West Up. Long Beach is a city with a long-standing and impressive chapter in the history of West Coast rap. Just as a new wave of the overall West is emerging, a similar movement is coming out of the infamous LBC. One of the hardest working artists from that new wave is hitting y’all direct from the Eastside of Long Beach, Lil Bam.
Big 50 is a rapper from the neighborhood of Cresmont in Houston, TX. This was his debut album and was released in 1995 on Tray Duce Records. Production on this dope album was done by Mr. Optimo and Solo. The beats are deep fried with that southern twang mixed with some whiny synths and G-Funk samples.
Big Wy is a rapper from Inglewood, California and a member of the rap groups The Relativez and Young Soldierz. He has released numerous mixtapes and street albums as a solo artist, and has also founded his own company Checkmate Entertainment.