Along with cars and weapons, Germany provides great graffiti artists, such as HOW and NOSM. Better be great to reprezent the legendary Tats Cru, from the Bronx.
At the corner of E 163rd and Rogers, HOW recalls 2000, feb 7th, the day Big Punisher passed away. The whole Tats Cru taking their cans out in the snow, and doing The Bronx Legend a fitting Memorial.
A Huge one.
Raekwon talks about growing up in Park Hill,
learning about the drug trade, and seeing kids from Africa taking over his Project. (cf. NYM 105 – Lost Generation)
The Chef also tells about the Ying side of the Island,
where « The Others » live and speak with some heavy italian accent.
As he recalls driving by Sammy the Bull’s crib as a teen,
he says why they’ll always be a lil bit of italian spice in his rhymes.
Sadat X talking about the discovery of crack, aka “the greatest thing ever,” back when shit was legal(!).
Like the Wu said: « Crack and weed the combination made my eyes bleed »…
You’ll also know more about a Bronx dude named « Boy George » Rivera (cf. Cormega’s “Glory Days”) a former neighbor of his who once rented his crib to Calvin Klein for a perfume shooting…