J-Zone’s “Rugged Neva Smoove” Appreciation Post… and the Mystery of “1-5-4-F*ckin’ 5” (via @egotripland)

Fuck it. Why not go right to 1545 St. Marks Ave., the street M.O.P. have repped in every single song (and one album title, Marxmen Cinema)? What’s the cross street? Saratoga Avenue, another M.O.P. staple. This shit was fun, but I think we have a winner. 1545 St. Marks Avenue, in the heart of Brownsville, is on the corner of Saratoga Ave. Visit at your own risk; from Monday through muthafuckin’ Sunday. Salute M.O.P., one of the greatest rap duos of all time. [Read More…]