King of Rock is the second studio album by American hip hop group Run–D. M Produced in 1985, the album saw the group adopting a more rock-influenced sound, with several tracks prominently featuring heavy guitar riffs.
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What really makes King of Rock work is that it sounds tougher and is smarter than almost all of the rock and metal records of its time. There is an urgency to the music unheard in the hard rock of the '80s - a sense of inevitability to the riffs and rhythms, balanced by the justified boasting of Run and . Most of their rhymes are devoted to party jams or bragging, but nobody was sharper, funnier, or as clever as this duo, nor was there a DJ.
King’s first album for the Stax label combines his hard, unflashy guitar playing with the sleek sound of the label’s house band, Booker T. and the MG’s. Hits such as Crosscut Saw and Laundromat Blues earned King a new rock & roll audience. Where American white kids got the notion they could play the blues. This band had two kiler guitarists: Michael Bloomfield and Elvin Bishop. Vote for the 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees.
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Artist: Elvis Presley. Album: King Of Rock ‘n’ Roll.
Album: King of Rock (1985). Charted: 80 108. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. The first video Run-D. made was for "Rock Box," which became the first rap video on MTV. For "King of Rock," the group shows up at the "Museum of Rock n Roll," where they are met by a security guard who tells them, "you guys don't belong in here
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