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Aliases: DMA 174
Started: 1972 Primary affiliations: Bad Co., PHK, UA Local origin: Bronx, NY
Main lines: 2s, 5s, 6s

AZ grew up on 182nd st in the Bronx being influenced by writers like SUPER SLICK181st, MICHAEL 182 and ULTRA KOOL 182. AZ later moved to the Wakefeild section of the Bronx to an apartment with an excellent view of the 2s and 5s. Names like BLADE, PEACE 108, AJAX fuled his passion for writing. In the late '70s AZ partnered with TOE. They frequented layups like Esplanade. AZ did his last work with an old school writer STONED ONE aka BILL in 1981.

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