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33 1/3 To Publish Books On Classic Albums By Kanye West, J Dilla & Danger Mouse

(AllHipHop News) In celebration of their 10 year anniversary 33 1/3 is set to release new installments in their celebrated series of books on classic albums. The latest round will feature editions covering Kanye West’s My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy by Kirk Walker Graves, Danger Mouse’s The Grey Album by Charles Fairchild, and J Dilla’s Donuts by Jordan Ferguson Richard.

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Writers for 33 1/3 have previously tackled Paul’s Boutique by the Beastie Boys in 2006, People’s Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm by A Tribe Called Quest in 2007, Illmatic by Nas in 2009, and It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back by Public Enemy in 2010.

33 1/3 was launched in 2003 by founder David Barker. The collection now contains 86 published titles each written by a different author. Other albums previously featured in the series include Live at the Apollo, OK Computer, Exile on Main St, and Songs in the Key of Life. 

Readers can also expect upcoming books on Michael Jackson’s Dangerous, Oasis’ Definitely Maybe, and more. The new volumes are all scheduled to be released by the fall of 2014 through Bloomsbury Publishing.

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