The Bridge Is Over


The Bridge Is Over

Infobox Single
Name = The Bridge Is Over
Artist = Boogie Down Productions
from Album = Criminal Minded
Released = March 3, 1987
Recorded = 1987
Genre = Hip hop, Rap, East Coast Rap. Hardcore rap
Length = 3:26
Label = B-Boy Records

"The Bridge Is Over" is a 1987 song by Boogie Down Productions from their album "Criminal Minded". It is performed by KRS-One and produced by Scott LaRock as well as KRS-One. It is considered to be a classic . [ [http://www.canada.com/globaltv/globalshows/et_story.html?id=1e2e376d-6d88-4512-800c-e6fcbcff630c Top 10 diss songs, canada.com] ] . It dissed MC Shan, Marley Marl, the Juice Crew and rappers from Queens, NY and the Queensbridge projects. It helped contribute to the end of the career of MC Shan. [ [http://streetcensus.blogspot.com/2007/06/top-10-diss-songs-of-80s.html Street Census: Top 10 Diss Songs of the 80's ] ] [ [http://www.slate.com/id/2169611/nav/tap3/ How YouTube is ruining the hip-hop beef. - By Hua Hsu - Slate Magazine ] ] It, and from the same album, "South Bronx", are the most famous songs of The Bridge Wars between rappers from the Bronx and Queens.

See also

The Bridge Wars

External links

* [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EMsWOcCkORA Music Video]
* [http://music.yahoo.com/KRSOne/The-Bridge-Is-Over/lyrics/1897404 Lyrics]

References

* http://www.canada.com/globaltv/globalshows/et_story.html?id=1e2e376d-6d88-4512-800c-e6fcbcff630c
* http://www1.epinions.com/content_4556955780
* http://www.slate.com/id/2169611/nav/tap3/


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