Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five

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Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five was an influential American hip hop group formed in the South Bronx of New York City in 1978. Composed of one DJ (Grandmaster Flash) and five rappers (Melle Mel, Kidd Creole, Cowboy, Mr. Ness/Scorpio, and Rahiem), the group's use of turntablism, break-beat deejaying, choreographed stage routines and lyricism was a significant force in the early development of hip-hop music.
The group rose to fame in the early 1980s with their first successful single "Freedom" and later on with their magnum opus "The Message", which is often cited as among the most influential hip hop songs. However, in 1983, relations between Grandmaster Flash and Melle Mel became strained and the group disbanded. A reunion was organized in 1987, and it released a new album. Afterward, the sextet disbanded permanently.
Overall, the group was active for five years and released two studio albums. In 2007, it became the first hip hop group ever to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
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Albums

SH 268 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message album art Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five The Message (Album) Sugar Hill Records SH 268 Canada 1982 Sell This Version
60769-1 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - On The Strength album art Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five* On The Strength (Album) Elektra, Elektra 60769-1 Australia 1988 Sell This Version
DEEPX 015 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Greatest Mixes album art Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five The Greatest Mixes (Album, Comp) Deepbeats DEEPX 015 UK 1997 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

6001 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - Superappin' album art Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five* Superappin' (Single) Enjoy Records 6001 US 1979 Sell This Version
none Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - Flash It To The Beat / Fusion Beats (Vol .2) album art Flash And The Furious 5* / Various Flash And The Furious 5* / Various - Flash It To The Beat / Fusion Beats (Vol .2) Bozo Meko Records none US 1980 Sell This Version
310850 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - Freedom album art Grandmaster Flash And The Furious 5* Freedom (Single) Sugar Hill Records 310850 France 1980 Sell This Version
ER-6009 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - Super Rappin' No. 2 album art Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five* Super Rappin' No. 2 (Maxi, Single) Enjoy Records ER-6009 US 1980 Sell This Version
332.311 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - Freedom / Super-Wolf Can Do It album art Grandmaster Flash And The Furious 5* / Super Wolf* Grandmaster Flash And The Furious 5* / Super Wolf* - Freedom / Super-Wolf Can Do It(12", Single) Rap Mix 332.311 Uruguay 1980 Sell This Version
100.8065 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - Freedom / The Birthday Party album art Grandmaster Flash And The Furious 5* Freedom / The Birthday Party (Single) RCA Victor 100.8065 Brazil 1981 Sell This Version
SH-555 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Birthday Party album art Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five* The Birthday Party Sugar Hill Records SH-555 US 1981 Sell This Version
SH 111 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - It's Nasty (Genius Of Love) / The Birthday Party album art Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five It's Nasty (Genius Of Love) / The Birthday Party Sugar Hill Records SH 111 UK 1981 Sell This Version
TI 70503 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Adventures Of Grandmaster Flash On The Wheels Of Steel / The Party Mix album art Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five* The Adventures Of Grandmaster Flash On The Wheels Of Steel / The Party Mix (Maxi, Single) Sugar Hill Records TI 70503 Mexico 1981 Sell This Version
SH-569 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - It's Nasty (Genius Of Love) album art Grandmaster Flash & Furious Five* It's Nasty (Genius Of Love) (Single) Sugar Hill Records SH-569 US 1981 Sell This Version
101.8219 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - Freedom / The Party Mix album art Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five Freedom / The Party Mix(7") RCA 101.8219 Brazil 1981 Sell This Version
310935 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - Apache / It's Nasty (Genius Of Love) album art Sugarhill Gang / Grandmaster Flash & Furious Five* Sugarhill Gang / Grandmaster Flash & Furious Five* - Apache / It's Nasty (Genius Of Love)(12", Single, Ltd) Sugar Hill Records, Vogue 310935 France 1981 Sell This Version
TI-70602 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message album art Grand Master Flash & The Furious Five* Feat.: Melle Mel & Duke Bootee Grand Master Flash & The Furious Five* Feat.: Melle Mel & Duke Bootee - The Message (Single, Maxi) Sugar Hill Records TI-70602 Mexico 1982 Sell This Version
SH 500 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - Scorpio album art Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five Scorpio (Single) Sugar Hill Records SH 500 Canada 1982 Sell This Version
J.B. 236 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - Una Splendida Giornata / The Message album art Vasco Rossi / Grand Master Flash & The Furious Five* Featuring Melle Mel & Duke Bootee Vasco Rossi / Grand Master Flash & The Furious Five* Featuring Melle Mel & Duke Bootee - Una Splendida Giornata / The Message(7", Jukebox) Carosello, Sugar Hill Records J.B. 236 Italy 1982 Sell This Version
SHC-457 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - New York New York album art Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five Featuring Melle Mel And Duke Bootee Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five Featuring Melle Mel And Duke Bootee - New York New York (Maxi, Single) Sugar Hill Records SHC-457 US 1982 Sell This Version
BONG 3, SOS 1164 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - Everything Counts / New York New York album art Depeche Mode / Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five Depeche Mode / Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - Everything Counts / New York New York(7", TP, W/Lbl, Red) Mute, Sound Of Scandinavia BONG 3, SOS 1164 Sweden 1983 Sell This Version
SHX 101 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - Pump Me Up album art Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five Pump Me Up(12", Mixed) Sugar Hill Records SHX 101 US 1985 Sell This Version
SPEC-1331 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message / Rappers Delight album art Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five, Sugarhill Gang Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five, Sugarhill Gang - The Message / Rappers Delight (Maxi) Unidisc SPEC-1331 Canada 1987 Sell This Version
6.14943, 6.14943 AC Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message / New York New York album art Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five The Message / New York New York(7", Single) Sugar Hill Records, Sugar Hill Records 6.14943, 6.14943 AC Germany 1987 Sell This Version
0-66777 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - Gold album art Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five* Gold (Single) Elektra 0-66777 US 1988 Sell This Version
BLAT 12-3 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Adventures Of Grandmaster Flash On The Wheels Of Steel album art Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five The Adventures Of Grandmaster Flash On The Wheels Of Steel (Single) Blatant (2) BLAT 12-3 UK 1988 Sell This Version