Today in Hip-Hop: Arrested Development Drop ’3 Years, 5 Months and 2 Days in the Life of..’

Today in hip-hop history... 1992: On March 24, 1992, Atlanta hip-hop group Arrested Development ushered in a budding era of alternative rap with their debut album, 3 Years, 5 Months and 2 Days in the Life of... With heavy folk and spiritual influences, Arrested Development brought a sound that was completely different than the gangsta rap like N.W.A dominating the airways at the time. Aside from the musical difference, most of Arrested Development's lyrical content focused on black unity, love and compassion. The group's biggest hit off the album was the single, "Tennessee." Talking about taking a pilgrimage to the southland for ...

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