Robert Ford, Jr.

Biography by AllMusic

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One of the first music journalists to write about hip-hop, he was also a producer, manager, and lyricist for rap pioneer Kurtis Blow.

Credits

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Year Album Artist
2018 100 Hits: The Best R&B Album Composer
2017 80's & 90's Club Hits Composer
2011 La Plus Grande Soirée Mixée 2011 Composer
2011 100 Christmas Composer
2010 It's Like That!: 40 Block Rockin' Beats Composer
2009 Ultimate Breakdance Producer
2009 Pitbull Pitbull Composer
2009 Merry Christmas Everybody Composer
2008 The Masters of Hip-Hop [Sony BMG] Composer
2007 Timbaland Presents Shock Value Timbaland Composer
2007 The Triptych Lemon Jelly Composer
2007 The Boatlift Pitbull Composer
2006 Platinum Collection Blue Composer
2006 Hip Hop: Gold Producer, Composer
2006 Hip Hop Essentials, Vol. 12 Producer, Composer
2006 Hip Hop Essentials [Box Set] Producer, Composer
2006 Gangsters and DJ's Box [Box Set] Arranger
2005 Romeo Rodney Rodney Dangerfield Producer
2005 Hip Hop Essentials, Vol. 4 Producer
2005 4Ever Blue Blue Composer
2004 Ultimate Hip*Hop: 30th Anniversary Collection Composer
2004 The Hip Hop Box Producer, Composer
2004 Old School Jams [SPG Box Set] Composer
2004 Best of Blue Blue Composer
2003 The Ultimate Christmas Album TV Allstars Composer
2003 The Best of Kurtis Blow - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection Kurtis Blow Producer, Composer
2003 Superstar Kidz Disney Composer
2003 Slammin': The Ultimate Rap Hits Composer
2003 San Francisco Bay's Best Blues Guitar, Soloist
2003 Party Beats Disney Composer
2003 New York Knicks: Go New York Go, Vol. 1 Composer
2003 Home for the Holidays: Pop Favorites Composer
2003 Deadly DJ Cuts Producer, Arranger
2003 DJ Yoda's How to Cut and Paste: 80's Edition DJ Yoda Composer
2003 20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: Rap & Hip Hop Composer
2002 Urban Legends, Vol. 1: 1990-2001 Composer
2002 Rappers Delight Composer
2002 Old School Rap Party, Vol. 1 Producer, Composer
2002 Like, Omigod! The '80s Pop Culture Box (Totally) Producer, Composer
2002 Like Mike [Original Soundtrack] Composer
2002 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, Vol. 5: Wildstyle Composer
2002 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Box Set Composer
2002 Best Of...Rappin' Kurtis Blow Producer
2001 Still Standing Full Force Producer
2001 Sounds of the Decade Composer
2001 Say It Loud! A Celebration of Black Music in America [Box Set] Composer
2001 R&B Masters Composer
2001 New York Knicks Collection Composer
2001 L.A. Lakers: NBA Championship Composer
2001 Funk Classics Composer
2001 Dynamic House Edition, Vol. 1 Composer
2001 All Rise Blue Composer
2001 Ahead of Their Time!: Full Force's Greatest Hits Full Force Producer
2000 Touch My Soul, Vol. 14 Composer
2000 The Best of Breakdance & Electric Boogie, Vol. 2 Composer
2000 Street Vibes, Vol. 3 Composer
2000 Old School Rap, Vols. 1-4 [Box Set] Producer, Composer
2000 Hip Hop Madness Composer
2000 Do It Again [ZYX] Composer
2000 Bravo the Hits '99 Composer
2000 Bravo Black Hits Composer
2000 Back In The Day: The Birth Of Rap Composer
1999 Viva Hits, Vol. 4 Composer
1999 Tech House Phenomena, Vol. 2 Nathan Coles Composer
1999 Old School Rap Old School Players Composer
1999 Old School Jams: The History Lesson Producer, Composer
1999 New Hits '99 Composer
1999 INCredible Sound of Trevor Nelson Trevor Nelson Composer
1999 DJ Mix 2000 Composer
1999 Chartmix, Vol. 4 Composer
1998 Westside TQ Composer
1998 Welcome to the Jungle Jim Rome Composer
1998 They Never Saw Me Comin' TQ Composer
1998 The Source Presents: Hits from the Vault, Vol. 1 Composer
1998 Shut 'Em Down Onyx Composer
1998 Rockit Composer
1998 Rockin' Sports Jams Composer
1998 MTV Presents: Hip-Hop Back in the Day Composer
1998 El Niño Def Squad Composer
1998 Basketball's Greatest Hoop Hits Producer, Composer
1997 Worldwide Nadanuf Composer
1997 Rap's Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 Composer
1997 Kurtis Blow Presents the History of Rap, Vol. 2: The Birth of the Rap Record Composer
1997 Hip-Ol' Skool Composer
1996 True School, Vol. 2 Composer
1996 True School, Vol. 1 Composer
1996 Street Jams: Hip-Hop From the Top, Vol. 1-4 Composer
1996 Special Gift Composer
1996 NBA at 50: A Musical Celebration Producer, Composer
1995 Thump'n Quick Mix's Baka Boyz Producer
1995 Rap: 10 Years of Gold Composer
1995 Planet Funk, Vol. 1 Composer
1995 Old School Rap, Vol. 2 [Thump] Producer, Composer
1995 Funk Funk: The Best of Funk Essentials, Vol. 2 Producer, Composer
1995 Funk Classics: The 80's Composer
1995 From Hip to Hop, Vol. 1: Funkbots Composer
1994 U.S. Dance Party, Vol. 1 Composer
1994 The Best of Kurtis Blow Kurtis Blow Producer, Vocals (Background), Composer
1994 Summer Hit Mix '94 Composer
1994 Old School Rap, Vol. 1 [Thump] Producer, Composer
1994 Old School Jams, Vol. 1 Producer, Composer
1993 Mystic Mile Robben Ford / Robben Ford & the Blue Line Vocals, Guitar
1992 Street Jams: Hip-Hop from the Top, Vol. 2 Composer
1992 Street Jams: Hip-Hop from the Top, Vol. 1 Composer
1991 Too Hot for Snakes Carla Olson / Mick Taylor Guitar (12 String Electric)
1990 The Awesome 2 Present: The History of Rap, Vol. 1 Awesome 2 Composer
1990 Hip Hop Greats: Classic Raps Composer
1987 Dragnet Producer
1986 The Breaks Kurtis Blow Composer
1986 Full Force Get Busy 1 Time! Full Force Producer
1985 Video A Go-Go, Vol. 2 [video] Composer
1985 Full Force Full Force Producer
1984 Ego Trip Kurtis Blow Composer
1983 Rappin' Rodney Rodney Dangerfield Composer
1982 Tough Kurtis Blow Composer
1981 Yellowjackets Yellowjackets Guitar
1981 Deuce Kurtis Blow Producer, Composer
1980 Kurtis Blow Kurtis Blow Producer, Composer
Winter Hits 2020 Composer
Winter Classics [Universal] Composer
Ultimate Christmas [2020] Composer
Ultimate Christmas Collection [Digital Distribution] Composer
UK Summer Sound Waves 2020 Composer
Trending Holiday Hits, Vol. 1 Composer
Trending Christmas Hits, Vol. 1 Composer
The Classic R&B Collection [Sony Music] Composer
The Classic 90s Collection [Sony Music] Composer
Respect the Classics Composer
One Shot Christmas Composer
Lost Christmas, Vol. 2: Holiday Rarities Composer
Lost Christmas 2: Holiday Rarities Composer
Let It Snow! Composer
Julklassiker 2020 Composer
Holiday Songs [Universal] Composer, Producer
Holiday Hits [Universal] Composer
Holiday Cookie Mix! Composer
Hip Hop Workout Composer/Lyricist
Hip Hop Christmas Composer
Hip Hop & Basketball Composer
Gotta Love Christmas Composer, Producer
Golden Age Hip-Hop & RnB Composer, Producer
Fire on the Dancefloor The Hit Crew Composer
FTG Presents the Vaults, Vol. 2 Producer
East Coast Hip Hop Composer, Producer
Christmas Songs [Universal] Composer, Producer
Christmas Music [December] Composer, Producer
Christmas Hip Hop N' R&B [2020] Composer
Christmas Hip Hop 'N R&B Composer, Producer
Christmas Hip Hop Producer
Bubblegum Pop [Universal] Composer
Block Party Flava: Hip Hop Back In The Day Composer
Back to the 80s: 20 Great Pop Hits Composer, Lyricist
100 Essential Christmas Songs Composer