Idiots Guide: Greatest Old School Hip-Hop Videos Part #2 *West Coast (Full Videos)

Welcome to the second installment of The Idiots Guide ‘Greatest Old School Hip-Hop Videos’ series. Part 2 gives a nod to some of the legendary West Coast artists and the classic videos that influenced the lives of millions back in the day. The west coast sound was unmistakeable, it’s use of 1960’s – 70’s samples created a sound that resonated with fans the world over. Dr. Dre’s fingerprints were all over this sound, and he continues to create amazing beats to this very day. Hip-Hop was born in the east, however the west took it to places never before seen or heard. Enjoy your trip!

west coast hip hop

 

#11. Geto Boys / ‘Mind Playing Tricks on Me’  (1991) 

 

#10. Westside Connection / ‘Gangsta Nation’  (2003) 

 

#9. Ice Cube / ‘It was a Good Day’  (1992) 

 

#8. Snoop Dogg / ‘Gin & Juice’  (1993)  

 

#7. 2Pac Feat. Dr. Dre / ‘California Love’  (2002) 

 

#6. Eazy E  / ‘Boyz N’ Tha Hood’  (1988) 

 

#5.  2Pac / ‘Dear Mama’  (1995)  

 

#4. Xzibit  / ‘What you See is What you Get’  (1998)  

 

#3. Dr. Dre Feat. Snoop Dogg / ‘Deep Cover’  (1992)  

 

#2. Eminem / ‘The Real Slim Shady’  (2000)  

 

#1. The Pharcyde / ‘Runnin’  (1995)