Boogie Down Productions was a hip hop group that was originally composed of KRS-One, D-Nice, and DJ Scott La Rock. DJ Scott La Rock was murdered on August 27, 1987, months after the release of BDP's debut album, Criminal Minded. The name of the group, Boogie Down, derives from a nickname for the South Bronx section of The Bronx, one of the five boroughs of New York City. The group pioneered the fusion of dancehall reggae and hip hop music and their debut LP Criminal Minded contained frank descriptions of life in the South Bronx of the late 1980s thus setting the stage for what would eventually become gangsta rap.

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Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2011 Ministry of Sound: Anthems: Hip-Hop Various Artists 1
2012 Ministry of Sound: Anthems: Hip-Hop II Various Artists 1
Hip Hop Back In The Day Various Artists 1
IG Culture Presents Inspirations Various Artists 1
In tha Beginning... There Was Rap (Tha Originals) Various Artists 1
No.1 Rap Hits Volume 3 (disc 1) Various Artists 1
Old Skool Hip Hop Various Artists 1
The 80's: Hip Hop Hits Various Artists 1
The Best of Hip Hop Various Artists 1
Wake Up Show Mix Archives Volumes 1 & 2 Various Artists 1
We Nod Presents... Bumps Controller 7 1
Yo! MTV Raps, Volume 2 Various Artists 1

Album + Compilation + DJ-mix

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1995 Journeys by DJ: 70 Minutes of Madness Coldcut 3
1999 On the Floor at the Boutique Lo Fidelity Allstars 5
2004 FabricLive 14: DJ Spinbad DJ Spinbad 2
2006 Class of ’86 DJ Revolution 1

Album + Remix

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1999 MASK 500 Various Artists 1
2000 New School vs. Old School, Volume 2 Various Artists 2

Album + Soundtrack

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1993 CB4 Various Artists 1
1993 Menace II Society Various Artists 1
Paid in Full Various Artists 1

Unspecified type

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2007 Vintage Grooves - Old School Hip-Hop, Volume 1 Various Artists 1
2011 Pure... Hip-Hop Various Artists 1


Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1999 Chuck D Presents Louder Than a Bomb Various Artists 1

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