Deuce

  • Image for Deuce
  • Image for Deuce
  • Image for Deuce
  • Image for Deuce
  • Image for Deuce
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Recorded by
Blow, Kurtis, American, born 1959
Published by
Mercury Records, American, founded 1945
Medium
vinyl, ink on paper and cardboard
Dimensions
H x W: 12 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. (31.1 x 31.1 cm)
Type
long-playing records
Date
1981
Description
The record and sleeve for Kurtis Blow's album "Deuce." Image of musician with black & red leather jacket standing in front of a cinema marquee advertising his recording. Released on the Mercury label of PolyGram Records.
Topic
African American
Hip hop (Music)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Andrew DuBois
Object number
2011.8a-c
Restrictions & Rights
© Mercury Records (A Universal Music Company). Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Exhibition
Musical Crossroads
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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