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MC Ren (born Lorenzo Patterson, June 14, 1969, Los Angeles (Compton), California) joined up with the groundbreaking gangsta rap group N.W.A as he finished his senior year at Dominguez High School in Compton. By contributing hard-hitting vocals on the Straight Outta Compton (1989) album, Ren soon found himself a much more valuable member of the group after Ice Cube departed in 1989.

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  • MC Ren has always been extremely underrated. Hopefully by now he's off his religious nut "kill da white devools" phase, though. Especially in this Islamophobic age, that shit won't help record sales. Not that he seems to have been doing much these years.
  • All jokes aside... this rapper needs more love. An amazingly skilled rapper. Killer flow, nice beats, incredible lyrics, etc. This guy knows how to rap.
  • Incredible mic controller! I wonder if MC Ren would beat up a mark ass buster for calling him Ren Höek in the 1990's. :P
  • The Villain is back! https://m.soundcloud.com/empiredistribution/mc-ren-rebel-music-remixfeat-ice-cube
  • MC Ren & DJ Stimpy, when the fuck's that hapnin'?
  • Rebel Music
  • Shock of the Hour is one of the finest crafted rap albums ever. No filler tracks, no bullshit skits. Just 40 minutes of quality rap with awesome dark beats and a strong delivery.
  • "i be the one that they'll be pullin off that fool on the flo' - after we be goin toe to toe"
  • *this type of shit, it happens everyday*
  • who is it? black nigga that they call REN!

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