Gang Starr is an American hip hop group, consisting of DJ/producer DJ Premier and formerly MC Guru, who died in 2010 of blood cancer.
Noteworthy albums: "No More Mr. Nice Guy", "Hard To Earn" and "Moment Of Truth".
Some of their top hits include "Mass Appeal", "Take It Personal" and "Above The Clouds".
Gang Starr was at its height from 1989 to 2003, and are considered one of the best MC-and-producer duos in hip hop history. They are also recognized for being one of the pioneers of jazz rap.