Gangsta Dre

Gangsta Dre

Biography

Andre Crump, better known as Gangsta Dre (aka Chosen #1) is a hip-hop/rap artist from Sacramento, California. He was a member of rap duo NonfiKtion along with Young Jayda.

His debut album, Gang Banging Poetry, was originally released in 1995 by Funk Central Records with distribution by Black Market Records. The album is one of the Sac-Town underground classics and was re-released numerous times by various labels, including Black Market and Black Armor Records. All songs on the album were produced by Marvin Scott.

Discography

Gangsta Dre - Gang Banging Poetry

Gangsta Dre - Gang Banging Poetry

Funk Central Records 1995
Gangsta Dre - Gang Banging Poetry: The Sequel

Gangsta Dre - Gang Banging Poetry: The Sequel

Funk Central Records 1996
Nonfiktion - Creative Differences

Nonfiktion - Creative Differences

RUG Records 1996
Gangsta Dre - Inner City Poet

Gangsta Dre - Inner City Poet

Ace High Records 1998
Gangsta Dre - Here Comes The Night

Gangsta Dre - Here Comes The Night

California Entertainment 2001
Gangsta Dre - Stand & Deliver

Gangsta Dre - Stand & Deliver

Stackin Chips Records 2005
Gangsta Dre - The Best Of...

Gangsta Dre - The Best Of...

Black Armor Records 2006

Guest Appearances

Redrum - Livin' Da Life Of A Hustla
  • Desert Storm

Redrum - Livin' Da Life Of A Hustla

Guillotine Records 1997
Hollow Tip - Flawless
  • Microphone Check

Hollow Tip - Flawless

High Side Records, Mercenary Life 1999
Skee 64oz - The Struggle The Hustle The Hate
  • C.O.D.

Skee 64oz - The Struggle The Hustle The Hate

Ace High Records 1999
Mic-C - Candy Land
  • Northside Ridahs

Mic-C - Candy Land

High Side Records 1999
Young Ridah - Look Who's Flossen
  • Time Will Tell

Young Ridah - Look Who's Flossen

High Side Records 1999
Da-Da - ProBlemz
  • Where Will I B

Da-Da - ProBlemz

ProFo-Lo$o Records 1999
Greedy - I Shootz This
  • The Life I Live

Greedy - I Shootz This

California Entertainment 2000
K-Still - Transactions
  • We Puts It Down

K-Still - Transactions

Steady Mobbin Productions 2000
G-Rizm Deployed The Brigade
  • G-Rizm

G-Rizm Deployed The Brigade

Out Of Bounds 2001
Skee 64 - Half Man Half Amazing
  • The Art

Skee 64 - Half Man Half Amazing

California Entertainment 2001
Young Jayda - Nonfiktion Vol. II
  • No Shit

Young Jayda - Nonfiktion Vol. II

Goodfella Records 2001
Ballin' A$$ Dame - Get Rich Quick Schemes
  • Money Makes The World Spin

Ballin' A$$ Dame - Get Rich Quick Schemes

High Side Records 2001
Young Ridah - One Love One Life
  • Tre Pound

Young Ridah - One Love One Life

Smothers Brothers 2004
Sinjerome - The First Symptom
  • Never Take Me Alive

Sinjerome - The First Symptom

Affiliated Kingdom 2007
Sinjerome - No Known Cure
  • Sleepless Nights

Sinjerome - No Known Cure

Affiliated Kingdom 2012

Compilations

Various - Who Put SAC On The Map
  • Laced Up

Various - Who Put SAC On The Map?

365 Music 1997
Black Market Records Presents No Face Killaz
  • Moma Said

Various - Black Market Records Presents No Face Killaz

Black Market Records 1999
Ballin' A$$ Dame Presents The Streets Of Sacramento
  • Don't Bite The Hand

Various - Ballin' A$$ Dame Presents The Streets Of Sacramento

High Side Records 2000
Various - Done Deal Entertainment Presents: Heated Speeches Compilation
  • Don't Start No Sh!t

Various - Done Deal Entertainment Presents: Heated Speeches Compilation

Street Cred Music Group 2001
Luni Coleone & I-Rocc Present How The West Was Won
  • Nobody Move

Various - Luni Coleone & I-Rocc Present How The West Was Won

Hogg Life Entertainment 2002
Murder Dog Presents SK1
  • Be Careful What You Ask For

Various - Murder Dog Presents SK1

Out Of Bounds 2002
Daz Dillinger's To Live And Die In CA
  • Win, Lose Or Draw

Various - Daz Dillinger's To Live And Die In CA

Hogglife Entertainment 2002
Murder Dog Magazine Presents Sac Kingz
  • Be Careful What You Ask For

Various - Murder Dog Magazine Presents Sac Kingz

Out Of Bounds Records 2002
Tha Gotta-Get-It Family
  • World Wide Hustlin'

Various - Tha Gotta-Get-It Family

Gotta-Get-It Records 2003
AP.9 & Scoob Nitty Present Mobstarz
  • Life I Live

Various - AP.9 & Scoob Nitty Present Mobstarz

Supernatural Records 2003
Golden State Muzic - City 2 City
  • Ya Know

Various - City 2 City

Golden State Muzic 2004
Gotta-Get-It Records Presents Sizzlin'
  • Maintain

Various - Gotta-Get-It Records Presents Sizzlin'

Gotta-Get-It Records 2004
Various - Goodfella Records Presents The Fellaship Conspiracy
  • Kizz My Azz

Various - Goodfella Records Presents The Fellaship Conspiracy

Goodfella Records 2004
Stackin Chips Records Presents Street Life
  • Problem Solved Up

Various - Stackin Chips Records Presents Street Life

Stackin Chips Records 2004
Kalifornia Krime Bosses
  • All In A Days Work

Various - Kalifornia Krime Bosses

Stackin' Chips Records 2005
Who Put Sac On The Map 2?: It's Get It On
  • Flame On

Various - Who Put Sac On The Map 2?: It's Get It On

California Entertainment 2005
Who Put SAC On The Map? 2
  • Flame On

Various - Who Put SAC On The Map? 2

Black Armor Records 2005
Hollow Tip - The Best Of... 10 Years
  • Microphone Check

Hollow Tip - The Best Of... 10 Years

Mercenary Entertainment 2005
Big Hollis - Knocks 2005: Mustard Gas
  • All In Days Work

Big Hollis - Knocks 2005: Mustard Gas

Out Of Bounds 2005
Sub-Zero SMD Part 3 Disc 1
  • Maintain

Various - Sub-Zero SMD Part 3 Disc 1

Sub-Zero Entertainment 2010
I-Rocc & Luni Coleone - How The West Was Won, Vol. 1 Compilation
  • Nobody Move

I-Rocc & Luni Coleone - How The West Was Won, Vol. 1 Compilation

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