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The Nappy Roots
Watermelon, Chicken and Gritz

 

Nappy Roots is an American alternative Southern rap quartet that originated in Bowling Green, Kentucky in 1995. They were the best-selling hip hop group of 2002.

Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz is their debut. Released on February 26, 2002, the album was propelled by the hit-single "Awnaw" which was produced by James "Groove" Chambers. The second single was "Po' Folks" featuring Anthony Hamilton, which reached #21 on the Billboard Hot 100. The album is certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America.