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Houston Rap (Slipcased Exclusive)

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Houston Rap (Slipcased Exclusive)

Houston Rap (Hardcover book with Slipcase)
DJ Screw/Fat Pat 7-inch single

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Houston Rap (Deluxe Bundle)

Story, photos, video:
Houston Rap: Photographs by Peter Beste

Houston Rap: Photographs by Peter Beste is an immersion into the everyday life of the Houston Hip Hop community. This hardcover 272 page book features the photos of Peter Beste who spent 9 years documenting the culture alongside writer Lance Scott Walker. The book is edited by Johan Kugelberg who also worked with Peter on his previous book True Norwegian Black Metal (Vice) which to date has sold through 8 editions.

Houston Rap profiles noted artists such as Bun B of UGK, Z-Ro, Willie D of the Geto Boys, Paul Wall to name a few sharing their reflections on the lives of departed legends such as DJ Screw, Pimp C, and Big Hawk.

The book also features community leaders, rappers, producers, businessmen, and family members, all providing an astonishing and important insight into a great American cultural narrative.

Specs: Hardcover, 272 pages, 130 gram matte photo paper, features color photography, oral histories, and a historical timeline. ISBN 978-1-938265-05-1. Weight: 70 OZ.