Kurtis Blow for Sprite

Kurtis Blow is known for many things. He was one the earliest commercially successful rapper and his song, “The Breaks” broke records and helped veer rap towards the mainstream in 1980. But did you know that Kurtis also made a commercial for Sprite in 1986?

Released around the time of his Kingdom Blow album, the commercial features the styling that made Blow a major star in the early eighties.


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