Hip-hop heads, did you know that Ice-T’s landmark “6 in the Mornin'” was inspired by Philly rapper Schoolly D’s “P.S.K. What Does It Mean?”

As the original gangster of hip-hop and undoubtedly one of the most influential West Coast rappers of all time, Ice-T’s “6 in the Mornin'” was hugely impactful on the L.A. culture and considered the first gangsta rap record. However, Ice-T has admitted that he was influenced by Schoolly D’s 1985 “P.S.K. What Does It Mean?”

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