Above The Law

Profile:
Rap group from Pomona, CA. Signed to Eazy-E's Ruthless Records in 1989 through the help of Lay Law. Their first Album Livin' Like Hustlers was selected as one of The Source's 100 Best Rap Albums. With the single "Murder Rap" they made their breakthrough.
For the Tracks "4 The Funk Of It" and "Call It What U Want", the group can be considered as the "true founders" of G-Funk. After the 2nd album Black Mafia Life Go Mack left the group.
They third and last album on Ruthless Records Uncle Sam's Curse is regarded to be one of the best G-Funk albums ever released.
After Eazy-E's death the group switched to Tommy Boy Music and released two albums Time Will Reveal in 1996 and Legends in 1998 on the label.
In 1999 they left Tommy Boy and went independent on their own record label West World Records and released one group album Forever: Rich Thugs, Book One on this way. At the same time they made another short-lived record deal on Suge Knight's Tha Row Records (formerly known as Death Row Records (2)).
In 2004 Cold 187um also known as Big Hutch was indicted for conspiracy to traffic one thousand pounds of marijuana and put the group in complete silence. After Cold 187um's drop out in 2008 he released his 3rd solo album Fresh Out The Pen, presented by Above The Law. The long awaited 7th group album "Sex, Money And Music" was released in 2009, although the singles were released years before.

Currently they're working on their 8th group album called "Reloaded", containing production by Cold 187um, Tha Chill, Sandman and DJ Battlecat.

KMG, one of the founding members of ATL, died on July 7, 2012.
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Albums

46041 Livin’ Like Hustlers — Above The Law Above The Law Livin’ Like Hustlers (Album) Ruthless Records, Epic 46041 US 1989 Sell This Version
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9 24477-4 Black Mafia Life — Above The Law Above The Law Black Mafia Life (Album) Ruthless Records, Giant Records 9 24477-4 US 1992 Sell This Version
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88561-5524-2 Uncle Sam's Curse — Above The Law Above The Law Uncle Sam's Curse (Album) Ruthless Records 88561-5524-2 US 1994 Sell This Version
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TBC 1154 Time Will Reveal — Above The Law Above The Law Time Will Reveal (Album) Tommy Boy TBC 1154 US 1996 Sell This Version
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TBC 426 Legends — Above The Law Above The Law Legends (Album) Tommy Boy TBC 426 US 1997 Sell This Version
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2005 Forever: Rich Thugs, Book One — Above The Law Above The Law Forever: Rich Thugs, Book One (Album) Street Solid 2005 US 1999 Sell This Version
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STS 2002 Executive Decisions — Above The Law Above The Law Presents... Big Hutch aka Cold 187um Above The Law Presents... Big Hutch aka Cold 187um - Executive Decisions (Album) West World Records, Street Solid STS 2002 US 1999 Sell This Version
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none Sex, Money And Music — Above The Law Above The Law Sex, Money And Music(17xFile, AAC, Album) Beatology Records none US 2009
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Singles & EPs

ESK 73230 Murder Rap / Another Execution — Above The Law Above The Law Murder Rap / Another Execution (Single) Ruthless Records, Epic ESK 73230 US 1990 Sell This Version
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ARIE 2481 Untouchable — Above The Law Above The Law Untouchable (Single, Maxi) Ruthless Records, Epic ARIE 2481 Spain 1990 Sell This Version
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EAS 3026 Freedom Of Speech — Above The Law Above The Law Freedom Of Speech(12", Maxi, Promo) Epic EAS 3026 US 1990 Sell This Version
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none Vocally Pimpin' — Above The Law Above The Law Vocally Pimpin' (EP, MiniAlbum, Album) Ruthless Records, Epic none US 1991 Sell This Version
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49 73951 4 The Funk Of It — Above The Law Above The Law 4 The Funk Of It (Single) Ruthless Records, Epic 49 73951 US 1991 Sell This Version
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PROC5706 V.S.O.P. — Above The Law Above The Law V.S.O.P. (Single, Maxi) Ruthless Records, Giant Records PROC5706 1992 Sell This Version
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0-40837 Call It What U Want — Above The Law Above The Law Call It What U Want (Single) Ruthless Records, Ruthless Records 0-40837 US 1992 Sell This Version
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RPROLP-0290 Black Superman — Above The Law Above The Law Black Superman (Maxi, Single) Ruthless Records, Relativity RPROLP-0290 US 1994 Sell This Version
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88561-6324-2 Kalifornia — Above The Law Above The Law Kalifornia (Maxi, Single) Ruthless Records, Relativity 88561-6324-2 US 1995 Sell This Version
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TB 747 City Of Angels — Above The Law Above The Law Featuring Frost* Above The Law Featuring Frost* - City Of Angels (Single) Tommy Boy TB 747 US 1996 Sell This Version
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TB 767 Endonesia — Above The Law Above The Law Endonesia (Single) Tommy Boy TB 767 US 1996 Sell This Version
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TBCD 742 100 Spokes — Above The Law Above The Law 100 Spokes (Maxi, Single) Tommy Boy TBCD 742 US 1996 Sell This Version
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TBC 756 Time Capsule — Above The Law Above The Law Time Capsule Tommy Boy TBC 756 US 1996 Sell This Version
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TB 433 Adventures Of... — Above The Law Above The Law Adventures Of... Tommy Boy TB 433 US 1997 Sell This Version
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BO-970219 A.T.L. Crime Files Radio Mixes — Above The Law Above The Law A.T.L. Crime Files Radio Mixes(12", Single) Black Owned Entertainment BO-970219 US 1997 Sell This Version
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TB 460 The Streets / Be About Yo Bizniz — Above The Law Above The Law The Streets / Be About Yo Bizniz Tommy Boy TB 460 US 1998 Sell This Version
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LNU70714 Ride Wit Uz — Above The Law Mr. Money Loc Featuring Above The Law & Domino Mr. Money Loc Featuring Above The Law & Domino - Ride Wit Uz(CD, Single, Promo) Loc-N-Up Records LNU70714 US 1998 Sell This Version