Bustin' Loose Part 1

Description (Brief):

Phonograph record is Bustin' Loose Part 1 by Chuck Brown and the Soul Searchers. It is housed in an album cover that is worn and torn with masking tape holding it together. The cover is blue with a red circle design in the left corner and is autographed by DJ Grandmaster Flash. The phonograph record is marked with an arrow and is scratched in a circular pattern on one part of the record. This record was used by Grandmaster Flash to make the unique rap sound of "scratching" on a turntable.

Date Made: 1978

Maker: Nouveau Music Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States

Subject: Hip-Hop


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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Grandmaster Flash

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2006.0060.02.1Accession Number: 2006.0060Catalog Number: 2006.0060.02.1

Object Name: sound recording

Physical Description: vinyl (overall material)cardboard (overall material)Measurements: overall: 31 cm x 31.5 cm; 12 3/16 in x 12 3/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-dd05-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1301249

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