Boogie Down Productions Artist Profile
Boogie Down Productions
- Real name: Lawrence Krisna Parker, Scott Sterling, Derrick Jones , Ramona Parker
- Artist name(s): KRS-One, Scott La Rock, D-Nice, DJ Kenny Parker,Ms. Melodie
- Label(s): Jive Records
- Place of birth: New York, NY, US
Boogie Down Productions Biography
While the origins of hip-hop are believed to be from The Bronx, Rival Hip-Hop Collective Juice Crew's lyrics was misunderstood to contain a claim in the song The Bridge that hip-hop was directly a result of artists originating from QueensBridge. Boogie Down and KRS retorted angrily with songs like The Bridge is Over and South Bronx, which started one of the first notable Hip-Hop wars as MC Shan,...