By Eric Brightwell
Ninja Crew were the first rap crew in New Orleans to release a record. Although short-lived and still obscure outside of their hometown, their influence on the local rap scene was considerable. In addition, rappers Gregory D and Sporty T went on to have substantial careers that flirted with national recognition after Ninja Crew’s dissolution.
In the first half of the 1980s, southern hip-hop was completely... Read More