KRS One-Sound of the Police



Whoop whoop, that’s the sound of the police. Whoop, whoop, that’s the sound of the beast. The decade when hip hop meant something, in 1993 the one and only KRS One, the person who along with MC Shan first started rap battles and dissing. The person who destroyed careers, MC Shan’s in particular (check the story here) had the wonderful inspiration of recording this masterpiece.

It is one of those songs that best describe NYPD’s attitude towards the black youth not only through the genius verses it contains but through the beat which is in full synergy with the lyrics. Find the lyrics here. Continue reading