The hardcore rap duo Da Cocoa Brovaz
, who together first emerged from Brooklyn in 1993 under the name Smif-N-Wessun
. Debuting two years later with Dah Shinin'
, they immediately ran into interference from Smith & Wesson firearms, resulting in a three-year legal battle which ended with the adoption of the name Cocoa Brovaz
; under that moniker, they issued The Rude Awakening