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{{Infobox radio station
 
{{Infobox radio station
 
|name = Playback FM
 
|name = Playback FM
 
|image = Playback FM.jpg
 
|image = Playback FM.jpg
|location = [[Los Santos]]
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|location = [[Los Santos (3D Universe)|Los Santos]], [[San Andreas (3D Universe)|San Andreas]]
 
|genre = Classic Hip Hop, Old School Hip Hop, Golden Age Rap
 
|genre = Classic Hip Hop, Old School Hip Hop, Golden Age Rap
|games = [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]]
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|games = ''[[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]]''
|host = [[Forth Right MC]]}}Hosted by [[Forth Right MC]] (voiced by Chuck D), '''Playback FM''' plays classic [[wp: old school rap|old school]] and [[wp:Golden age hip hop|golden age]] hip-hop, in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]]. This station was released on a joint album with [[Radio Los Santos]], and is also the [[Varrios Los Aztecas]]' favorite radio station, as referenced when the player enters one of their gang cars. This station plays rap music made exclusively by East Coast artists, in contrast to Radio Los Santos which exclusively plays West Coast Hip Hop.
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|host = [[Forth Right MC]]}}
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Hosted by [[Forth Right MC]] (voiced by [[Chuck D.]]), '''Playback FM''' plays classic [[wp: old school rap|old school]] and [[wp:Golden age hip hop|golden age]] hip-hop, in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas|''Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas'']]. This station was released on a joint album with [[Radio Los Santos]], and is also the [[Varrios Los Aztecas (3D Universe)|Varrios Los Aztecas']]  favorite radio station, as referenced when the player enters one of their gang cars. This station plays rap music made exclusively by East Coast artists, in contrast to Radio Los Santos which exclusively plays West Coast Hip Hop.
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[[File:Play_kcab.png|thumb|Alternate "PLAYKCAB" logo used in the game menu.]]
   
 
==Playlist==
 
==Playlist==
 
* Kool G Rap & DJ Polo - Road to the Riches (1989)
 
* Kool G Rap & DJ Polo - Road to the Riches (1989)
* Big Daddy Kane - Warm It Up, Kane (1989)[[File:Play_kcab.png|thumb|Alternate "PLAYKCAB" logo used in the game menu.]]
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* Big Daddy Kane - Warm It Up, Kane (1989)
 
* Spoonie Gee - The Godfather (1987)
 
* Spoonie Gee - The Godfather (1987)
 
* Masta Ace - Me and the Biz (1990)
 
* Masta Ace - Me and the Biz (1990)
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* Eric B. & Rakim - I Know You Got Soul (1987)
 
* Eric B. & Rakim - I Know You Got Soul (1987)
 
* Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock - It Takes Two (1988)
 
* Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock - It Takes Two (1988)
* Gang Starr - B.Y.S.(1992)
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* Gang Starr - B.Y.S. (1992)
 
* Biz Markie - The Vapors (1988)
 
* Biz Markie - The Vapors (1988)
 
* Brand Nubian - Brand Nubian (1989)
 
* Brand Nubian - Brand Nubian (1989)
* Ultramagnetic MCs - Critical Beatdown (1988)
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* Ultramagnetic MCs - Critical Beatdown (1988)*
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Songs marked with * don't appear in the Re-Released versions of the game.
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==Trivia==
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*Despite the station being said to play "old school" and "golden age" rap, the station's in-game playlist only ranges from 1987 to 1992, almost the same time period as [[Radio Los Santos]]' playlist, which ranges from 1988 to 1992.
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*The song "Children's Story" by Slick Rick also appear in True Crime: New York City. which is considered as a GTA Clone.
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==Video==
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<center>
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[[File:Grand Theft Auto San Andreas - PlayBack Fm|thumb|center|450 px]]
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</center>
   
 
== See also ==
 
== See also ==
* [[Radio Los Santos]], another radio staton in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas that plays west coast hip-hop.
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* [[Radio Los Santos]], another radio station in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas and also too in Grand Theft Auto V that plays west coast hip-hop.
 
* [[The Classics 104.1]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] that plays classic hip-hop that also freatures Gang Starr and Brand Nubian
 
* [[The Classics 104.1]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] that plays classic hip-hop that also freatures Gang Starr and Brand Nubian
 
* [[Game Radio|Game Radio FM]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto III]] that plays hip-hop.
 
* [[Game Radio|Game Radio FM]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto III]] that plays hip-hop.
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* [[Fresh FM|Fresh 105 FM]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]] that plays old school hip-hop.
 
* [[Fresh FM|Fresh 105 FM]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]] that plays old school hip-hop.
 
* [[The Beat 102.7]], a radio station in Grand Theft Auto IV that plays contemporary hip-hop.
 
* [[The Beat 102.7]], a radio station in Grand Theft Auto IV that plays contemporary hip-hop.
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* [[West Coast Classics]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto V]] that plays classic west coast hip-hop.
   
{{gtaiii era radio stations}}
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{{Gtaiii era radio stations}}
   
 
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[[Category:Radio Stations]]
 
[[Category:Radio Stations]]
 
[[Category:Radio Stations in GTA San Andreas]]
 
[[Category:Radio Stations in GTA San Andreas]]
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[[Category:Rap Stations]]

Latest revision as of 21:10, December 16, 2014

RADIO STATION
Playback FM
Playback FM
Location: Los Santos, San Andreas
Genre: Classic Hip Hop, Old School Hip Hop, Golden Age Rap
Appearance(s): Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
Host: Forth Right MC

Hosted by Forth Right MC (voiced by Chuck D.), Playback FM plays classic old school and golden age hip-hop, in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas. This station was released on a joint album with Radio Los Santos, and is also the Varrios Los Aztecas'  favorite radio station, as referenced when the player enters one of their gang cars. This station plays rap music made exclusively by East Coast artists, in contrast to Radio Los Santos which exclusively plays West Coast Hip Hop.

Play kcab

Alternate "PLAYKCAB" logo used in the game menu.

PlaylistEdit

  • Kool G Rap & DJ Polo - Road to the Riches (1989)
  • Big Daddy Kane - Warm It Up, Kane (1989)
  • Spoonie Gee - The Godfather (1987)
  • Masta Ace - Me and the Biz (1990)
  • Slick Rick - Children's Story (1988)
  • Public Enemy - Rebel Without a Pause (1988)
  • Eric B. & Rakim - I Know You Got Soul (1987)
  • Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock - It Takes Two (1988)
  • Gang Starr - B.Y.S. (1992)
  • Biz Markie - The Vapors (1988)
  • Brand Nubian - Brand Nubian (1989)
  • Ultramagnetic MCs - Critical Beatdown (1988)*

Songs marked with * don't appear in the Re-Released versions of the game.

TriviaEdit

  • Despite the station being said to play "old school" and "golden age" rap, the station's in-game playlist only ranges from 1987 to 1992, almost the same time period as Radio Los Santos' playlist, which ranges from 1988 to 1992.
  • The song "Children's Story" by Slick Rick also appear in True Crime: New York City. which is considered as a GTA Clone.

VideoEdit

Grand Theft Auto San Andreas - PlayBack Fm52:16

Grand Theft Auto San Andreas - PlayBack Fm

See also Edit

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