The Bronx is well-known for its music and it’s not only hip hop. There was doo wop in the 50’s and 60’s, 70s-era singer/songwriters, jazz innovators, salsa, contemporary R&B, and much more.
Treble created a detailed list of what they say are the all-time top 10 Bronx albums. The list includes Bronx artists, music about or inspired by the Bronx, and/or they were made in the borough. Featured are: Bobby Hutcherson, Laura Nyro, Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, Willie Colon, and more.
The article is a delight to read and consider.