Bones Thugs-N-Harmony is interviewed on the The Arsenio Hall Show. They talk about the fact that they are family,there inspiration from Marvin Gaye and the Temptations on their music style. Lazy Bone comments:
We do our music in cadences you know what I mean. We come from the Marvin Gaye, you know, our mother’s music. We come from Marvin Gaye and the Temptations so when we started rapping in the early eighties, you know either you sing or you rap.