EPMD is an American hip hop duo from Brentwood, New York. The group's name is an acronym for Erick and Parrish Making
Dollars (later Erick and Parrish Millennium Ducats), referencing its members, emcees Erick Sermon and Parrish Smith (PMD). The
duo has been active for more than 20 years, and is one of the most prominent acts in East Coast hip hop. Diamond J, DJ K La
Boss and DJ Scratch were DJs for the group. The word "business" is used in every title of the group's albums, as well as every
album having a track entitled "Jane".