Years Active: Late '80s-Early '90s
Label: Def Jam/3rd Bass
Best Known Song: "Rat Bastard"
One third of the seminal Golden Era group 3rd Bass, Prime Minister Pete Nice was an English major at Columbia University at the time of the trio's conception. Although he actually was fairly nice on the mic, he went on to pursue his other passion in life after three albums (two with 3rd Bass, one Serch-dissing solo joint with DJ Richie Rich): baseball. Yes, Pete Nash is a respected and published baseball historian, his specialty area being 19th-century players.