Original Gangstas: The Untold Story of Dr. Dre
This book is a narrative history of West Coast hip-hop from the emergence of N.W.A. and the creation and lasting impact of Death Row Records. With interviews of the leading musicians and industry professionals, extensive investigative reporting, and first-hand accounts, this book reveals the story of how the success of West Coast hip-hop led to rivalries between artists on the two coasts as well as factions within each movement. It also shows how hip-hop became a voice at a time of immense social change and has had a lasting impact.
9.2" l x 6.3" w x 1.2" h