In HIp Hop History Today: Bone Thugs-N-Harmony released The Art Of War July 29, 1997
The Art of War is the third studio album by rap group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony which was released on July 29, 1997. The album sold 394,000 units in its first week of release. The album was certified quadruple Platinum by the RIAA in June 1998. It was the first double-album from Bone Thugs-n-Harmony. The album included the platinum-single “Look into My Eyes”, and the gold-single “If I Could Teach the World”. The whole album is produced by DJ U-Neek. The album was rumored to be called “DNA Level C” which is Cleveland backwards. “The Art of War” was created largely as a response to rappers deemed “Clones” (copycats) by the group. Listen to The Art of War above.