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Blondie “Rapture”

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BLONDIE is an American rock band, founded in 1974 by the “blonde” singer DEBBIE HARRY and guitarist Chris Stein.
The band was pioneer in the New-Wave and Punk scenes of the mid 70s, until they reached success thanks to hit singles, such as “Heart of Glass“, “Call Me“, “The Tide Is High” and “Rapture“.
RAPTURE” – released in January 1981 – is a combination of Disco, Funk, and Hip-Hop, with an extended RAP section, where Debbie Harry is also mentioning hip-hop pioneers (Fab Five Freddy, Grand Master Flash) and – for the first time ever – a song featuring “Rapping” reached NUMBER 1 in the USA Hot 100 chart!

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