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After Eazy-E died in 1995, Atban Klann reformed and changed their name to Black Eyed Pods, and then Black Eyed Peas.Dante Santiago was replaced with Taboo, and Kim Hill became a steady background singer.His youngest brother, Joven Pineda Deala, was murdered at the age of 22 in February 2009 in Porac, Pampanga.The Black Eyed Peas date back to 1988, when eighth-graders will.and ap met and began rapping and performing together around Los Angeles.As a child, Pineda would make an hour-long jeepney trip to and from his school and helped his family subsist by farming sweet potatoes, corn, sugar cane and rice. Buck Foundation, an organization that finds healthier living environments for young abandoned or orphaned American children, matched him with a sponsor named Joe Ben Hudgens, a lawyer, through a dollar-a-day program.He initially came to the United States at the age of 14 to treat nystagmus, an involuntary movement of the eyes.
"I would see kids at the corner break-dancing and I'm like, 'I wanna do that.'" Pineda revealed to People Magazine in 2011 that he is legally blind in both of his eyes, suffering from nystagmus and has had this condition his entire career. He has lost two of his siblings: his younger brother Arnel committed suicide (this is referenced in "The Apl Song" in the lines "I guess sometimes life's stresses get you down on your knees/Oh brother, wish I could have helped you out").At the time of development, only will.i.am, ap and Taboo were to feature on the album.During the production of "Shut Up" (the second single released from the album), they realized that a female vocal would work well with the song.One of the singles from the album was "Joints & Jam", and was featured on the Bulworth soundtrack.Their second album was Bridging the Gap (2000), which included the single "Request Line" featuring Macy Gray.