Two artists have used the name The Hood:
1) a pseudonym for John Prosser, a NYC-based collaborator with Arthur Baker, most famous for his single "Salvation!", released on Factory records in 1987. The Hood released several other singles on the Crepuscule label.
The Hood Internet is a Chicago-based band specializing in mashups of hip-hop (from the mainstream to the undergound) with indie rock. They also run a blog of the same name through which they… read more