Wednesday, September 21, 2005

R.I.P. - Scott La Rock

Rest In Peace:
Scott La Rock

Real Name: Scott Sterling
Hailing From: South Bronx, New York
Date Of Birth: March 2 1962
Date Of Death: August 27 1987
Cause Of Death: Shot while trying to break up a dispute between D-Nice and the man who ended up killing him.

Scott La Rock met Kris Parker A.K.A. KRS One at a homeless shelter where Scott was working and KRS was staying the night. He then started the crew B.D.P. (Boogie Down Productions) with KRS One and D- Nice and released the classic "Criminal Minded" he was also heavily involved with the "Stop The Violence" program. Althogh he died before they made the compilation.

Boogie Down Productions - Criminal Minded (1987)

Boogie Down Productions - South Bronx

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