In Hip Hop History Today “Run-D.M.C. released King of Rock” January 21, 1985
King of Rock is the second studio album by hip hop trio Run–D.M.C. released January 21, 1985. Produced in 1985, the album sees the group adopting a more rock-influenced sound, with several tracks prominently featuring heavy guitar riffs. Listen to Run-D.M.C. King of Rock above.