Let's take it to the 90's era when New York was still in the golden age where there was a real movement behind Hip-Hop culture. Hence the era where L.I.F.E. LONG was born. L.I.F.E. LONG which is an acronym for "Living In Full Effect" has been a staple on the independent hip-hop music scene for over a decade, appearing on independent classics since early as 1995 (notable classics like Cannibal Ox's Cold Vein, Antipop Consortium's Tragic Epilouge, DJ JS-1's Ground Original and so much more.