Record Label: OG DJ Records
Limited to 150 Units / First Time on 45
The Classic Crooklyn Dodgers Singles Compiled Together for the First Time on One 7" Single. Private Pressing, Not for Resale.
The Crooklyn Dodgers Are a Hip-Hop Supergroup Based in Brooklyn, New York City, Consisting of Rotating Members. The First Two Incarnations Recorded for the Soundtracks for Spike Lee Films, Crooklyn and Clockers, Respectively. The Theme Connecting the Crooklyn Dodgers Songs, Aside From the Spike Lee Films for Which They Were Made, Is Their Topical Concerns, Which Comment on the State of Affairs in and Around Urban New York City, as Well as Other Issues Affecting Everyday Life.
The First Group Was Composed of Buckshot, Masta Ace and Special Ed. Their First and Only Record Was "Crooklyn", Produced by Q-Tip of a Tribe Called Quest, and Was Featured in the 1994 Film Crooklyn. The Music Video Featured Appearances by Brooklyn-Born Athletes Michael Jordan and Mike Tyson.
The Second Group Was Composed of Chubb Rock, Jeru the Damaja and o.c. Their First and Only Record Was "Return of the Crooklyn Dodgers", Produced by Dj Premier, and Was Featured in the 1995 Film Clockers.