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

Vocals

71 41 137 Larry Smith - Kurtis Blow album art Kurtis Blow Hard Times Kurtis Blow - Kurtis Blow (Album) Mercury, Mercury 71 41 137 Spain 1980 Sell This Version
14C 062-71192 Larry Smith - Now & Then Special Medley Mix album art The Leeves The Leeves - Now & Then Special Medley Mix(LP) Columbia 14C 062-71192 Greece 1981 Sell This Version
SON-7000 Larry Smith - Deeper In Love album art Rick Sheppard (4) Rick Sheppard (4) - Deeper In Love(LP, Album) Sonia Records (2) SON-7000 US 1984 Sell This Version
TLP-90026, ML-6212 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
BFC 40192, C 40192 Larry Smith - Johnny Kemp album art Johnny Kemp Can't Get Enough and 1 more… Johnny Kemp - Johnny Kemp (Album) Columbia, Columbia BFC 40192, C 40192 US 1986 Sell This Version
JC8-8407, JC8 8407 Larry Smith - Back In Black album art Whodini Whodini - Back In Black (Album) Jive JC8-8407, JC8 8407 US 1986 Sell This Version
PK 45382 Larry Smith - By Way Of Miami album art 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
465521 4 Larry Smith - On The Horizon album art Tashan Tashan - On The Horizon (Album) CBS 465521 4 UK 1989 Sell This Version
522 456-2 Larry Smith - The Best Of Kurtis Blow album art Kurtis Blow Hard Times Kurtis Blow - The Best Of Kurtis Blow (Comp) Mercury, Chronicles 522 456-2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
505448 2, EPC 505448 2 , 5054482000 Larry Smith - Rock n Roll Gangster album art 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
R2 72945 Larry Smith - The Very Best Of Stacy Lattisaw album art 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
B.L.R. 1111 Larry Smith - Pardise / Money album art Lo Pro Boys Lo Pro Boys - Pardise / Money(12") Bottom Line Records (3) B.L.R. 1111 US Unknown Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

MG-14297, Savoy 14297 Larry Smith - Find Yourself album art 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
6400 763 Larry Smith - Tough album art Kurtis Blow Kurtis Blow - Tough (Album) Mercury 6400 763 Brazil 1982 Sell This Version
LNM-001 Larry Smith - Late Nite Music Band album art Late Nite Music Band Late Nite Music Band - Late Nite Music Band(12", EP) Late Nite Music LNM-001 US 1982 Sell This Version
814 964-1, 814 964-1 IQI Larry Smith - Kurtis Blow, The Best Rapper On The Scene album art 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
822 420-1, 822 420-1 Q Larry Smith - Ego Trip album art 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
251 987-1 Larry Smith - Fat Boys album art Fat Boys Fat Boys - Fat Boys (Album) Sutra Records 251 987-1 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
PRO-1205 Larry Smith - King Of Rock album art Run-D.M.C.* You're Blind Run-D.M.C.* - King Of Rock (Album) Profile Records PRO-1205 US 1985 Sell This Version
CYK 1211 Larry Smith - Good Music album art Joan Jett And The Blackhearts* Joan Jett And The Blackhearts* - Good Music (Album) CBS/Sony CYK 1211 Hong Kong 1986 Sell This Version
4XT-12471 Larry Smith - A Lot Of Love album art Melba Moore Melba Moore - A Lot Of Love (Album) Capitol Records 4XT-12471 US 1986 Sell This Version
JC8-8407, JC8 8407 Larry Smith - Back In Black album art Whodini Whodini - Back In Black (Album) Jive JC8-8407, JC8 8407 US 1986 Sell This Version
9 60723-2, 60723-2 Larry Smith - Ba-Dop-Boom-Bang album art Grandmaster Flash Grandmaster Flash - Ba-Dop-Boom-Bang (Album) Elektra, Elektra 9 60723-2, 60723-2 US 1987 Sell This Version