Gang Starr

Gang Starr

Moving like a hot-rod hooptie down a spooky back street, Gang Starr's fifth album, Moment Of Truth, is a musical-terrorist manifesto to hip-hop listeners whose revved-up feelings of joy and hope have started settling into symptoms of pre-millennium tension.

The 18-song set is Gang Starr's maiden voyage on Noo Trybe Records, and with its evolved rhyme schemes and extended textural depth, it's the group's most assured work to date. Since debuting in 1986, Gang Starr has consistently ranked among hip-hop's most respected, and Moment Of Truth... more