SEEN possessing keen insight, has always thought of The Five as an all city crew.@ the time I acquired the crazy 5 from comet the crew was In disarray.
My vision @ the time was to bring it back to it's original luster . In
order to achieve this I would have to start from the ground up & clean
house . So to make it clear we tweaked the name from crazy to cool .
We also used for the transitional period
Crazy Cool Crazy
This was the perfect time period to take over The Crazy 5
And show the Graff world what we have in store for the City . Total
style & the power to take all city & be kings of train LINES !!
The Goal was met on all fronts ......
Cey Adams (b. New York, 1962) is a visual artist, graphic designer and author. He was the founding creative director of Def Jam Recordings and is known for his work with Beastie Boys, Public Enemy, LL Cool J, Jay-Z, and Mary J. Blige. He has been described as "legendary" for his work in hip-hop graphic design..
Adams was a graffiti artist in the late 70s and early 80s. He studied painting at New York's School of Visual Arts and ultimately had work exhibited in the city alongside Jean Michel Basquiat and Keith Haring. In 1982 he appeared in the historic PBS documentary Style Wars about subway graffiti in New York.
Cey Adams met Adam Horovitz in 1983 and a close relationship with the Beastie Boys began with Adams designing the graffiti lettering...