“Afro Puffs” is the first single released by The Lady of Rage in 1994 from the Death Row labeled Above the Rim: The Soundtrack. The Extended, video and instrumental version on the single samples “Superman Lover” (Intro) by Johnny “Guitar” Watson.
The original song samples ” Love That will not Die”, also by Johnny “Guitar” Watson The term that the title refers to is a hairstyle in which the hair is tied into ball-shaped masses at the top or sides of the head. The song is featured in the 2013 video game Grand Theft Auto V’s 2014 “enhanced edition” re-release. The song was performed live at the 1995 Source Awards, as well as at the 2008 BET Hip Hop Awards.