I: An Oral History of H.R. from Bad Brains and The Merciless Book of Metal Lists. He co-hosts a weekly radio show called Merciless with rapper Ill Bill.Michael Kaves" McLeer is a legendary graffiti artist and the author of Skin Graf: Masters of Graffiti Tattoo. He has created logos and graphics for world renowned artists such as the Beastie Boys and Metallica. He is an MC in the hip-hop/rock group Lordz of Brooklyn.Darryl "DMC" McDaniels is one of the founders of the groundbreaking rap group Run-DMC, which has sold more than 30 million singles and albums worldwide. He is the author of King of Rock."
Howie Abrams is a former music business executive turned author from New York City. He co-authored Finding Joseph I: An Oral History of H.R. from Bad Brains with James Lathos, The Merciless Book of Metal Lists with Sacha Jenkins, and Misfit Summer Camp: 20 Years on the Road with the Vans Warped Tour with Kevin Lyman. Howie contributes ...
Title:Hip-hop AlphabetFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 8.54 × 8.45 × 0.35 inPublished:October 27, 2017Publisher:Lesser GodsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1944713328

ISBN - 13:9781944713324


Editorial Reviews

Learn about hip-hop culture in afun and inventive way. . . .Introduce children to hip-hop history and the wonders of reading." - XXL"Makes the history and culture of the genreaccessible to all ages. . . . Touches on all facets of hip-hop history." - Grammys"Introduce the youngest of hip-hop fans to the genre." - Pigeons & Planes"Teach Kids Their ABCs AND the Importance of Hip-Hop History" - Ambrosia for Heads"For the musically inclined youth." - BET"Make story time fun." - Hypebeast"An immersive must-read for hip-hop enthusiasts and newcomers alike!" - Desi Hip Hop"