The Boogie Down

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Boogie Down, The

  1. The Bronx. The birthplace of Hip-Hop. The Boogie Down boys are gonna get ya -- Tim Dog featuring KRS-One (I Get Wrecked) [1] The Boogie Down do it like nobody, who are we? / The foundation, you're facin' a whole army... -- Big Punisher (Beware) [2]
  2. A major hip-hop group is called Boogie Down Productions.
  3. "Boogie" is a very old term, with a somewhat racist history, which has since been almost totally overcome by its meanings in music: [3]