Barely Breaking Even

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BBE Records (Barely Breaking Even)
FounderPete Adarkwah, Ben Jolly
Distributor(s)Studio !K7[1]
GenreHip hop, neo-soul, breakbeat, electronic
Country of originUnited Kingdom
LocationLondon, England

Barely Breaking Even (BBE) is a British record label started by two DJs, Peter Adarkwah and Ben Jolly. The name BBE comes from The Universal Robot Band's 1982 track "Barely Breaking Even". It has two sublabels: Deep Funk, and Urban Theory. BBE is also notable for its Beat Generation series of LPs.[2]

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  1. ^ "About Us". K7. Archived from the original on 23 December 2017. Retrieved 22 December 2017.
  2. ^ Black, Georgia (25 September 2014). "Eleven SA music acts making waves overseas". Archived from the original on 4 March 2014. Retrieved 29 November 2014.
  3. ^ Grugier, Maxence (26 February 2014). "Le label BBE Records fête le hip hop des origines". Retrieved 29 November 2014.

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