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Omar Credle (born May 13, 1971), better known by his stage name, O.C., is an American rapper and member of the group D.I.T.C., who has been involved with several renowned underground hip hop groups: Crooklyn Dodgers '95, Luv NY, Perestroika. [1]

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AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide service website.

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America Is Dying Slowly

America Is Dying Slowly (a backronym for AIDS) is a compilation album, the eighth in the Red Hot AIDS Benefit Series recorded by the Red Hot Organization.

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Apollo Brown

Apollo Brown (born June 20, 1980) is an American hip hop producer.

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Army of the Pharaohs

Army of the Pharaohs (most commonly abbreviated as AOTP or A.O.T.P.) is an American underground hip hop collective originating from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, formed by Jedi Mind Tricks MC Vinnie Paz in 1998.

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Big Daddy Kane

Antonio Hardy (born September 10, 1968), better known by his stage name Big Daddy Kane, is a Grammy Award-winning American rapper who started his career in 1986 as a member of the rap group the Juice Crew.

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Big L

Lamont Coleman (May 30, 1974 – February 15, 1999), best known by his stage name Big L, was an American hip hop recording artist, born and raised in Harlem, New York City, New York.

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Billboard Hot 100

The Billboard Hot 100 is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for singles, published weekly by Billboard magazine.

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Biz Markie

Marcel Theo Hall (born April 8, 1964), better known by his stage name Biz Markie, is an American rapper, beatboxer, DJ, comedian, actor, singer, reality television personality, and commercial spokesperson.

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Bon Appetit (album)

Bon Appetit is the third full-length album released by D.I.T.C. rapper O.C.; released in 2001.

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Brooklyn is the most populous of New York City's five boroughs, with a Census-estimated 2,621,793 people in 2014.

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Anthony Best (better known by his stage name Buckwild) is an American hip hop producer from The Bronx borough of New York City.

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Buckwild: Diggin' in the Crates

Buckwild: Diggin' in the Crates is a compilation of rare hip hop songs and remixes produced by Buckwild.

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Bushwick, Brooklyn

Bushwick is a rapidly gentrifying working- and middle-class neighborhood in the northern part of the New York City borough of Brooklyn.

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Celph Titled

Vic Mercer, better known by his stage name Celph Titled, is an American hip-hop artist and record producer and a member of the hip-hop supergroup Army of the Pharaohs, as well as the Demigodz along with Connecticut rapper Apathy, Ryu from Get Busy Committee, and rapper Blacastan and Esoteric.

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Chubb Rock

Chubb Rock (born Richard Simpson on 28 May 1968 in Kingston, Jamaica) is a New York-based rapper who released several commercially successful hip hop albums in the early 1990s.

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Clockers (film)

Clockers is a 1995 American crime drama film directed by Spike Lee.

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Cory McKay (born April 26, 1970), better known by his stage name Cormega often abbreviated to Mega, is an American rapper from Queens, New York.

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Crooklyn Dodgers

The Crooklyn Dodgers are a hip-hop supergroup based in Brooklyn, New York City, consisting of rotating members.

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Da Beatminerz

Da Beatminerz are a hip-hop production crew from Bushwick, Brooklyn, and are known for their dark, gritty sound that is very popular with the underground hip-hop scene.

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Detroit is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the largest city on the United States–Canada border.

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Diamond D

Diamond D (born Joseph Kirkland; April 5, 1969) is a hip hop producer and MC from the Bronx, New York City, and one of the founding members of the Diggin' in the Crates Crew.

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Diggin' in the Crates Crew

The Diggin' in the Crates Crew, also known as D.I.T.C., was a New York-based hip-hop group, deriving its name from the art of seeking out records to sample for production.

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DJ EFN is an American record label executive and DJ, based in Miami, who specializes in hip-hop.

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DJ Muggs

Lawrence Muggerud (born January 28, 1968), better known by his stage name DJ Muggs, is Cypress Hill's DJ and producer.

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DJ Premier

Christopher Edward Martin (born March 21, 1966), better known by his stage name DJ Premier (also known as Preem, Premo, or Primo), is an American record producer and DJ, and was half of the hip hop duo Gang Starr—alongside the emcee Guru—and forms half of the hip hop duo PRhyme, together with Royce Da 5'9".

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EMI Group Limited, also known as EMI Music or simply EMI, was a British multinational music recording and publishing company, and electronics device and systems manufacturing company, headquartered in London, England.

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Fat Joe

Joseph Antonio Cartagena (born August 19, 1970), better known by his stage name Fat Joe, is an American rapper.

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FFRR Records

FFRR Records is a dance music label run by English DJ Pete Tong.

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First Family 4 Life

First Family 4 Life is the third full-length album released by M.O.P., the album was released on March 11, 1998, through Relativity Records.

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Freddie Foxxx

James Campbell, (born March 27, 1969), better known by his stage names Freddie Foxxx and Bumpy Knuckles, is an American rapper and music producer from Long Island, New York.

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Gabrielle (singer)

Louise Gabrielle Bobb (born 16 April 1970), known simply as Gabrielle, is a multi-platinum selling, BRIT Award winning English singer and songwriter.

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Guru (rapper)

Keith Edward Elam (July 17, 1961 – April 19, 2010), better known by his stage name Guru (an acronym for Gifted Unlimited Rhymes Universal), was an American rapper, producer, and actor best known as a member of the hip-hop duo Gang Starr, along with DJ Premier.

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Hidden Gems

Hidden Gems is a compilation album by rapper O.C. from the D.I.T.C. crew, released on April 3, 2007.

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Hieroglyphics Imperium Recordings

Hieroglyphics Imperium Recordings is an Oakland, California-based, independent, primarily true school hip hop record label founded and owned by underground hip hop collective, the Hieroglyphics.

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Hip hop music

Hip hop music, also called hip-hopMerriam-Webster Dictionary entry on hip-hop, retrieved from: A subculture especially of inner-city black youths who are typically devotees of rap music; the stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rap; also rap together with this music.

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Ill Bill

William "Bill" Braunstein (born July 14, 1972), better known as Ill Bill, is an American rapper and record producer from Brooklyn, New York.

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Inspectah Deck

Jason Hunter (born July 6, 1970) better known by his stage name Inspectah Deck, is an American rapper, producer, and member of the Wu-Tang Clan.

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Interscope Records

Interscope Records is an American record label.

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Jay Z

Shawn Corey Carter (born December 4, 1969), known by his stage name Jay Z (formerly Jay-Z), is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur.

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Jeru the Damaja

Kendrick Jeru Davis, known as Jeru the Damaja (born February 14, 1972 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American rapper best known for his 1994 debut album, The Sun Rises in the East, ranked as one of the 100 greatest hip-hop albums of all time by the editors of About.com.

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Jewelz is the second album by the rapper O.C..

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Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina

Kill Devil Hills is a town in Dare County, North Carolina.

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Kool G Rap

Nathaniel Thomas Wilson (born July 20, 1968), better known by his stage name Kool G Rap (or simply G Rap, and originally Kool Genius of Rap) is an American rapper from the Corona neighborhood of Queens, New York City.

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Large Professor

Large Professor (born William Paul Mitchell on March 21, 1973, in Harlem, New York, New York. USA), also known as Large Pro and Xtra P, is a New York City-based hip hop rapper and record producer.

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Lord Finesse

Lord Finesse (born Robert Hall, Jr.; February 19, 1970) is a hip-hop artist and producer, from The Bronx, New York, best known as the leader of the D.I.T.C. crew.

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Lordz of Brooklyn

Lordz Of Brooklyn (short L.O.B.) now known as The Lordz are an American crossover Hip hop/Rock group composed of brothers and childhood friends of mostly Irish American and Italian American descent from Brooklyn, New York.

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M.O.P., short for Mash Out Posse, is an American hip hop duo.

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Marco Polo (producer)

Marco Bruno, better known as Marco Polo, is a Canadian hip hop producer.

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MC Serch

MC Serch (born Michael Berrin; May 6, 1967) is an American hip hop MC and former member of 3rd Bass.

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Mello Music Group

Mello Music Group, also referred to as MMG, is an American independent record label based in Tucson, Arizona.

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Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones (born September 14, 1973), better known as Nas, is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer and actor.

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New York

New York is a state in the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.

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Nineteen Ninety Now

Nineteen Ninety Now is a collaborative album by Celph Titled and Buckwild.

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Oasis (O.C. & A.G. album)

Oasis is the first collaboration album by New York rappers O.C. and A.G., both members of the D.I.T.C. crew.

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Oh No (musician)

Michael Jackson (born November 6, 1978), better known by his stage name Oh No, is an American rapper and producer who has released several albums on Stones Throw Records.

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Organized Konfusion

Organized Konfusion (OK) is an alternative hip hop duo from Queens, New York.

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PA2: The Director's Cut

PA2: The Director's Cut is the second solo studio album by Canadian hip hop producer Marco Polo, released on November 12, 2013 via Soulspazm Records.

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Pete Rock

Peter Phillips (born June 21, 1970), better known by his stage name Pete Rock, is an American record producer, DJ and rapper.

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Pharoahe Monch

Troy Donald Jamerson (born October 31, 1972), better known by his stage name Pharoahe Monch, is an American rapper from Queens, New York City.

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PolyGram was the name of the major label recording company started by Philips and Siemens as a holding company for their music interests in 1979.

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Port Authority (album)

Port Authority is the debut studio album of Canadian hip hop producer Marco Polo, released May 15, 2007 on Soulspazm/Rawkus Records.

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Prince Po

Lawrence Baskerville (born August 12, 1969), better known by his stage name Prince Po, is an American rapper.

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William Michael Griffin, Jr. (born January 28, 1968), better known by his stage name Rakim, is an American emcee.

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Ras Kass

John Austin IV, (born September 26, 1973) better known by his stage name Ras Kass, is an American rapper.

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Red Hot Organization

Red Hot Organization (RHO) is a not-for-profit, 501(c) 3, international organization dedicated to fighting AIDS through pop culture.

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Corey Isiah Christie (born August 24, 1977), better known as REKS, is an American rapper.

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Return of the Product

Return of the Product is the only solo album from American hip hop recording artist MC Serch, released August 25, 1992 on Def Jam Recordings, after Serch had made two full-length albums with the group 3rd Bass.

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Roc Marciano

Rakeem Calief Myer, better known by his stage name Roc Marciano, is an American rapper, songwriter and producer from Hempstead, Long Island, New York.

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Royce da 5'9"

Ryan Daniel Montgomery (born July 5, 1977), better known by his stage name Royce da 5'9", is an American rapper from Detroit, Michigan.

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Sadat X

Sadat X (born Derek Murphy; December 29, 1968) is an American rapper, most famed as a member of Alternative hip hop group Brand Nubian.

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Showbiz and A.G.

Showbiz and A.G. (also known as Show and A.G.) are an American hip hop duo from The Bronx, New York City.

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Slick Rick

Richard Martin Lloyd Walters (born 14 January 1965), better known by his stage name Slick Rick, is a Grammy-nominated English-born rapper.

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Smoke and Mirrors (O.C. album)

Smoke and Mirrors is the fifth studio album by American rapper O.C. of the D.I.T.C. crew.

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Soul Survivor (Pete Rock album)

Soul Survivor is the debut studio album of hip hop producer and emcee Pete Rock, formerly of the acclaimed duo Pete Rock & CL Smooth.

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Stage name

A stage name, also called a screen name, is a pseudonym used by performers and entertainers such as actors, wrestlers, comedians, and musicians.

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Starchild (O.C. album)

Starchild is a critically acclaimed album released by D.I.T.C. member O.C. in early 2005 through Japanese based imprint Grit Records.

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Statik Selektah

Patrick Baril (born January 23, 1982), professionally known as Statik Selektah, is an American record producer from Boston, MA.

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Steele (rapper)

Steele (birth name Darrell A. Yates, Jr.) is an American rapper, famous as half of the underground rap duo Smif-N-Wessun, and as a member of Hip Hop supergroup Boot Camp Clik.

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The Big Picture (Big L album)

The Big Picture is the second and final studio album by American rapper Big L. The album was slated for a 1999 release, but due to L's murder, the album was posthumously released on August 1, 2000 on Rawkus Records.

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The Source (magazine)

The Source is a United States-based monthly full-color magazine covering hip-hop music, politics, and culture, founded in 1988.

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Trophies (O.C. & Apollo Brown album)

Trophies is a collaborative studio album by Detroit, Michigan producer Apollo Brown and D.I.T.C. member O.C. It was released by Mello Music Group in 2012.

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Underground hip hop

Underground hip hop is an umbrella term for hip hop music outside the general commercial canon.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.

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Universal Music Group

Universal Music Group, Inc. (UMG Recordings, Inc., abbreviated as UMG) is an American worldwide music corporation that operates as a subsidiary of Paris-based French media conglomerate Vivendi.

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Wild Pitch Records

Wild Pitch Records was a hip hop record label started in the mid-1980s by Stuart Fine that was eventually distributed by EMI.

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Word...Life is the debut album from underground hip hop artist O.C., who came to prominence in hip hop because of the album.

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Wu-Tang Clan

The Wu-Tang Clan is an American hip hop group from New York City, originally composed of East Coast rappers RZA, GZA, Method Man, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, Inspectah Deck, U-God, Masta Killa, Cappadonna and the late Ol' Dirty Bastard.

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Your Old Droog

Your Old Droog is the stage name of an American rapper from Brooklyn, New York.

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