Although many people consider Staten Island the forgotten borough of New York City, the island has produced some of pop-cultures most famous across many industries. Some of these famous people from Staten Island come from areas like the Park Hill Projects. Read on to find out who these celebrities and famous musicians are.
This rap group assembled in the early 1990’s in Staten Island. They were considered a revolutionary rap group when they emerged on the scene. The group has gone on to become one the most well known rap groups in history. They coined the term Shaolin Island in reference to Staten Island.
Johansen’s career budded in the late 1960’s where he was the lead singer of a Staten Island band…