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22 October 2021

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Wu Tang Clan “Method Man” (1993)

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“Method Man” is the B-side to the single “Protect Ya Neck” from the critically acclaimed debut album by the Wu-Tang Clan titled Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers). It was a solo track for the first successful solo star of the Wu-Tang Clan, Method Man. The song was chosen for The Source magazine 100 best rap singles. […]

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15 October 2021

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MC Lyte “Cha Cha Cha” (1989)

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Cha Cha Cha is a single from MC Lyte‘s second album Eyes on This. It was released on July 3, 1989. MC Lyte was only 18 when she made the song. The song contains a sample of “Rockin’ It” by The Fearless Four.   The song stayed 18 weeks on the recently created Billboard Hot Rap Singles and […]

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6 October 2021

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Naughty By Nature “Hip Hop Hooray” (1993)

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“Hip Hop Hooray” is one of the biggest hits from Naughty By Nature. The song spent one week at number one on the US R&B chart and reached number eight on the US Pop chart. It contains samples from “Funky President” by James Brown, “Don’t Change Your Love” by Five Stairsteps, “Make Me Say it […]

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28 September 2021

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Naughty By Nature “O.P.P.” (1991)

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“O.P.P.” was released in August 1991 as the lead single from Naughty By Nature‘s self-titled album Naughty by Nature. The song was one of the first rap songs to become a pop hit when it reached number 6 in the U.S. and number 35 in the UK in 1991. Its declaration, “Down Wit’ OPP” was a […]

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25 September 2021

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Public Enemy “Brothers Gonna Work It Out” (1990)

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“Brothers Gonna Work It Out” is the fourth single released off Public Enemy’s third album Fear of a Black Planet. Fear of a Black Planet is the third studio album by Public Enemy. It was released on April 10, 1990, by Def Jam Recordings and Columbia Records, and produced by the group’s production team The Bomb Squad, who expanded on the sample-layered […]

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23 September 2021

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Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five “It’s Nasty” (1981)

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“It’s Nasty” is the first single released off The Message, the debut studio album of Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five. “It’s Nasty” was released in 1981. The Message was released in October 1982 by Sugar Hill Records. It was the only album released while the group’s original line-up was together. The album charted at number 53 […]

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22 September 2021

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Stop The Violence Movement – “Self Destruction” (1989)

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The Stop the Violence Movement was started by KRS-One in 1989 in response to violence in the Hip Hop and African American communities. In 1988, during a concert by Boogie Down Productions and Public Enemy, a young fan was killed in a fight. The killing occurred shortly after Scott La Rock, a founding member of Boogie […]

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16 September 2021

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2Pac “Dear Mama” (1995)

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“Dear Mama”, released on February 21, 1995, is the lead single from 2Pac‘s third studio album, Me Against the World (1995). The song is a tribute to his mother, Afeni Shakur. In the song, Shakur details his childhood poverty and his mother’s addiction to crack cocaine, but argues that his love and deep respect for […]

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5 September 2021

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Outkast – Two Dope Boyz (In A Cadillac) (1996)

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OutKast have shared a new video for their 1996 single “Two Dope Boyz (In a Cadillac)”, as part of their marking of the 25th anniversary of their classic second album ATLiens. ATLiens is the second studio album by OutKast. It was released on August 27, 1996, by LaFace Records. From 1995 to 1996, OutKast recorded ATLiens in sessions at several Atlanta […]

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1 September 2021

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Lord Finesse “Return Of The Funky Man” (1992)

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Return of the Funky Man is the first single of Lord Finesse‘s second album with the same title. In 1991, Finesse split from his former partner DJ Mike Smooth, and his former record label, Wild Pitch Records, to release his first solo effort. Return of the Funky Man, which featured production from Finesse’s D.I.T.C. partners […]

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