Today in Hip-Hop: 2 Live Crew Members Arrested in Florida for Obscenity

On this day, June 9, in hip-hop history... 1990: One look at their raunchy discography and lyrical content will tell you that Miami's 2 Live Crew has never been one to shy away from controversy. And that was no exception when members of the crew got arrested on obscenity charges in Florida on June 9, 1990. After releasing their third album, Nasty As They Wanna Be, in 1989, a federal judge in Florida ruled that tracks off their record like "Me So Horny," "Dick Almighty" and "The Fuck Shop" were too obscene, making it illegal in certain counties of Florida to play ...

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