IT WAS ON THIS DATE D.I.T.C RELEASED THEIR SELF TITLED DEBUT ALBUM. D.I.T.C

D.I.T.C. is the self-titled debut studio album by American New York-based hip hop collective Diggin’ in the Crates Crew. It was released on February 22, 2000 via Tommy Boy Records. It features contributions from all the eight members of the group: Lord Finesse, Showbiz and A.G., Diamond D, Fat Joe, O.C., Buckwild and the late Big L, as well as Big Pun, Milano, Cuban Link, KRS-One, and production from DJ Premier, Amed Harris and Rockwilder. The album peaked at number 141 on the Billboard 200, number 31 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and number 9 on the Independent Albums in the United States.

The album produced three promotional singles: “Day One”, which was released in 1997, “Get Yours” and “Way of Life”, both released in 1999. Its lead single, “Thick”, made it to number 37 on the US Hot Rap Songs chart. The album’s closer, “Tribute”, is a tribute track to member Lamont “Big L” Coleman, who was murdered on February 15, 1999.

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