A former funk star named Steve Hightower enlists as a high school music teacher away from his original career in Chicago.

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 Steve Hightower (122 episodes, 1996-2002)
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 Cedric Jackie Robinson / ... (122 episodes, 1996-2002)
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 Romeo Santana (122 episodes, 1996-2002)
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 Stanley 'Bullethead' Kuznocki / ... (122 episodes, 1996-2002)
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 Regina 'Piggy' Grier (122 episodes, 1996-2002)
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 Lovita Alizay Jenkins Robinson / ... (101 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Lydia Liza Gutman (66 episodes, 1998-2002)
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A former funk star named Steve Hightower enlists as a high school music teacher away from his original career in Chicago.

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25 August 1996 (USA)  »

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Merlin Santana who played Romeo was murdered 9 months after the series ended. See more »

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Steve: I'm gonna work you boys harder than a beeper in the projects.
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Referenced in The Chris Rock Show: Episode #1.2 (1997) See more »

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31 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I was young when this show started playing and I didn't watch one episode...but then the reruns on TBS started. I got hooked instantly. Watching the antics of Steve, Cedric, Levita and Regina along with the students Romeo and Bullethead( and sometimes, Lydia) was just hilarious. Romeo and Bullethead have this on screen chemistry thats just amazing and keeps you doubled over with gut-busting laughter, and Steve's conversations with his students are even funnier. Him being a former member of the Hi-Tops just adds to the show, and furthers the plot. Basically, its just a good show, and they need more like it nowadays.


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