The Beatnuts are a New York-based underground hip hop group and production duo from Queens, New York City. Its current members are JuJu and Psycho Les. JuJu is a Dominican from Corona and Psycho Les is a Colombian from Jackson Heights.
Russell Tyrone Jones (1968-2004) was an American rapper and occasional producer, who went by the stage name Ol’ Dirty Bastard or simply ODB.
Reginald “Reggie” Noble, better known by his stage name Redman, is an American rapper, record producer and actor.
Talib Kweli Greene, better known as Talib Kweli, is an American MC from Brooklyn, New York. He is one of the best-known and critically, if not commercially, successful rappers in alternative hip hop.
Corey Woods better known by the stage name Raekwon (sometimes “Raekwon the Chef”), is an American rapper and a member of the Wu-Tang Clan.
Wreckx-n-Effect was a New Jack Swing Hip-Hop group who had the multi-platinum hit “Rump Shaker” in 1992/1993, which was produced by Teddy Riley.
The Visionaries is an underground hip hop group from Los Angeles, California. The group is notable for focusing on positive issues as well as the diverse ethnic origins of its members.
Rodney Hylton Smith, better known by his stage name Roots Manuva, is a British rapper from Stockwell, South London.