The Big Payback

The Big Payback

The History of the Business of Hip-hop

Book - 2011
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Drawing on the stories of 300 industry veterans, the author chronicles hip-hop's rise from street culture to global industry, tallying who won, who lost and who was on the cutting edge.
Publisher: New York : New American Library, [2011]
Edition: 1st New American Library trade pbk. ed.
ISBN: 9780451234780
Branch Call Number: 306.4 Charnas 2011
Characteristics: xiv, 657 p. : ill. ; 23 cm


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nutty7688 Apr 29, 2011

I loved this book, its about Hip-Hop and the the business of working in this musical industry. Boy am I telling my age, but majority of them I remember from way back when. The author did a wonderful job of not confusing the reader with an abundance of characters.


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