Contact High: A Visual History of Hip-Hop

Author(s): Vikki Tobak; Questlove (Foreword by)

rap & hip hop

An inside look at the work of hip-hop photographers told through their most intimate diaries--their contact sheets. Featuring rare outtakes from over 100 photoshoots alongside interviews and essays from industry legends, Contact High: A Visual History of Hip-Hop takes readers on a chronological journey from old-school to alternative hip-hop and from analog to digital photography. The ultimate companion for music and photography enthusiasts, Contact High is the definitive history of hip-hop's early days, celebrating the artists that shaped the iconic album covers, t-shirts and posters beloved by hip-hop fans today. With essays from BILL ADLER, RHEA L. COMBS, FAB 5 FREDDY, MICHAEL GONZALES, YOUNG GURU, DJ PREMIER, and RZA


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General Fields

  • : 9780525573883
  • : Crown Publishing Group
  • : Crown Publishing Group
  • : October 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Vikki Tobak; Questlove (Foreword by)
  • : Hardback
  • : 288