The Bomb Squad

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This article is about the production team. For the hip hop group formerly known as The Bomb Squad, see The Lox. For other uses, see Bomb disposal.
The Bomb Squad
Origin Long Island, New York City, United States
Genres Hip hop, new jack swing
Years active 1986–present
Associated acts Public Enemy, Slick Rick, Ice Cube, Manic Street Preachers
Members Hank Shocklee
Keith Shocklee
Chuck D
Eric "Vietnam" Sadler
Gary G-Wiz
Paul Shabazz

The Bomb Squad is an American hip hop production team, known for its work with the hip hop group Public Enemy.


Style and influence[edit]

The Bomb Squad is noted for its dense, distinct, innovative production style, often utilizing dozens of samples on just one track. It is also known for its ability to incorporate harsh, atonal sounds and samples into its productions.[citation needed] ranked the Bomb Squad #7 on its Top-50 Hip-Hop Producers list.[1]

Partial discography[edit]


  1. ^ Henry Adaso; Ivan Rott, Renato P., Bhaskar S., Henry A. "Top 50 Hip-Hop Producers". p. 8.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |coauthors= (help)

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