If you are in the UK, EU or anywhere other than Canada/ United States, and have any of the shows listed below on cassette or digital formats, get in touch: craig@randomrapradio.com

Alternatively, if you are in the US, dont hesitate to get in touch with the good people over at https://www.hiphopradioarchive.org/

Fundamentally, here at RRR, we are attempting to validate Hip-Hop and it’s vital importance as an art and youth culture, via the broadcasts, and therefore the recordings that were made throughout the 80s, 90s and sometimes even more recently…

US & Worldwide…

Afrika Islam & Donald-D – Zulu Beat Show – WHBI NYC
Awesome2 [Special K & Teddy Ted] – WHBI/ WNWK NYC
Butterman Rap Attack – Baltimore
Chuck Chillout – WRKS [Kiss FM] & WBLS NYC
Chuckie D [and various Public Enemy members] – Spectrum Mixx Show WBAU NYC
Clark Kent – WKCR ‘The ”We Can Do This” Show’ with Pete Nice/ WBLS & Various NYC
C.M. Famalam Radio Show – Cucumber Slice & Stak Chedda [Bobbito & Lord Sear] WKCR
Colby Colb – Power 99 FM Philly
Dee Nasty – Radio Nova Paris
DJ Rob One, EMZ & Gone One – Fly I.D. Show KCSN Cali
Doctor Dré Operating Room – WBAU NYC
Fab 5 Freddy – The People’s Beat [Medgar Evers College Radio]
Funkmaster Flex [DJ Underground Bandit] – WQHT/ WRKS NYC
Ghetto Style DJs – WJHM? Miami
Go Go Dave & J The Sultan – 95.3 WHRB Boston [Dave Mays & Jon Schecter, ex-Editor in Chief at The Source Magazine]
Greg Mack – KDAY LA
Halftime – WNYU NYC
Hank Love & DNA – WNWK NYC
Kid Capri – WBLS NYC
Kool DJ Red Alert – WRKS 98.7 Kiss FM/ WBLS/ WQHT HOT97 NYC
Lady B – Power99FM / WUSL 98.9 FM Philly
Lady B – WHAT AM Philly
Marley Marl – Rap Attack [w/ Kevy Kev and Chilly Q] – WBLS/ In Control [w/ Pete Rock] – WBLS/ Future Flavas [w/ Pete Rock] – WQHT HOT97 NYC
Martin Moore & DJ Mayhem [Club 89/New York Live] – WNYU NYC
Mix Master Mike [Mike Nutter] & Mimi Brown – Rap Digest Show WDAS 105.3 FM Philly
Mr Magic – WHBI [Disco Showcase]/ WBLS [Rap Attack] NYC
Nasty Nes – KFOX Seattle
P-Fine – WNYU NYC
Pete Nice and Richie Rich – WKCR NYC
Prince Ice – KMEL San Francisco
Ron Nelson Fantastic Voyage show – CKLN Toronto
Silver D – WBLS NYC
DJ Stretch Armstrong Show with Bobbito & Lord Sear – WKCR NYC/ HOT97
Sweet G – Magical Touch WHBI
Takagi Kan – Major Force Tokyo
Underground Railroad – WBAI NYC
Vandy C – WNYE NYC
We Came From Beyond show- WXLU NYC
Wildman Steve & DJ Riz – WBAU NYC
World Famous Supreme Team [Se’ Divine the Mastermind & Justice Allah the Superstar] – WHBI NYC

UK…

Chad Jackson – Piccadilly Radio Manchester
Craig Strong – Trent FM Birmingham
Dave Pearce & RJ Scratch – Fresh Start to the Week GLR Greater London Radio
Delroy Briscoe – Sky Community Radio London
DJ 279 with Big Ted – Choice FM London
Dr Strange – ICR Inner City Radio/ Lethal FM Leeds
Jeff Young – Big Beat [Friday nights Radio One] London
Leaky Fresh & Owen D – Out to Distress Rap Show – Manchester
Mark Ross – WNK London
Mastermind Road Show [Herbie and Dave] Invicta/ JFM
Max LX and Dave VJ – Kiss FM [Wednesday nights] London
Mike Allen – Capital Radio Hip-Hop Show [1984 – 1987] London
Mike Allen – National Fresh [Syndicated versions of the Capital show 1986 – 1987] London
Paul Dodd [Electro Show] – JFM [AKA Jackie FM] 102.8 FM/ 103.3 FM
Richie Richs Rap Academy – Kiss 100 FM London
Roger Johnson – Powernite FM London
Spinmasters [808 State] – Sunset 102 FM Manchester
Stu Allan – Piccadilly Radio Manchester
Stu Allan – Bus Diss [Key 103 FM] Manchester
Steve Wren ‘Rap Attack’ – Choice FM London
Tim Westwood – LWR [1984 – 1985] London
Tim Westwood – KISS FM [1985 – 1987] London
Tim Westwood – Capital Rap Show [1987 – 1994] London
Tim Westwood – Radio One 1st Show – 12 October 1994 UK Nationwide
Triston B [Roadblock – 3 hour Sunday afternoon show on BBC Radio Bristol] Bristol

Pioneers/ Influences…

Diamond 2 [Chep Nunez/ Charlie Dee Diaz / Omar Santana] – WNWK NYC
Hotmix5 – WBMX NYC
Latin Rascals – WKTU NYC
Shep Pettibone – WKTU NYC
Cameron Paul – KMEL San Francisco
Jeff Mills [The Wizard] – WJLB Detroit
Jeff Mills [The Wizard Minimixes] – WDRQ Detroit

2 Replies to “About”

  1. sick project.

    could you make your archives searchable? (I’m collecting old Stretch/Bobbito, for example).

    deep propers.

    Like

  2. Cheers Chris,

    All the shows are tagged and have categories at the bottom of the page.

    Youll find all the S&B gear there, im currently re-upping the shows that have dead Soundcloud links so keep checkin in.

    Like

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