30 Rockefeller Plaza
When: February 4, 1981
What: Performing on Saturday Night Live with musical guest Blondie, the Bronx quintet becomes the first rap act seen on national television.
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BLACK MUSIC MOMENT #16: Funky Four + 1 Conduct First Live Rap Performance On National TV was originally published on boomphilly.com