The Gang’s original lineup included Michael “Wonder Mike” Wright, Henry “Big Bank Hank” Jackson and Guy “Master Gee” O’Brien.
After announcing their arrival on ‘Rapper’s Delight’, The Sugarhill Gang released several more hits including ‘Apache’, ‘8th Wonder’ which they performed on Soul Train in 1981, ‘Rapper’s Reprise (Jam Jam)’ which is a sequel to their debut hit, and ‘Showdown’ which featured the Furious Five.
In 1999, the trio recorded Jump on It! a hip hop album aimed at children. Sadly, Big Bank Hank passed away in 2014 after a long battle with cancer. Since then, Wonder Mike and Master Gee have continued to perform with Henry “Hen Dog” Williams filling in for Hank. The group is still on top form, and able to bring true delight to audiences all over the world, including wildly success touring of Europe in 2017.
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