In the 80s there was one block in Harlem that was known to be one of the most dangerous and drug infested areas of it's era. Welcome to Wagner & Taino Towers. The filmmakers document the true events of East Harlem's struggles from the 80's until now. You will see live news footage, interviews and visuals of the crack (PURPLE CITY CRACK GANG) and heroin era (THE OBSESSION CREW), the BLOODS' expansion in Harlem and get into the minds of Harlem hustlers as they continue to past the torch by way of death and prison.
I was there to witness the spanish ni***s running the streets in Wagner projects --- Jim Jones, Rapper, Bird Gang
The gangs were off the hook on the East side of Harlem! --- KaySlay, DJ/Radio host, Street Sweepers
The Heroin and Crack era on the East side was crazy! --- Killa Cam/ Camron, Rapper/CEO Dipset