Artist: De La Soul
City: Long Island
Year: 1996
Best Line: "Soon to a town near you be them super emcees / Settin' them Long Island degrees." - Posdnuos

Makes Us Want to Visit

Where's Strong Island at? Drop the needle on this mellow track and you'll find out. One of the finest groups in hip-hop history puts it down for the 516 over a jazzed out Fender Rhodes and flute sample, proving that not every anthem has to be louder than a bomb.