Run-DMC – Tougher Than Leather (New Vinyl)



New sealed copy. 2023 reissue.

Tougher Than Leather is the fourth studio album by American hip hop group Run-D.M.C., released on May 17, 1988, by Profile Records. The album was produced by the group members themselves, Davy D. and Rick Rubin.

While the new record did not maintain the same popularity as its predecessor, it obtained platinum status and spawned the favorites "Run's House" and "Mary, Mary". Despite being given a mixed reception at the time of its release, it is now hailed as a seminal classic in hip-hop and many see it as an underrated album.

Tougher Than Leather peaked at number 9 on the US Billboard 200, and number 2 on the Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums chart. The album was certified Platinum by the RIAA on July 19, 1988.

The album features three the Billboard singles: "Run's House", "Mary, Mary" and "I'm Not Going Out Like That". "Run's House" and "Mary, Mary" also hit the UK Singles Chart.


A1 Run’s House 
A2 Mary, Mary 
A3 They Call Us Run DMC 
A4 Beats To The Rhyme 
A5 Radio Station 
A6 Papa Crazy 
B1 Tougher Than Leather 
B2 I’m Not Going Out Like That 
B3 How’d Ya Do It Dee 
B4 Miss Elaine 
B5 Soul To Rock And Roll 
B6 Ragtime

SKU: 196587899011