Kurtis Blow (born Kurt Walker), rapper & record producer. He is the 1st rapper to become commercially successful, to sign with a major record label & to perform overseas. He is best known for hit The Breaks, the 1st certified gold record rap song, as well as Basketball, Christmas Rappin', If I Ruled the World, & AJ Scratch. His influence on early hip-hop was so profound, that Run had called himself the "Son of Kurtis Blow". An ordained minister, he teaches ministry classes at Nyack College.
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