Rap duo Gang Starr has gathered its greatest hits for Mass Appeal: The Best of Gang Starr, CD release. Before their recent split, Guru and DJ Premier recorded seven full-length albums and gained critical acclaim from hip-hop fans. The longevity comes from being in touch, connected with the streets, being a fan, Guru told music journalist Soren Baker, who has penned the compilation's linear notes. Premier and I are fans of the music. We listen to everything. We maintain that hunger, that same energy that we had when we first started in the game.The firs single-disc hits collection from one of the most influental groups in hip-hop and fully maxedwith 20 tracks, including seven Top 10 Billboard singles.