RIP Larry Smith
Larry Smith, who alongside Russell Simmons, produced Run DMC’s first two albums (Run-D.M.C. and King of Rock) has died at the age of 63. He had also produced records for Whodini, “Friends” and “Five Minutes of Funk.” In addition, he is attributed to co-writing Kurtis Blow’s ‘The Breaks’.
Rip to the greatest hip hop producer of all times…. Larry Smith. Produced my biggest and most significant hits..
— Rev Run (@RevRunWisdom) December 19, 2014
Run-DMC – Sucka MCs (produced by Larry Smith)