Larry Smith

Real Name:
Lawrence Smith
Profile:
Songwriter - hip hop producer - bassist - engineer

Larry Smith (June 11, 1951 – December 19, 2014) grew up in St. Albans, Queens. Best known for his collaborations with Russell Simmons for Run-DMC and his solo work for Whodini. He played the legendary bassline for Kurtis Blow's "Christmas Rappin'".

Owner of Funk Groove Music Publishing Co.

For the saxophone player, please use Larry Smith (3)
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Remix

884 189-1 Tell Me What (I'm Gonna Do) — Larry Smith Con Funk Shun Con Funk Shun - Tell Me What (I'm Gonna Do) (Single) Mercury 884 189-1 US 1985 Sell This Version
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MCA 10559 Freaks — Larry Smith Whodini Freaks (12 and 1 more… Whodini - Freaks (Maxi, Single) MCA Records MCA 10559 US 1991 Sell This Version
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Vocals

SRM-1-3854, 6337 137 Kurtis Blow — Larry Smith Kurtis Blow Hard Times Kurtis Blow - Kurtis Blow (Album) Mercury SRM-1-3854, 6337 137 US 1980 Sell This Version
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14C 062-71192 Now & Then Special Medley Mix — Larry Smith The Leeves The Leeves - Now & Then Special Medley Mix(LP) Columbia 14C 062-71192 Greece 1981 Sell This Version
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SON-7000 Deeper In Love — Larry Smith Rick Sheppard (4) Rick Sheppard (4) - Deeper In Love(LP, Album) Sonia Records (2) SON-7000 US 1984 Sell This Version
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TLP-90026, ML-6212 Take Me All The Way — Larry Smith Stacy Lattisaw Jump Into My Life Stacy Lattisaw - Take Me All The Way (Album) RCA, Motown TLP-90026, ML-6212 Argentina 1986 Sell This Version
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BFC 40192, C 40192 Johnny Kemp — Larry Smith Johnny Kemp Cover Girl and 1 more… Johnny Kemp - Johnny Kemp (Album) Columbia, Columbia BFC 40192, C 40192 US 1986 Sell This Version
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JC8-8407, JC8 8407 Back In Black — Larry Smith Whodini Whodini - Back In Black (Album) Jive JC8-8407, JC8 8407 US 1986 Sell This Version
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PK 45382 By Way Of Miami — Larry Smith Daughter Brite And The Soda Pop Mikes Stop The Life You Save Daughter Brite And The Soda Pop Mikes - By Way Of Miami(CD, Album) WTG Records PK 45382 US 1989 Sell This Version
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465521 4 On The Horizon — Larry Smith Tashan Tashan - On The Horizon (Album) CBS 465521 4 UK 1989 Sell This Version
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314 522 456-2 The Best Of Kurtis Blow — Larry Smith Kurtis Blow Hard Times Kurtis Blow - The Best Of Kurtis Blow (Comp) Mercury, Chronicles 314 522 456-2 US 1994 Sell This Version
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505448 2, EPC 505448 2 , 5054482000 Rock n Roll Gangster — Larry Smith Fieldy's Dreams Child Vigilante (as Laurence Smith) Fieldy's Dreams - Rock n Roll Gangster (Album) Epic 505448 2, EPC 505448 2 , 5054482000 Europe 2002 Sell This Version
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R2 72945 The Very Best Of Stacy Lattisaw — Larry Smith Stacy Lattisaw Jump Into My Life Stacy Lattisaw - The Very Best Of Stacy Lattisaw (Comp) Rhino Records (2) R2 72945 US 2007 Sell This Version
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B.L.R. 1111 Pardise / Money — Larry Smith Lo Pro Boys Lo Pro Boys - Pardise / Money(12") Bottom Line Records (3) B.L.R. 1111 US Unknown Sell This Version
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Instruments & Performance

MG-14297, Savoy 14297 Find Yourself — Larry Smith Beverly Glenn Concert Chorale Thank You Lord (Take A Little Time) Beverly Glenn Concert Chorale - Find Yourself(LP, Album) Savoy Records, Savoy Records MG-14297, Savoy 14297 US 1972 Sell This Version
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6400 763 Tough — Larry Smith Kurtis Blow Kurtis Blow - Tough (Album) Mercury 6400 763 Brazil 1982 Sell This Version
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LNM-001 Late Nite Music Band — Larry Smith Late Nite Music Band Late Nite Music Band - Late Nite Music Band(12", EP) Late Nite Music LNM-001 US 1982 Sell This Version
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814 964-1, 814 964-1 IQI Kurtis Blow, The Best Rapper On The Scene — Larry Smith Kurtis Blow Kurtis Blow - Kurtis Blow, The Best Rapper On The Scene (Comp) Mercury, Mercury 814 964-1, 814 964-1 IQI Germany 1983 Sell This Version
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822 420-1, 822 420-1 Q Ego Trip — Larry Smith Kurtis Blow 8 Million Stories (as Lawrence Smith) Kurtis Blow - Ego Trip (Album) Mercury, Mercury 822 420-1, 822 420-1 Q Germany 1984 Sell This Version
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251 987-1 Fat Boys — Larry Smith Fat Boys Fat Boys - Fat Boys (Album) Sutra Records 251 987-1 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
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PRO-1205 King Of Rock — Larry Smith Run-D.M.C.* You're Blind Run-D.M.C.* - King Of Rock (Album) Profile Records PRO-1205 US 1985 Sell This Version
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PCD-1205 King Of Rock — Larry Smith Run-D.M.C.* You're Blind Run-D.M.C.* - King Of Rock(CD) Profile Records PCD-1205 US 1985 Sell This Version
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CYK 1211 Good Music — Larry Smith Joan Jett And The Blackhearts* Joan Jett And The Blackhearts* - Good Music (Album) CBS/Sony CYK 1211 Hong Kong 1986 Sell This Version
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4XT-12471 A Lot Of Love — Larry Smith Melba Moore Melba Moore - A Lot Of Love (Album) Capitol Records 4XT-12471 US 1986 Sell This Version
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JC8-8407, JC8 8407 Back In Black — Larry Smith Whodini Whodini - Back In Black (Album) Jive JC8-8407, JC8 8407 US 1986 Sell This Version