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Never Forget: We're All in the Same Gang!
One part because MTV Jams busted this one out yesterday, and one part because the message not only still applies, but also can be applied to human relationships in a global perspective, today's video lunch is a time machine back to Los Angeles in 1990, when a the West Coast Rap All-Stars reminded the youth of the day that "We're All in the Same Gang."
Rappin' on this Dr.Dre-produced single includes: King Tee; Body & Soul (including Dee Barnes); Def Jef, Michel'le; Tone-Loc; Above the Law; a pre-L&O:SVU Ice-T; Dr. Dre, MC Ren and Eazy-E of N.W.A; J.J. Fad; Young MC; Digital Underground (Money-B and Shock G/Humpty Hump); Oaktown's 3.5.7; and MC Hammer.
This is Los Angeles before the 1992 Rodney King verdict riots, before Tupac was killed in Vegas, or Biggie Smalls on a trip to L.A. And, oh, my goodness: How about those outfits?