Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth were an influential hiphop group from Mount Vernon, New York.
Cordozar Calvin Broadus, better known by his stage name Snoop Dogg, is an American entertainer, rapper, record producer and actor.
Showbiz and A.G. are an underground hip hop duo from The Bronx, New York City. Showbiz is a producer and A.G. (short for André the Giant) is a rapper.
The Beatnuts are a New York-based 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.