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Houston Rap Book (Bundle)

Houston Rap Book (Bundle)

Houston Rap

Note: This is a pre-order and is expected to ship in early February 2021. We suggest when ordering in-stock items and pre-order items to place separate orders if you want the in-stock items to ship immediately. 

Second edition of the long-out-of-print book which Bun B declared ".... defines Houston hip-hop."

Includes 32 new pages of never before seen photos and text, Northside/Southside Houston maps, and a complete index of the timeline and oral history of the scene.

Available to purchase as the stand-alone book and as a Deluxe Bundle, which includes rare, fully-licensed DJ Screw music courtesy Bigtyme Recordz. 

The Deluxe Bundle is limited to 1000 units. 

Estimated ship date : Early February 2021

Houston Rap is an immersion into the everyday life of the Houston hip hop community. The second edition, hardcover 304 page book features the photography of Peter Beste, who spent 9 years documenting the culture alongside writer Lance Scott Walker.

Houston Rap profiles noted artists such as Bun B of UGK, Z-Ro, Big Mike, K-Rino, Willie D of the Geto Boys, Lil’ Troy, and Paul Wall, alongside 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 important insight into a great American cultural narrative, and the second edition features even more details into this astonishing and influential scene.

The Houston Rap Deluxe Bundle is limited to 1000 units and includes:

The book 2nd Edition-304 pages hardbound cover

2xLP version of DJ Screw -The Legend, presenting all of the original tracks on vinyl, in a fully licensed album from Bigtyme Recordz. The artwork is unique and features Beste's photography;

Double cassette version of The Legend, containing the entire mix, fully licensed from Bigtyme Recordz;

Print of a never-before-seen Peter Beste photo of UGK, signed by Beste;

Screen-printed tote bag, featuring a DJ Screw- themed Beste photo.

  • $180.00

  • Houston Rap Book (Bundle)
  • Houston Rap Book (Bundle)
  • Houston Rap Book (Bundle)
  • Houston Rap Book (Bundle)
  • Houston Rap Book (Bundle)
  • Houston Rap Book (Bundle)
  • Houston Rap Book (Bundle)
  • Houston Rap Book (Bundle)


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