Cleveland collective Bone Thugs-N-Harmony mastered the layering of aggressive rap narratives on synth-percussion melodies. Focusing on mellow, marijuana-hazed subject matter, the lyrical heavyweights made '90s hip-hop fashion an integral part of their longstanding 20 year status. What blows our minds is that they managed to coordinate outfits without losing their thug aesthetic. Despite differences leading to the departure of members, Bone Thugs' signature look and sound remain a legacy.
We take a look back at the clan's Most Thuggish Ruggish Style Moments as they ring in December. "Wake up, wake up, wake up it's the 1st of tha month / Get up, get up, get up, so cash your checks and get up."