Snoop Dogg Rhythm & Gangsta Released 15 Years Ago

As we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the release for The Chronic 2001, Snoop Dogg has an anniversary also. 15 years ago today, Snoop Dogg dropped R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece. This was Snoop’s 7th solo album and his second project on his own label. The first single was a classic track featuring Pharrell called Drop It Likes It’s Hot. The Neptunes produced a lot of Snoop because this album was also a part of their Star Trak label. Drop It Like It’s Hot went gold and the ringtone went double platinum. The reason I’m ... [read more]

Destiny’s Child Release Destiny Fulfilled 15 Years Ago

We all know that Beyoncé has become one of the most recognizable singers in the world. Beyoncé have gone on to reach iconic status. Before that, her group Destiny’s Child was looked at as the new TLC. 15 years ago today, Destiny’s Child released their fifth and final album, Destiny Fulfilled. Destiny Fulfilled was a great way for them to go out as the album reached triple platinum status. Lose My Breath was their first single and it was released a couple months before the album dropped. The up-tempo track went gold and helped build anticipation ... [read more]

Dr. Dre Chronic 2001 Released 20 Years Ago Today

The Chronic has been called one of the greatest hip hop albums of all-time. When the Chronic came out, it seemed like it changed hip hop and moved it in another direction. The production on the album was top-notched and made Death Row Records. The album ushered in a great of young stars like Snoop Dogg, Tha Dogg Pound and many others. 7 years later, Dr. Dre released the follow-up, Chronic 2001 and through his label this time. Did Chronic 2001 eclipse the original Chronic album? In my opinion, it’ll be really hard to duplicate that album. The ... [read more]

CrazySexyCool Released by the Legendary TLC 25 Years Ago

TLC is one of the more legendary groups to ever be a part of the music business. Unfortunately, one of their members Left Eye lost her life over 17 years ago. TLC put out some classic music during their time together. CrazySexyCool is their iconic album and it was released 25 years ago. CrazySexyCool is one of the greatest albums to ever been put out. The legendary album went on to sell over 14 million records worldwide. CrazySexyCool still holds the record was biggest selling album by a girl’s group. Creep was their first single and it was ... [read more]

Tical from Method Man Released 25 Years Ago Today

When the Wu-Tang Clan dropped their first album, a lot of people gravitated to Method Man. Method Man was my favorite from the Wu-Tang Clan and I couldn’t wait for some solo material. 25 years ago today, Method Man dropped his solo debut, Tical. Before the album was released, Method dropped his first single Bring the Pain. Bring the Pain was a straight classic and that Wu Tang music we all loved. Bring the Pain helped Tical to go platinum and making Method Man an instant star. Method Man released another single, Release Yo’ Delf and it didn’t ... [read more]

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