Band: Bad Brains
Album: Pay To Cum!
Release Date: June 1980
Music Genre: Punk Rock Hardcore
Label: Bad Brain Records
Release Country: United States
Record Type: 2 Tracks Vinyl Album 7"
American Hardcore Punk band formed in Washington, D.C. in 1977, initially as a jazz fusion ensemble called Mind Power.
The band also do many reggae and dub tracks and featured elements from funk, heavy metal or hip hop.
H.R. (Paul D. Hudson) — lead vocals (1978–1987, 1989–1990, 1994–1995, 1998–present), guitar (1977–1978)
Dr. Know (Gary Miller (4)) — guitar (1977–1995, 1998–present)
Darryl Jenifer — bass (1977–1995, 1998–present)
Earl Hudson — drums, percussion (1977–1987, 1989–1990, 1994–1995, 1998–present)
The original line up broke up many times and some musicians replaced H.R. and Earl Hudson:
Sid McCray — lead vocals (1977–1978)
Taj Singleton — lead v (...)
|A||Pay To Cum||1:33|
|B||Stay Close To Me||2:29|
© 1979 Bad Brains
Manufactured by Presswell, N.J.
Side A: Bad Brain Records 1980
Side B: Peer Int 1980
Recorded December 1979 at Dots Studio, New York, N.Y.
Mastered at Masterdisk Corp, N.Y., N.Y.
Different duration on insert for Side B: 2:24
Pictures sleeves and inserts were printed on both tan and white paper stock. Both versions were printed in the same "after hours" session by a friend of the band at Howard University.