9,487 total votes
Afrika Bambaataa

Afrika Bambaataa

Kevin Donovan, better known by the stage name Afrika Bambaataa, is an American DJ from the South Bronx, New York. He is notable for releasing a series of genre-defining electro tracks in the 1980s that influenced the development of hip hop culture. Afrika Bambaataa is one of the originators of breakbeat DJing and is respectfully known as "The Godfather" and "Amen Ra of Hip Hop Kulture," as well as the father of electro funk. Through his co-opting of the street gang the Black Spades into the music and culture-oriented Universal Zulu Nation, he has helped spread Hip Hop Culture throughout the world. ... more on Wikipedia

lists about Afrika Bambaataa

The Best Afrika Bambaataa Albums of All Time 58 votes Afrika Bambaataa are considered by many to be one of the best old school rap groups and thus, one of the best rap groups of ...

Afrika Bambaataa is ranked on...

#44 of 45 Rappers with the Best Album Discography, Ranked 1.4k votes Hip hop heads, it's time to rank rap artists with the best albums. The best rapper discographies are based on singles, ...
#24 of 63 People who voted for Afrika Bambaataa... Men are 3x more likely to vote for this The Best '80s Rappers 28.7k votes These are the best 80s Rappers as voted on by you, the 80s rap fans. 80s hip hop, or "old school" hip hop obviousl...
#68 of 180 The Best New York Rappers 19.9k votes It probably goes without saying, but New York City is undeniably the birthplace of rap. Its impact is still very much alive ...
#27 of 524 The Most Influential DJs of All Time 129.0k votes The most influential DJs of all time, from the start of turntable culture to today, are all here in one list of the best DJs...
#22 of 60 The Most Influential Electronic Music Pioneers 7.2k votes Like the settlers who traveled from the east coast to the west coast in search of manifest destiny, these EDM pioneers helpe...
51 Famous Celebrities of Caribbean Descent 49.1k views The Caribbean is a beautiful, tropical grouping of over 700 islands, islets, cays, and reefs, and is broken up into 30 terri...

Afrika Bambaataa is also found on...

TV Actors from New York Famous Film Actors From The Bronx List of Famous Bands from New York Famous Male Rappers List of Famous Bands from The Bronx Famous People From The Bronx Famous Film Actors From New York List of Famous Social Activists Famous People Born in 1957 Capitol Records Complete Artist Roster List of Famous Record Producers Famous Record Producers from the United States Famous Male Social Activists Tommy Boy Records Complete Artist Roster TV Actors from The Bronx List of Famous Disc Jockeys Famous Male Disc Jockeys Full Cast of The Freshest Kids: A History Of The B-Boy Actors/Actresses EMI Complete Artist Roster Famous Disc Jockeys from the United States