Prolific arranger for Motown Records, working alongside luminaries such as Paul Riser and David Van DePitte; considered as a member of the Funk Brothers, regularly arranged Norman Whitfield's productions and is credited on hundreds of classic Motown sides. His son, Jerry B. Long Jr., is the rap artist known as Kokane.
JERRY B. LONG SR.
Motown is an American record label owned by the Universal Music Group. It was founded by Berry Gordy Jr. as Tamla Records on January 12, 1959, and incorporated as Motown Record Corporation on April 14, 1960.
Eric Lynn Wright, known professionally as Eazy-E, was an American rapper who propelled West Coast rap and gangsta rap by leading the group N.W.A and its label, Ruthless Records. He is often referred to as the "Godfather of Gangsta Rap".
ABOVE THE LAW
Above the Law was an American hip hop group from Pomona, California, founded in 1989 by Cold 187um, KMG the Illustrator, Go Mack, and DJ Total K-Oss. Above the Law, along with Kokane, are the originators of the sound "G-funk".
Ruthless Records was an American Independent record label founded by Eric "Eazy-E" Wright and Jerry Heller in Compton, California in 1987. Ruthless's music artist included; N.W.A., Above The Law, Kokane, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony to name a few.