Broken Records (record label)

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Broken Records
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Parent company Maranatha! Music
Founded1985 (1985)
GenreChristian rock
Country of originU.S.

Broken Records was an American Christian rock record label founded in 1985. The label closed in the early 1990s.[ citation needed ]

Broken Records became an important label in the development of both the West Coast Christian alternative rock and Christian hip hop scenes. [1] It focused primarily on modern rock, punk and new wave music.

Artists signed to Broken Records included: Level Heads, The Altar Boys, The Choir, Crumbächer, The 77s, 4-4-1, Riki Michele, Adam Again and Undercover.

After having difficulties with its distributor, the label was for a time run successfully as Brainstorm Artists International (by Ojo Taylor and Gene Eugene). [2]


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  2. Soup the Chemist (2013). Through My Windows: The History Behind Holy Hip Hop. Dimlights Publishing. p. 97. ISBN   978-0-9853141-2-5.