April 1987

Date Broadcast: Friday 3rd April 1987
Time: 10.00pm-Midnight

Show Playlist:

Super Fight - Hurricane
It's Tricky - Run DMC
My Whole Life (Flashed Before My Eyes) - Spyder D
Party Pooper - TC Islam
Refresh Yourself - 3 Wize Men
After Dark - True Mathematics
Kickin' It Live - Witchdoctor & Dominating Three MC's
The Games We Play - Shockwave
Public Enemy No 1 - Public Enemy
Freak-A-Holic - Egyptian Lover
I Know You Got Soul - Eric B & Rakim
Cross The Tracks - Maceo & The Macks
New Generation - Classical II
You Can't Rock Us - Fearless Four
12 Inches The Hard Way - Mr. Waxmaster Torey & D.J Sound Machine
He Cuts So Fresh - Marley Marl & MC Shan
Chill Getting Def - Chad Jackson
Calfornia Girls - The Cally Boys
Groove Hip Hop Sales Chart
Travelling At The Speed Of Thought - Ultramagnetic MC's
Nobody Beats The Biz - Biz Markie
Rhymes So Def - Numarx
Citizens On Patrol - LA Dream Team
Beat You Down - Noel Rockwell & The Poet
Scratch Fever - Kinkina
  
Groove Hip Hop Sales Chart: Friday 3rd April 1987

1 Rhymes So Def - Numarx
2 New Generation - Classical II (Up 1)
3 Nobody Beats The Biz - Biz Markie (Up 5)
4 Cold Getting' Dumb - Just Ice (Down 2)
5 Yo! Bum Rush The Show - Public Enemy (No Change)
6 After Dark - True Mathematics (Up 1)
7 Payback - Roxanne Shante (Down 3)
8 U Know What Time It Is - Grandmaster Flash (Down 2)
9 My Whole Life (Flashed Before My Eyes) - Spyder D (No Change)
10 Rock The B-Boy Stance - Pimp Pretty, Royal Ron & DJ M.A. (Up 5)
11 Juice Crew All-Stars/Evolution - Juice Crew All-Stars (Up 1)
12 Travelling At The Speed Of Thought - Ultramagnetic MC's (New Entry)
13 Hard To The Body - Point Blank MC's (Down 3)
14 New Girl In Town - Sugar Sugar (No Change)
15 Rock n Roll Dude - Chubb Rock & Hitman Howie Tee (Down 4)
16 Freak-A-Holic - Egyptian Lover (No Change)
17 Ex-Girlfriends - KV (Up 1)
18 Fat Rome - Gigilo Tony (New Entry)
19 Play This Only At Night - Doug E Fresh & Get Fresh Crew (New Entry)
20 Macho Mozart - Latin Rascals (New Entry)

Ultramagnetic MC's with New Entry

Date Broadcast: Friday 10th April 1987
Time: 10.00pm - 12.00pm

Show Playlist:

I'm Cold Rockin' It - Stevie J
Games We Play - Shockwave
Down By Law - MC Shan
Kickin It Live - Witch Doctor & Dominating 3 MCs
Eleweaser Just a Skeezer - Hard Rock Soul Movement
Mike Talks - Salt N Pepa guests on Tomorrows show
This Is Dope - Jersey
Chill Gettin' Def - Chad Jackson
Let's Get This Party Started - Kooley C & DJ KJ
Citizens on Patrol - LA Dream Team
Rock The Beat - Derek B
The House That Rocked - Grandmaster Flash
Mike Talks
Nobody Beats The Biz - Biz Markie
After Dark - True Mathmatics
Def Beats 1 Advert
Groove Hip Hop Sales Chart
He Cuts So Fresh - Marley Marl & MC Shan
Travelling At The Speed Of Thought - Ultramagnetic MC's
Miuzi Weighs A Ton - Public Enemy
Rock The B Boys Stance - Pimp Pretty, Royal Ron & DJ MA
Cuts Like These - Ultimate Force
Mike Talks
Don't Treat Your Girly Like A Dog - MC Spice
Hand Clapping Song (Snippet)
Girls & Boys - Mixmasters
You Can't Win - The Brothers
Susie - Emanon
  
Groove Sales Chart: Friday 10th April 1987

1 Yo! Bum Rush The Show - Public Enemy (Up 4)
2 New Generation - Classical II (No Change)
3 Nobody Beats The Biz - Biz Markie (No Change)
4 After Dark - True Mathematics (Up 2)
5 Travelling At The Speed Of Thought - Ultramagnetic MC's (Up 7)
6 He Cuts So Fresh - Marley Marl (New Entry)
7 Kickin' It Live - Witch Doctor & Dominating 3 MCs (New Entry)
8 12 Inches The Hard Way - Wax Master Torey (Up 15)
9 Rhymes So Def - Numarx (Down 8)
10 Rock The B-Boy Stance - Pimp Pretty, Royal Ron & DJ M.A. (No Change)
11 Cuts Like These - Ultimate Force (New Entry)
12 Girls & Boys - Mix Masters (New Entry)
13 Payback - Roxanne Fly Shante (Down 6)
14 Cold Gettin Dumb - Just Ice (Down 10)
15 Raps Greatest Hits (Priority) - Various (New Entry)
16 U Know What Time It Is - Grandmaster Flash (Down 8)
17 On Top of the World - Higher Empire (Up 4)
18 The Games We Play - Shockwave (New Entry)
19 You Can't Rock Us - Fearless Four (New Entry)
20 Everlasting Bass -Rodney O (Up 4)
  
Date Broadcast: Friday 17th April 1987
Time: 10pm-1am

Show Playlist:

Rap Will Never Die Part II - MC Shy D
Rhymes So Def - Numarx
I Know You Got Soul - Eric B & Rakim
Blind Mans Bluff - MC Watchout & DJ Oz
Chat
12 Inches The Hard Way - Waxmaster Torey
Down By Law - MC Shan
Don’t Treat Your Girly Like A Dog - MC Spice
Beat You Down - Noel Rockwell & The Poet
Dj Man Cuts It Up Part II - MC Shy D

*** MC Shy D's album has just been released
  
 
MC Shy D getting air play with his new album

Date Broadcast: Saturday April 18th 1987
Time: 8.00pm-10.00pm

Show Playlist:

Lyrical King (From the Boogie down Bronx) - T La Rock
You Can't Rock Us - Fearless Four
Travelling At The Speed Of Thought - Ultramagnetic MC's
He Cut's So Fresh - MC Shan & Marley Marl
Rock The B Boys Stance - Royal Ron, Pimp Pretty & DJ MA
Attention All Shoppers - KC & The Whip
Down By Law - MC Shan
Beat You Down - Noel Rockwell & The Poet
Miuzi Weighs A Ton - Public Enemy
Don't Treat Your Girly Like a Dog - MC Spice
Refresh Yourself - 3 Wize Men
Bust This - MC Shy D
Let's Get This Party Started - MC Kooley C & DJ KJ
This Beat Kicks - T La Rock
Powerplay Megamix - Norris Sirrah
Chuck Chills New York Juice Report
I Know You Got Soul - Eric B & Rakim
Drop The Bass - MC Watchout & DJ Oz
Re-Touch Of Jazz - Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince
Puppet Capers - Private Party
Party Pooper - TC Islam
Kickin' It Live - Witchdoctor & Dominating Three MC's
Eleweaser Just A Skeezer - Hardrock Soul Movement
Do You Know What Time It Is? - Kool Moe Dee
Mind Your Business - ?

*** No Allen's Army Frontline Chart as tape machine has broken down!!
  
Allen's Army Frontline Chart: Saturday 18th April 1987

No Allen's Army Frontline Chart this week as the tape machine has broken down!!

T La Rock getting air play with his new album

Date Broadcast: Friday 24th April 1987
Time: 11.30pm - 1.00am


Show Playlist:
Groove Hip Hop Sales Chart
Competition tomorrow to win 6 Def Beats 1 albums
Down By Law - MC Shan
Lyrical King (From The Boogie Down Bronx) - T La Rock
He Cuts So Fresh - Marley Marl & MC Shan
Adverts
Get It Boy - Fresh Celeste & M4sers
Bust This - MC Shy D
Mike talks
Adverts and news
The Dream - Total Science
It's The Games We Play - Shockwave
Hardcore - Chilly B Ware
I Know You Got Soul - Eric B & Rakim
Mike talks 12.22 (Beastie Boys sold over 2 million)
Hitman Records advert
Ice T jingle
You Can't Rock Us - Fearless Four
Brass Monkey - Beastie Boys
Mike talks 12.30
Adverts
Let's Get This Party Started - DJ KJ & MC Cooley C
Mind Your Business - Sweet Cookie
Powerplay Mega Mix - sirrah nomis
Party Pooper - TC Islam
Mike talks
Adverts
Mike talks (not much from LA lately, Bobby Jimmy, plus new Latin Rascals cut)
Bobby Jimmy Your A Fool - Bobby Jimmy & The Critters

***Mike mentions the Groove Chart is courtesy of Midas Computer System
***Competition tomorrow night to win 6 copies of Def Beats 1 album
***Hitman Records advert
***Ice T jingle played

Groove Hip Hop Sales Chart: Friday 24th April 1987

1. He Cuts So Fresh - Marley Marl & MC Shan (Up 1)
2. Travelling At The Speed Of Thought - Ultramagnetic MCs (Up 1)
3. Yo Bum Rush The Show - Public Enemy (Down 2)
4. Let's Get This Party Started - DJ KJ & MC Cooley C (Up 4)
6. Lyrical King - T La Rock (New Entry)
5. After Dark/Greeks In The House - True Mathmatics (Down 1)
7. Down By Law (Remix) - MC Shan (Up 6)
8. I Gotta Be Tough - MC Shy D (New Entry)
9. New Generation - Classical Two (Down 5)
10. Rhymes So Def - Numarx (Down 1)
11. Nobody Beats The Biz - Biz Markie & TJ Swann (Down 6)
12. 12 Inched The Hard Way - Wax Master Tory & DJ Sound Machine (Down 5)
13. Kickin' It Live - Witch Doctor & Dominating Three MCs (Down 3)
14. Rock The B Boy Stance - Pimp Pretty, Royal Ron & DJ M.A. (Down 3)
15. Def Beats 1 - Various (New Entry)
16. Super Fight - Hurricane (Down 4)
17. Cold Gettin' Dumb - Just Ice (Down 3)
18. Blind Man's Bluff/My Tom Tom/Drop The Bass - MC Watchout & DJ OZ (No Change)
19. Payback - Roxanne Shante (Down 2)
20. Hot, Cool & Viscious - Salt n Pepa (New Entry)

Marley Marl takes top spot with 'He Cuts So Fresh'

Date Broadcast: Saturday 25th April 1987
Time: 8.30pm - 9.00pm


Show Playlist:
Allens Army Frontline Chart
Travelling At The Speed Of Thought - Ultramagnetic MCs
This Beat Kicks - T La Rock
You're Gonna Get Yours - Public Enemy
Mike talks 8.30 (May 15th jam at Swiss Cottage)
Dedications
Re-touch of Jazz - Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince

***May 15th a jam at Swiss Cottage

Allens Army Frontline Chart: Saturday 25th April 1987

1. Yo! Bum Rush The Show - Public Enemy (No Change)
2. Lyrical King - T La Rock (New Entry)
3. Travelling At The Speed Of Thought - Ultramagnetic MCs (Up 1)
Public Enemy running things with the debut album