No rap group (with the exception of M.O.P.) has released music as consistently and as good as the LOX on the East Coast over the last 15 years. And they’ve done so without any internal dramas in the group. They’ve been through plenty of issues with other artists (Roc-a-fella, 50 Cent, Diddy, 2Pac), labels (Roc, Def Jam, Bad Boy), but they’ve never let it effect their music, collectively. Now, the same can’t be said for their solo albums, especially the one of the group’s “leader” Al Queda Jada, however, when they form like Voltron, they are on the level with any other group you want to name in recent history.
Here’s a Best of LOX mixtape that came out years ago, highlighting some of their best works