IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 15, 1986 THE BEASTIE BOYS RELEASED THEIR DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM ” LISCENSED TO ILL”

Licensed to Ill is the debut studio album by American rap rock group Beastie Boys. It was released on November 15, 1986 by Def Jam and Columbia Records, and became the first rap LP to top the Billboard album chart. It is one of Columbia Records’ fastest-selling debut records to date and was certified Diamond by the Recording Industry Association of America in 2015 for shipping over ten million copies in the […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV, 15 KING TEE RELEASED HIS DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM “ACT A FOOL”

Act a Fool is the debut studio album by American West Coast hip hop artist King Tee. It was released on November 15, 1988 via Capitol Records. Audio production was handled by DJ Pooh and King Tee himself with Tim Devine as executive producer. It also features guest appearances provided by Mixmaster Spade and Breeze on the track “Just Clowning”. The album peaked at number 125 […]

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BENNY THE BUTCHER REPORTEDLY SHOT IN THE LEG IN HOUSTON, TEXAS DURING AN ATTEMPTED ROBBERY.

Benny the Butcher is the latest rapper to suffer a gunshot wound below the belt this week — this time, it happened out in Houston during what sounds like an attempted robbery.Houston PD tells TMZ … the New York rapper was in town Saturday and visiting a local Walmart with a couple friends in tow. While […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 14, 2000 PRODIGY OF MOBB DEEP RELEASED H.N.I.C

H.N.I.C. is the debut solo album by American rapper Prodigy. The album was scheduled for a September release but ultimately released November 14, 2000. Professional Ratings After four Mobb Deep albums, Prodigy took a temporary break from the group and released his first solo effort. “H.N.I.C.” is an initialism for “Head Nigga In Charge”. Prodigy enlisted a number of […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 14 1995 THE PHARCYDE RELEASED THEIR SOPHMORE ALBUM LABCABINCALIFORNIA

Labcabincalifornia is the second album by The Pharcyde, released in 1995, three years after their debut Bizarre Ride II the Pharcyde. The album’s production was handled by The Pharcyde themselves and Jay Dee, with additional help from Diamond D and M-Walk. The first single was “Drop”. The video for “Drop” was directed by Spike Jonze, and used footage of the group performing […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 14, 1989 3RD BASS RELEASED THEIR DEBUT ALBUM “THE CACTUS ALBUM”

The Cactus Al/Bum (also known as The Cactus Cee/D and The Cactus Cas/Ette depending on release format) is the debut album by hip hop trio 3rd Bass, released on Def Jam Recordings on November 14, 1989. The album received positive reviews from the hip hop press. It was certified gold by the RIAA on April 24, 1990,[8] the same day as Biz Markie’s The Biz Never Sleeps,[9] which was released two weeks prior […]

Read More IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 14, 1989 3RD BASS RELEASED THEIR DEBUT ALBUM “THE CACTUS ALBUM”

IT WAS ON THIS DATE, NOV 13, 2004 RUSSELL TYRONE JONES BETTER KNOWN AS OL’ DIRTY BASTARD FROM THE WU- TANG CLAN PASSED AWAY

Russell Tyrone Jones (November 15, 1968 – November 13, 2004), better known by his stage nameOl’ Dirty Bastard (often abbreviated as ODB), was an American rapper and producer. He was one of the founding members of the Wu-Tang Clan, a rap group primarily from Staten Island, New York, which rose to mainstream prominence with its 1993 debut album Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers). […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 13 1994 BIG L RELEASED HIS DEBUT SINGLE “PUT IT ON”

Put It On” is a song recorded by American rapper Big L, and features American rapper Kid Capri. The track was produced by Buckwild for L’s debut studio album, Lifestylez ov da Poor and Dangerous (1995). The song was written by Big L, Roy Ayers and Anthony Best. The song was released on November 13, 1994 as the first single from the album […]

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ON NOV 12 JAY-Z RELEASED HIS SEVENTH STUDIO ALBUM THE BLUEPRINT 2: THE GIFT AND THE CURSE

The Blueprint 2: The Gift and the Curse (stylized as The Blueprint²: The Gift & the Curse) is the seventh studio album by American rapper Jay-Z. It was released on November 12, 2002, by Roc-A-Fella Records and Island Def Jam Music Group. The album serves as a sequel to his sixth album The Blueprint (2001). Parts of the album were later reissued for his compilation album, […]

Read More ON NOV 12 JAY-Z RELEASED HIS SEVENTH STUDIO ALBUM THE BLUEPRINT 2: THE GIFT AND THE CURSE

NOV 12, 1996 EMINEM RELEASED HIS DEBUT ALBUM INFINITE

Infinite is the debut studio album by American rapper Eminem. It was released on November 12, 1996, through Web Entertainment. Recording sessions took place at the Bass Brothers’ studio, with production handled by Mr. Porter and Eminem himself.  The album features guest vocals from fellow rappers Proof, Mr. Porter, Eye-Kyu, Three, and Thyme, as well as singer Angela Workman. Physical copies of Infinite were released on cassette and vinyl, and Eminem sold […]

Read More NOV 12, 1996 EMINEM RELEASED HIS DEBUT ALBUM INFINITE

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 12, 1991 TIM DOG RELEASED HIS DEBUT & ONLY ALBUM “PENICILLIN ON WAX”

Penicillin on Wax Penicillin on Wax is the debut studio album by American New York-based rapper Tim Dog. It was released on November 12, 1991 via Ruffhouse Records. Production was handled by several record producers, including Ced-Gee, TR Love and Moe Love from Ultramagnetic MC’s, Bobby Crawford, Louis Flores, and Tim Dog himself. Fellow rapper Kool Keith made guest appearances on two tracks.Penicillin on WaxStudio album by Tim DogReleasedNovember 12, 1991Recorded1991Genre […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 12, 1991 2PAC RELEASED HIS DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM “2PACALYPSE NOW

Professional Ratings 2Pacalypse Now was certified Gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) on April 19, 1995. In commemoration of its twenty-fifth anniversary, it was released on vinyl and cassette on November 11, 2016. Controversy The album generated significant controversy stemming from then-U.S. Vice President Dan Quayle‘s public criticism after Ronald Ray Howard murdered a Texas state trooper and his defense attorney claimed […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 12, 1996 LIL KIM RELEASED HER DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM “HARD CORE”

Hard Core is the debut studio album by American rapper Lil’ Kim. It was released on November 12, 1996, by Undeas Recordings, Big Beat Records, and Atlantic Records. After achieving a success with the hip hop group Junior M.A.F.I.A. and their album Conspiracy (1995), Kim began working on her solo album with The Notorious B.I.G. serving as the executive producer (besides this, he performed on four […]

Read More IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 12, 1996 LIL KIM RELEASED HER DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM “HARD CORE”

IT WAS ON THIS DATE THE UNIVERSAL ZULU NATION WAS FORMED LED BY AFRICA BAMBATTA

Universal Zulu Nation The Universal Zulu Nation is an international hip hop awareness group formed by and formerly led by hip hop artist Afrika Bambaataa. :101 Current Zulu Nation logo. Former Zulu Nation logo Afrika Bambaataa (left) with DJ Yutaka of Zulu Nation Japan, 2004. They strongly promote that Hip-Hop was created to provide ‘peace, love, unity and having fun’ for those in […]

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ON THIS DATE NOV 9, 1993 WU TANG CLAN RELEASED THEIR DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM “ENTER THE WU-TANG (36 Chambers)

Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) is the debut studio album by American hip hop group Wu-Tang Clan, released on November 9, 1993, by Loud Records. Recording sessions took place during early-to-mid 1993 at Firehouse Studio in New York City, and the album was produced by the group’s de facto leader RZA. Its title originates from the martial arts films Enter the Dragon (1973) and The 36th Chamber […]

Read More ON THIS DATE NOV 9, 1993 WU TANG CLAN RELEASED THEIR DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM “ENTER THE WU-TANG (36 Chambers)

RAPPER KING VONKILLED IN ATLANTA SHOOTING DEAD AT 26 YEARS OF AGE. REPORTED BY TMZ

Reported by TMZ 11:12 AM PT — Authorities say King Von was NOT shot by Atlanta Police Department officers, contrary to rumors, and cops say investigators believe the rapper was shot during the initial shoot-out between the 2 groups, which happened before police responded and attempted to stop the shooting. Police also say King Von fled […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 5, 1996 2PAC RELEASED THE DON KILLUMINATI : THE 7 DAY THEORY

The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory (commonly shortened to The 7 Day Theory or Makaveli) is the fifth studio album by American rapper Tupac Shakur, credited as the alias Makaveli. It was released on November 5, 1996, almost two months after his death, and was released through Death Row Records and Interscope Records. It is his only album released under a new alternative stage name, Makaveli. […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 4, 1997 JAY-Z RELEASED IN MY LIFETIME VOL.1

In My Lifetime, Vol. 1 is the second studio album by American rapper Jay-Z, released on November 4, 1997, via Roc-A-Fella and Def Jam.[11] The album debuted at #3 on the US Billboard 200 chart and was certified Platinum by the RIAA.[12][13] The album sold over 138,000 copies in its first week. Professional Ratings The album features guest contributions by Lil’ Kim, Foxy Brown, Babyface, Blackstreet, Teddy Riley, Too $hort, and Puff Daddy. Producers for Reasonable Doubt such […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 4, 1997 RAKIM RELEASED HIS DEBUT SOLO ALBUM “THE 18TH LETTER”

The 18th Letter is the debut solo album of American emcee Rakim, released November 4, 1997, on Universal Records in the United States. The album features production by DJ Clark Kent, Pete Rock, Father Shaheed, Nick Wiz and DJ Premier.[1] It contains lyrical themes that concern the hip hop’s golden age, Rakim’s rapping prowess, and the state of hip hop.[2] Background BackgroundEdit It is his […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV, 4 2008, Q-TIP OF  A TRIBE CALLED QUEST RELEASED HIS SECOND SOLO ALBUM RENAISSANCE

The Renaissance is the second studio album by American hip hop artist Q-Tip, released November 4, 2008, on Universal Motown Records. The follow-up to his solo debut album, Amplified (1999), it was recorded after Q-Tip’s Kamaal the Abstract (2009) was initially shelved in 2002 by his former label Arista Records and his proposed effort Open was shelved by Universal Motown, both deemed commercially inadequate by the labels. The Renaissance was produced […]

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IT WAS ON THIS OCT 14, 1994 DATE SNOOP DOG RELEASED THE SOUNDTRACK & FILM “MURDER WAS THE CASE”

Murder Was the Case is a 1994 short film and soundtrack album starring and performed by Snoop Doggy Dogg. The 18 minute film was directed by Dr. Dre and Fab Five Freddy and chronicles the fictional death of Snoop Dogg and his resurrection after making a deal with the Devil. The film’s title comes from Snoop’s song of the same name from his debut […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE OCT 14, 1997 LL COOL J RELEASED HIS SEVENTH STUDIO ALBUM “PHENOMENON”

Phenomenon is the seventh studio album by rapper LL Cool J. After the success of his previous release Mr. Smith, the same basic principles are followed here, with several R&B-influenced tracks, and a couple of more hardcore rap tracks. The album was certified Platinum, unlike Mr. Smith, which was certified 2x Platinum. The album is executively produced by Sean “Puffy” Combs and therefore features production from his […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE 28 YEARS AGO NAS DROPPED HIS BREAKOUT DEBUT SINGLE “HALFTIME”

Halftime” is the 1992 debut single by American rapper Nas, released under his original moniker of Nasty Nas. It was originally recorded for the Zebrahead soundtrack album, released October 13, 1992, on Ruffhouse Records.[1] “Halftime” was produced by Large Professor and features samples of drums and vocals from “Schoolboy Crush” by Average White Band, horns from “Soul Traveling” by Gary Byrd, and the bassline from […]

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PAPER WORK ON MAX B SURFACED VIA GULLY TV

Let’s see where this going This is Hip Hop Raised Me The Blog!!!Where is about The Knowledge, The Culture, & The Lifestyle!!! Where we celebrate the 47 years of the youngest genre of music which is Hip Hop!!!HIP HOP RAISED ME!!!! ——————————————————–Posted based on the “fair use” statute/ act. Strictly for Non-Profit and entertainment purposes […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 24TH 1991 QUEENS HIP HOP GROUP RELEASED THEIR SECOND STUDIO ALBUM “LOW END THEORY”

The Low End Theory is the second studio album by American hip hop group A Tribe Called Quest, released on September 24, 1991, by Jive Records. Recording sessions for the album were held mostly at Battery Studios in New York City, from 1990 to 1991. Largely produced by group member Q-Tip, it is a departure from the group’s debut album, People’s Instinctive Travels and the […]

Read More IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 24TH 1991 QUEENS HIP HOP GROUP RELEASED THEIR SECOND STUDIO ALBUM “LOW END THEORY”

IT WAS ON THIS DATE, SEPT 24TH 1996 PHILADELPHIA HIP HOP BAND THE ROOTS RELEASED THEIR THIRD STUDIO ALBUM “ILLADELPH HALFLIFE”

Illadelph Halflife is the third studio album by American hip hop band the Roots, released September 24, 1996 on Geffen Records. It features a tougher and broader sound than their previous album, Do You Want More?!!!??! (1995). The album also contains integration of programmed drums and guest contributions by R&B musicians such as Amel Larrieux and D’Angelo, as well as jazz musicians such as David Murray, Steve Coleman, Cassandra Wilson, Graham Haynes. In 1998, the album […]

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Shooting at Moneybagg Yo Birthday party 1 person reported shot (Warning* Graphic Video)

Graphic Video surfaced the internet of a shooting at Moneybagg Yo Birthday party. 1 person reported shot This is Hip Hop Raised Me The Blog!!!Where is about The Knowledge, The Culture, & The Lifestyle!!! Where we celebrate the 47 years of the youngest genre of music which is Hip Hop!!!HIP HOP RAISED ME!!!! ——————————————————–Posted based […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 23 2003 OUTKAST RELEASED THEIR FIFTH STUDIO ALBUM “SPEAKERBOXXX/THELOVEBELOW”

Speakerboxxx/The Love Below is the fifth studio album by American hip hop duo Outkast. It was released on September 23, 2003, by LaFace Records. Issued as a double album, its playtime of more than two hours is distributed over solo albums from both of the group’s members. Big Boi’s Speakerboxxx is a Southern hip hop album with a P-Funk influence, while André 3000’s The Love Below features psychedelic, pop, funk, electro, and jazz styles Speakerboxxx demonstrated more social […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 22,1992 REDMAN DROPPED HIS DEBUT ALBUM “WHUT THE ALBUM

Whut? Thee Album is the debut studio album by American rapper Redman; it was released on September 22, 1992 by Rush Associated Labels and Chaos Recordings, a dimension of Columbia Records. While taking place at Ian London Studios, North Shore Soundworks and Power Play Studios, recording sessions began in 1991 and continued into 1992. The album heavily features production from mentor and fellow Hit Squad member Erick Sermon, as […]

Read More IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 22,1992 REDMAN DROPPED HIS DEBUT ALBUM “WHUT THE ALBUM

IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 22, 1992 HIP HOP PRODUCER & MC DIAMOND D RELEASED HIS DEBUT ALBUM “STUNTS, BLUNTS & HIP HOP”

Stunts, Blunts & Hip Hop is the debut album from hip hop producer-emcee Diamond D, released on September 22, 1992. The album features some of the earliest appearances from Diamond’s later D.I.T.C. partners Big L and Fat Joe, as well as his crew the Psychotic Neurotics. Although Diamond D handles the majority of the album’s production, other popular beat makers such as Large Professor, Q-Tip, Jazzy Jay, Showbiz and The […]

Read More IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 22, 1992 HIP HOP PRODUCER & MC DIAMOND D RELEASED HIS DEBUT ALBUM “STUNTS, BLUNTS & HIP HOP”

IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 22, 1992 HIP HOP DUO SHOWBIZ & A.G. RELEASED THEIR DEBUT ALBUM “RUNAWAY SLAVE”

Runaway Slave is the debut studio album by AMerican hip hop duo Showbiz and A.G.. It was released on September 22, 1992 via Payday/London Records. Production was primarily handled by Showbiz, with the help from fellow D.I.T.C. crew member Diamond D on a couple of tracks. It features guest appearances from Big L, DeShawn, Diamond D, Dres, Lord Finesse, and also includes many interludes between […]

Read More IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 22, 1992 HIP HOP DUO SHOWBIZ & A.G. RELEASED THEIR DEBUT ALBUM “RUNAWAY SLAVE”

IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 22,1998 TRICK DADDY RELEASED HIS SECOND STUDIO ALBUM WWW.THUG.COM

http://Www.thug.Com (stylized as www.thug.com) is the second studio album by rapper Trick Daddy, who previously released his debut album known at the time under the name as Trick Daddy Dollars and released after Based on a True Story. It was released on September 22, 1998 by Warlock Records and Slip-n-Slide Records. The album managed to peak at number thirty on the Billboard 200, the fifth-highest peak of […]

Read More IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 22,1998 TRICK DADDY RELEASED HIS SECOND STUDIO ALBUM WWW.THUG.COM

IT WAS ON THIS DATE, SEPT 20, 1988 JUICE CREW MEMBER MARLEY MARL RELEASED “IN CONTROL VOL.1”

In Control, Volume 1 is an album by hip hop producer Marley Marl of the Juice Crew, released September 20, 1988 on Cold Chillin’ Records.The album compiles ten studio recordings by Juice Crew members and artists affiliated with Marley Marl. It showcased his style of hip hop production and sampling at a time when he became one of the first super-producers in hip hop […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 20, 1994 CRAIG MACK RELEASED HIS DEBUT ALBUM PROJECT: FUNK DA WORLD

Project: Funk da World is the debut studio album by rapper Craig Mack, released September 20, 1994. The album was the second release on Bad Boy Records, following the Notorious B.I.G.’s Ready to Die by one week. Propelled by the success of the platinum RIAA-selling hit single “Flava in Ya Ear”, the album reached gold-RIAA sales status on February 22, 1995. “Flava in Ya […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 19 2006 LUPE FIASCO RELEASED HIS DEBUT ALBUM “FOOD & LIQUOR”

Originally, the album was reported to have debuted at number 12 on the Billboard 200; however, due to incomplete Nielsen SoundScan reports, the album actually debuted at number eight,even though the album had produced no top ten singles. The album received four Grammy Award nominations, including Grammy Award for Best Rap Album at the 49th Grammy Awards. “Daydreamin’”, featuring Jill Scott, won Best Urban/Alternative Song […]

Read More IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 19 2006 LUPE FIASCO RELEASED HIS DEBUT ALBUM “FOOD & LIQUOR”

IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 19TH 1989 BIG DADDY KANE RELEASED HIS SECOND FULL LENGTH ALBUM “IT’S A BIG DADDY THING

Professional Ratings BACKGROUND Unlike his debut album, which was solely produced by Marley Marl, Kane himself produced the majority of the album. Production was also provided by Prince Paul, Easy Mo Bee, Teddy Riley, Mister Cee, as well as Marley Marl. In character with his first album and many other albums of the day, It’s a Big Daddy Thing branches out into different styles, […]

Read More IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 19TH 1989 BIG DADDY KANE RELEASED HIS SECOND FULL LENGTH ALBUM “IT’S A BIG DADDY THING

IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 19, 2000 CAM’RON DROPPED HIS SECOND STUDIO ALBUM S.D.E

S.D.E. (Sports, Drugs & Entertainment) is the second studio album by Harlem rapper Cam’ron. The album was originally titled “The Rough, Rough, Rough Album” and was set for a 1999 release, however the project was pushed back to 2000 and many new songs were recorded. The album was finally released on September 19, 2000, by Epic Records.[3][4] It features guest appearances from Destiny’s Child, Noreaga, […]

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It was on this date Sept 17, 1991 Hip Hop Duo Nice & Smooth released thier Second Studio Album “Aint A Damn Thing Changed”

Ain’t a Damn Thing Changed is the second studio album by American hip-hop duo Nice & Smooth, released on September 17, 1991 via Rush Associated Labels and Columbia Records. Recording sessions took place at Unique Recording Studios and Power Play Studios in New York City. Production was handled primarily by Gregg Nice and Smooth Bee, except song “Paranoia” produced by Louie Vega. Ain’t a Damn Thing Changed spawned four singles: “Hip Hop […]

Read More It was on this date Sept 17, 1991 Hip Hop Duo Nice & Smooth released thier Second Studio Album “Aint A Damn Thing Changed”

IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 15, 2009 KID CUDI RELEASED HIS DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM “MAN ON THE MOON:THE END OF THE DAY

Man on the Moon: The End of Day is the debut studio album by American rapper Kid Cudi. It was released on September 15, 2009, through Dream On and GOOD Music, and distributed by Universal Motown Records. A concept album, narrated by fellow American rapper Common, it follows the release of his first mixtape A Kid Named Cudi (2008). Production was handled by […]

Read More IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 15, 2009 KID CUDI RELEASED HIS DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM “MAN ON THE MOON:THE END OF THE DAY

IT WAS ON THIS DATE, SEPT 11, 2001 JAY-Z RELEASED HIS SIXTH STUDIO ALBUM “THE BLUEPRINT”

The Blueprint is the sixth studio album by American rapper Jay-Z. It was released on September 11, 2001, by Roc-A-Fella Records and Def Jam Recordings. Its release was set a week earlier than initially planned in order to combat bootlegging. Recording sessions for the album took place during 2001 at Manhattan Center Studios and Baseline Studios in New York City. Contrasting the radio-friendly sound of Jay-Z’s […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 9, M.O.P RELEASED “ANTE UP” (ROBBIN-HOODZ THEORY) REMIX FEATURING BUSTA RHYMES, REMY MA, & TEFLON

Ante Up (Robbin-Hoodz Theory)” is a song by American hip hop duo M.O.P. from their fourth studio album Warriorz (2000). Seen as their breakthrough single, it was released in 2000 and reached number 7 on the UK Singles Chart. A remix of the song features Busta Rhymes, Remy Martin and Teflon.The remix CD includes an additional version which features Funkmaster Flex. Background and Compostion In an […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE, SEPT 8, 2009 JAY Z RELEASED HIS ELEVENTH STUDIO ALBUM “THE BLUEPRINT 3”

The Blueprint 3 is the eleventh studio album by American rapper Jay-Z, released September 8, 2009, on Roc Nation, through distribution from Asylum Records & Atlantic Records. It is the third Blueprint album, preceded by The Blueprint (2001) and The Blueprint2: The Gift & The Curse (2002). Production for the album took place during 2008 to 2009 at several recording studios and was handled by Kanye West, No I.D., The […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE, SEPT 8, 1998 CANIBUS RELEASED HIS DEBUT ALBUM “CAN-I-BUS

However, the album received mixed reviews. The beats, created mostly by Wyclef Jean, were criticized for their blandness and unoriginality (with a fair amount of the criticism coming from Canibus), but lyrically, the album was praised. Tower Records referred to Canibus as “one of the most innovative new MCs in hip-hop. With Can-I-Bus, the debut album, Canibus […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 5, 1989 HOLLIS QUEENS RAPPER YOUNG MC DROPS HIS DEBUT ALBUM ‘STONE COLD RHYMIN”

Stone Cold Rhymin is the debut album by rapper Young MC. It was released in 1989 on Delicious Vinyl and was later re-issued by Rhino Records. The album reached No. 9 on the Billboard Top Pop Albums chart. The third track, “Bust a Move”, was Young MC’s biggest hit and is his best-known song, reaching No. 7 on the Billboard Hot 100 and topping the charts in Australia.His follow-up single, “Principal’s […]

Read More IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 5, 1989 HOLLIS QUEENS RAPPER YOUNG MC DROPS HIS DEBUT ALBUM ‘STONE COLD RHYMIN”

IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 3, 1991 NAUGHTY BY NATURE RELEASED THEIR DEBUT ALBUM SELF TITLED “NAUGHTY BY NATURE”

Naughty by Nature is the self-titled debut album from Naughty by Nature, released on September 3, 1991 through Tommy Boy Records. It was a critical and commercial success, having been certified platinum on February 6, 1992, thanks in large part to the hit single, “O.P.P.”, which reached #6 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1991. The album is now out of […]

Read More IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT 3, 1991 NAUGHTY BY NATURE RELEASED THEIR DEBUT ALBUM SELF TITLED “NAUGHTY BY NATURE”

IT WAS ON THIS DATE, SEPT 2, 1997 MASTER P RELEASED GHETTO D

Ghetto D is the sixth studio album by American rapper Master P, released on September 2, 1997 on No Limit Records and Priority Records. Samples “Bourbons and Lacs” “Sexual Healing” by Marvin Gaye “Gangstas Need Love” “Missing You” by Diana Ross “Ghetto D” “Eric B. Is President” by Eric B. & Rakim “I Miss My Homies” “Brandy” by The O’Jays “Make Em’ Say Uhh!” “Apache” by Sugarhill Gang “Funkbox […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE SEPT, 1ST 1998 FAT JOE RELEASED “DON CARTEGENA”

Don Cartagena is the third studio album by American rapper Fat Joe. The album was released on September 1, 1998, by Terror Squad, Mystic, Big Beat and Atlantic Records. Don Cartagena debuted at #7 on the Billboard 200, selling 106,000 copies in the first week.[7] The album was certified Gold by the Recording Industry Association of America Professional Ratings Track listing No. Title Producer(s) Length 1.”Courtroom Intro” Mack 10 1:03 2.”The […]

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It was on this date, Aug 29, 2006 The Roots released “Game Theory”

Game Theory is the seventh studio album by American hip hop band The Roots, released August 29, 2006, on Def Jam Recordings. The group’s first release for the label after leaving Geffen Records, the album was recorded by the Roots mostly using the Apple-developed software application GarageBand. A darker, grittier album with minimal emphasis on hooks in comparison to their previous work, Game Theory features a stripped-down sound similar […]

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It was on this date Aug 29, 1995 Junior Mafia released their debut studio album “Conspiracy “

Conspiracy is the debut studio album by American hip hop group Junior M.A.F.I.A. (Including The Notorious B.I.G., Lil’ Cease, Trife and Larceny of The Snakes, Lil’ Kim, Nino Brown, Chico Del Vec, Kleptomaniac, Capone, and Bugsy). It was released on August 29, 1995 by Big Beat Records and Atlantic Records. The album is now out of print on physical formats, but is available to download or stream on […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE, AUG 28, 2007 RAPPER AESOP ROCK RELEASED HIS FIFTH STUDIO ALBUM “NONE SHALL PASS”

None Shall Pass is the fifth studio album by American hip hop artist Aesop Rock. It was released on Definitive Jux on August 28, 2007. MusicThe album features production by Blockhead, El-P, Rob Sonic, and Aesop Rock himself. Guest appearances include DJ Big Wiz, Cage, Breeze Brewin, El-P, Rob Sonic, and John Darnielle of The Mountain Goats. The album’s artwork was done by Jeremy Fish. ReleaseEditFollowing its release, None Shall Pass debuted […]

Read More IT WAS ON THIS DATE, AUG 28, 2007 RAPPER AESOP ROCK RELEASED HIS FIFTH STUDIO ALBUM “NONE SHALL PASS”

It was on this date Aug 27,1996 Outkast released “ATLiens”

ATLiens is the second studio album by American hip hop duo Outkast. It was released on August 27, 1996, by LaFace Records. From 1995 to 1996, OutKast recorded ATLiens in sessions at several Atlanta studios—Bosstown Recording Studios, Doppler Recording Studios, PatchWerk Recording Studio, Purple Dragon Studios, and Studio LaCoCo—as well as Chung King Recording Studio and Sound On Sound Recording in New York City The record features outer space-inspired […]

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It was on this date Aug 27, 1990 LL COOL J released his fourth studio album “Mama Said Knock You Out”

Mama Said Knock You Out is the fourth studio album by American rapper LL Cool J. It was produced mostly by Marley Marl and recorded at his “House of Hits” home studio in Chestnut Ridge and at Chung King House of Metal in New York City. After the disappointing reception of LL Cool’s 1989 album Walking with a Panther, Mama Said Knock You Out was released by Def Jam […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE, AUG 27TH, 1987 LEGENDARY SCOTT LA ROCK OF BOOGIE DOWN PRODUCTIONS PASSED AWAY.

Scott Monroe Sterling (March 2, 1962 – August 27, 1987), known by the stage name DJ Scott La Rock, was an American social worker, hip hop disc jockey, and music producer from the Bronx, New York. He was a founding member of the East Coast hip hop group Boogie Down Productions Early Life Scott Sterling was born on March 2, 1962, in […]

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It was on this date Aug 27, 1991 Biz Markie released his third Studio Album “I need a hair cut”

I Need a Haircut is the third studio album by Biz Markie. It was released on August 27, 1991, on Cold Chillin’/Warner Bros. Records and was produced by Biz Markie and his cousin Cool V. The album was a minor success, making it to #113 on the Billboard 200 and #44 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums; however, the album forever changed the hip-hop industry because […]

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It was on this date, Aug 25th, 1998 Lauryn Hill released ” her debut solo studio album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill

The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill is the debut solo album by American singer and rapper Lauryn Hill. It was released on August 25, 1998, by Ruffhouse Records and Columbia Records. The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill is a neo soul and R&B album with some songs based in hip hop soul and reggae. Its lyrics touch upon Hill’s pregnancy and the turmoil within her former group the Fugees, along with themes of love […]

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It was on this date 26yrs ago Aug 24th 1993 Tha Alkaholiks released their debut studio album”21 & Over”

21 & Over is the debut album by West Coast hip hop group, Tha Alkaholiks. It is highly praised, and has been described as “the quintessential West Coast party album.”[2] It has ten tracks, timed at only about 35 minutes, but it contains three singles, “Make Room,” “Likwit” and “Mary Jane.” None of these singles reached The Billboard Hot 100, but […]

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It was on this date, aug 24, 1999 The High & Mighty released their debut studio album “Home Field Advantage “

Home Field Advantage is the debut studio album by American hip hop group The High & Mighty. It was released on August 24, 1999 via Rawkus Records and was produced mostly by DJ Mighty Mi, but also featured production from Alchemist and Reef. It features guest appearances from Bobbito García, Cage, Defari, Eminem, Evidence, Kool Keith, Mad Skillz, Mos Def, Pharoahe Monch, Thirstin Howl III, What? What? and Wordsworth. The album peaked at number […]

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MACON, GA RAPPER FI CHIEF DROPS A NEW SONG ABOUT ACCOUNTABILITY ENTITLED “RUN INS” *Listen Below*

A child prodigy, whom began rapping at a very young age in which led to an opportunity to be apart of a rap group named Point Blank. Fi Chief’s talents got him a record deal with Jeezy’s then known as Young Jeezy label called Young Gunz Entertainment which eventually turned into Corporate Thugz Entertainment. Fi […]

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2PAC’S UNEARTHED POEM TO SALT-N-PEPA’S SALT DISPLAYS A DEEP PAIN

Cheryl “Salt” James has shared a never-before-seen poem sent to her by 2Pac from New York’s Clinton Correctional Facility in 1995. While serving his prison sentence for a sexual abuse conviction, the late rapper corresponded with the Salt-N-Pepa member via letters and penned a piece titled “4 What It’z Worth.” Well over two decades after his passing, Salt has unveiled […]

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2 CHAINZ, BIG SEAN & J. COLE JUST RACKED UP ON PLATINUM & GOLD PLAQUES

The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) had a ton of platinum and gold certifications to give out this week, making for some new plaques for some of the biggest names in the game. On Wednesday (August 19), Big Sean, 2 Chainz and J. Cole were among the names who racked up, each receiving certifications for multiple records. Sean saw […]

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ON THIS DATE, AUG 22, 2006 “THE SHINING” J DILLA’S THIRD STUDIO ALBUM

The Shining is the third studio album by American hip hop producer and rapper J Dilla, who died February 10, 2006. The Shining was incomplete at the time of J Dilla’s passing and was posthumously completed. Discounting the instrumental album Donuts, The Shining was the first full-length solo release by J Dilla (featuring newly recorded vocals) since Welcome 2 Detroit five years earlier, and as such was highly anticipated. It […]

Read More ON THIS DATE, AUG 22, 2006 “THE SHINING” J DILLA’S THIRD STUDIO ALBUM

Nas Drop New Album “Kings Disease” produced by Hitboy

God’s Son has returned to reclaim his throne.  Nas linked with Hit-Boy on his new album, titled King’s Disease. The project is exclusively produced by the beatmaker. The album released on Friday and is also executive produced by Hit-Boy, as well as Gabriel “G Code” Zardes.  Hit-Boy first teased the album with Nas when he dropped a preview of their work together during his hits battle […]

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PHARRELL WILLIAMS DROPPED A NEW SONG “ENTREPRENEUR” FT JAY Z STREAMING ON ALL PLATFORMS ACCOMPANIED BY A NEW VIDEO PROMOTING BLACK BUSINESSES & BLACK ENTREPRENEURS (Must Watch Below)

12 midnight Pharrell Williams dropped a new song called ” Entrepreneurs” featuring Jay Z. The visuals were not your typical rap video. This had a different approach. It showcased a number of Black Entrepreneurs and a brief backstory behind who they were. The video was Calmatic who also directed Lil Nas X “Old Town Road” […]

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It was on this date, Aug 21 2015 The posthumous album from Sean Price “Songs in the Key of Price” was released

As half of Heltah Skeltah, 1/8 of the Boot Camp Clik, and with a successful solo career in his own right, Sean Price (Brooklyn, NY) had a cult-like following, releasing critically acclaimed projects such as ‘Monkey Barz,’ ‘Jesus Price Supastar,’ and ‘Mic Tyson.’ Sadly, just two weeks before the schedule release of Songs In The Key Of […]

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On this date, Aug 21, 2007 Talib Kweli released his third studio album “EARDRUM”

Eardrum is the third studio album by American hip hop artist Talib Kweli. The album was released on August 21, 2007, by Blacksmith Records and Warner Bros. Records. The album features guest appearances from Res, Jean Grae, UGK, Raheem DeVaughn, Roy Ayers, Kanye West, Norah Jones, Coi Mattison, Lyfe Jennings, will.i.am, Sa-Ra, KRS-One, Musiq Soulchild, Strong Arm Steady, Sizzla, Justin Timberlake and Marsha Ambrosius Eardrum scored 73 out of 100 from Metacritic based on “generally favorable reviews” Some than most reviews are average or mixed: Uncut gave it […]

Read More On this date, Aug 21, 2007 Talib Kweli released his third studio album “EARDRUM”

Lauryn Hill Makes a Statement After Daughter Selah Marley Openly Spoke About Her Childhood Trauma

Lauryn Hill spoke up after her daughter Selah Marley publicly addressed her childhood trauma in their household on Instagram Live last Monday (Aug. 10).In the since-deleted IGTV video, the 20-year-old model detailed the dual long-term effects of her father, Rohan Marley, not being around a lot as well as her mother Hill physically disciplining her and her siblings. […]

Read More Lauryn Hill Makes a Statement After Daughter Selah Marley Openly Spoke About Her Childhood Trauma

Megan Thee Stallion takes to instagram live and says Tory lanes did indeed shoot her

Tory Lanez was arrested on The Sunday morning of July 12th following an argument that led to police finding a gun in his car, Billboard can confirm.According to TMZ, who first reported the news, police responded to a call of a disturbance outside of a Hollywood Hills home, where witnesses said people were arguing in an SUV before shots were […]

Read More Megan Thee Stallion takes to instagram live and says Tory lanes did indeed shoot her

It was on this date, Aug 20, 2002 THE CLIPSE Released their debut album “Lord Willing”

Lord Willin’ was the debut studio album by hip hop duo Clipse. The album was released on August 20, 2002 in the United States by Arista Records and Star Trak Entertainment. Recording sessions took place over a year, beginning in 2001. Production was handled by The NeptunesFollowing the shelving of their original debut studio album Exclusive Audio Footage by Elektra Records, long-time friends and collaborators The Neptunes signed […]

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ON THIS DATE, AUG 19, 2003 JUELZ SANTANA RELEASED HIS DEBUT ALBUM “FROM ME TO U”

From Me to U is the debut studio album by American hip hop recording artist Juelz Santana. The album was released on August 19, 2003, under Diplomat, Roc-A-Fella and Def Jam. The album was seen as the introspective introduction of the rapper to mainstream entertainment. Following appearances on various street mixtapes and the success of The Diplomats, Santana was the second member of the group to […]

Read More ON THIS DATE, AUG 19, 2003 JUELZ SANTANA RELEASED HIS DEBUT ALBUM “FROM ME TO U”

HIP HIP RAISED ME THE BLOG SALUTES AUG 19 HIP HOP BABIES

This is Hip Hop Raised Me The Blog!!! Where is about The Knowledge, The Culture, & The Lifestyle!!! Where we celebrate the 47 years of the youngest genre of music which is Hip Hop!!!HIP HOP RAISED ME!!!! ——————————————————–Posted based on the “fair use” statute/ act. Strictly for Non-Profit and entertainment purposes only.  Subject to copyrights( […]

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MATH HOFFA VS METHOD MAN

Battles were always apart of the Hip Hop culture. When Battle rap became trending it was always a question if Battle Rappers could out rap main stream artists. Then Hallow The Don called out Joe Buddens. Then Serious Jones returned to the URL to battle Math Hoffa which didnt end well. Then Cassidy vs Disaster […]

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ON THIS DATE AUG 19,1997 JEWELZ THE SECOND ALBUM BY O.C. WAS RELEASED.

Jewelz is the second album by the rapper O.C.. Unlike his debut, 1994’s Word…Life, Jewelz features a wider number of guest producers and rappers. Producer DJ Premier (who also oversaw and mixed other parts of the album) lends his hand on four songs, while Buckwild, Da Beatminerz and O.Gee all drop three songs each. D.I.T.C. members Showbiz and Lord Finesse each contribute one number and as the album was released the production was […]

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“GHETTO MILLIONAIRE” THE SECOND ALBUM FROM QUEEN’S, NEW YORK RAPPER ROYAL FLUSH

Ghetto Millionaire is the debut album by Royal Flush, released on August 19, 1997 through TVT Records.The album featured by production from various producers, including prominent hip-hop producers Da Beatminerz, L.E.S., Buckwild and Hi-Tek. The album reached No. 48 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and No. 30 on the Top Heatseekers chart[5] in Billboard magazine. The album spawned two charting singles, “Worldwide” and “Iced Down Medallions”, the latter of which […]

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“TRAP MUZIK” THE SECOND ALBUM BY T.I.

Trap Muzik is the second studio album by American rapper T.I., released on August 19, 2003, through Atlantic Records and his newly founded record label Grand Hustle Records. Due to the poor sales on T.I.’s debut album I’m Serious (2001), T.I. asked for a joint venture deal with Atlantic Records or he be released from his contract; he was subsequently dropped from the label. In 2003, T.I. launched […]

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Cardi B & Megan The Stallion’s Song W.A.P reaches No.1 on Billboard 100

Cardi B & Megan Thee Stallion’s song W.A.P has been trending everywhere & music alike have been talking about this sexy and straightforward video the two sex symbols have put out.. Cardi B took to instagram in excitement as she announced her fourth Single to reach No.1 on The Billboard 100 This is @hiphopraisedmetheblog Where Its […]

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE AUG 17, 1999 MOBB DEEP RELEASED MURDA MUZIK!!

Murda Muzik is the fourth studio album by Mobb Deep, which was released on August 17, 1999.  It features one of the group’s best-known tracks, “Quiet Storm.” It is also the duo’s most commercially successful album to date, for shipping over 1 million copies in the United States and was certified Platinum by the RIAA on October 26, 1999, […]

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STRESS: THE EXTINCTION AGENDA!! THE SECOND STUDIO ALBUM BY ORGANIZED KONFUSION

Stress: The Extinction Agenda is the second full-length album by Queens hip hop duo Organized Konfusion, released on August 16, 1994, on Hollywood BASIC.The group went outside its past self-production and got help from future star producers Buckwild and Rockwilder. The album features O.C. and A Tribe Called Quest’s Q-Tip. The album’s tone is generally darker than that of its predecessor, with subject matter falling under the album’s […]

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On this date Aug 14 2007 BOOT CAMP CLIK Released their Fourth studio album “Casualties of War”

Casualties of War is the fourth studio album by Hip Hop supergroup Boot Camp Clik, released on August 14, 2007 through Duck Down Records. The album is compiled of leftover tracks recorded for the group’s 2006 album The Last Stand. Casualties of War features seven members of the group’s “Great 8”, Buckshot, Smif-N-Wessun (Tek and Steele), Heltah Skeltah (Sean Price and Rock) and Starang Wondah and Top Dog of O.G.C., with Louieville Sluggah being the only absent member. The […]

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On this date Aug 14, 1990 NWA released “100 Miles & Runnin”

100 Miles and Runnin’ is the debut and only EP from the American gangsta rap group N.W.A since its national debut in 1988.[a] Released on August 14, 1990, this EP of five tracks reflects an evolution of N.W.A’s sound, more layered than previously, and centers on the single “100 Miles and Runnin’. Two tracks, “100 Miles” and “Real Niggaz,” incidentally incited N.W.A’s feud […]

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HIP HOP RAISED ME THE BLOG SALUTE AUG 12 HIP HOP BABY, DEL THE FUNKY HOMOSAPIEN!!

Teren Delvon Jones (born August 12, 1972),better known by his stage name Del the Funky Homosapien (sometimes stylised as Del Tha Funkee Homosapien) or Sir DZL, is an American rapper, record producer, songwriter, and singer. 1990–1997: Early life and beginnings Born in Oakland, California, he is the cousin of seminal west coast rapper Ice Cube, and began his career writing lyrics for Ice Cube’s group Da […]

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HIP HOP RAISED ME THE BLOG SALUTE AUG 12, HIP HOP BABY SIR MIX ALOT

Anthony L. Ray (born August 12, 1963), better known by his stage name Sir Mix-a-Lot, is an American rapper, songwriter, and recording producer. He is best known for his 1992 hit song “Baby Got Back”, which peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100.Anthony Ray was born on August 12, 1963, in Auburn, Washington, a suburb of Seattle, and […]

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VIOLATOR: The Album

It was on this date Violator: The Album is a hip-hop/R&B compilation album, released on August 10, 1999 by @defjam  It was the first release through the imprint @violatorsunlimited, a spin-off of @monascottyoung  & Chris Lighty’s Violator Management company. A number of then-Violator Management clients and associates appear on the album, among them @qtiptheabstract  @bustarhymes  and @therealnoreaga .The LP features production from @thebeatnuts @djscratch @diamondditc […]

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Privy Life Music Group & Boyz Life Entertainment presents.. “95’Vibes”- by QU AMAZEN MOST & BOTTEMLINE!!!!!!!!!

QU Amazen Most & Bottemline are two veteran Queens NY mc’s who both have been grinding independently on the underground NYC circuit. In early 2018 the two artist from seperate indie labels dropped a series of freestyles which eventually led to a joint album entitled “95 VIBES”.Released mid July of 2020 this project contains 15 original produced tracks […]

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AUG 6TH, 1988 YO.. MTV RAPS DEBUT ON MTV NETWORK

Yo! MTV Raps is a two-hour television music video program, which first aired on MTV Europe from 1987 to mid-90s and on MTV US from August 1988 to August 1995. The program (created by Ted Demme and Peter Dougherty) was the first hip hop music show on the network, based on the original MTV Europe show, aired one year earlier. Yo! MTV Raps produced a mix of rap videos, interviews with […]

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Jay Z’s RocNation & LIU opens School, Music, & Entertainment in Brooklyn

In the latest mogul move from Jay-Z, the hip hop icon and activist has teamed up with Long Island University through his company, Roc Nation, to launch the Roc Nation School of Music, Sports, & Entertainment. According to StarTribune, the school will be located in Jay’s hometown of Brooklyn and offer undergraduate programs in a wide variety […]

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CHRIS RIVERS TAKES TO INSTAGRAM TO ADDRESS HE IS NO LONGER ANSWERING QUESTIONS ABOUT HIS FATHER. BIG PUN OR FAT JOE Or TERROR SQUAD.

Recently Chris Rivers the son of the late great Big Pun took to instagram to warn journalists, interviewers alike. That is no longer answering questions about his father Big Pun or Fat Joe. He feels he’s been answering the same questions since the beginning of his career only for his words to be edited or […]

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“DA GAME IS TO BE SOLD, NOT TO BE TOLD” SNOOP DOGG’S THIRD SOLO ALBUM

Da Game Is to Be Sold, Not to Be Told is the third studio album by American rapper Snoop Dogg; it was released by No Limit Records on August 4, 1998 in the United States. It is his first album following his departure from Death Row Records in early 1998. It was also his first album to be released under a slight change to […]

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