The Nationwide Rip Ridaz were an assortment of Crips gang members from Compton, South Los Angeles, and Watts, California active between 1993 and 1996. They are best known for working with Bloods gang members, Damu Ridas, to form the group Bloods & Crips. Together they released two albums, 1993's Bangin' on Wax and 1994's Bangin' on Wax 2... The Saga Continues. The Nationwide Rip Ridaz also released two albums as a group, 1995's Nationwide Rip Ridaz and 1999's Betrayed (Can't Trust Nobody).