Real Name:
Colin Julius Bobb
Rapper from Brooklyn, New York

Originally appearing with Jungle Brothers's single, "Troopin' On The Downlow" under the name of Torture in 1993, He was later heavily featured on the unreleased Jungle Brothers album Crazy Wisdom Masters in 1993 (produced by Bill Laswell) but this was shelved by Warner Bros, due to been too "experimental." He released later released his debut album Loaded With Power in 1997. Known for often lo-fi and unique style to rapping, he is also known for his often eclectic collaboration work, He has played with the likes of Cardopusher, Kid 606, Handsome Boy Modeling School, DJ Scotch Bonnet, Kouhei Matsunaga, and Spectre.

Often quite prolific but known for brief spells of homelessness as archived in his documentary "The Rise and Fall and Rise Of Sensational", it not known how much of Sensational's discography there actually is as he can be often selling his music in the streets of New York.


Sensational Discography Tracks


Sensational Loaded With Power (Album) WordSound US 1997 Sell This Version
Sensational Corner The Market (Album) WordSound Japan 1999 Sell This Version
Sensational Heavyweighter (Album) WordSound Europe 2000 Sell This Version
Sensational Get On My Page (Album) Ipecac Recordings Europe 2001 Sell This Version
Sensational Natural Shine (Album) WordSound Germany 2002 Sell This Version
QS 136 CD Spectre Featuring Sensational Spectre Featuring Sensational - Parts Unknown(CD, Album) Quatermass QS 136 CD Belgium 2002 Sell This Version
none Sensational Mix Hits On A Fritz(CD, Album, Sel) Amazonas Jungle Records none US 2003 Sell This Version
QS151 Sensational Speaks For Itself(CD, Album) Quatermass QS151 Belgium 2005 Sell This Version
none Sensational Crown Material(CDr, Album) Chunk O Bliss none US 2005 Sell This Version
Sensational Meets Kouhei* Sensational Meets Kouhei* - Sensational Meets Kouhei (Album) WordSound US 2006 Sell This Version
WSDD008 Spectre Presents: Sensational Spectre Presents: Sensational - In Dub(16xFile, MP3, Album, Mixed) WordSound Digital WSDD008 US 2006
Sensational, Göldin & Bit-Tuner Sensational, Göldin & Bit-Tuner - It's Sensational (Album) Quiet Records (4) Switzerland 2008 Sell This Version
Sensational & Spectre Sensational & Spectre - Acid & Bass (Album) WordSound US 2009 Sell This Version
Sensational Meets Koyxeи Sensational Meets Koyxeи - Sensational Meets Koyxeи (Album) Skam UK 2010 Sell This Version
none Sensational A Earfull(CDr, Album) Not On Label none US 2011 Sell This Version
Sensational Guestlist+12 (Album) Ich Mach Ernst Germany 2014 Sell This Version
none Sensational Crown Material(11xFile, Album) Not On Label (Sensational Self-Released) none US 2015
WANIA $ 0.99 Madteo Feat. Sensational Madteo Feat. Sensational - Special Offer(LP) Wania WANIA $ 0.99 Norway 2016 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Sensational Beat, Rhymes & Styles (Single) Matador, WordSound US 2000 Sell This Version
OLE 471-1P Sensational Party Jumpin' / Livin' It Up(12", Single, Promo) Matador OLE 471-1P US 2000 Sell This Version
Madteo Feat. Sensational Madteo Feat. Sensational - Basiado Beatdown Lanquid Music Italy 2007 Sell This Version
WERK 018 Nochexxx Feat. Sensational Nochexxx Feat. Sensational - Smashing Your System(12") Werk Discs WERK 018 UK & Europe 2010 Sell This Version
Kat 004 Sensational Bouncy Agenda E.P.(12", EP) Autodidakt Records Kat 004 Sweden 2011 Sell This Version
MEOW181 Cardopusher Feat. Sensational Cardopusher Feat. Sensational - We Want Ca$h EP.(8xFile, MP3, EP, 320) Tigerbeat6 MEOW181 US 2011
Ra.H & Dynamo Dreesen / Madteo & Sensational Ra.H & Dynamo Dreesen / Madteo & Sensational - Redose-1 Morphine Records Belgium 2012 Sell This Version

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April 15, 2004
Sensational is the hip-hop equivalent of Thomas Mann's Aschenbach character, "the patron saint of all those who labor at the edge of exhaustion".
His brutal, minimalist style rubs some folks the wrong way, as if it were pretentious or overwrought. Nothing could be further than the truth. This is basement, 4-track, dirty analogue drum machine hip-hop at its best. Sensational is an eccentric guy to be sure, but his imagination and hyperreal/surreal lyrics and flow never fail to provoke and challenge his listeners.
Don't sleep.

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