Washington, D.C. Globe Poster, 1982. Xerox. 5 1/4 x 8 1/2 in. Near fine. Item #5644
Flyer for a hip-hop party with Afrika Bambaataa’s Soulsonic Force, Rare Essence, Experience Unlimited, The Mighty Peacemakers, The Redds Boys, and Tricky Rick. From the summer of 1982, when Soulsonic Force’s "Planet Rock" was exploding in popularity and a month before Charlie Ahearn’s Wild Style hit theaters, this flyer captures a critical moment in hip-hop history, just before an explosion popularity all over the world.