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L.A. Street Gangs Join Forces for Hip-Hop CD

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L.A. Street Gangs Join Forces for Hip-Hop CD

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L.A. Street Gangs Join Forces for Hip-Hop CD

L.A. Street Gangs Join Forces for Hip-Hop CD

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From 'Rep Yo Set'

Hear hip-hop tunes from gang members representing rival L.A. neighborhoods:

'Pickin' the Mics Up' by the Reputables

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'On Crip' by the Holmes Street Watts Crips

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'Cherryed Up' by the Neighborhood Piru

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Members of the Bloods and Crips street gangs in Los Angeles put aside their feuding, at least temporarily, to represent their L.A. neighborhoods on a new CD and DVD.

It's still gangsta rap — filled with violent and sexist imagery — but gang members say the project is proof they can profit by getting along.

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