Black Eyed Peas
The Black Eyed Peas started off as something quite different, right?
will.i.am (then Will 1X) and apl.de.ap were breakdancers and part of a group called Atban Klann that was signed to West Coast legend and N.W.A member Eazy E's Ruthless Records. In 1995, when Eazy died, the Ruthless label was rearranged and the Atban Klann were dropped. Adding Will's breakdancing friend Taboo, the Atban Klann became the Black Eyed Pods and, soon after, the Black Eyed Peas.
And the Black Eyed Peas of 1995 were different still?
The Black Eyed Pods turned Black Eyed Peas were, like the Atban Klann, a positive, fun-oriented...