surfmcsThe Surf MC’s were a rap trio from California that consisted of Paul Rodriguez, Ivan Mumm and Tony Gilmour. Not much information is given about them, but they were signed to Profile Records.

In 1987, the trio released their only album “Surf or Die.” It’s unknown how or if the album made the charts. surfordieThe title song was released as the only single and it managed to peak at #90 on Billboard’s Hot Black Singles chart, staying on the chart for only 3 weeks.

After that, it seems as if the Surf MC’s have faded into obscurity. Nothing much has been heard from them since.

To see the music video for “Surf or Die,” go to: