The 50 Greatest Chicago Rap Songs

#45. All Natural "50 Years"

Year: 1996
Produced By: Cap D
Album: No Additives, No Preservatives
Label: All Natural Inc.

Cap D and Tone B. Nimble formed the group All Natural in high school (both aspiring DJs, they owned one turntable each), and in 1996 they released their first 12-inch, "50 Years," after saving up enough money to press it up themselves. Inspired by the KRS-One line "50 years down the line you can start this, 'cause we'll be them old school artists," Cap and Tone boasted that years from now we'd still be rocking to this tune. Guess they were right, as this joint is a certified Chicago classic. So classic, in fact, that Chicago filmmaker/director Konee Rok made a short film dedicated to the song. Here's to 50 more...

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