"Hip-Hop Is The Voice Of This Generation." — Cool Herc
CAN'T STOP WON'T STOP
By Jeff Chang
First edition of what is generally considered the first comprehensive history of hip-hop.
Fine in fine jacket.
CAN'T STOP WON'T STOP
"When Hip-Hop 101 becomes a requirement, Jeff Chang's history of the turmoil that begat this beloved culture will be the go-to textbook." — Vibe
Not just a history of the musical form, but of wider hip-hop culture, Chang's book remains one of the greatest books on music ever written. Widely praised on release, it has never been out of print. Despite this, however, it remains uncommon in its first printing. With an introduction by pioneering DJ Cool Herc. A beautiful copy of this classic, elusive in its first printing.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 2005. Full title: Can't stop won't stop: history of the hip-hop generation. 9" x 7.25" Original black paper boards. Original unclipped color pictorial jacket. 546 pages.
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