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Watch Redman, Queen Latifah, Wyclef Jean, More Perform New Jersey Tribute at the 2019 VMAs

The MTV Video Music Awards took place in New Jersey this year at Newark's Prudential Center on August 26. To celebrate the location's regional flair, New Jersey…
Rob Arcand / August 26, 2019

See Naughty By Nature’s Treach Go in With the Roots on ‘O.P.P.’

In 2011, SPIN celebrated the 20th anniversary of Naughty By Nature's "O.P.P." by speaking to the men who made the No. 1 hit all the…
Chris Martins / May 16, 2013

‘Yo! MTV Raps Classic Cuts’ Returning With Special on ‘Compton,’ ‘O.P.P.’

Everyone's favorite old-school hip-hop tutorial Yo! MTV Raps Classic Cuts will return to television this month, MTV2 has announced. This time, the special will highlight…
SPIN Staff / February 6, 2012

An Oral History of Naughty By Nature’s ‘O.P.P.’

In the 1990s, "You down with O.P.P.?" was as omnipresent as "Just Do It" — and was about as unsubtle. To the world it seemed…
Christopher R. Weingarten / December 7, 2011