This Day In Hip Hop and Rap History

This Day In Hip Hop and Rap History

April 16th – Run-DMC also release their classic hit-single “Rock Box”, on Profile Records, on this day in 1984.

“Rock Box” would be from their legendary self-entitled debut album released the same year.

The rock/rap fusion track would feature guitar work from legendary session man Eddie Martinez.

The track would directly or indirectly influence future groups such as Rage Against The Machine, Limp Bizkit, Beastie Boys, Korn and several others.

The memorable music video would feature and appearance by comedic actor Irwin Corey.